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Anthony Warren

04/23/2015 - 3:09pm
Flood insurance is expected to nearly double for some Northsiders in the next five years. 
Premiums for residents living in the flood plain increased between 15 and 18 percent on April 1, and are expected to increase the...
04/22/2015 - 4:05pm
After being delayed for several years, it appears that plans for the Hoy Road widening project in Madison are moving forward. 
The Madison board of aldermen recently approved a memorandum of understanding with the...
04/22/2015 - 4:02pm
Flood insurance is expected to nearly double for some Northsiders in the next five years. 
Premiums for residents living in the flood plain increased between 15 and 18 percent on April 1, and are expected to increase the...
04/22/2015 - 4:01pm
Bill Blackwell was recently named chief operations officer of the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum. Blackwell is no stranger to Jackson. He previously served 12 years as general manager of the Jackson Mets and the Jackson Generals....
04/22/2015 - 3:59pm
The city of Jackson’s fears of being sued if they prohibit an Oxford House from operating in an affluent Northeast Jackson neighborhood do not appear to be unfounded. 
Oxford House recently filed suit against a New...
04/22/2015 - 3:55pm
Property crimes are down on the Northside, while violent crimes are slightly up.
For the first three months of the year, violent crimes in Precinct Four were up 6.3 percent, while property crime were down 22.7 percent, according...
04/22/2015 - 3:54pm
Questions still remain regarding the future of the Siemens contract and the work to install some 65,000 water meters across the city of Jackson. 
Public Works Director Kishia Powell ordered Siemens to stop installing meters...
04/22/2015 - 8:56am

After being delayed for several years, it appears that plans for the Hoy Road widening project in Madison are moving forward.

The Madison board of aldermen recently approved a memorandum of understanding with the Mississippi Department...

04/22/2015 - 8:50am

A new technology firm coming to the Northside won’t only mean new jobs.

It will also mean reduced flooding and possibly lower flood insurance rates for residents living along Eubanks Creek.

The city of Jackson will soon...

04/22/2015 - 8:32am

The city of Jackson’s fears of being sued if they prohibit an Oxford House from operating in an affluent Northeast Jackson neighborhood do not appear to be unfounded.

Oxford House recently filed suit against a New Jersey city for...

04/22/2015 - 8:29am

Bill Blackwell was recently named chief operations officer of the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum. Blackwell is no stranger to Jackson. He previously served 12 years as general manager of the Jackson Mets and the Jackson Generals...

04/22/2015 - 8:27am

It’s an electionyear, but don’t look to the district attorneys of Hinds, Madison and Rankin counties to tell you their conviction rates.

The top criminal prosecutors for the two judicial districts don’t keep the...

04/22/2015 - 8:25am

Property crimes are down on the Northside, while violent crimes are slightly up.

For the first three months of the year, violent crimes in Precinct Four were up 6.3 percent, while property crime were down 22.7 percent, according to...

04/22/2015 - 8:23am

Questions still remain regarding the future of the Siemens contract and the work to install some 65,000 water meters across the city of Jackson.

Public Works Director Kishia Powell ordered Siemens to stop installing meters in February...

04/15/2015 - 4:46pm
More than $7 million in road work is slated for south Madison County. 
The Madison County Board of Supervisors recently approved advertising for bids for three projects. 
The county is anticipating spending...
04/15/2015 - 4:45pm
Madison County officials say they were close to reaching a deal with the city of Ridgeland regarding the payment of $1 million for the Lake Harbour Drive widening project. 
“I believe that a deal is pending on...
04/15/2015 - 4:41pm
Northside lawmakers had a roughly five percent success rate in seeing bills signed into law during the 2015 Legislative session. 
While the amount might seem small, lawmakers say their effectiveness shouldn’t be...
04/15/2015 - 4:39pm
Rick Eads has known Rice Road needed repaving for a long time. 
The Ridgeland resident who lives at the corner of Rice and the entrance of the Wendover subdivision, said potholes in the road have caused him to blow out tires...
04/15/2015 - 4:35pm
The Jackson City Council still had questions last week regarding the mayor’s request to issue a state of emergency on its roads and water lines.
In particular, members spoken to by the Sun were worried that the...
04/15/2015 - 9:54am

Madison County officials say they were close to reaching a deal with the city of Ridgeland regarding the payment of $1 million for the Lake Harbour Drive widening project.

“I believe that a deal is pending on settlement of the...

04/15/2015 - 9:38am

Northside lawmakers had a roughly five percent success rate in seeing bills signed into law during the 2015 Legislative session.

While the amount might seem small, lawmakers say their effectiveness shouldn’t be measured - and can...

04/15/2015 - 9:30am

The Jackson City Council still had questions last week regarding the mayor’s request to issue a state of emergency on its roads and water lines.

In particular, members spoken to by the Sun were worried that the administration...

04/09/2015 - 9:48am
Cora Jeanne Miller’s love of dolls could mean additional funding for Ballet Mississippi. 
On April 18, the ballet will host an antique doll sale, show and contest. 
Proceeds from the event will...
04/09/2015 - 9:46am
The city of Jackson has the legal authority to prevent a halfway house from opening in an affluent Northeast Jackson neighborhood, but as of last week the city appeared unwilling to do anything about it.
Oxford House has opened a...
04/09/2015 - 9:45am
As early as June, Northsiders could see infrastructure work related to the city of Jackson’s one-percent sales tax get under way. 
The city’s oversight commission was expected to pass the city’s...