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Mississippi State, Ole Miss top choices for Northside graduates

The numbers are in, and Mississippi State University is the top choice this year for Northside graduates.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is moving forward with several projects in south Madison County and North Jackson.

St. Andrew’s honors trustees

Northsider returns home from iraq as part of his travels around the world with National Guard

Lauren Rhoades was recently named director of the Eudora Welty House and Garden in Belhaven.

DeAsia was being shown around the governor’s mansion after her birthday, when she asked First Lady Deborah Bryant if she could stop for just a few minutes in the rose parlor.





PROGRESS SIGNS

Signs touting the progress of one-percent projects are not being paid for with one-percent dollars, according to Jackson city officials.

Recently, small white signs have been put up that read “Your 1% at work: Thank you for your continued support.”







News Briefs

Shooting Range Approved

A new shooting range, Guns N Gear, has been approved for Gluckstadt by the Madison County Board of Supervisors. The new facility will be located off Dees Drive, next to the interstate, despite protest for area residents.




Political theater

By JAY WIENER,

The refrain to the Boz Scagg’s hit “It’s Over” asks:

 

“Why can't you just get it through your head. It's over. It's over now.

Yes you heard me clearly now I said. It's over. It’s over now.”

 


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Breaking News

Mississippi State, Ole Miss top choices for Northside graduates

The numbers are in, and... READ MORE


Obituaries

Betty McCarty Edwards, age 96, passed away peacefully on May 23, 2019 at St. Catherine’s... READ MORE


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Jackson Prep Chi Alpha Mu 2019 members include (from left, back) Will Skipper, Sam Stogner, Jackie Chen, Harrison Jones, William Walker, Maddox Noe, Walker Headley, Jeffrey Jordan, George Pittman,