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GALLERY: New school year begins for Miss Lou schools

By MAIA BRONFMAN and SABRINA ROBERTSON The Natchez Democrat VIDALIA, La. — Cathedral elementary and high schoolers began ...

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The Dart: A traveling nurse briefly home

By MAIA BRONFMAN NATCHEZ — On a bench at Natchez Under-the-hill, Cole Bradford and his two children, Ella ...

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Scarcity at Stewpot

BY MAIA BRONFMAN The scarcity that you might see at the grocery store is increased exponentially at the ...

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UPDATE: NASD enrollment escalates, still 245 students shy of last year

NATCHEZ — Enrollment for Natchez Adams School District has escalated closer to the district’s expected enrollment of approximately ...

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Chief: Officer-involved shooting details not released pending MBI probe

NATCHEZ — Authorities have declined to release details about a July 18 incident in which a woman with ...

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One arrested for escaping from correctional facility, 2 more wanted for escape

  FERRIDAY, La. — Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested one of three inmates who managed to escape the ...

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America’s Got Talent stars, Drive-by Truckers and more to appear at Natchez Balloon Festival 2022

NATCHEZ — It’s a happy coincidence that one of the bands scheduled to appear in the music lineup ...

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VIDEO: Back to School for scenes from Adams County Christian School and Vidalia Upper Elementary

By MAIA BRONFMAN and SABRINA ROBERTSON The video above includes images from the first day back to school ...

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Bat infestation delays start of school at Vidalia Lower Elementary

VIDALIA, La. — Concordia Parish public schools are to start the 2022-23 school year today, but Vidalia Lower ...

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UPDATE: Corrections employee charged with malfeasance connected to 3 inmates escaping from jail

FERRIDAY, La. — A former Concordia Parish Corrections Facility I employee was arrested Monday and is charged with ...

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‘A VOICE FOR THE PEOPLE;’ Police Jury member Yearby remembered for being outspoken

VIDALIA, La. — When Willie Douglas “Bill” Yearby ran for Concordia Parish Police Juror in District 2 in ...

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School back in session, but where are all the students? NASD enrollment numbers down by 700

NATCHEZ — Natchez Adams School District started the 2022-23 school year last week in full swing with few ...

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Saratoga Gaming hopes to close on Magnolia Bluffs Casino purchase in last quarter of this year, official tells Rotarians

NATCHEZ — Skip Carlson, vice president of external affairs at Saratoga Gaming, introduced himself and his company to ...

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Police Jury member Yearby, ‘A strong voice on the board,’ dies at 72

For the latest on this story, click here. VIDALIA, La. — Willie Douglas “Bill” Yearby, 72, who was ...

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GALLERY: Law enforcement, first responders lead motorcade to celebrate National Night Out

BY MAIA BRONFMAN NATCHEZ — Natchez Fire Chief Robert Arrington said National Night Out has been happening since ...

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State official says suspect identified in bomb threats last week

NATCHEZ — A suspect has been identified in the case of at least 12 bomb threats made Thursday ...

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Law enforcement seeking 3 who escaped from Concordia Parish Corrections Facility

FERRIDAY, La. — At approximately 1:30 am Monday, three pre-trial inmates walked away from Concordia Parish Corrections Facility ...

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Nearly $10K reward offered for information on May 2020 double homicide; one indictment served

NATCHEZ — One indictment has been served in a May 2020 double homicide case that law enforcement believes ...

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Annual invasion of armyworms delayed, keep an eye out

STARKVILLE — Mississippi pastures, hay fields and lawns are threatened annually by fall armyworms, and close observation and ...

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Supervisors to discuss road and recreation bonds during Wednesday meeting

NATCHEZ — The Adams County Board of Supervisors is planning to map out their planned uses for two ...

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