Today's Top Stories

First Presbyterian Day School students recently participated in the Makos State Swim Meet, including (from left) Kimmons Sheppard, Reese Russ, Charlie Penny, Asher Reynolds, Evans Reynolds, Warner Russ, Piper McCalop, and Nan Sheppard.

The Mississippi Council on Economic Education named Germantown High School a banner school for 2016-17.  Because of this honor, one student was awarded the MCEE Banner School for Financial Readiness $500 Scholarship.

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Council waiting for new officials to tackle gating ordinance

Northside Junior players participating in ‘central Mississippi local tour’

Junior golfers on the Northside now have another opportunity to experience the rigors of tournament play.

Betty M. McNair

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Parkway Funeral Home in Ridgeland for Betty M. McNair of Ridgeland.

Betty McNair, 84, died July 8, after a lengthy illness.

Arty Finkelberg

Arty Finkelberg, senior vice president - investments, of Raymond James and Associates, was recently named to the 2017 edition of Financial Times Top 400 Financial Advisors. Also honored by Financial Times in 2015, he was one of only two financial advisors from Mississippi recognized this year.

Mark Chinn

Mark A. Chinn with Chinn & Associates, PC, was selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Top Attorneys of North America 2017 TOP 100 edition of the Who’s Who Directories. Chinn received his bachelor’s degree in political science from Iowa State University and his J.D. from the University of Mississippi.

Gardening Glimpses

I’ve come to expect, whenever something spectacular in the horticultural world takes place, whenever a critical need is being addressed with diligence, to find the Garden Club of Jackson’s hardworking, resourceful, imaginative group of members is behind it.