Breaking News

JMAA opposes Flowood and Pearl's annexation bids


The city of Jackson won’t be going it alone in efforts to fend off two attempts to annex city-owned land around the airport.

On December 17, the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA) voted unanimously to oppose plans by the cities of Flowood and Pearl to annex property around the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport.

Year in Review


Gluckstadt, zoo, airport, Costco among top news stories

From north to south and east to west, every corner of the Northside was busy in 2018, with major news stories coming from the Gluckstadt incorporation to the planned takeover of the Jackson-Evers International Airport.

session outlook

Lawmakers to take on voter reform as one of their top priorities for the 2019 legislative session


David Blount

District 29 Sen. David Blount hopes the recent elections will bring more attention to the state’s early voting laws, and spur lawmakers to support voter reform efforts during the 2019 legislative session.