Today's Top Stories

A Northside woman was shaken up this afternoon after driving her vehicle into a store at Maywood Mart.

The incident occurred shortly before 5 p.m.

The woman crashed into a storefront between Smoothie King and Moe’s restaurant.

Foote hoping to draft ordinance governing temporary rentals

For the time being, residents are at the mercy of Airbnb owners who have the ability to run their temporary rentals unchecked.

The Madison County Property Owners Association (MCPOA) is steadily growing as more county residents join to have a unified community voice.

MCPOA board members have big goals for 2019.

Heart association plans annual gala

Listening and patience attributes for Larry Ratzlaff's successful career in banking and running

Many people say the lessons they learned playing sports translate well into their professional careers.

The co-owner of a Biloxi baseball team could soon be manager of Smith-Wills Stadium.

Only one firm submitted a proposal to manage the stadium, Kusche Sports Group.

Manhattan Mall

St. Richard Catholic School’s annual service project, Manhattan Mall, is one of the yearly endeavors that speaks to the Catholic Social Teaching- Option for the Poor and Vulnerable, and to the works of mercy that are at the root of the mercy heritage. Manhattan Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is across the street from the scool.

Broadcasting class

Jackson Academy broadcasting students (from left, back) Jacob Galatas, Thad Bishop, Owen Fracchia, Aden Lang, Donovan Veasley, Owen Ridgeway; (front) Ja’Ree Myers, Noah Berry, Blake Fletcher, Sam Walenta, Gracie Eubank, and Eli Ridgeway recently heard from WAPT sports director Josh Jackson.


St. Andrew’s Episcopal School fourth-graders who served as acolytes at a recent chapel service are (from left) Whitney Graham, Caroline Zhou, Marcella Robertson, Rohan Anand, Levi Coffey, Dylan Tobias, Will Fender, Emma Romero, and Ella Sofia Fraser.

All district offensive

Jackson Prep’s MAIS All-District Offensive Football Team includes (from left, back) Tripp Cory (OL), Peyton Dunn (OL), Peyton Greenwood (WR); (front) Thomas Thornton (WR), Jerrion Ealy, Player of the Year; Charlie Ott (OL).

Book buddies

Participating in the Book Buddies program at Jackson Academy are (from left, back) Sophie Slade, Anna Ballard Tharp, Bodie Atkins, Graves Haraway; (front) Ainslie Long and Cash Dickson.

Fairy tales

K3 preschoolers at First Presbyterian Day School dressed up for “Fairy Tale Day.” Shown are Jayce Jackson (left) and Aven Clark.


Senior cheers

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School recently celebrated Senior Night, recognizing senior members of the football team, spirit squads, and band. Shown are (from left) Tim, Anna and Karla Case.

Football awards

Jackson Prep’s 2018 Football Special Awards went to (from left) Charlie Ott, LaCoste Academic Award; JC Polk, Dr. Walter Shelton Award and Special Team Award; Holmes Maley, Dr. Walter Shelton Award; Alex Gibbs, LaCoste Academic Award.

Skeleton studies

Jackson Academy fifth-grade students (from left) Jack Voyles, Jonas May, Samhi Kolapalli, and Rebekah Brooke Benson have been studying science with a Halloween-themed activity, creating a skeleton.

Perry Initiative

Upper school students from Jackson Academy (from left) Anna Katherine Ray, Elizabeth Childress, Caroline Harrington, Priya Ray and Anabel McCraney participated in the UMMC Perry Initiative Outreach Program, conducting experiments and mock surgeries in a hands-on experience in engineering and medicine.