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News

10/02/2013 - 10:37am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

Crime is slightly up on the Northside, following a spike in activity this summer, but leaders with the Jackson Police Department (JPD) say the new beat system implemented to prevent crime is...

10/02/2013 - 10:34am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

Recent sanctions handed down against Jackson Academy (JA) won’t affect the perennial powerhouse’s chances for the postseason, according to Raider head coach David Sykes.

...

10/02/2013 - 10:31am

Jody Perkins took office October 1 as the new director of the Madison County Library System (MCLS). Perkins replaces Sandra Sanders, who retired in June after 11 years as MCLS director. Perkins had been the branch manager in the city of Madison...

10/02/2013 - 10:09am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

Restaurant owners along Capitol Street say residents interested in eating out still should visit the corridor, even with construction going on.

In fact, business leaders in downtown...

10/02/2013 - 10:06am

By KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff Writer

IN WHAT COULD BE the first IRS audit of Madison County, the federal agency is saying it intends to treat the county’s public defenders as county employees rather than independent...

10/02/2013 - 10:02am

By KATIE EUBANKS

Sun Staff Writer

BAYMEADOWS Apartments in Ridgeland is under new ownership, but the apartments themselves are still not up to code.

Meanwhile, the city is still embroiled in a lawsuit with Baymeadows...

10/02/2013 - 9:59am

By ANTHONY WARREN

Sun Staff Writer

The Mississippi History Museum and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum will mean hundreds of jobs and tens of millions of dollars in economic development for the metro area.

A report...

10/02/2013 - 9:55am

Sunburned, 71-year-old Ray Perkins sits in his modest coaching office at Jones Junior College Saturday after nearly four hours of pacing the sidelines in a somewhat miraculous 50-47 victory over previously unbeaten Copiah-Lincoln before perhaps...

10/02/2013 - 5:48am

WILLIAM W. “BILL” CORRELL (U.S. Army, retired) was one of 11 Mississippi World War II veterans honored with the French Legion of Honor recently at the Old Capitol Museum. Correll served as a rifleman of the...

10/02/2013 - 5:45am

Grace Elizabeth Fair and John Mark McIntosh were united in marriage November 17, 2012 at First Presbyterian Church.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Robertson Fair of Jackson. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs....

10/02/2013 - 5:42am

Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Allen Kinsley of Madison announce the engagement of their daughter, Meagan Laura Kinsley to Benjamin Scott Adcock, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Kendall Adcock of Madison.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and...

10/02/2013 - 5:40am

Dr. and Mrs. William Melvin Penn Jr. announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Emily Grace Penn, to Gregory Kern Hoff Jr. both of Washington, D.C., son of Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Kern Hoff of Brookhaven.

The...

10/02/2013 - 4:38am

While St. Anthony Catholic School sixth-grade students focus on story-telling and script writing, they treated the PreK4 students to an animated performance of several stories from “Pete the Cat” books. Shown are (from...

10/02/2013 - 4:36am

Three men who helped pull a woman from her flooded car on Briarwood Drive have been hailed as heroes and angels by visitors to the Sun’s Facebook page. More than 22,000 people viewed the Sun’s story last week about Willie Botley,...

10/02/2013 - 4:30am

New Summit School's Tuesday Tune-up is up and going every Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. in Mrs. Neely's classroom. The students come together with devotionals, prayer and a time to reach out to one another. Shown are (from left,...

10/02/2013 - 4:29am

Jackson Prep 2013-14 Pacers include (from left, back) Riley Kellum, Katie Carter; (fourth row) Molly Gunn, Molly Haire, Dotsie Stevens, Madeleine Griffin, Ann Irvin Armstrong, Molly Terry, Eliza Heidelberg, Madeline Parker, Mollie...

10/02/2013 - 4:25am

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church will hold its 32nd annual Bluegrass Mass and Goat Roast October 13. Planning this community event are (from left, back) Col. Lee Smithson, Melanie Williams, Julie and Kenny Goforth, Gavin Bird,...

10/02/2013 - 4:23am

The annual Jackson Academy fall carnival is scheduled for Tuesday, October 22 from 5 to 8 p.m. on the Raider football field.  This JAA parent association fund-raiser is one of the oldest and largest fall festivals in the...

10/02/2013 - 4:20am

Germantown High School Class of 2016 visited the Ronald McDonald House in Jackson to present a donation from the annual philanthropy project. Some of the class members present were (from left, back) Chris Hunter, Jade Taylor, Jacob...

10/02/2013 - 4:18am

Anna Hutcheson’s Madison Ridgeland Academy psychology class did a project on the human brain. Shown with their projects are (from left, back) Nick Hosey, Trevor Glidewell, Caden Smalling, Jus Thinds, Hunter Horton, Garrison...

10/02/2013 - 4:16am

First-graders at First Presbyterian Day School dressed as queens and quarterbacks to attend a wedding of the letters Q and U. Shown are (from left, back) Charlie Graves, Thomas Coco, Will Morgan, Charlie Penny, Preston Marion,...

10/02/2013 - 4:14am

Rosa Scott's 2013-2104 SGA recently met to plan upcoming school events, including the Canned Food Drive, American Cancer Society's Relay for Life and the 2013 Homecoming Week. Elected students include (from left, back)...

10/02/2013 - 4:12am

Madison Central High School students participated in signing “Oh Happy Day”  at the See You at the Pole gathering before school recently.   #IF THEN, based on 2 Chronicles 7:14, was the theme for this...

10/02/2013 - 4:10am

Ridgeland High School will soon celebrate homecoming.  There will be a community parade and pep rally Thursday evening October 10 followed by a community pep rally at the football stadium.  The pep rally will be Friday...

10/02/2013 - 4:07am

Duane O’Neill, president and chief executive officer of the Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership, recently spoke to the Metro Jackson Lions Club about the Vision 2022 Plan.  The plan deals with 10 initiatives that he says...