Today's Top Stories

Developers get nine more months to decide on center

Developers have roughly three months to decide if it will lease some 130 acres of airport property to build a $165 million mixed-use project in Flowood.

Virgi Lindsay was recently elected Ward Seven councilwoman for the city of Jackson. Before joining the council, Lindsay was a newspaper reporter and longtime executive director of the Greater Belhaven Foundation (GBF).

Although Madison’s budget is not yet finalized, city citizens can expect road projects to make progress, grants that will help augment the city’s community feel and even tag readers throughout the next fiscal year. 

Emily Ragland receives

national recognition

for talents in classroom

Lin focuses on bringing more physical medicine, rehab doctors to state

Special to the Sun

Dr. Vernon Lin is 6 feet 3 inches tall and has a resume 21 pages long.

Symphony at Sunset planned

No Solicitors

Madison County officials are working to pass a zoning ordinance that would keep solicitors and door-to-door salesmen from harassing Northsiders.

“Solicitation is a bigger animal,” Katie Snell, Madison County attorney, said. “We don’t want people knocking on our door.”

Maintenance Overlay

North Canton Road in Madison County will soon be undergoing a maintenance overlay project. The Madison County board of supervisors recently approved the project bid award to Dickerson and Bowen Inc.

Approve Plat

The final plat for Camden Lake, phase 3, in Lake Caroline has been approved. The Madison County Board of Supervisors signed off on the subdivision in a recent county board meeting.

“It’s 58 lots going in,” Dan Gaillet, county engineer said. “We’ve met all the needs and requirements for the county, so we’re requesting approval…”