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News

07/31/2012 - 2:58pm

Second-graders at Ann Smith Elementary presented a program called “Every Day is Earth Day.” Students sang songs while delivering a message about taking care of the earth. Shown are students (from left, back) Yosiah...

07/31/2012 - 2:53pm

Jackson Academy recently awarded Academic Medals to the following students who maintained scholastic excellence and made a significant contribution in a subject area. They are (from left, back) Matt Whitfield (Latin 1), Maris...

07/31/2012 - 2:50pm

John Emmerich (left) recently won the grand prize in the Covenant Presbyterian Church talent show.  He was the only youth who entered. He played a guitar piece featuring “The Rocky Road to Dublin.” Also shown is...

07/31/2012 - 2:47pm

At Family Reading Night, Ann Smith Elementary students (from left) Ethan Livingston and Hunter Westby-Gibson participated in "Our Family's Story," a literacy station where families made a collage of magazine pictures...

07/31/2012 - 2:45pm

Wee Care celebrated Mother's Day by having muffins with mom. Shown are Chalyn Mayes with her mom Heather Brewer.

07/31/2012 - 2:43pm

Boy Scout Troop 18, of First Presbyterian Church,  recently held a Court of Honor to recognize new Eagle Scouts. Alex Russell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Russell, received the rank of Eagle. Russell is a student at Jackson Prep...

07/31/2012 - 2:41pm

Jackson Prep will offer three options for ACT / SAT workshops in the fall for students in grades 11 and 12. Option one and two: August 11, 18 and 25 or September 15, 22 and 29, 10 a.m. - noon and 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. Option three is...

07/31/2012 - 2:26pm

Dr. and Mrs. Jeffery E. Lowman of Pelham, Ala., announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Sansom Lowman, to Charles Asa Reynolds, son of Charles Edward Reynolds and Martha Smith Reynolds of Olive Branch.

The bride-elect is the...

07/31/2012 - 2:22pm

Mr. and Mrs. Buck Coats of Madison announce the engagement of their daughter, Nickie Lee Coats, to Jacob Brandon Jones of Brandon.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bobbie Coats of Madison and the late Buck Coats, and the late Mr...

07/31/2012 - 2:15pm

Several Jackson Prep baseball players received Easy 87.7 FM Player Awards at the end-of-the year ceremony. They include William Griffin, Ross Renfrow, Impact Player of the Year; William Mounger, Role Player of the Year; Christian Hughes, Most...

07/31/2012 - 2:12pm

Mississippi Public Broadcasting (MPB) won a national Edward R. Murrow Award for Best News Series with reporter Sandra Knispel’s stories on the tornado-torn town of Smithville. The four-part series tells the story of Smithville’s...

07/31/2012 - 2:08pm

Kids building

The Mississippi Children’s Museum will present Lego Duplo Read! Build! Play! August 4, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; and August 5, 1:30 - 5:30 p.m. The program is tailored for children under five.

 

ACT...

07/25/2012 - 10:43am

By KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff Writer

IF YOU BUILD IT, they will come.

In the case of the daycare facility at First Baptist Church of Ridgeland, people have come in droves – to the tune of more than 100 families on...

07/25/2012 - 10:40am

GERMANTOWN Middle School and The Veritas School are welcoming a new principal and a new headmaster in time for the fall semester.

At Germantown Middle, located in Gluckstadt, former Madison Central assistant principal Richard Burge...

07/25/2012 - 10:33am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

THE STATE’S HIGH court is expected to rule any day now on a proposal that would prevent two Hinds County circuit judges from hearing criminal cases.

On June 27, the county...

07/25/2012 - 10:29am

Madison Crime

The Madison Police Department received the following reports for:

Bonne Terre Boulevard, identity theft, July 10;

David Drive, identity theft, June 20;

Fairfield Circle, identity theft, June 20...

07/25/2012 - 10:27am

By RYAN RILEY

Sun Intern

MISSIONARY WORK in Brazil is something Northsiders Joe and Helen Martin are very familiar with. Helen was born and raised in Brazil but came to the United States to finish high school in Georgia and...

07/25/2012 - 10:23am

By KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff Writer

THE MAYORS OF Madison and Ridgeland are pleased with how the Madison County Board of Supervisors has allocated $6 million the county will receive from its settlement with the Mississippi...

07/25/2012 - 10:20am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

NORTHSIDERS will have a chance to sound off on Jackson’s redistricting plans next month.

A public hearing has been set for August 16 at the Jackson Medical Mall for residents...

07/25/2012 - 9:54am

Austin Brown is the new head principal at Madison Central High School. He was an assistant principal at MCHS for five years and previously taught history there for five years before spending last year as head principal of Sumner Hill Junior...

07/25/2012 - 9:49am

ST. DOMINIC’S hopes to have grass practice fields finished later this summer and a sports training center built by the end of the year at its sports and recreation complex north of Madison.

Three graded practice fields to be used...

07/25/2012 - 9:45am

by KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff  Writer

DESPITE A THREE PERCENT jump in Madison County’s total assessed value this year, supervisors say the coming year’s budget will still be a challenge.

“This...

07/25/2012 - 9:42am

by ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff  Writer

STUDENTS head back to school next month for the 2012-13 academic year.

When students return to the classroom, they’ll notice several changes, from more technology to new...

07/24/2012 - 11:43am

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Bennett of Bethlehem, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Meredith Lyn Bennett, to Christopher Lee Rea, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gean Rea of Jackson.

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

07/24/2012 - 11:40am

Mr. and Mrs. William Kendall Poole announce the engagement of their daughter, Tana Laine Poole, to Jon Trotter Flynn Jr. son of Mr. and Mrs. Jon Trotter Flynn Sr. of Canton.

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