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Administrative forfeiture

It was inevitable that the battle over administrative forfeiture would end up with the law enforcement lobby threatening legislators with “whose side are you on, us or the drug dealers?” For decades, this threat has scared legislators into giving law enforcement whatever they want, in this case, permission to confiscate private property without


More, better, faster

Northside’s C Spire has moved one step closer to bringing high speed fiber optic bandwidth speeds to Mississippi’s governmental infrastructure, especially schools and universities. Hinds County Chancery Judge Denise Owens rejected another attempt by AT&T to derail the award of the new state contract for voice and data services to C Spire.






Coffee Club

By WALTER SCOTT,

The Walter Scott Coffee Club is on the move. The new location is the Trace Grill, an ever-popular restaurant in Ridgeland. The address is 574 U.S. Highway 51. Trace Grill serves delicious home-cooked meals Monday through Saturday and is closed on Saturday night and Sunday. It is very much a family-style restaurant.


An embarrassing run

Dear Editor:

 

On behalf of my city and our running community, I would like to apologize for the pathetic race that you just experienced. While I am not a city official, nor a member of the race organization, I do love Jackson and did love this race and I am embarrassed.





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Kindergarteners (from left) Jaycee Baker, Paylor Jordan, Lucy Hines, Hart Noblitt and Carter Haralson recently dressed for their hundredth day of school at Jackson Academy.