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Opinion

Pushing income tax elimination uphill

In Greek mythology, Sisyphus was doomed to an eternity of pushing a boulder uphill. Modern proponents of state-based tax reform can relate. A failed experiment ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:51 pm

Opinion

Voting machine search a political minefield

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — If Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin needed another indication about the politically dicey nature of his work to replace Louisiana’s ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:47 pm

Courthouse Records

Courthouse records: March 2, 2021

Adams County Feb. 22-25 Civil suits: Estate of Bessie Mae Miller. Tarran Ivory v. Adrevanna N. Glenn. Divorces: Willie Mae Abernathy v. Lorenzo Abernathy. Princess ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 6:58 pm

Courthouse Records

Court case conclusions: March 2, 2021

Adams County Justice Court Cases — End Results Week of Feb. 22-25: Douglas Williams charged with possession of a Schedule I controlled substance: marijuana with ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 6:56 pm

Crime Reports

Crime Reports: March 2, 2021

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Sunday, Feb. 28: Ronnie Carroll Cox, 44, 40 Springfield Road, Natchez, on charge of DUI – refusal to submit to ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 6:53 pm

News

Forbes calls Natchez No. 5 in “Top 10 Best Places In America” to avoid pandemic

NATCHEZ — Natchez was number five in a Forbes.com article by Peter Lane Taylor called, “The Top Ten Best Places In America To Travel Right ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 3:21 pm

COVID-19

Gov. Reeves lessens COVID-19 restrictions

JACKSON — Governor Tate Reeves signed Executive Order 1549 Tuesday lessening the mandatory restrictions meant to curb the spread of COVID-19. This order will go ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 3:00 pm

Obituaries

Ronnie Lee Mizell Sr.

Oct. 25, 1950 – Feb. 26, 2021 NATCHEZ — Services for Ronnie Lee Mizell Sr., 70, of Natchez who died Friday, February 26, 2021 in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 2:35 pm

Obituaries

John Martin Rodriguez

April 25, 1946 – Feb. 25, 2021 NATCHEZ — Services for John “Johnny” Martin Rodriguez, 74, of Natchez who died Thursday, February 25, 2021 in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 2:34 pm

Obituaries

Annie Augustine Randall Adams

June 27, 1941 – Feb. 22, 2021 NATCHEZ — Services for Annie Augustine Randall Adams, 79, of Natchez, who died Monday, February 22, 2021 in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 2:27 pm

Obituaries

Ronnie L. Mizell Sr.

Oct. 25, 1950 – Feb. 26, 2021 NATCHEZ — Services for Ronnie L. Mizell Sr., 70, of Natchez who died Friday, February 26, 2021 in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 8:35 pm

Obituaries

Donna Cascio Maroon

June 26, 1948 – Feb. 26, 2021 A reception honoring the life of Donna Cascio Maroon was Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at Young’s Funeral Home ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 8:34 pm

Obituaries

James Gary Book

June 28, 1955 – Feb. 27, 2021 MONTEREY — Graveside services for James Gary Book, 65, of Monterey, will be held at New Era Baptist ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 8:33 pm

Obituaries

Leroy Robinson

FAYETTE — Funeral arrangements for Leroy Robinson, 83, of Lorman, who died Saturday, February 27, 2021 in Fayette, are incomplete at West Gate Funeral Home, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 8:33 pm

Obituaries

Herman Rufus Bernard Jr.

NATCHEZ — Herman Rufus Bernard Jr., 62, of Natchez, passed away Tuesday, February 22, 2021. He is affectionately known by his family and peers alike ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 8:31 pm

Obituaries

Pamela Lorraine Fitzgerald-Williams

May 2, 1957 – Feb. 18, 2021 NATCHEZ — Funeral services for Pamela Lorraine Fitzgerald-Williams, 63, of Natchez, who departed her earthly life on February ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 8:30 pm

Obituaries

Donna Cascio Maroon

June 26, 1948 – Feb. 26, 2021 A reception honoring the life of Donna Cascio Maroon will be Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at Young’s Funeral ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 10:13 am

Obituaries

James Gary Book

June 28, 1955 – Feb. 27, 2021 MONTEREY — Graveside services for James Gary Book, 65, of Monterey, will be held at New Era Baptist ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 10:11 am

Obituaries

Leroy Robinson

FAYETTE — Funeral arrangements for Leroy Robinson, 83, of Lorman, who died Saturday, February 27, 2021 in Fayette, are incomplete at West Gate Funeral Home, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 1, 2021 10:07 am

News

J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson & ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, February 27, 2021 8:24 pm

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