Today's Top Stories

Although it might not be as festive as the idyllic White Christmas that Bing Crosby sings about, some residents on the Northside might actually benefit from a dry, warm holiday season.
A new service with the Jackson-Hinds Library System has made hundreds of thousands of books available in electronic form. Is digital the wave of the future for public libraries?
Morris chronicles association with Doo Wop artists and his journey of faith in new book. Bill Morris reflected as he rode back to hisWash-ington D.C. hotel.
First Presbyterian Day School presents annual tradition.
Parents, young people learning to navigate digital platforms. Like mANY parents, Katie Chustz is concerned about how social media affects her sons.

Yard of the Month

Keep Ridgeland Beautiful awarded the home of Mark and Mauri McKay, 540 East Jackson St., for the October Residential Yard of the Month.  The home and grounds included a display of fall and Halloween decorations appropriate for the season.




Senior maids

The senior maids elected by their class at St. Joseph Catholic School are (from left) Mary Scott Wolf, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Wolf; Leah Blevins, daughter of Dr. Phil Blevins and MaryJo Blevins; Amari Wells, daughter of Felicia Wells; and Akili Lewis, daughter of Nkemdili Lewis and the late Vassel Lewis.


Ends season

Jackson Academy junior high football players (from left) Parker Grant, Daniel Adams, Harrison Johnston, and Julian Palmer enjoyed their final pep rally before closing out the season. 



Tour the schools

Paul Gallo, host of the Gallo Radio Show on SuperTalk Mississippi, recently toured New Summit School, Mississippi Dyslexia Center, and Spectrum Academy. He observed different classroom settings and learned about the numerous services the school has to offer. Tours are available Monday-Friday. To set up a tour call 601- 982-7827.


Service hour

Sixth-grade students at First Presbyterian Day School enjoy assisting in the preschool during their daily service hour. Shown are (from left) Ann Stuart Woodson and Norah Leggett.



Interact

Madison Central High School Interact Club officers were recognized at Senior Class Day. They are (from left) co-presidents Katie Taylor and Cheyenne Barker, and secretary/treasurer Hibah Hasan.




Play to learn

Learning through play at First Presbyterian Day School preschool are (from left) Finley Herring, Annalise Lavender, and Annabelle Hendrix.


Maids

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s 2017 Homecoming maids representing the freshman class are (from left) Claire Azordegan and Xenia Minton.


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Breaking News

The Mississippi Museum of Art has been awarded a total of $1 million in grants by two of the... READ MORE

Obituaries

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The Millsaps College football team opened up the 2019 season with the Riverside Rumble against cross-town rival Belhaven University.