Today's Top Stories

A settlement could be on the horizon in the city of Jackson’s $225 million lawsuit against Siemens Industry.
The coming weeks promise to be busy for leaders with two Northside community groups, who are pushing forward with plans to implement “community improvement districts” (CIDs).
Children learning early value of Community Commitment through Junior Homeowners Association. Residents and officials in the city of Madison talk a lot about having “hometown spirit.”
A second arrest has been made in Jackson’s water theft investigation.
Golf on the N’side growing in popularity among junior players After plateauing in recent years, junior golf on the Northside again appears to be on the upswing.

Yes, she can

Jackson Academy faculty and students (from left, back) April Foster, Neely Holland, Lori Snider, Harriett Eppes, Lorraine Blount, LaDonna Whitney; (front) Natalie Shepardson, Olivia Salvo, Meridith Ray, Isabel Russell, Macy Garrard, Maya Turner, and Crystal Gao celebrated International Women’s Day together, as teachers inspire young women to pu

Mr. and Miss

Jackson Prep recently held its 2017 Précis Pageant. Voted Mr. and Miss Jackson Prep are (from left) Reed Peets and Avery Andress.

Sophomore beaus

Madison Central High School’s Pawprint yearbook financial and production staffs hosted sophomore night of Beauty and Beau recently. Beaus include (from left) Brandon Strain, Clayton Fairchild and RJ Mack.

Sports math

Fifth-graders at First Presbyterian Day School wrote letters to their favorite college football coaches to tell them how they used sports and actual statistics to learn math. Many received autographs back.

Football signing

Tavian Johnson, senior at Germantown High School, signed to play football with Holmes Community College. Shown are (from left) Melissa and Tavian Johnson, and Amari Cooper.

Junior classic

The USTA Junior Classic hosted in March by the Reunion Golf and Country Club saw a number of Reunion residents placing in the top of their divisions.  The United States Tennis Association (USTA) is the national governing body for the sport of tennis and the recognized leader in promoting and developing the sport’s growth on every level in the U

The real world

At Jackson Academy’s eighth-grade Reality Fair students (from left) Drew Williams, Garrett Smith and Jon Burns created budgets based on the entry-level salary of a career they are interested in.

Varsity cheer

Madison Ridgeland Academy varsity cheerleaders for 2017-18 include (from left, back) Emma Wilson, Sara Carson Hailey, Madison McCrory, Grant Watts-mascot, Caroline Venable, Cali Chance, Campbell Owens; (middle row)  Georgia Galatas, Alexandra Cullom, Libby Thomas, Claire Finch, Shelby McCraw, Anne Rivers Streeter, Caroline Cameron, Kelli Shufel

Mock trial

Jackson Prep Mock Trial Team competed at the Jackson Regional Competition recently at MC School of Law. The team will advance to the State Competition which will be held at Hinds County Courthouse March 2 & 3.


Breaking News

Tim Bryan has taken over for Dan Gaillet as engineer for Madison County.


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First Presbyterian Day School sixth-graders (from left) Causey Jones and Casen Macke were chosen Best Manners by their classmates.