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St. Anthony Catholic School sixth-grade cheerleaders (from left) Kendyll Gouras, Clare Cole, Aly Praytor, Delaney Ralston, Clay Blanchard, Sydney Hall, DeAsia Evans, Bianca McCarty,  and Augusta Hirn attended a  St....

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09/04/2014 - 12:52pm

JPS won’t have a prayer

 

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09/04/2014 - 12:49pm

John Lewis, a man with a most talented background – and certainly a man with a versatile and accomplished military and professional career - was guest speaker at the Walter Scott Coffee Club that meets each Saturday morning.

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09/04/2014 - 12:47pm

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As I write on this mid-August morning, the temperature in the low 60s is delightful. We are experiencing the fifth cool front of this summer. The weatherman says this is highly unusual. More than half the days this summer have been below...

09/04/2014 - 12:44pm

Rosa Scott High School's 2014-2015 PTO board has begun making plans for the upcoming school year.  Members include (from left, back) Neddie Joye Tolleson, Wendi Thomas, Deanna Allen, Julie Humphreys, Tiffiney Carter-...

09/04/2014 - 12:42pm

Jackson Prep seniors recognized for receiving scholarships to the University of Mississippi include (from left, back)  Kyle Thigpen, J.C. Davidson, Daniel Trussel, Gilbert Ahanotu, James Martin, Wilson Hays, Ty Higgenbotham,...

09/04/2014 - 12:35pm

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s 2014 varsity football team includes team members (from left, back) Coach Dan Roach, Coach Mike Espy, Ethan Chevalier,  Julian Wilson, Brooks LaCoste, Max Martinson, Gus Carroll,...

09/04/2014 - 12:34pm

Madison Gabriel Gould and Conner Allan McCluer were united in marriage at 6 p.m. May 17 in the sanctuary of Saint James Episcopal Church. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Jamie McElroy.

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09/04/2014 - 12:30pm

Christ Covenant School welcome new faculty and staff for the 2014-2015 academic year (from left, back) Alicia Thomas, PE teacher; Mark Wootton, athletic director; Amy Thorpe, kindergarten assistant; (front) Lauren White, preschool...

09/04/2014 - 12:29pm

At Meet the Teacher at Highland Elementary, new Principal Paula Tharp greets students and parents for the first time. Shown are (from left) Kyle Carter, Katie Partridge, Tharp and Hunter Westby-Gibson.

09/04/2014 - 12:28pm

Mr. and Mrs. David Lance Freeman of Ridgeland announce the engagement of their daughter, Erin Leah Freeman, to Lucas Mandon King, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Daniel Trussell of Kosciusko and Mr. and Mrs. Mandon King of Houston, Texas.

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09/04/2014 - 12:27pm

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09/04/2014 - 12:24pm

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09/03/2014 - 3:57pm

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09/03/2014 - 3:48pm

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09/03/2014 - 11:42am
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