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Steady paycheck leads sam fant to Madison county bank president position

When Sam Fant got his first job in banking, like most recent college graduates, he was simply looking for a steady paycheck.

Fifteen years later, Fant is still in the banking business, and wouldn’t trade it for anything.

Bids for Ridgewood

Jackson is slowly but surely addressing sewer problems along Ridgewood Road, with repairs recently wrapping up on two projects.

The Jackson City Council recently approved paying Utility Constructors nearly $124,000 to repair a 600-foot collapsed line between Lenox Drive and Pineland Drive.

Hire Forensic Engineer

Jackson city officials were still hoping to get to the bottom of what caused a recent main break that affected some 60,000 customers.

“We have hired a forensic engineer to identify the cause of the failure,” said Public Works Director Robert Miller.

State Street Detours

Work was schedule to start earlier this week on the second phase of the State Street Reconstruction Project. This phase will completely reconstruct State Street from Hartfield Street to Choctaw Road.