Let’s hope Scott Pruitt, the former head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has no presidential ambitions. Or if he does, that the voters are frugal enough to quash them. If not, Pruitt could bankrupt the country on Secret Service protection alone.
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It doesn’t take a college professor to figure out that higher tariffs (which are an unproductive tax on the public) and greater levels of government corruption can hurt a nation’s economy.
Fifteen deaths of Mississippi inmates in one month is normal? That’s what this state’s corrections commissioner, Pelicia Hall, claims.
Penny Chiasson, Nurse Anesthesia and pain management hypnosis, spoke recently to the Rotary Club of North Jackson. Chiasson informed club members and guests how hypnosis can help with pain management, ways to relieve stress and end bad habits. Shown are (from left) Anna Powers, club president; Chiasson and Matt Monsour, club director.
Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba was a recent speaker for the Rotary Club of Jackson. Shown are (from left) club president Neddie Winters, Lumumba and LeRoy Walker.
Ross Bjork, athletic director at Ole Miss, recently spoke to the Rotary Club of North Jackson. Bjork informed members and guests about the athletic budget, sports betting and the upcoming football season. The Rotary Club of North Jackson meets at noon on Tuesday’s at The Rickhouse.
Two Madison-Ridgeland Rotarians recently earned their Paul Harris +1 designations with the international civic organization. Past President Don Burnham and longtime Sergeant-at-Arms Pat McNulty were awarded the distinction for attaining a $2,000 level of giving to the Rotary International Foundation.
Mr. and Mrs. Brent Ballard of Madison announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Caroline Ballard, to William Haynes Fair, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Love Fair III of Madison.
Jackson Prep 2018 varsity softball team include (from left, back) Head Coach Cory Caton; Drea Morgan, McKinley Weeks, Maddie Newman, Colby Ray, Raylei McKinney, Sydney Ray, Assistant Coach Shane Bennett; (front) Emma Stensaas, Olivia Clapp, Carly Lewis, Rebekah Weaver, Breley Boykin, Olivia Powe, Shekinah Lumpkin.