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City talks achievements, challenges with water billing system

Two Northeast neighborhoods are a step closer to securing their borders.

Garden club to host international designer

Cameron’s resume includes athlete, intelligence officer, attorney and book author.

Championship tennis player. Military intelligence officer. Attorney. Book author.

Madison County Library System’s mobile library could be rolling through your community, providing those without access to one of its branches a chance to peruse the shelves, check out books and...

Students might not necessarily enjoy some lectures in college, but they’ll definitely benefit from a new state-of-the-art lecture hall at Millsaps College.

Kindness

Three students from Madison Ridgeland Academy Student Leadership Institute spoke at elementary chapel recently about their mission trip to San Francisco and how people can show kindness in their daily lives.


Showchoir

Encore, Jackson Academy’s upper school showchoir, was awarded, first runner-up at the Opelika Invitational, fourth runner-up at the South Jones Invitational, and first runner-up at the Oak Grove Invitational.




Performing arts

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School students who received book awards for outstanding achievement in the performing arts are (from left, back) Darby Farr – theatre production: acting; Spencer Carter – Rhapsody Choir; Brooks Lacoste, theatre production: technical; Meredith Johnson, St.




Swimmers

First Presbyterian Day School students recently participated in the Makos State Swim Meet, including (from left) Kimmons Sheppard, Reese Russ, Charlie Penny, Asher Reynolds, Evans Reynolds, Warner Russ, Piper McCalop, and Nan Sheppard.



Banner school

The Mississippi Council on Economic Education named Germantown High School a banner school for 2016-17.  Because of this honor, one student was awarded the MCEE Banner School for Financial Readiness $500 Scholarship. Shown are (from left) recipient Laurel Lee and Selena Swartzfager.


Memory house

Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area recently dedicated a new Habitat house in memory of Earle F. Jones Jr., a business and community leader who died in August 2013 at 86.




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The University of Mississippi recently released the Fall 2018 Dean’s List. Students must earn a semester GPA of 3.50 to 3.74 to be listed on the Dean’s List.