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John Hugh Tate stood in front of his congregation and made the announcement.
The annual HeartStrings Gala, a benefit for the McClean Fletcher Grief Center for Children, a nonprofit organization and service of Hospice Ministries, is scheduled for February 13 from 7-10 p.m.
Residents with Barnett Reservoir car tags and plans to visit one of the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District (PRVWSD) parks must purchase a $30 annual pass, as the car tag will no longer serve
If one Northside lawmaker has his way, finding the right pinot to go with that fresh cut of salmon in your shopping basket could be as easy as going down another aisle at the grocery.
Construction has yet to wrap up on a $17.4 million project to repave the western runway at the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers Airport, (JMAA) nearly 550 days after work was slated to be completed.

Make-A-Wish

Brent Wilson, director of Make-A-Wish Mississippi, recently presented to the Rotary Club of North Jackson about the mission of Make-A-Wish, which grants approximately 100 wishes a year across the state for children with life-threatening illnesses.


Staying Afloat

By ANTHONY WARREN,

Allocation to keep water fund solvent until summer

Jackson’s water and sewer cash fund should stay afloat at least until the summer.

Meanwhile, city officials were still in talks last week with Siemens in hopes that it can correct problems with its billing system.










N’side lawmakers have mixed results in 2018 session

By ANTHONY WARREN,

Northside lawmakers will likely be going back to the drawing board next year, after failing to push through some of their top priorities.

The lawmakers failed to get bills passed this year that would allow for community improvement districts (CIDs), amend voting laws, give tax breaks to homeowners and change the state flag.





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