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The public comment period, which was originally scheduled to end on September 26, has been extended to October 28 for residents to voice comments or concerns about NCL Waste’s plans to construct a
Friend’s move inspires Abby McCaughan award-winning choreography.
When Jackson resident Kim Evans realized he had accidentally let his driver’s license expire, he went to the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) in Jackson to renew it.
Annual event benefits Extra Table.
The Sanderson Farms Championship is under way, and even for the casual golf fan, the tournament has a lot to offer.

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.


Fund-raiser

At Jackson Academy Molly McClure, Mary Gibson Lundy, Caroline Crisler, Mollie Ann Robertson, Sydney Gholar, Crisler Johnson, Natalie Turner, and Avery Adair spent Halloween in themed outfits to raise funds for the Sunnybrook Children’s home.



Versatile

Jackson Prep recently held its 2017 Précis Pageant. Voted Most Versatile are (from left) Bailey Winscott and Graham Roberson.


Christmas child

Sixth-graders at First Presbyterian Day School packed boxes together for Operation Christmas Child - Samaritan’s Purse. Shown are (from left) Katherine Speed and Katie Poole.



Basketball with Hinds

Madison Central High School senior Michael Hammond signed to play basketball at Hinds Community College. Shown are (from left, standing) Madison Central assistant basketball coach Ben Gardner, Michael Hammond Sr.; Madison Central head basketball coach Timothy Speech; (seated) Elaine and Michael Hammond and Mary Jane Palmer.



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A special Commissioning Service was held for St. Richard Catholic School sixth grade students in honor of the leadership they will provide  this school year.