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Budget constraints, growing expenses plague library

By anthony warren

Senior Staff  Writer

Difficult decisions could be on the horizon for the Jackson-Hinds Library System.

For months, Madison County officials have been discussing what to do about the awful traffic conditions in the county’s unincorporated area of Gluckstadt.


Sun Staff Writer

In anticipation for Reunion Parkway, phase three, Madison County officials will soon place a stoplight at the intersection of Green Oak Lane and U.S. Highway 51 in Madison.

Jennifer David is the new principal at St. Richard Catholic School.

Reverend Walker turns away from accounting to embrace calling to preach

Northsider Kit Whitsett Fields has been named as the official artist for the 2018 competition to be held June 10-23, in Jackson.

Too easy to cheat

Mississippi’s tax collections, after months of sluggishness, showed a hopeful sign last month.

Revenues came in at $17 million, or six percent, ahead of projections.

Gift of time

Trustmark’s A Gift of Time campaign, which takes place each year during the months of May and June, gives Trustmark and Fisher Brown Bottrell Insurance, Inc., associates the opportunity to share their time and talents during business hours by volunteering with a local organization.

Crime Report

Ridgeland Crime

The Ridgeland Police Department received the following reports for:

Adcock Street, 800 block, petit larceny, July 24;

Arbor Drive, 300 block, auto burglary, July 4;

Autumn Creek Drive, 400 block, auto burglary, July 6;

Beaver Creek Drive, 200 block, petit larceny, July 16;