A British company aims to build a $300 million refinery in southwest Mississippi to turn wood into the equivalent of diesel or jet fuel.
The Natchez-Adams School District will pay about $127,500 to a former principal, who successfully sued the district for wrongful termination.
Natchez Police Chief Daniel White says an officer has been shot and the officer’s wife is accused.
Mississippi’s charter school agency rejected a Natchez charter school proposal Tuesday but voted to advance plans for two schools in Jackson proposed by RePublic Schools and could approve them in September.
A half-completed Habitat for Humanity house in Natchez has been vandalized.
Author Greg Iles’ book “Natchez Burning” is moving closer to becoming a television series, with Amazon Studios announcing that it’s considering production.
The Adams County Sheriff’s Department has a new weapon in its arsenal: pepper spray guns.
Sheriff Chuck Mayfield tells The Natchez Democrat six deputies have been trained as instructors on the JPX Jet Protector pepper spray guns.
Financially struggling fuel maker KiOR missed a key payment to Adams County this week that would have allowed the company to continue holding onto its undeveloped proposed industrial site in Natchez.
State highway workers have blocked off a big sinkhole that developed this week on U.S. 61 near Natchez Regional Medical Center.
Even though the former Belwood Country Club property is under contract to KiOR, county officials say the valuable industrial property isn’t necessarily locked down to the financially struggling alternative fuels producer.