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Vicksburg, Mississippi is located in Warren County. Zip codes in Vicksburg, MS include 39180, 39182, and 39183. The median home price in Vicksburg is $145,900. More Vicksburg information.

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The Purge: Mississippi Tea Party Edition

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Vicksburg Post

Airport lands tenant, looks to expand

An aircraft rental service is expected to occupy the largest hangar at Vicksburg Municipal Airport in the coming months, the facility's director said Wednesday.

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Mississippi Business Journal

Polyvulc retains firm to sell facilities in Mississippi, Louisiana

VICKSBURG - Polyvulc USA Inc., an injection-molding company that recycles plastics into pier pads and FHA-approved perimeter foundation wall systems for manufactured homes, and two tire recycling businesses, has retained Heritage Equity Partners to seek an immediate sale of the Vicksburg-based company, as well as its subsidiaries, Polyvulc Tire ... (more)

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

Man loses appeal of conviction in fatal accident

The state Court of Appeals has upheld the 17-year sentence given a Warren County man for a wreck that killed a Vicksburg mother of three.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Vicksburg Post

Old Post Files for Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Robert Holmes of Bovina is named to direct the Goldwater for President campaign in Warren County.

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The Mississippi Press

Around Mississippi: Lafayette County repeals gun ban on armed civilians in courthouses

The city of Meridian, Miss., is draining Long Creek Reservoir in Southeast Lauderdale County.

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Vicksburg Post

City appoints nine-member beautification committee

A former Vicksburg Warren School District trustee, an architect and a master gardener are among the nine people named to Vicksburg's beautification committee Monday by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen.

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Vicksburg Post

Trucker found dead at weigh station

A truck driver was found dead Tuesday inside his 18-wheeler at a Mississippi Department of Transportation weigh station in Bovina.

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Vicksburg Post

Abatements vital for growth, tour home group says

Tour home operators didn't tamp down their tone much Monday in support of keeping property tax abatements possible on Warren County tax bills.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Vicksburg Post

Gold In The Hills set to wrap 78th season

"Fun for the whole family. Sing the old songs! Cheer the hero! Boo the villain."

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Vicksburg Post

Interns get hands-on experience with city

Jasmine Brown is learning there's a big difference between what the textbooks say and what goes on in the real world.

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Vicksburg Post

Man jailed for cocaine sales warrants

A Vicksburg man was held this morning on two counts of cocaine sales. Terrance Simpson, 34, 1777 Martin Luther King Drive, was arrested over the weekend on the 27 block of Mission 66 on outstanding warrants of two counts of cocaine sales, Vicksburg police Capt.

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Danville News

Best-selling author Shaara: Writing novels 'a marvelous ride'

Author Jeff Shaara never expected to be a best-selling writer with 13 novels under his belt.

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The Washington Post

How We Used To Be: Colorized Pictures of Late 19th, Early 20th Century America

Outside of paintings, we mean. Photography - the art of capturing people and places as they actually existed in the colors and tones of themselves and their world on, say, a Tuesday afternoon in July - could only be shown in black and white.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Vicksburg Post

Car wash going up, hotel in limbo along Bazinsky

Plans are in place for a car wash to grace the corner of Bazinsky and South Frontage roads at the same time construction of a proposed Fairfield Inn down the bluff are apparently on hold.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Vicksburg Post

50 years after visit, church recalls MLK in Vicksburg

A half century ago this week as Mississippians were still reeling from the murders of three civil rights workers in Neshoba County and a new beginning with the passage of the Civil Rights Act, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. took to the pulpit of a Vicksburg church.

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Vicksburg Post

Community garden's planting delayed due to weather

Weather and conflicting commitments have prevented workers with the Alcorn State University Extension Service from breaking the dirt at the 6-acre lot at the Vicksburg Municipal Airport that has been designated for the city's community garden, an official with the extension service said.

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Vicksburg Post

Scant growth keeps school tax hike likely

The math on another property tax increase was in plain sight of Warren County supervisors ever since public school officials signed off in June on a 4 percent hike in their millage rate.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Vicksburg Post

Escapee caught in county

An inmate who escaped from a work detail earlier this week in Lamar County was captured Friday afternoon following a two-hour standoff with Warren County deputies.

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Vicksburg Post

Recreation talk hot topic at Q & A with mayor and aldermen

Mayor George Flaggs Jr. called for more transparency with city finances and criticized the Warren County Board of Supervisors for its failure to cooperate with the city on recreation in a discussion about city government Thursday afternoon at the Vicksburg Senior Center.

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