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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

Mini-golf

Wee Care Schoolagers mini-golfing are (from left) Crews Russum, Phil Nelson, and Robert Ogletree.

 


Lots of spirit

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School recently held Lower School Spirit Night during a home football game against Raleigh. Shown are (from left, back) Miley Ray, Virginia Kate Gammon, Ally Brumfield; (front) Mary Mac, Cilia and Caitlin Penton.



Soccer awards

Girls soccer wwards were won by Jackson Prep students (from left) Price Loposer, MVP; Mary Price Montagnet, Best Offensive; Addison Galloway, Best Defensive; Cassidy ZumMallen, Impact Player; and Macey Abraham, Patriot Award.


Celebrate Mississippi

Jackson Academy students (from left) Mya Coins, Alex Guild, Abby Fielder, and Lucy Allen have been recognized in the Mississippi Children’s Museum’s ‘Celebrate Mississippi’ art competition.



Rock slinger

The fourth-graders at First Presbyterian Day School presented the play “The Rock-Slinger and His Greatest Hit,” based on the story of David and Goliath. Shown are (back) Elliot Dawson; (front, from left) Christy Rutledge, Mac Anderson, Crew Hassell, Worth McGehee.


Bankers build

Nine banking institutions are partnering for a third year in a row with Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area to sponsor and build a home for a family in need of a decent, affordable place to live. Employees from the banks are working together to construct a Habitat house on Greenview Drive.




Sculpture dedicated

A life-size sculpture of writer Eudora Welty, commissioned by two Millsaps College alumni and created by an alumnus, was unveiled and dedicated recently at the college. Given in honor of Dr.



Senior company

Mississippi Metropolitan Ballet’s Senior Company for the 2017-18 season includes dancers (from left, back)  Taylor Binkley, Emily Dew, Mae Correro, Victoria Jackson, Mattie Grace Morris, Thalia Graves, Anna Claire Nelson; (third row) Sydney Sanders, Erin Lochmann, Parris Flakes, Hannah Jane LeDuff, Anna Cate Patterson, Rhaly Milling; (second ro



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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.