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Tallulah doctor seeks to delay prescription fraud trial
A Tallulah physician whose home in Vicksburg was raided by narcotics agents in 2011 will attempt Monday to have his trial delayed after retaining a new defense attorney.
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Concealed carry classes growing in county
Warren County's latest enhanced concealed carry handgun class if filling up quickly, and demand for firearms classes is so high that the county has more than half a dozen certified instructors.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Nearly $10,000 owed to crime victims, DA's report says
Victims of crime are feeling the sting of an otherwise trouble-free transition in the Warren County Circuit Clerk's Office, according to a recent update on fines paid in circuit court.
County: No action on leather tannery before deal closes
Warren County supervisors still expect to shepherd a lease-purchase agreement this month on the former Calsonic building to keep ISA TanTec Inc. on schedule to open a plant here in January, but have vowed to keep all other requests related to the industry at bay until a purchase price on the building is clearer.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Flat rates to be set for Cedars Estates
The City of Vicksburg will bill the Vicksburg Housing Authority for sewer and garbage collection at its Cedars Estates property under an agreement between VHA and the city.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Change in law could send more inmates out of county
A change in state law that went into effect Tuesday could cause local inmates convicted of theft to be shipped out of county to serve misdemeanor sentences.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Felon with firearm held
Christopher Halford, 31, 2236 Mount Alban Road, was arrested at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday after a traffic stop by patrolman Benjamin Patrick at Wisconsin Avenue and Enchanted Hills, Vicksburg police Capt.
Tour home operators reorganize
Vicksburg's bed and breakfast group rebooted this week with a sharper eye toward current events that affect the industry, its chairman said.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Former Sheriff Paul Barrett dies
"He was a law enforcement legend in Mississippi. I could sit here all night telling Paul Barrett stories after working for him 15 years," said Sheriff Martin Pace, who began working for Barrett in 1981.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Electronics, gun stolen
At 2:51 p.m. Monday, a Toshiba laptop computer valued at $900, a 40-inch Sony television valued at $1,000 and a DVD player valued at $240 were reported missing from a home in the 1300 block of Henry Lake Road, according to Warren County sheriff's records.
Caves on display at welcome center
Supervisor Debbie Dolan gives a history of the cave system in Vicksburg to Atlanta resident Ann Paul Thursday at the Warren County Welcome Center.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Man held in slashing
Charles Harris, 33, 636 Roberson Road, New Iberia, La., was arrested Saturday at a home in the 200 block of Meadow Lane and charged with aggravated assault, Vicksburg police Capt.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Week in Vicksburg
Daytime temperatures remained in the low 90s and upper 80s despite occasional showers in Vicksburg and Warren County.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
School board OKs tax hike
The Vicksburg Warren School District Board of Trustees approved a 4 percent increase in the school district's millage rate.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Attempted murder suspect surrenders
A Claiborne County man accused of attempted murder in a home invasion robbery last month on Warriors Trail was held without bail this morning.
Work on Haining Road gets OK from county
Work to shore up Haining Road took another step Monday when the Warren County Board of Supervisors directed county engineers to work up a contract.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Voting spotty in county for Senate runoff
Voter turnout in Warren County was heaviest this morning in the areas where the state's hardest-fought, most expensive U.S. Senate race in decades is expected to be decided.
Alcorn president makes first visit to Vicksburg
Improving the ties between Vicksburg and Warren County and Alcorn State University will be a major priority of the university's new president.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Patrol car, four others burglarized
Five vehicles including a marked Warren County Sheriff's Department patrol car were reported burglarized around the Oak Ridge Road and Villanova Drive area early Wednesday morning.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Case against Tallulah doctor to proceed
Circuit Judge M. James Chaney ruled this week that Mississippi has jurisdiction over a case involving 74 counts of prescription forgery and a count of conspiracy against Dr. Lawrence Francis Chenier III, 61, of Vicksburg.