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Gating ordinance changes overlooks public comment process.

The Madison County board of supervisors has delayed their decision on whether or not to allow another access point onto Church Road from property located south of Church Road and west of Calhoun...

Catholic Charities event planned.

Jacob Bullock gives away birthday to adopt Lemur at Duke University

With Mississippi facing off against the Department of Justice in the longstanding battle over the state’s treatment of mentally ill Mississippians, its defense depends on the office of Attorney...

For Fourth of July this year, patrons of the city of Ridgeland’s annual Balloon Glow can celebrate with a little extra cheer.




Most talent

Jackson Prep recently held its 2017 Précis Pageant. Voted Most Talented are (from left) Kelly McBride and Beth Ann Young.


Apex

Jackson Academy students (from left) James McLemore, Emma Lucas, Blaine Bowman, and Blake Mills were nominated to attend the ninth annual Apex Leadership Summit at the University of Mississippi. The students participated in team-building activities and attended sessions covering ethics, problem-solving, and leadership.



All-state choir

First Presbyterian Day School sixth-graders recently selected to the Mississippi All-State Elementary Choir are (from left) Mary Kathryn Mason, Will Dungey, Elyse Lemly, Robbie Hight, and Katherine Speed.


Beyond horizons

Madison Central High School senior Nelson Washington represented his class at the Beyond Horizons: A Recognition of Scholarship and Achievement recently. Students were chosen based on academics and plans to major in a STEM discipline in college. Shown are (from left) Tiffiney, Nelson and Curtis Washington.



Jackson Prep Honor Roll

Students listed to the honor roll at Jackson Preparatory School for the first term include:

 

Sixth Grade

Head of School’s List: Thomas Cross, Will Herron, Sammie Johnson, Gage Liston;

Faculty List: Clancy Baker, Nate Britzke, Kennedy Cleveland, Mason Deas;


Wittest

Jackson Prep recently held its 2017 Précis Pageant. Voted Wittiest are (from left) Marley Parkman and Forrest Smith.



Powerlifters

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School members of the varsity boys powerlifting team are (back) Isaac Watts; (from left, front) Forrest Hutchison, Logan Koltz, Jace Roach, Patrick Turner, and Rush Lacoste.


Celebrate season

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s football team recently held its end-of-year banquet to celebrate a winning season that saw the Saints advance to the 3A playoffs for just the second time in school history.


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Breaking News

Residents of Madison County could see a change in their school board election districts... READ MORE


Obituaries

Billye Haskins Dallas, 89, of Ridgeland, Mississippi, passed away June 15, 2019. Visitation is... READ MORE


Social

Cathy Haynie, head of school at Christ Covenant School, is serving JAAIS (Jackson Area Association of Independent Schools) as president this year.