January 19, 2021

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News

Mississippi man charged with sexual assault of 12-year-old

Adams County law officials arrested a man Friday on a sexual battery charge for reportedly sexually assaulting a juvenile. Law officials said they first received ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 8:58 pm

News

Bridge inspectors find, rescue dog stranded under bridge high over Mississippi River

A routine bridge inspection turned into a rescue mission Sunday afternoon when a dog was found stranded below the eastbound Mississippi River bridge. Bridge inspector ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:09 pm

News

Truck of missing man found in Mississippi woods, human remains found nearby

An abandoned truck and human remains were found in the woods near 400 Tate Road late Friday and early Saturday, officials said. Adams County Sheriff ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Saturday, September 19, 2020 4:04 pm

News

Driver killed after bouncing off bridge, striking dump truck

Adams County Sheriff’s Office deputies are investigating a traffic accident that killed one person Wednesday afternoon on Government Fleet Road, officials said. Adams County Sheriff ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:01 pm

News

Mississippi mayor tests positive for COVID-19 on last day of quarantine after exposure

On the last day of his quarantine Tuesday, Natchez Mayor Dan Gibson tested positive for COVID-19. Gibson was on a 14-day self-imposed quarantine after a ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Tuesday, September 8, 2020 6:03 pm

News

Mississippi veterinarian, pilot killed plane crash into Minnesota lake

A local veterinarian and pilot was killed Tuesday night after his airplane went down in Leech Lake near Walker, Minnesota, family members said. Thomas Archer ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Wednesday, September 2, 2020 9:12 pm

News

VIDEO: Mississippi hospital staff celebrates patient’s discharge after 111 days fighting COVID-19

Shouts of “hallelujah” and applause filled the first floor of Merit Health Natchez hospital on Friday. A former COVID-19 patient, George Davis Collins, was discharged ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:32 pm

Culture

Deep Down: New book highlights uniqueness of Natchez, Mississippi

Author Richard Grant spent little time in Natchez before he knew he was going to write a book about the town and its people. “About ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Saturday, August 29, 2020 11:30 am

News

Legendary cemetery angel back on pedestal, ready for repair work in coming weeks

Volunteers worked Monday morning in the Natchez City Cemetery to place the Turning Angel statue back atop its pedestal so a restoration expert can repair ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Monday, August 24, 2020 5:25 pm

News

City working to get Mississippi River bridge lights back on

A plan is underway to relight the bridges joining Natchez and Vidalia. During a regularly scheduled meeting of the Natchez Mayor and Board of Aldermen ... Read more

by Natchez Democrat Staff, Thursday, August 13, 2020 4:30 pm

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