Warren County Newswire (Page 10)

Warren County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Warren County, MS. (Page 10)

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  1. Vicksburg water crisis expands into Warren CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The water crisis in Vicksburg has now extended outside of the city, leaving Warren County residents without water as well. "We just don't understand how everybody around us that I've spoken to that's on Culkin says their water is doing great," said John Johnston, who lives just outside Vicksburg.

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  2. Vicksburg returning to normal after lengthy outageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... service influenced city and county officials to close water distribution sites in the city at 3 p.m. Saturday. Warren County Emergency Management director John Elfer said Saturday the decision to close the sites was made because severe weather was ...

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  3. Ford, VWSD get set for partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    "Aug.3, they will designate us as a Ford NGL community," he told members of the Vicksburg-Warren County Board of Realtors last week. "This is huge for us."

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  4. Improvised system keeps VCS open through water outageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... the system and allow it to function off the temporary supply. When the 1,000-gallon tank ran low Thursday, the Warren County Fire Department provided water to refill it. Smith thanked Warren County Fire Coordinator Jerry Briggs and mayor George ...

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  5. Early reports detail campaign spendingRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | Times Observer

    While final campaign reports aren't due until July 15 according to Warren County Director of Elections Lisa Rivett, reports for the period of January 1 through May 1 were filed in the run-up to Tuesday's primary. In the race for magisterial district judge, Ray Zydonik - the leading vote-getter on both the Republican and Democratic tickets - outspent his opponents by a wide margin in the January to May reporting period, spending more on yard signs alone than either of his opponents raised or spent for their entire campaign.

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  6. Hopefully great baseball will return to VicksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... place over this week for its baseball championship series. Not that long ago it seemed like a given that our Warren County teams would be there on an annual basis. Between 2001 and 2010, all four of our local schools played for a state title. Warren ...

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  7. Humane Society closing due to water crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    The Vicksburg-Warren County Humane Society has closed to the public and is not accepting animals because of the water crisis in the city of Vicksburg. Georgia Lynn, the Humane Society's director, said the shelter is without water.

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  8. All Vicksburg-Warren schools will be closed Thursday, Friday due to water outageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... is currently shut off at the plant, and it could take UP TO FIVE DAYS to fix the ruptured line. All Vicksburg-Warren County schools will be closed Thursday, May 18 and Friday, May 19 due to the water outage. The city of Vicksburg has issued a ...

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  9. Mayor: Water line break could leave Vicksburg residents without water for five daysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Mayor George Flaggs, Vicksburg residents could be without water for up to five days after a major water line break. The city of Vicksburg has issued a boil-water alert for customers who receive their drinking water from their water supply located in Warren County.

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  10. City-wide boil water notice issued for Vicksburg after major line breakRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The city of Vicksburg has issued a boil-water alert for customers who receive their drinking water from their water supply located in Warren County. Water system officials notified the Mississippi State Department of Health of a system wide pressure loss due to a major line break.

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  11. Fire Department has resources on hand in water emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... with maybe some water trucks that the city water has already and what our volunteers have," Atkins said. The Warren County Fire Department is working to moving resources closer to the city and also providing water to Promise Hospital to keep the air ...

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  12. Realtors give huge gift to HabitatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    The Realtors Tuesday presented Habitat with a $5,000 check raised through the proceeds from the Board of Realtors' golf tournament, which is its annual fundraiser. Jillean Bishop, Vicksburg-Warren County Board of Realtors executive, said Habitat was selected because of its work in building and repairing homes.

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  13. Wreck disrupts I-20 westboundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... turn, blocking the highway. Neither of the drivers were injured, Henry said. According to information from the Warren County Sheriff's Office, authorities were able to open one lane of traffic about 8:45 a.m.

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  14. The city of Vicksburg bracing for flooding from the Mississippi RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Warren County is bracing for dangerous flooding from the Mississippi River. The river is now above flood stage at 46-feet and rising.

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  15. SR 465 to close in Warren County due to floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Based on the Mississippi River at Vicksburg's forecasted crest of 48 feet on May 19, from the National Weather Service, MDOT crews will close a section of State Route 465 from U. S. Highway 61 to the backwater levee in Warren Country on Tuesday starting at 5 p.m. Water is expected to go over the road in the next few days. When the closure occurs, it will remain in place until further notice.

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  16. MDOT to close 465 TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... anticipate closing it sometime after noon," he said. "We will try to keep it open as long as we possibly can." Warren County Emergency Management director John Elfer said the top of the backwater levees north of Eagle Lake would be open to local ...

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  17. County's population continues to declineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    It's the fifth time in the six years since the last census was conducted in 2010 that the county has lost residents, according to U.S. Census Bureau population estimates for 2016, released in late March. The Census Bureau estimates that Warren County experienced a net population loss of 402 residents from 2015 to 2016 when births, deaths and immigration are taken into account.

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  18. Juveniles in break-ins to be charged as adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    Four juveniles accused of breaking into three homes and killing a family pet in one during the weekend of April 23 and 24 will be tried as adults, Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace said. He said County Judge John Price certified Shamar Anderson, 16, Derrick Darden, 17, Landis Tobias, 17, and Jaquan Burden, 17, to stand trial as adults during a hearing in Warren County Youth Court.

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  19. Nominations needed for VWSD hall of fame classRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... three from the late 1990s and early 2000s. Taylor Tankersley was the best baseball pitcher ever to come out of Warren County. He led Warren Central to the Class 5A title in 2001, was a first-round draft pick and played in the majors with the Florida ...

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  20. Riverwalk's Pet Parade to honor the armed forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    Here's your opportunity to show the entire community how cool your dog is, and honor our armed forces on Armed Forces Day. Riverwalk Casino is sponsoring the first of what is hoped to be an annual 4 PAWS Sake Pet Parade, featuring dogs of the Vicksburg-Warren County community, on May 20 in downtown Vicksburg.

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