Foote hoping to draft ordinance governing temporary rentals
I would like dinosaurs, gorillas, airplanes, people, robots, and that’s all I really want.
With love, Porter Jeffreys
While he’s making his list and checking it twice, Santa Claus made time to visit his favorite newspaper staff during his busiest season. Santa visited with Sun reporter Nikki Rowell to discuss all things Christmas while he was out taking a sleigh and reindeer test drive before Christmas Eve.
After love, marriage, baby carriages and such, some couples are renewing their vows—to volunteer. Two sets of married retirees from Ridgeland are spending their spare time helping out at Methodist Rehabilitation Center (MRC).
The Clarion Ledger featured the four children of Dr. and Mrs. J Walton Lipscomb Jr. in December 1946 edition which featured several children from the area
in a Christmas spread. The Lispscombs recently recreated the photo. Shown in the same order seventy plus years later are (from left) Bill, Lewis, Walton Lipscomb
Elaine Adair is the founder and president of Mississippi Spay and Neuter (MS SPAN). MS SPAN is a nonprofit that offers low cost spay and neuter surgeries for dogs and cats.
From clinical trials to scientific research, the Memory Impairment and Neurodegenerative Dementia (MIND) Center at the University of Mississippi Medical Center is working to discover all it can about Alzheimer’s and related diseases in hopes of improving treatment and finding a cure. Tom Mosley is the MIND Center’s director.
The Pearl River Valley Water Supply District (PRVWSD) board has issued a state of emergency due to the presence of the invasive aquatic plant giant Salvinia, which is spreading in Pelahatchie Bay. This is the second time the plant has been found in the Ross Barnett Reservoir.
Mississippi Opera will present The Hilarious World of Gilbert and Sullivan November 10, 7:30 p.m. at Duling Hall. This is part of the Cabaret@Duling Hall series hosted by the opera. Admission is $25 / $10 for students K-12, college and active military with ID. The box office opens at 6 p.m.