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Another water main break in Jackson is blocking Old Canton Road between I-55 and State Street at East Hill and Grove Park roads.
High school band members reunite for Michael J. Fox Foundation parkinson's research benefit.  For Mart McMullan, it’s not adversity that defines you, but how you handle it.
Yet another hurdle has been thrown in the path of the Museum Trail, but Northsiders are certain they’ll be able to jump it.
With the future of the city and opportunity for growth in mind, Ridgeland has filed a petition to annex a section of land that Mayor Gene McGee says is the only viable option for growth.
Special Olympic plans annual benefit.

Baseball signing

Jackson Academy John Thomas “JT” Carney his intent to play baseball at East Central Community College at a signing ceremony at the end of the 2017-1018 school year. Shown are other members of the team with him at the signing (from left) Noah Thigpen, Edwin Smith III, JT Carney, Sam Ciaccio, and Garrett Clarke.

Citizenship award

Jackson Academy students (from left, back) Houston Hearn, Anne Barrett Roberson, Daniel Martin, Eliza Perkins, Red Deaton; (front) Gabby Denson, Caroline Flechas, and Ian Hosch received the Citizenship Award in recognition of the respect, responsibility, and compassionate concern for others that they demonstrated throughout the 2017-2018 school

English award

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School recently held the 2018 Honors Day Assembly, recognizing students’ accomplishments over the course of the school year.

Varsity tennis

Jackson Prep’s varsity team awards went to (from left) Hannah-Grace Berch, Patriot Award; Graham Roberson, Coaches Award; Neely Wood, Coaches Award; Neil Marchetti, Patriot Award; Madeline Claire Hughes, Impact Player; Russell Roberts, Most Valuable Player; Mackenzie Nichols, Most Valuable Player; Jack Turnage, Outstanding Manager; Olivia Moore


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Cheering for Jackson Prep this year are (from left, back) Eliza Hollingsworth, Margaret Dye, Livi Mathews, Addy Katherine Allen, Rosemary McClintock, Kennedy Cleveland, Rachel Rutledge, Mari Lampt