A Vicksburg man accused of killing his 62-year-old girlfriend in May 2016 has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty in Warren County Circuit Court to second-degree murder in her death.
World War II veterans Herbert Jackson, 100, and Robert Joseph Jefferson, 95, were presented with honorary high school diplomas as both joined the U.S. Army before completing high school.
Sam Kendricks was named the 2017 Jesse Owens Athlete of the Year, earning him the distinction of America’s top male track and field athlete.
The hospital began moving 79 patients over to the new facility at 5 a.m. By 11 a.m., all patients were in their rooms at the new hospital.
More than a half-century after hundreds of black Natchezians faced unjust imprisonment, the city plans to memorialize those involved in the infamous ordeal.
The Tallulah Academy junior is one of the country’s top young equestrian riders, and recently committed to compete for Texas A&M as part of its 2019 signing class.
After getting out of the nuclear industry and selling his business, Dale Jennings wanted a project in downtown Vicksburg. The Mississippi Barbecue Company was born.