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Restaurant keeps crawfish, customers coming

Steam rises as Dorothy “D” Jones stirs a boiling pot of crawfish as Zydeco music plays at C&M Crawfish in Vidalia. C&M owner Shannon Melton ... Read more

1 day ago by Hunter Cloud.

Spring is busy season for parish crawfish farm

Bo Mahony and Koepp Lanehart circle crawfish ponds to grab crawfish traps and dump their catch into plastic tubs in their boats each day at ... Read more

1 day ago by Hunter Cloud.

Jobs everywhere but few workers to fill them

NATCHEZ — Business is booming at The Donut  Shop. Owner Jason Tyson said his business doubled, then tripled during the year of COVID. “We would ... Read more

3 days ago by Jan Griffey.

Natchez artist opens mobile-making studio amid pandemic

NATCHEZ — Carolyn Weir has a unique craft that no one else in Natchez has and only a few people in the country have. She ... Read more

3 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Hosemann won’t close door to Medicaid expansion in Mississippi

NATCHEZ — Mississippi Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann isn’t closing the door on Medicaid expansion in Mississippi. Hosemann was in Natchez Wednesday morning to meet with ... Read more

5 days ago by Jan Griffey.

Castle restaurant at Dunleith opens soon

NATCHEZ — The Castle restaurant at Dunleith looks to open soon with far more than a “dusted-off” version of the venue locals know and love, ... Read more

1 week ago by Sabrina Robertson.

ArtsNatchez names ‘Artist of the Month’ to be featured in exhibition

NATCHEZ — ArtsNatchez has announced Diane Penfield as its April “Artist of the Month.” Penfield has been painting since the early 1980 and, during her ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Callaway joins JKS as engineer in training

Wesley Callaway has joined Jordan, Kaiser & Sessions as an engineer in training. Callaway, a native of Natchez, is a 2014 graduate of Cathedral High ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Clinic receives ‘Going the Distance’ award

CENTREVILLE – Field Health System’s Wound Care Center on Mississippi Highway 178 in Centreville earned the 2020 Going the Distance award issued by RestorixHealth, an ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Wonderland in Natchez: New business takes off in pandemic

NATCHEZ — In the midst of a worldwide pandemic Olivina Boutique at 411 Franklin Street — a “magical wonderland” where anything can happen — opened ... Read more

1 month ago by Sabrina Robertson.

New chicken tender restaurant coming to Natchez

Editor’s note: A previous version of this story erroneously specified the location for Huey Magoo’s restaurant in Natchez. Below is the corrected version. We regret ... Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

New machinery introduced at Natchez countertop business

NATCHEZ — Slowly but surely, a brand new 20,000-pound machine was moved by crane inch by inch into The Rock Shop on John R. Junkin ... Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Businesses impacted by severe winter weather

Story by Hunter Cloud and Sabrina Robertson The once packed Dianne’s Frame Shop on John R. Junkin Drive stood empty of everything except a few ... Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Business update: Some stores back open after closing due to weather

Some businesses and grocery stores are back open after closing due to weather conditions. Still, many businesses and public facilities in the Miss-Lou remain closed. ... Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Many businesses closed due to hazardous road conditions

Due to the accumulation of ice and snow on roads, many businesses and public facilities in the Miss-Lou will be closed today. Natchez and Vidalia ... Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Karla Brown to host open house at new business location

NATCHEZ — Karla Brown, of “Downtown Karla Brown” shuttle and tour service, started the new year at a new office at 512 Franklin Street. To ... Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

C-Spire announces $1 billion investment in Mississippi, Alabama to speed deployment of 5G, fiber broadband

RIDGELAND – C Spire is ramping up an unprecedented growth project with a $1 billion investment over the next three years – the largest capital ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Smoke damage temporarily curtails lodging at Guest House, but restaurant remains open

Midnight Dec. 31, 2020, ushered in a new year and a headache for Sean and Rachel Casey, owners of The Guest House, located at the ... Read more

4 months ago by Jan Griffey.

Vidalia Mills gears up for fabric demand

VIDALIA — Vidalia Mills recently laid off approximately 40 of its employees temporarily as the company works to meet market demands, factory officials said. Read more

5 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Natchez mayor: Titan Tire plant to remain open to industrial prospects

NATCHEZ — City officials have backed off a plan to utilize the the former Titan Tire plant as a workforce development center to keep the ... Read more

5 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

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