Warren County Newswire (Page 9)

Warren County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Warren County, MS. (Page 9)

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  1. NWS ups its forecast for river floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    The National Weather Service has increased the crest for the Mississippi River at Vicksburg by .5 feet, from 46 feet to 46.5 feet, Warren County Emergency Management director John Elfer said. "We're looking at the crest of 46.5 feet by May 18," he said Thursday.

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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Flood-prone areas being impacted as Mississippi River risesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... crest to pass by Vicksburg, where the flood stage is 43 feet. And while that crest is more than a week away, Warren County Emergency Management director John Elfer said high water is already reaching some places. "Zigler Road, Laney Camp Road, ...

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  6. Warren County tornado spotted during April 30, 2017 stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency, as of Thursday morning, the National Weather Service in Jackson had confirmed 26 tornadoes from the April 30th severe weather outbreak. MEMA Executive Director, Lee Smithson sent a formal request to the Federal Emergency Management Agency for joint preliminary damage assessments following the severe storms and tornado outbreak.

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  7. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    In 1988, Congress passed the National Indian Gaming Act, which led to the development of casinos by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians in Neshoba County by 1994. In 1990, the Mississippi Legislature passed the Mississippi Gaming Control Act, which opened the door to the development of casinos along costal counties and those along the Mississippi River, including Warren County.

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  8. Nosser channels love of family, Vicksburg into Rowdy's successRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... The walls of Rowdy's house nothing less than a museum of photos and documents that celebrate Vicksburg and Warren County and the Nosser family's involvement in the community. "I was so fortunate to have had so many stellar work ethics presented to ...

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  9. Community joins others in prayers for nationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    The Warren County community joined the country in celebrating the National Day of Prayer Thursday. Gathering were held throughout town from 12:15-12:45 p.m. as local participants joined countless others throughout the nation for a time of prayer.

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  10. More than 100 pounds of drugs collectedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    On Saturday, April 29 the Vicksburg Police Department and Warren County Sheriff's Office participated in National Drug Take Back Day. The police department's collection point at Walgreens on Halls Ferry Road collected 74 pounds of unwanted or expired drugs.

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  11. It is time to move the high school graduations indoors at Vicksburg Convention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... embers to quite literally leave out in the rain. The convention center is a tremendous asset for Vicksburg and Warren County and one the school board should see as an asset as well.

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  12. St Denis v. Queensbury Baybridge Homeowners Association IncRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... Glens Falls (Karla Williams Buettner of counsel), for respondent. Appeal from an order of the County Court of Warren County (Hall Jr., J.), entered August 23, 2016, which denied plaintiff's motion for summary judgment. Plaintiff owns real property ...

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  13. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... was the 2016 Mississippi Tourism Association Member of the Year. She is also an ambassador of the Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce was named as an Ambassador of the Quarter in 2013. Strickland has been with the bureau since 2009 and was ...

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  14. Jack Weatherly: a trip to Vicksburg in the 200th, or so, anniversary of statehoodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... the Vicksburg bluffs had been a residence leased to Jefferson Davis' older brother, Joseph, who had lost his Warren County plantation, Hurricane, because of the war, just as Jefferson had no country, having lost his adoptive Confederacy and been ...

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  15. High winds cause outages, block I-20Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    High winds knocking down trees and limbs on to power lines are blamed for a power outage affecting 1,905 Entergy Customers in Warren County, Entergy customer representative Shelia McKinnis said. She said the outages are scattered throughout the county, with 247 of them in the Freetown Road and Oak Ridge Road areas, where a large tree damaged five power poles on Freetown Road and took down lines.

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  16. Another abandoned building at Whispering Woods destroyed by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... two-story building fully involved. He said the department's ladder truck and pumpers from stations 2, 6 and 9. Warren County fire coordinator Jerry Briggs said the Culkin and Bovina Volunteer Fire departments also responded. "We had four trucks, two ...

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  17. High winds cause outages, block InterstateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    High winds knocking down trees and limbs on power lines are blamed for a power outage affecting 1,905 Entergy Customers in Warren County, Entergy customer representative Shelia McKinnis said. She said the outages are scattered throughout the county, with 247 of them in the Freetown Road and Oak Ridge Road areas, where a large tree damaged five power poles on Freetown Road and took down lines.

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  18. Units respond to hazardous material callRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    Acid leaking from a truck forced authorities to shut down the westbound Interstate 20 truck scales and briefly close one lane of the Interstate Tuesday evening. The incident occurred about 5:41 p.m. Warren County Emergency Management director John Elfer said a truck owned by International Extrusion traveling from Calhoun, Ga., to Texas carrying acid-based chemicals sulfamic, sodium hydroxide and a corrosive acid pulled into the scales and the driver reported he had a leak.

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  19. Incumbents Flaggs, Mayfield make quick work of challengersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... 410 votes, or 13.4 percent for Dent. His highest vote total was 448 at the American Legion precinct. Selmon, Warren County's District 3 supervisor and a candidate for mayor in 2005, and Dent both declined to comment about the election. Dent, ...

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  20. Exciting times ahead at HindsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... kind we have in our souls, not the kind we get at church or from our higher power, but the kind the current Warren County Board of Supervisors has shown in our campus, in our college and, most importantly, in our students. Along with other ...

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