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Conflicts of interest could disqualify yet another set of attorneys attempting to represent six Jackson water customers in their bid to block the city from shutting off water services for nonpayme
Lane Myers, a graduate of Madison Central High School and the University of Alabama, is the Mississippi task force leader for the Ride for Kids Mississippi benefitting the Pediatric Brain Tumor Fo
Tournament inspires Sarah Broom to work with Chastain to improve the school’s tennis program.
Canopy hosting gala.
Work on the Ridgeland Costco finally appears to be moving forward, thanks to several weeks of dry weather.

Social studies award

Jackson Prep students (from left) Turner Isonhood, Holly Kullman, Holmes Maley and Trip Cory won the Subject Area Award in Social Studies at the recent 10th and 11th-grade class day program.


Best all around

Jackson Academy’s (from left, back) Samuel Hadley, Elizabeth Copeland, Adams Kennedy, Elizabeth Castle, Benjamin Watson; (front) Ben Jones, Ellie Hogue, and Kendall Edmonson were given the best all-around award as recognition for maintaining a balance between academic and extra-curricular activities.




News Briefs

Planning for bridge repairs

All good things must come to an end.

And for residents who have enjoyed less traffic along Hawthorn Drive and Cavalier Drive thanks to bridges being out, that means the structures could soon be replaced.




Summer Visitors

By ANTHONY WARREN,

Eastover lakes attract alligators annually, pose no threat

Everyone’s trying to get into Eastover, even the alligators.

Each summer, a handful of the reptiles make their way into the exclusive neighborhood and take up roost at the twin lakes.








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The Montessori Academy of Jackson recently celebrated World Peace Day.  Participating were (from left) Lincoln Songcharoen, John Hudson Abel, Jake Aldy, Emmerson Laschanzky, Blue Harper Mitchel, R