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She loves being active and doesn’t like to sit still.
She collects Herend figurines.
She’s crafty and knows how to sew and knit.
She can use a jackhammer well.
She and her husband plan trips with their twins and plan to take them to every state.
Residents in the Woodland Hills neighborhood should know by early next week whether or not their gating application will be going on to the Jackson City Council.
Recently, the Woodland Hills Conservation Association (WHCA) presented its gating application to the Jackson Site Plan Review Committee for review.
Hulen Bivins is executive director of the Mississippi Library Commission. Bivins recently spoke to Sun Senior Staff Writer Anthony Warren about the state of Mississippi’s libraries. Bivins holds degrees from Lipscomb University, the University of Tennessee and Faulkner University.
A project that promises to double space and improve the patient experience at St. Dominic’s Hospital is about 10 percent complete.
Construction is under way on a $35 million to $40 million expansion of the hospital’s Emergency Department.
Jeff Good is the recipient of the Mississippi Opera Guild’s first Mississippi Opera Circle of Excellence Award. The guild created this award to honor individuals for “exceptional creative vision, inclusiveness, and contribution to the artistic vibrancy of the capital city and state.”
The city of Madison has seen a jump in sales tax revenue recently, which could be attributed to the commercial growth the city is experiencing.
In January 2017, the city brought in $709,136 in sales tax. The following year, the city saw $758,375 in sales tax.
Sales tax revenue increased by $49,239, or 6.94 percent.
Jackson city leaders are pumping the brakes on plans to install parking meters in Fondren, at least temporarily.
The city had hoped to hire a firm to install meters by January.
However, those plans were temporarily sidelined after getting opposition feedback from some residents.
The Southern Debutante Assembly held its 2018 Presentation and White and Gold Ball December 28 at the Greenwood Country Club. Nine Northsiders were among the 33 debutantes presented.
A friend recently reminded me about a book I read several years ago that I really loved, What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty. In it, a woman wakes up from a bad fall to find that amnesia has taken all memory of the last 10 years of her life. In her last memory, she is pregnant with her first child and blissfully in love with her husband.