Two months does not make a fiscal year. But Mississippi Republican leaders, who crafted an extremely tight budget this year, have to be thrilled that state tax revenues for July and August are $53.7 million higher than a year ago.
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Ross Bjork, the University of Mississippi athletic director, recently spoke to the Rotary Club of North Jackson. He discussed the vision, budget and current events at Ole Miss athletics.
Residents of Reunion Madison answered the call for assistance to their fellow citizens victimized by the floods brought by Hurricane Harvey in Texas. Packing the first of many trucks of water and household goods are Reunion staff (from left) Josh Owens, Clay Johnston, Chris Jackson and Casey Smith.
Jennifer Dement Drinkwater and Aaron Lee Swanson were married at 6:30 p.m. June 10 on the grounds of the Burrus House in Benoit. Ann Sobiech Munson of Ames, Iowa officiated.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Allen Stewart II of Madison announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Nicole Stewart, to Eric Samuel Slee, son of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Nicholas Slee of Columbus, Ohio.
Tate Smith is all smiles on the first day of third-grade at First Presbyterian Day School.
Students in Jackson Academy’s lower school created book boxes based on their summer reading. Displaying their creations are (from left, back) Avery Buchanan, Avery Pickering, Meridith Ray, Leighton Sijansky; (front) Elizabeth Wells, Elle Earl, and Jack Satcher.
Madison Central High School Student Government Association senior members are (from left, back) representatives Mary Ranie Miller, Tara Amos, Catherine Whitten, Anne Daniel Embry, Brooke Thomas and Stroud Tolleson; (front) secretary Spencer Castilla, president Cedric Beal, treasurer Chanu Cherukuri and vice president Parth Malaviya.