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05/30/2013 - 11:31am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

 Mississippi State is back on top when it comes to popularity among the Northside’s newest high school graduates.

Two hundred seventy graduates have committed to MSU, with...

05/30/2013 - 11:29am

By KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff Writer

THE CITIES OF Madison and Ridgeland are moving forward with plans to widen and build connector roads for the new I-55 interchange.

But like the interchange itself, the connector roads...

05/30/2013 - 11:26am

GLUCKSTADT, Germany, is half a world away, but a few residents of the Gluckstadt on our continent are interested in displaying the area’s German roots as new businesses and buildings move in.

“It should be done in a certain...

05/30/2013 - 11:22am

By KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff Writer

A BAPTISTERY, a fellowship hall, and more Sunday school classrooms will soon complete the campus of Grace Bible Church, located on Highland Colony Parkway south of the traffic circle in...

05/30/2013 - 11:21am

Rev. Carol Spencer is a member of the executive committee of Working Together Jackson (WTJ). She was one of the founders of the Amos network, named after the Biblical profit, the predecessor of WTJ. Spencer lives in North Jackson with her...

05/30/2013 - 11:17am

In what cynics might term an effort to torpedo our marriage, my wife and I have taken up sailing on cruise ships.

Writing of ships, the English essayist and wordsmith, Samuel Johnson, said, “…being in a ship is being in a...

05/30/2013 - 11:14am

An American hero, Col. Ken Cordier, retired, was the guest speaker at the Saturday morning meeting of the Walter Scott Coffee Club.  Some 35 members were present.  Col. Cordier, a U.S. Air Force combat fighter pilot, was shot down...

05/30/2013 - 11:12am

The election of Chokwe Lumumba as the Democratic nominee for Jackson mayor has got everybody talking about race. That’s not a good thing.

If I’m not mistaken, white Republican northeast Jackson voted overwhelmingly for the...

05/30/2013 - 11:08am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

New Summit School’s motto is “students reaching new heights.”

They’ll soon be able to reach for their goals in new classrooms and a new gymnasium.

...

05/30/2013 - 11:06am

By KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff Writer

THE NORTHBAY Property Owners Association (POA) now controls all the land that made up the former Northbay Country Club Golf Course, but for now the greens and golf-cart paths will serve as...

05/30/2013 - 11:04am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

Neighborhoods on the Northside are still interested in public access gates.

Four Northeast Jackson neighborhoods have applied for public access devices, with one gate already being...

05/30/2013 - 11:00am

By KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff Writer

A WIDENING PROJECT on Old Canton Road in Madison could start in nine to 12 months, Madison Public Works Director Denson Robinson said. 

Madison still has to buy the necessary...

05/30/2013 - 10:55am

By Anthony Warren

Sun Staff Writer

A woman’s purse being stolen recently at the I-55 North Kroger is among crimes being investigated by the Jackson police.

On May 21, a woman was loading groceries in her vehicle...

05/30/2013 - 10:52am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

One of the best private day schools in the United States is right here on the Northside, at least according to a recent poll.

The Best Schools recently named St. Andrew’s...

05/30/2013 - 10:45am

Mark Twain, the great American humorist and writer, once called golf “a good walk spoiled.”

While I hesitate to quibble with Twain, a man of such remarkable intellect, I respectfully disagree. Then again, I don’t walk...

05/28/2013 - 1:18pm

The Jackson Prep chapter of Cum Laude Society inducted 25 members of the classes of 2013 and 2014.  Cum Laude Society is an honorary society modeled on Phi Beta Kappa, which encourages and recognizes true scholarship while...

05/28/2013 - 1:17pm

St. Joe Bruins varsity tennis team are the 2013 State 2A tennis champions. Members are (from left, bac)  Ryan Riley, Mathew Harkey, Buddy Martin, Jack Hoffman, Nick Hembree, Holt Stockett, Mike Boland; (front) Coach Lynn Ogden...

05/28/2013 - 1:16pm

Members of the St. Andrew’s beginning band were recently presented awards for achievement this year.  Shown are (from left) Ishan Bhatt (musicianship), Olivia Lantrip (spirit), Patrick Marcus (musicianship), Jay Warnock...

05/28/2013 - 1:14pm

The first-grade girls in Daisy Girl Scout Troop 6190 at Jackson Academy recently spent the afternoon in the Wisdom Garden at Spann Elementary School.  The girls painted garden boxes, freshened up the garden, and planted summer...

05/28/2013 - 1:13pm

Senior members of the Ridgeland High School archery team are (from left) Braelyn Howard, Jamie Logan, Ashton Cowart, and Sandra Martinez.

05/28/2013 - 1:12pm

St. Anthony Catholic School second-grade students (from left) Campbell Miller, Gia Picarella, Riley Miranda, and Mason Roach, prepare to transform their hallways and the gymnasium portraying all the layers of the rainforest...

05/28/2013 - 1:10pm

Christ Covenant Middle School students recently elected student council officers for the 2013-2014 school year. Shown are (from left) Mary Patton Murphy - historian, Aidan Creel - president, Daniel Clarke - vice president, and...

05/28/2013 - 1:09pm

The Madison Central yearbook financial staff  held its annual Beauty and Beau Pageant recently.  The theme for the week was “The Madison Central Apps Store.”  Shown are junior beaus (from left) Jacob...

05/28/2013 - 1:08pm

Several classes at First Presbyterian Day School made Mother's Day gifts in art. Shown with hand-drawn table cloths are sixth-graders (from left) James Threadgill, Spence Graves and Chandler Usry. 

05/28/2013 - 1:07pm

The Culinary Arts Club of Madison Ridgeland Academy held a bake sale to benefit Stewpot’s Community Kitchen. Club members presented the proceeds to Michelle Bingham of Stewpot. Shown are (from left, back) Tori Harrigill,...