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09/20/2012 - 1:12pm

With more than 24 years of experience in military, corporate, political and nonprofit sector public relations, Madison resident Danny N. Blanton has returned to the University of Mississippi as his alma mater’s director of media and...

09/20/2012 - 1:07pm

by ANTHONY WARREN

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Mark your calendars for “eventually.”

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Because of the estimated cost of the project and the...

09/20/2012 - 1:05pm

by KATIE EUBANKS

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THE CITY OF MADISON is done growing in size for a while.

Mayor Mary Hawkins Butler said the city is not considering annexing any more land right now, though a proposed update of...

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09/20/2012 - 12:58pm

Fall has arrived and, within a few days, October leaves will bring a spread of yellow, orange, brown and rust - fall colors, except for the evergreens. These colors are a harbinger for the State Fair. A half-million plus will walk the midway...

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Hi y’all!

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09/20/2012 - 12:51pm

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09/19/2012 - 4:35am

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Earl Lawler Jr. announce the engagement of their daughter, Layson Elizabeth Lawler, to William Craig Denney, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Joseph Denney Jr.

Miss Lawler is the granddaughter of Mrs. Edward Earl Lawler of...

09/19/2012 - 4:22am

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09/19/2012 - 4:17am

Teddy Gene Ravenstein

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09/19/2012 - 4:15am

History is lunch

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09/19/2012 - 4:08am

Avery Caldwell, an 18-year-old Jackson Academy graduate, is the latest to be named a Hederman Scholar at Mississippi College’s School of Business. School of Business Dean Marcelo Eduardo announced the award going to an outstanding MC freshman who...

09/13/2012 - 12:21pm

by KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff  Writer

A SUBCOMMITTEE of the Madison Planning and Zoning Commission agrees with Reunion residents that commercial zoning should not be allowed to expand into Reunion and other areas along...

09/13/2012 - 11:58am

by ANTHONY WARREN

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Movers and shakers from Northeast Jackson will descend on Parham Bridges Park today with one common goal – to make the park a premier tennis facility.

The meeting is...

09/13/2012 - 11:55am

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09/13/2012 - 11:53am

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09/13/2012 - 11:51am

My sister, who lives in Arizona, called a few days ago to remind me of Dad’s birthday in late August.  If Dad were living, he would be 120 years old.  He was born in rural Bolivar County in 1892.

In my mind, as a pre-...

09/13/2012 - 11:48am

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09/04/2012 - 8:36am

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09/04/2012 - 8:19am

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