Elementary students at The Montessori Academy of Jackson made bacteria cell models using pumpkins. Shown are (from left) Oliver Jones, Kinsley Horlings, Hugh Parker Abel, and Jack Pickard-White.
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Members of the Madison-Ridgeland Academy varsity softball team include (from left, back) Head Coach Taylor Surrento, Sara Long, Corri Kendall, Whitney Dowell, Holly Hendry, Sarah Grace Saulters, Lucy Blaylock, Jill Horner, Assistant Coach Dani Craft; (front) Lily O’Neal, Mackenzie Blue, Mary Bailey Rivers, Salem Hawkins, Claire Thompson and Hay
Ian Underwood (center) was recognized for earning his Eagle Scout rank at Troop 8’s October Court of Honor at First Baptist Church of Jackson. His Eagle Project built student picnic tables and re-established the garden beds across the building front for Stewpot’s After-School Program. Ian joins over 650 Eagle Scouts from Troop 8 since 1921.
Jackson Academy Middle School students (from left) Caroline Flechas, Gautam Ray, Ella Boykin, Lindsey Johnson, Liles Williams, Anna Margaret Hooker, Landry Lester, Major Quin, and Ellen Morgan were recently elected to serve on the Middle School Student Council.
Members of the Germantown High School 2019-2020 yearbook production staff include (from left, back) Kayla Young, Caroline Walton, Ella Maulding, Karrington Gainwell, Millie Murphy, Tyndal Godwin, Tae Mcgehee, Darby Miles; (middle row) Ainsley Belle Burke, Perry DeLoach, Katelyn Culbertson, Eme Bryson, Evan Mabe, Hollis Hewes, Demi Damon, Keely
Karl Banks will return to the Madison County board of supervisors after defeating Jim Harreld in the race for the District Four seat.
Banks came out on top with 3,524 votes to Harreld’s 3,467 in the general election last week. Harreld defeated incumbent David Bishop in the primary.
Another volley has been fired in the Siemens case, this time with one of the subcontractors filing a motion to dismiss.
Recently, Garrett Enterprises Consolidated filed a motion to dismiss charges against the firm, in part, because the contract was between Siemens and Jackson, not Jackson and Siemens’ subcontractors.
Protecting and serving the public has been a way of life for Matt McCain for 12 years as a police officer in Flowood.
Those ideals won’t change much in a new career he’s starting.
Leslie Nicole Harrison and Edwin French DeMoss III were united in marriage in a service of worship at 6:30 p.m. on February 23 at First Baptist Church, Jackson.