Shady Lawn need your help for Valentines Day

Shady Lawn Nursing home is looking for your help to celebrate valentines day with the residents. In a recent Facebook post, Pamela Stevenson shared the nursing home would be accepting donations for 75 teddy bears that would go along with their valentines day basket.  Each year the nursing home celebrates holidays with the residents to […]

Don’t forget: Second Saturday in Vicksburg

The City of Vicksburg is hosting it’s monthly “Second Saturday” downtown. The event will feature music by Kevin Lewis and “Charade Unplugged Rob and Dirty D”. Lewis will be performing at the Chopping Block from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Charade will also be performing during the same time at the Crawford Street Stage. Participating […]

Academy of Innovation is looking for new students for 2022-23 school year

Leaders with the Vicksburg Warren School District are getting a head start and are looking to add new students to it’s roster at the Academy of Innovation.  Applications are now available online. Those who are already enrolled as 7th grade students at Academy of Innovation do not need to reapply for the 8th grade. The […]

Owner celebrates 40th birthday and grand opening of A Timeless Event Suite

For the last several years Dawn Heads says this dream has been been in the making. After decorating for several years, Dawn set a goal for herself earlier this year to be the owner of an event venue. That goal has now become a reality today.  The business is open to offer items that help […]

Local business owner Felicia Colenburg donates personal items to Heritage House

It is still the season of giving for many. Felicia Colenburg, owner of Elite Body Polar recently donated personal items to the residents at Heritage nursing home. Colenburg says she “wanted to give back to aid the elderly individuals who are no longer able to care for themselves”. Those donations included things like fuzzy socks, […]

Former Vicksburg High School dancer to host dance workshop

Former Vicksburg High School Gator girl, Taylor Coffee, is hosting “Dancing with Tay”, a free dance camp for participants interested in the Vicksburg and surrounding areas. The camp will be Jan. 8 at the Jackson Street Community Center located at 923 Walnut Street. Those interested in participating are asked to register by clicking here.   […]

Executive order issued from Jackson mayor to close City Hall, non-essential offices

Jackson City Hall and non-essential city offices will be closed from Dec. 29 to Jan. 6. Jackson Mayor Chokwe A. Lumumba put the order into place to prevent the spread of coronavirus variants. Mayor Lumumba said in a statement, “The infectious spread of COVID-19 through both the Delta and Omicron variants has continued and dramatically […]