Mendal Kemp was recently hired by the Madison County Board of Supervisors as veterans service officer. Kemp, a Vietnam veteran, has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Mississippi and a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Mississippi College.
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Jackson and Ridgeland, in partnership, have begun rehabbing east County Line Road.
The project, which stretches from Ridgewood Road to South Wheatley Street, includes a repair, mill, overlay and restripe plus upgrades to traffic signals. The contract was awarded to Dickerson and Bowen for $1.35 million.
Students listed to the honor roll for the third quarter at Jackson Academy include:
Madison County supervisors have approved the preliminary plat for the second phase Coventry subdivision, which has been subject to opposition in recent weeks.
Another 27 lots were approved last month, adding to the 22 currently under construction as part of the first phase.
With construction having already begun on East Lake Harbour Drive, Ridgeland residents and motorists may have experienced traffic delays throughout the first week of April.
Dwayne Pickett Turns Old Canton Road Church into Ministry For Faith And Education
Each Sunday, thousands of resident heads to church to hear one man. Pastor Dwayne Pickett preaches twice every Lord’s day at New Jerusalem on Old Canton Road (former home of Colonial Heights Baptist).
St. Andrew’s Planning Major Event
Competition is the lifeblood of success, so it’s good news to finally see some competition in the bidding for statewide landline telecommunication services to state agencies, schools, libraries, universities and other governmental entities.