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Local News

07/10/2012 - 12:25pm

WITH A CREEK eroding in Madison and a storage building in danger of falling in, the Madison County Board of Supervisors voted recently to express official interest in fixing the problem.

“This was kind of step one for our local...

07/10/2012 - 12:23pm

Residents in two Northside neighborhoods are being targeted by a scam artist who is attempting to take advantage of their good nature over the phone.

Authorities and neighborhood leaders are urging residents, if they’re contacted...

07/10/2012 - 12:14pm

textingleader.com won the 2012 Mississippi Technology Alliance’s New Venture Challenge. MTA is a nonprofit organization with the mission to drive innovation and technology-based economic development for the State of Mississippi. Hall of...

07/10/2012 - 12:00pm

Jackson Crime

The Jackson Police Department received the following reports for:

Briarwood Drive, 300 block, business burglary, Family Dollar, June 19;

Cedarhurst Road, 500 block,...

07/10/2012 - 11:54am

PENDING APPROVAL from the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT), Aberdeen-based Eutaw Construction Company will be doing the widening work on Lake Harbour Drive in Ridgeland.

Ridgeland officials awarded the project to Eutaw...

07/10/2012 - 11:51am

The Rotary Club of Jackson recently announced the winners of their 2012 Rotary Mentor Scholarships.  Each of the four recipients will recive $16,000 over a four-year period.  Each will also be mentored for the four years by a member...

07/10/2012 - 11:48am

Malcolm White, executive director of the Mississippi Arts Commission, recently spoke to the Rotary Club of North Jackson about the many aspects of the arts commission and Mississippi’s creative economy. Shown are (from left) John Dorsa,...

07/10/2012 - 11:39am

Dr. Larry D. Field, an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery and a partner at Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, was recently elected to serve on the Arthroscopy Association of North America’s...

07/10/2012 - 11:37am

Thirty-five percent of Jackson households and businesses recycle.

Ward One Councilman Quentin Whitwell believes that number would go  up if the city increased its curbside recycling pickup to once a week.

Currently, the...

07/06/2012 - 3:19pm

LEFLEUR EAST WANTS to use the Creekmore House as its headquarters, and is now seeking permission from the city of Jackson to do so.

The foundation has applied for a special exception permit to use the 3,000-square-foot home on Old...

07/06/2012 - 3:12pm

The real estate market on the Northside has appeared to pick up in recent months, but overall sales for 2012 are still down when compared to pre-recession numbers.

Multiple Listing Service (MLS) of Jackson reports that for May 2012,...

07/06/2012 - 3:10pm

THE PEARL RIVER Valley Water Supply District (PRV), the governing body for the Ross Barnett Reservoir and the land around it, is trying to raise money with specialty license plates.

If the PRV gets 300 people committed to pay $31 each...

07/06/2012 - 3:09pm

MADISON COUNTY taxpayers who own farm or forest land in the Gluckstadt area might see a slight change in their property tax bill later this year.

Madison County Tax Assessor Gerald Barber told the board of supervisors at a meeting last...

07/06/2012 - 2:48pm

NORTHSIDERS’ commutes could become a little smoother in the coming weeks, as a contractor works to repair more than 100 utility cuts across the capital city.

The Jackson City Council recently hired Mack Construction to repair 125...

07/06/2012 - 2:46pm

DEVELOPERS with the Town of Livingston in Madison County hope to get a tourism tax incentive from the state after garnering a vote of support from the county board of supervisors last month.

Supervisors voted unanimously to endorse the...

07/06/2012 - 2:40pm

THE MISSISSIPPI Republican and Democratic parties recently chose delegates to represent the state at the parties’ national conventions later this summer, and several Northsiders made the lists.

Besides state party chairman Joe...

07/06/2012 - 2:38pm

Jackson police and residents are planning to boost patrols, following a string of auto break-ins in a Northside neighborhood.

On June 15, suspects broke into 14 vehicles in Fondren, smashing windows and getting away with several items...

07/06/2012 - 2:36pm

Jackson police say they’ve arrested a man in connection with a string of robbery carjackings in Belhaven.

On June 25, police arrested Raymond Brown for two armed robberies and a carjacking that occurred in the Belhaven area on...

07/06/2012 - 2:33pm

THE LIONS CLUB is an organization that prides itself on taking care of others. The club  has seen its numbers dwindle in recent years in Mississippi, making it more difficult to raise money and support the charitable groups they are...

07/06/2012 - 2:28pm

Dr. Christopher Brown II, president of Alcorn State University, recently spoke to the Rotary Club of Jackson.  He shared areas where Alcorn State is working with businesses and communities to make improvements. Shown are (from left) Heber...

07/06/2012 - 2:25pm

Andrew Mattiace, president of the Mattiace Company, announces new hires, James S. Chustz, executive vice president / chief operating officer; and  and J. Wilson Hood Jr., leasing manager.

 

Sta-Home’s hospice...

07/06/2012 - 2:24pm

Clyde Mason Jr., owner agent, Clyde Mason Insurance Agency, was recognized at the Nationwide Agribusiness Insurance Company national sales conference held recently in Monterey, Calif., as among the company’s leading writers of farm...

07/06/2012 - 2:22pm

Ben Allen, president of Downtown Jackson Partners and past Rotary president, recently spoke to the Rotary Club of Jackson and described what is required to have a thriving downtown community. Shown are (from left) Heber Simmons III, club...

07/06/2012 - 2:17pm

Madison Crime

The Madison Police Department received the following reports for:

Cambridge Drive, petit larceny, June 12;

Camellia Lane, credit card fraud, June 4;

Cedar...

07/06/2012 - 2:14pm

Navy Petty Officer First Class Michelle Wilson, a 2000 graduate of Murrah High School, and fellow Sailors and Marines aboard USS Wasp (LHD-1) recently participated in New York Fleet Week 2012.

 

Navy Seaman Apprentice...