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The Thanksgiving holiday is a time to reflect on the things for which we are thankful. This year, there are many opportunities across the Northside to share those blessings with others.
A year later, the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District (PRVWSD) board is returning to several tactics to fight Giant Salvinia, which has been rediscovered in Pelahatchie Bay.
Northsider attempting to replenish disappearing trees
NCL Waste has hired an attorney and announced opposition to Ridgeland’s plans for annexation.
St. Anthony plans December 7 event


Serves as page

Jack Laws, (left) recently served as a page for the Mississippi State Senate. He is pictured with Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves who sponsored his visit. Laws is the son of Lauren and John Laws and attends Madison Ridgeland Academy.



Little Saints

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School Early Childhood students celebrated Mardi Gras by forming the Krewe of Little Saints and parading for the first to fourth-graders, tossing beads to the cheering throngs along the way. Shown are (from left) Nick Fatemi-Ardekani, Matthew Martin, Lucas Parry, and Woody Nguyen.


Reality fair

Jackson Academy eighth-grade students (from left, back) Molly McClure, Jordan Bertschler, Elizabeth Castle; (front) Pariss Smoot, Olivia Quinn, and Jane Arnold participated in the school’s first Reality Fair.






Joni's story

During chapel at First Presbyterian Day School, Martie Kwasny, area director for Joni and Friends, shared the story of Joni Eareckson Tada.  Each student received a copy of Tada’s autobiography.  Shown are (from left) Piper McCalop, Taylor Caton, Marie Kwasny, and Claire Crosby.




Blue team

Jackson Prep 2017-18 seventh-grade girls basketball blue team includes members (from left, back) Madison Lee, Maggie Birdsall, Romney McLeod, Bradley Carter; (front) Grayson Dausman, Raylei McKinney, Caroline Hopkins, Chase Thompson.


Quality of Life

Dr. Beverly Hogan was a recent speaker at the Rotary Club of Jackson. Dr. Hogan, the 13th president of Tougaloo College and its first female president, has served as president for 16 years.


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Breaking News

A year later, the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District (PRVWSD) board is returning to several... READ MORE

Obituaries

Walter J. “Duke” Olson III, who approached life and business with wisdom and humor, died Tuesday,... READ MORE

Social

St. Andrew’s Upper School Theatre Department’s fall play will be the mystery A Murder is Announced based on the novel by Agatha Christie and adapted by playwright Leslie Darbon.