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With the 11th USA International Ballet Competition set for June 2018, USA IBC leaders from Jackson recently attended the Moscow, Russia, ballet competition and met with the International Federation of Ballet Competitions (IFBC) as it voted the...

Group starting to plan celebration of 50 years of Music Forum of Jackson

It’s been 49 years since the Music Forum of Jackson was founded by 10 piano teachers in 1968.

Dena Kinsey has been principal of St. Joseph Catholic School since the spring semester of 2017. With the new school year having begun, Kinsey is trying to ensure the word gets out about what St.

Girl Scouts to recognize women leaders

Budget constraints, growing expenses plague library

By anthony warren

Senior Staff  Writer

Difficult decisions could be on the horizon for the Jackson-Hinds Library System.

For months, Madison County officials have been discussing what to do about the awful traffic conditions in the county’s unincorporated area of Gluckstadt.

The chief engineer’s legacy

By KELLEY WILLIAMS,

The Mississippi Levee Board (MLB) was created right after the Civil War to build and maintain levees in the Mississippi Delta. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) took over levee building in 1927. But the MLB, located in Greenville, still maintains them. It has had some famous chief engineers in its storied history.

Bridge inspections loom

Paying to fix bridges is kind of like paying for a new roof: It’s a lot of money, is not exciting at all and doesn’t improve your business or home value one cent. Because of those reasons, both things tend to get pushed back as we all battle more pressing expenses.

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Dena Kinsey has been principal of St. Joseph Catholic School since the spring semester of 2017. With the new school year having begun, Kinsey is trying to ensure the word gets out about what St.