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New attorneys have been appointed in six customers’ seeking to stop the city of Jackson from shutting of water in the wake of the Siemens case.
On October 8, plaintiffs notified the court that they would be represented by the Cochran Firm, which has offices in Grenada and Los Angeles.
Work on the Ridgeland Costco finally appears to be moving forward, thanks to several weeks of dry weather.
“They’ve been going full-tilt boogie to get the gas station opened by January and the store opened by March 1,” said Ward One Alderman Ken Heard. “They’ve been going strong since it got dried out.”
On October 9, Judge Carlton Reeves entered an Order approving the Consent Decree in Brown v. Madison County, a lawsuit brought by the law firm Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Mississippi and the ACLU, which alleged racially motivated policing by the Madison County Sheriff’s Department.
My high school reunion is this weekend. We are the class of 1999 and even 20 years later I still enjoy a juvenile spark of boastful pride at the thought of the classes close to us in age being a little jealous that we had the coolest graduation anthem, thanks to Prince.
Canopy hosting gala.
Jackson - Mr. William Neville, III, 79, of Jackson, MS was born in New Orleans, LA on August 17, 1940. He passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019.
Discussion is heating up after a request was made to the Madison County board of supervisors to de-annex the South Madison County Fire District in the areas that it overlaps with the city of Canton.
Lane Myers, a graduate of Madison Central High School and the University of Alabama, is the Mississippi task force leader for the Ride for Kids Mississippi benefitting the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.
Madison-Ridgeland Academy students (from left) Jack Polles, Sarah Glen Lipscomb are learning how to create an igneous rock with melted material during their seventh grade STEM Earth Science class.
Madison-Ridgeland Academy’s students celebrate career day by dressing up into getup suited to their career of choice.
St. Andrew’s Episcopal School students are challenged every year to read 50 books the summer before starting 1st grade. These books can be read independently, with someone, or can be read to the student. The goal of this challenge is to keep kids reading over the summer and to instill a love of literacy and an interest in reading.
Madison-Ridgeland Academy Patriots varsity cheer team include (from left, back) Maddie Rives, Lily Kate Farrar, Olivia Olson, Kate Mathison, Gabby Evans, Kaitlyn Freeman, sophomores; (middle row) Mary Bratton Guest, Everett Heard, Sydney Zito, Laurel Fulcher, Taylor Howard, juniors; (front) Sara Carson Hailey (captain), Emma Wilson(Wilson (capt
The Country and Blues Rock for Recovery will take place from 6:30-9:30 p.m. October 17, at Duling Hall in Fondren. The alcohol-free event will benefit the McCoy House for Sober Living in Jackson. Music will be presented by The Patrick Harkins Band. The event will feature a silent auction and food.
First Presbyterian Day School will hold its annual fundraiser Holiday Potpourri on October 25 at the home of Tommy and Laura Stansell in the Eastover neighborhood.
Jackson Academy kindergarten students Eva Mosal and Ann Roark Gough enjoy the shade provided by new awnings installed on their class’s playground during the summer.
Ann Kemp, MD, professor of family medicine and chair of University of Mississippi Medical Center’s Opioid Task Force, recently spoke to the Rotary Club of North Jackson. Dr. Kemp informed club members and guests about the opioid guidelines and regulations in prescribing a balanced and responsible care plan.
Fall has arrived! Can you feel it in the air? Are your cheeks just a bit rosy from the sting of arctic air? Is your favorite jacket or sweater enough to protect you from this early wrath from the north? Are you checking the date of this issue to make sure you’re not reading last year’s paper?
OMAHA — This is written from the College World Series where a packed house of more than 22,000 fans pays to watch each game at sparkling TD Ameritrade Park.
“The DEA is on the phone.” Those are words you really never want to hear. To my relief the call wasn’t about my practice. The next week I found myself meeting with two United States District attorneys as well as DEA agents. I was asked to be an expert in a case against two pain specialists in Alabama.
The second and third phases of Renaissance are on track to be finished next year, complete with another show fountain and Malco theater.
The city of Ridgeland director of community development Alan Hart said, based on reports from the developer, that phase two of Renaissance should be open by summer or fall of 2019.
This summer, Jackson resident Erin Smith will move to Los Angeles, not to try to make it on the big screen, but to train under world-renowned plastic surgeons as a part of her fellowship.
She will be trained by Dr. Paul Nassif, who stars on the television show “Botched” and Dr. Babak Azizzadeh.
Consider the following scenario.
An outside entity approaches Mississippi and says that it wants to invest a billion dollars a year in the state indefinitely and create thousands of new jobs. The only catch is that the state has to put up $100 million a year, too.
Beemon Drugs Owner Lester Hailey has announced that the iconic North Jackson drug store will be closing on June 25.
A notice was posted at the Maywood Mart institution today.
The store, which has been a staple on the Northside for years, is known for providing home delivery of medications to customers.
Mississippi State University is honoring construction industry leader Richard A. Rula with its highest alumni honor. In a campus ceremony on March 1 the Northsider will be recognized formally as the university’s 2019 National Alumnus.
Over the years I've heard it said or read it written many times: The quality of top tier college baseball, like that played in the SEC, is the equivalent of Class AA professional baseball.
That's just not so.
A Birmingham law firm will determine whether or not Jackson has a suit against Siemens.
The Jackson City Council recently approved hiring Lightfoot, Franklin and White LLC to “investigate and pursue claims and litigation against Siemens.”
The measure was approved following two special sessions.
Jessica Cooley was recently inducted into the Madison-Ridgeland Rotary Club. Shown are (from left) club President Steve Jackson, Bill Guion, Cooley, and club Past President Ann Barnes.
One of the mantras of conservatives has been that federal aid should be given to the states in block grants, since they know better than the feds how to tackle the problems the money is supposed to address.
Jackson Prep recently held its 2017 Précis Pageant. Voted Most School Spirit are (from left) Frances Hill and Parker Daily.
Local school districts will not have to find a way to pay for teachers accidentally left out of a $1,500 pay raise, state officials said Thursday.
St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s lower school held an Ash Wednesday chapel service. Shown are (from left) Chloe Marion, Annie Walker, James Machost, Brooks Maier, Jude Misenar, The Rt. Rev. Brian R. Seage, Avery Shiflett, Garet Longabaugh, and Sophia Sabin.
Reunion’s director of tennis, was recently recognized for his work in organizing and directing the 2018 USTA Mississippi Junior Tournament of the year. The event utilizes facilities across the metro area including: Reunion Golf and Country Club, Ridgeland Tennis Center, Parham Bridges Tennis Center, Reservoir YMCA and The Club at the Township.
Will moderate a panel at the American Bar Association’s Transportation Megaconference XIV in March. The conference is one of the leading continuing education programs for those involved in all aspects of trucking company-related litigation. Spratlin is a partner at Butler Snow’s law firm.
Soccer coaches will have a tougher time running out the game clock next season, thanks to recent rules changes handed down by the national agency overseeing high school sports.
The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) recently announced eight rule changes for high school soccer.
Jackson Prep recently held its Precis Pageant. Voted as a beauty and beau were (from left) Jerrion Ealy and Lynn Redding.