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News

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 - 12:21pm

Sharon Summers is the new principal of Ridgeland High School (RHS). She takes the place of Lee Boozer, who was the school’s first and only principal since it was founded in 2002. Summers has worked at RHS since 2006, when she started...

07/10/2012 - 12:17pm

Ella Channing Fortner

Rachel Batte and Luke Fortner of Jackson announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Channing Fortner, June 28 at St. Dominic Hospital. Grandparents are Anastasia Batte, Rich and...

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 - 12:13pm

City music

Mississippi Museum of Art will host ‘Music in the City,’ August 14. Hors d’oeuvres begin at 5:15, program at 5:45. Free admission, donations welcome.

 

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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 - 11:57am

Randy Watkins stopped the golf cart and lit a cigar.

“It (is) a victory cigar,” he said.

Watkins was giving tours of the nine-hole golf course at LeFleur’s Bluff State Park. The course was reopened to the...

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 - 3:24pm

Judge and Mrs. Harold Patrick Haggard of Athens, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Elizabeth Haggard, to Scott Edward Peacock, son of Eddie and Stephanie Peacock of Madison. Miss Haggard is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs....

07/06/2012 - 3:22pm

Dr. and Mrs. Frazier Earl Fyke III announce the engagement of their daughter, Georgia Katherine Fyke, to Andrew John Nesbitt, son of Scott Kenneth Nesbitt and the late Patricia Jean Nesbitt of Eden Prairie, Minn.

The bride-elect is 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 - 3:14pm

NORTHSIDERS will see several new school principals when students start classes again this fall. But most of the “new” faces are not so new, as assistant principals step into many of the lead roles.

At Madison Central High...

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 - 3:07pm

David Brownlee has been a pastor in the United Methodist Church for more than three decades. The last three years have been spent as pastor at Christ United Methodist Church in Jackson. Brownlee is a graduate of United Wesleyan College in...

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 - 2:44pm

Library fun

Madison County Library System’s summer reading program includes “Who’s in the Shadows?” a shadow puppet fairy tale, July 10 4:30 p.m. and the Ridgeland Library and...

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...