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City plans changes to mass transit system; hiring consultant.
Olivia moore gives back to community through establishing city tennis camp. When athletes make something look easy, they’re said to be “putting on a clinic.”
A new campaign was recently launched to bring roads and bridges to the forefront of this year’s statewide elections.
The Reunion Parkway saga continues as Madison County voted last week to retain Mississippi Engineering Group (MSEG) to provide design, right of way and construction services for Reunion Parkway fr
Jill Ford recently announced her candidacy for the House of Representatives District 73 vacated by Cory Wilson, citing her desire to keep up the fight for conservative reforms in the legislature. 

Graduations

By ANTHONY WARREN,

N’side students prepare to say goodbye to high school

High School seniors across the Northside have only days to go until they don cap and gowns for the big day - graduation.

It’s May, and that means high school awards days and commencement exercises are right around the corner.







Ebony Lumumba on MOJO nonprofit

Ebony Lumumba is balancing a full load. She’s a mother and a college professor, a doctoral student and Jackson’s first lady. On top of that, she recently founded Mothers Obtaining Justice and Opportunity (MOJO), a new nonprofit that focuses on providing support to mothers seeking their education.









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Obituaries

Ruby Mona Tharpe McLemore, 88, died at home surrounded by family on July 10, 2019.

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The 12U Major team, Mississippi Angels, won the 2019 Triple Crown Slumpbuster Series in Omaha. There were 291 teams in the tourney and 65 in their division.