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News

02/11/2014 - 8:01am

Jackson Academy's sixth-grade choral music group, Finale, presented “Arrest These Merry Gentlemen” recently in the Performing Arts Center.  Members are (from left, back) Mary Liz Black, Reese Anderson, Gabe...

02/11/2014 - 7:59am

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School students have studied the importance of the Mississippi River in history class.  They recently used dry erase markers to highlight the impact of the “Great River” on a giant...

02/11/2014 - 7:57am

St. Anthony Catholic School recently celebrated community service during National Catholic Schools Week. Shown are sixth-grade students with Madison City Fire Chief Derrick Layton (from left) Cade Engels, Jaden Coleman, Colin...

02/11/2014 - 7:55am

Recently named to the 2013 MAIS All-District Team are the following Jackson Prep varsity football players (from left, back) Trace Lovertich (LB), Kaleb Lovertich (DB), William Townsend (DB), Gene Wood (P); (front) John Samander (DL...

02/11/2014 - 7:48am

Ridgeland High School senior Ryan Wesson signed a baseball scholarship with Pearl River Community College. Shown are (back) Ridgeland High School head baseball coach Clint Wilkerson; (front) Larry, Ryan and Tammy Wesson.  

02/11/2014 - 7:46am

Dr. Scott Torrey, M.D., recently visited the three-year-old classes at the Weekday Preschool, a children's ministry of Christ United Methodist Church. Dr. Torrey shared with boys and girls the importance of hand washing, good...

02/11/2014 - 7:45am

Christ Covenant School eighth-grade student Kathryn McCullouch (right) was chosen by the middle school faculty as the recipient of the DAR Good Citizenship Award. The award is bestowed upon the fifth - 11th grade student who best...

02/05/2014 - 4:00pm

MADISON COUNTY Board Attorney Mike Espy said a pending legal settlement regarding Lost Rabbit will mean taking property tax dollars from the development and then “giving them back.” But not everyone sees it that way.

Espy...

02/05/2014 - 3:53pm

Officials with the Mississippi Department of Revenue (DOR) are unsure how they’ll let businesses know what items are exempt and not exempt from Jackson’s new one-cent tax.

In January, voters in the capital city...

02/05/2014 - 3:51pm

MADISON MAYOR Mary Hawkins Butler was mum last week about whom she supports for chancery clerk, but she wasn’t mum about new developments coming to town or her displeasure with Madison County government.

Butler gave her annual...

02/05/2014 - 3:48pm

 

Ninety-eight years old never looked so young on a Wednesday night in Fondren. The Scout hut at St. James Episcopal Church is filled to capacity. Scouts snap to attention as a 15-year-old senior patrol leader briskly gets the...

02/05/2014 - 3:42pm

RIDGECREST Baptist Church tried to plan a surprise retirement party for Associate Pastor Joe Chapman, but it didn’t work out that way.

“Our favorite statement here is, ‘Joe knows,’ ” Senior Pastor Phil...

02/05/2014 - 3:39pm

Getting Raises

Five Hinds County assistant public defenders have gotten a pay raise.

The board of supervisors recently approved a request to increase the salaries of the county’s most senior assistant...

02/04/2014 - 3:31pm

The most recent transportation bill passed by Congress puts the metro area at a disadvantage when it comes to funding trails and streetscape improvements, at least according to an official from the Central Mississippi Planning and Development...

02/04/2014 - 3:13pm

Jackson police are investigating two incidents that occurred recently on the Northside. The first incident occurred at the Shell gas station at 1050 E. Northside Dr., and the other was a robbery that was reported at the Somerset Place...

02/04/2014 - 3:06pm

THE OLDE TOWNE Middle School basketball teams celebrated last week after an undefeated season in which the seventh- and eighth-grade boys and girls bested the likes of Carver, Madison, and Northwest Rankin.

All four teams at the...

02/04/2014 - 2:58pm

Mackenzie Ellis and Mia Martinson were deeply moved when their friend Robert Gaillet was seriously injured in a car accident in November.

However, the two were unsure how they could help their friend, a cross-country star at St. Andrew...

02/04/2014 - 2:50pm

Andy Taggart was recently named chairman of the Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership (GJCP). Taggart is a former Madison County supervisor and a graduate of Mississippi College and the Tulane University School of Law. The Madison resident...

02/04/2014 - 12:48pm

Members of Cub Scout Pac 15, Den 7, recently toured the Northside Sun offices and learned about the work the different departments perform in publishing the weekly newspaper. The Cub Scout group meets the first and third Monday of...

02/04/2014 - 12:45pm

Elected to the 2014 Jackson Academy Winterfest Court were (from left) Ford Adams, Hannah Hudson, Gordon Campbell, Sarah Allen Bowman, John Sharp Kirk, Maris Hardee, Hayes Walker, Meg Gordon, Duncan Maxwell, Sarah Martin Tucker,...

02/04/2014 - 12:43pm

Mr. and Mrs. Don Steen announce the engagement of their daughter, Sally Elizabeth Steen, to Thomas Brad Avalon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Avalon of Terry, and Dr. and Mrs. George Smith-Vaniz of Clinton.

The bride-elect is the...

02/04/2014 - 12:41pm

Fourth-graders at First Presbyterian Day School assisted with first and second-grade chapel in a skit about the life of Moses. Shown are (from left) Rachel Regan, Burdee Kellum, Ashley Mason, Blake Martin, Will Purvis, Jack Harvey...

02/04/2014 - 12:39pm

Jackson Prep seventh-grade girls basketball red team includes members (from left, back) Anna Stack, Maggie Waller, Georgia Perkins, Shay Lumpkin, Aden Marie Burchak; (front) Eloise Moore, Darby Tipton,  Alexis Simon, Isabella...

02/04/2014 - 12:38pm

Sally Christine Carmichael of Jackson and Glen Wayne Grussaute of Spokane, Wash., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Rhodes Grussaute, to William Howard Jacobs of Denver.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and...

02/04/2014 - 12:36pm

SummerHouse recently hosted its second holiday coat drive to benefit Stewpot Community Services. Members of the community donated more than 100 new or gently used coats in exchange for entries into two drawings for free chairs from...