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Location cited as factor in low attendance at Jackson Zoo

For the Jackson Zoo, it’s all about location, location, location.

Shearer overcomes back injury to continue love of dance at Indiana University

What at one point seemed impossible for a young ballerina has now become a reality.

Robert Miller was recently named public works director for the city of Jackson. Miller has a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Louisville and a master’s in business administration from Indiana University.

Another new project officially began recently as ground was broken for the Windgate Visual Arts Center on the west side of the Millsaps College campus. Dr. Robert W.

Hundreds of new jobs are coming to downtown Jackson, as are new hotel rooms and new developments.

Recently, a ribbon cutting was held to mark the opening of the downtown regional business office of Baptist Memorial Health Care.

Ballet Mississippi presents holiday classic


dress for g

Kindergarteners at First Presbyterian Day School dressed up for the letter G, including girlie girls, goalies, and golfers.


Heisman winners

Madison Central High School seniors (from left) John Martin Paczak and Mary Ranie Miller are the Wendy’s Heisman winners for the Madison Central Class of 2018. This award is based on academics and athletics.





Senior night

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s varsity volleyball team recently held Senior Night, recognizing the seniors on the team and their parents. Shown are (from left) Meg Robinson, Emily Kruse, and Barney Robinson.


Bob for apples

First Presbyterian Day School first-graders held their annual apple bobbing celebration during “Johnny Appleseed Week.” Shown are (from left) Leighton Marion, Cecilia Turnage, Jackson Page, and Coleman Wallace.


Say something

During homecoming week at Rosa Scott, the student government association sponsored Sandy Hook’s Say Something Week at Rosa Week, designed to ensure that everyone at Rosa Scott felt at home especially during homecoming week. Stickers were passed out to remind and encourage each other to say something kind and welcoming to others.


Work for court

Jackson Academy’s homecoming court crown bearer and flower girl are (from left) AJ Duncombe, son of Dawn and Simon Duncombe, and Macy Miller, daughter of Jennifer and Robert Miller. Homecoming at JA was held September 15.


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Location cited as factor in low attendance at Jackson Zoo

For the Jackson Zoo, it’s all... READ MORE


Obituaries

Services will be held November 6 at Saint Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Hattiesburg for... READ MORE


Social

First Presbyterian Day School’s Crusader Club parent organization is made up of multiple committees of parent volunteers.