Latest Natchez News

Mississippi-based film of Meriwether Lewis to premiere

Sep. 10, 2022 01:12 AM EDT

BALDWYN, Miss. (AP) — Clark Richey of Baldwyn has heard the legends of the Natchez Trace throughout the course of his lifetime, growing up just miles away from the 444-mile stretch of ancient land. “I’ve always been interested in the time period when North Mississippi was a...

Restoration projects underway at historic Natchez landmark

Sep. 04, 2022 01:11 AM EDT

Many St. Mary Basilica parishioners are unaware of the concerning state of the third floor of the church’s rectory, Rev. Aaron Williams said. Above the carefully maintained halls and offices of the rectory is an abandoned story that seems to have decayed over several decades. Parts...