Reunion resident 12-year-old Will Hooks (left) recently won a state championship tournament and won the consolation of a national level event. Under the coaching of Reunion Golf and Tennis Club’s Director Justyn Schelver, (right) Hooks won the boys 14s division of the Central Mississippi Jr.
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Mississippi Central District Public Service Commissioner Cecil Brown was the guest speaker at a recent meeting of the Madison-Ridgeland Rotary Club.
David Rich spoke to the Rotary Club of North Jackson recently. Rich informed the club members and guest about the distilling process and the products he produces. Shown are (from left) Jeff Adcock, club member; Rich, and Jeff Bonner, club member. The Rotary Club of North Jackson meets Tuesdays at noon at The Rickhouse in Jackson.
Developers get nine more months to decide on center
Developers have roughly three months to decide if it will lease some 130 acres of airport property to build a $165 million mixed-use project in Flowood.
The property is owned by the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA).
Virgi Lindsay was recently elected Ward Seven councilwoman for the city of Jackson. Before joining the council, Lindsay was a newspaper reporter and longtime executive director of the Greater Belhaven Foundation (GBF). She recently spoke to Senior Sun Staff Writer Anthony Warren about her position and the issues facing the city.
Jackson could easily pay for several drainage control projects with the one-percent revenues it has on hand, according to an official with the city’s public works department.
Although Madison’s budget is not yet finalized, city citizens can expect road projects to make progress, grants that will help augment the city’s community feel and even tag readers throughout the next fiscal year.
As part of the budgeting process, officials held a public hearing on Tuesday, September 5.
By ANTHONY WARREN
Senior Staff Writer
Jackson has finished work on another major chunk of its consent decree work.
Recently, Engineering Manager Charles Williams told the city council work has wrapped up on the fifth phase of the West Bank Interceptor Rehabilitation Project.
Emily Ragland receives
for talents in classroom