Madison Central High School had two Shark Tank teams who competed at the SEP’s 12th Annual State Business Competition. Mark Troyer (right) and Harrison Welch (left) took home second place ($350) and the scholar award ($500) for the package theft invention for new homes. These two teams won more than $1,800 for their inventions from the senior Engineering Design and Development capstone course. The students are pictured with James B. Wilcox, (center)  director of the Center for Economic and Entrepreneurship Education at the University of Southern Mississippi.

Breaking News

Made of brightly colored yarn and stitched together with prayers, hundreds of crocheted or knit... READ MORE


1. Before she began working at Premier Fabrics, she was a teacher. 2. She is a life-long resident of Jackson.