Saturday, February 24, 2018

newksNewk's Eatery, one of a string of new businesses to open in Vicksburg recently, held its ceremonial ribbon cutting Saturday, August 17, 2003 at their newest location at 3403 Pemberton Square Boulevard in Vicksburg. South Ward Alderman, Willis Thompson was on hand to welcome Newk’s to the City. 

Barbies House of Consignment LogoVicksburg resident Temeka Stewart, recently opened a new consignment shop in downtown Vicksburg. Barbie's House of Consignment is a ladies' consignment shop that specializes in formal, vintage and designer wear. They also handle wedding dresses. Business hours are 10 am to 7 pm Monday through Friday and 10 am to 5:30 pm on Saturday.  The shop is located at 1403 Washington Street. Temeka can be contacted by phone at 601-634-0333 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Orange Leaf Yougurt VicksburgNational self-serve yogurt chain Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt has just opened it doors in Vicksburg. Customers to Orange Leaf do the picking, choosing and serving. Orange Leaf's unique flavor recipes are prepared fresh daily with fat free milk and mixed up in proprietary serving machines that make for a richer, creamier treat like no other.

tjmaxDiscount retailer, T.J. Maxx, held their much anticipated Vicksburg grand opening August 5, 2012. Approximately 150 Vicksburg residents lined up outside the store for the ribbon cutting. Mayor Paul Winfield addressed the crowd and welcomed T.J. Maxx to Vicksburg.

Looking for a new place to dine? Enjoy great food at the new downtown Mexican restaurant located at 1415 Washington St. El Rio offers authentic Mexican cuisine in a great atmosphere with friendly staff. Owners, Thomas and Maria Barton, and Lorenzo and Priscilla Martinez, opened El Rio in April. They offer daily lunch specials at a great price.