Location, money woes result in shuttering gardens on Saturday

By ANTHONY WARREN,

Nearly 20 years ago, a group of Northsiders worked tirelessly to improve a once popular Jackson landmark.

Now, their efforts are fading with Mynelle Gardens falling victim to location and city financial woes.

The gardens are now closed on Saturdays. The Jackson City Council recently voted to close the gardens on Saturdays.







At Odds

By ANTHONY WARREN,

City taxpayers bear burden of state’s JMAA takeover attempt

The state’s efforts to take over the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport are being funded in part by the same residents who oppose it.


Big Rivalry

By ANTHONY WARREN,

Jackson Academy and Prep face off on football field Sept. 28

The rivalry between Jackson Preparatory School and Jackson Academy (JA) isn’t lost on Annie Craig.

And if her team wins tomorrow night, the JA fourth-grader will have something to hold over her older brother and sister, both of whom attend Jackson Prep.


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