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The public comment period, which was originally scheduled to end on September 26, has been extended to October 28 for residents to voice comments or concerns about NCL Waste’s plans to construct a
Friend’s move inspires Abby McCaughan award-winning choreography.
When Jackson resident Kim Evans realized he had accidentally let his driver’s license expire, he went to the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) in Jackson to renew it.
Annual event benefits Extra Table.
The Sanderson Farms Championship is under way, and even for the casual golf fan, the tournament has a lot to offer.

Harrison McKinnis

Harrison McKinnis, son of Danelle and Patrick McKinnis, is Madison Central High School Salutatorian for the class of 2017. He plans to attend the University of Mississippi in the fall.

Sam Ciaccio

Sam Ciaccio is the 2017 recipient of the Hallie Houston Keyes Memorial Scholarship, which is given to encourage the building of Christian character and a well-rounded personality.  The recipient is selected by fellow students based on who best represent high ideals, shows loyalty to the school, and renders service to the school and classmates.

Owen Ivan

Owen Ivan, son of Kirk and Ginger Ivan was selected to the Germantown High School Hall of Fame. He has been a part of our SGA for multiple years while participating in Beta Club, National Honor Society and St.

Megan Gautier

Megan Gautier from Jackson Academy was awarded the winning essay and was named the overall winner of the Capital Bar Association essay contest for seventh and eighth-grade students in the Jackson area about the role of law in society.

Camille Towery

Camille Towery is the 2017 recipient of the Mary Sprayberry Art Award, which is given to  a Jackson Academy student who demonstrates loyalty to the school, artistic talent, and a Christian spirit of encouragement and kindness as exemplified by former art teacher Mary Sprayberry.


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A special Commissioning Service was held for St. Richard Catholic School sixth grade students in honor of the leadership they will provide  this school year.