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Jenkins a great choice for Chamber’s top job

The Natchez-Adams Chamber of Commerce selection committee did a great job when it chose Lyn Fortenbery Jenkins to replace Debbie Hudson Germany as president and ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, May 22, 2022 6:02 am


People are loud until it’s their turn to speak up

One word can be used to sum up the listening session hosted by the Natchez Adams School District Board of Trustees during their meeting on ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Friday, May 20, 2022 12:00 am


Acquisition of the Guest House a point of pride for us all

We are always pleased when investors from out of the area choose to take a chance on Natchez. Our city, which welcomes hundreds of thousands ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Wednesday, May 18, 2022 5:20 am


Nothing like the good old days

Ah, to be young again and experience the good old days of high school. Maybe not so much the bumping shoulders walking through hallways, slamming ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Saturday, May 14, 2022 6:06 pm


Morgantown Road, county jail should be top priorities

Adams County officials have said repeatedly that Morgantown Road is top of mind, as it should be. The road is highly-traveled by regular and school ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Saturday, May 7, 2022 9:00 am


Thanks to you, a tragic story has a happy ending

Our hearts were saddened at the loss of “Mama Dog” who roamed Natchez streets. Her life was needlessly difficult, living by handouts from those who ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, May 1, 2022 4:00 pm


Gov. embarrasses us all with Confederate Heritage Month proclamation, again

Other Opinion On April 8, Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves proclaimed April as Confederate Heritage Month, as he has in each of the three years since ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Thursday, April 28, 2022 9:00 am


School board has difficult decisions ahead

We need to keep an open mind as the Natchez-Adams County School Board works through the challenges of choosing what schools, if any, should close ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Monday, April 25, 2022 6:50 am


Treasure the light of Christ today and every day

“Why do you seek the living among the dead? He is not here, but he has risen.” Luke 24:5   As dawn breaks on Easter ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, April 17, 2022 11:27 pm

Business Main

OPPORTUNITY AWAITS: Meet Congressman and learn how to start a new business at Alcorn Natchez event

Thursday is an important day in Natchez. It’s the day the Alcorn State University’s Women’s Business Center will hold its grand opening celebration on Alcorn’s ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, April 10, 2022 8:59 pm


Our opinion: It’s time to sing a new tune, Mississippi

Will “Go, Mississippi” finally be gone? It seems likely to happen, assuming state lawmakers can agree on the makeup of a committee to address the ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, April 3, 2022 8:04 pm


Biden policy on American oil production makes no sense

It seems ironic that the Biden Administration is begging foreign governments to produce more oil for our country, while refusing to open up new areas ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, March 20, 2022 9:53 am


Airport project perched for takeoff

A recent air study shows more than 800 people a week are buying airline tickets and flying out of other airports when they could be ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Saturday, February 19, 2022 9:00 am


How do we move forward as a community?

Last week Natchez Mayor Dan Gibson claimed The Democrat’s coverage of crime in our city and those residents who have questioned the city’s response to ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Saturday, January 29, 2022 2:30 pm


Take time now to prepare for emergencies

Our seasons in Mississippi have been unusual to say the least for several years. They seem to have shifted some. The cause of that, we ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Wednesday, January 12, 2022 4:39 pm


It may not be just a head cold

People everywhere are testing positive with COVID-19 with varying degrees of sickness. Some cases could easily pass for a common cold while others have experienced ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Saturday, January 8, 2022 10:00 am


Be a blessing with what you have

Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury. Many rich people ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, December 26, 2021 1:46 pm


The birth of Jesus is reason to celebrate

Amid the pageantries and the buying of gifts during Christmas, it is sometimes easy to forget that the reason we are celebrating is a Savior ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, December 26, 2021 1:43 pm


Do what you love, you’ll never work a day

Nothing says “I love working here” like spending over 50 years in one place. For David Webb, it will be 55 years exactly on the ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, December 12, 2021 10:00 am


New variant a reminder that coronavirus is here to stay

First there was Delta. Now we have Omicron. A group of World Health Organization leaders announced on Friday that a new coronavirus variant, dubbed “omicron,” ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, November 28, 2021 6:00 am

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