C Spire’s request for blue lights on building tabled by R’land board of aldermen

By NIKKI ROWELL,

The Ridgeland Board of Aldermen tabled a request to allow C Spire to change up its façade with a splash of color where standard white lights now stand.

C Spire employed Jason Ellis of Ellis Construction to draw up plans for 38 new light fixtures to be placed on the third level of the exterior of the building.








Ubering in Jackson

By NIKKI ROWELL,

A pregnant woman, Italian blues guitarist and a serviceman, Clark Carpenter never knows who will end up getting into his car.

That’s because he’s one of more than 16,000 drivers employed across the globe as an Uber driver.



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