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.

Ere we forget

It’s amazing how many things we take for granted.

“She’ll always be our little Tootsie Roll.” That’s the way husband Willard spoke of our daughter, Linda Gail, so many times. Ah, but so much can change in a heartbeat.

Sugject awards

Jackson Prep students earning subject area awards are (from left, top) Neha Adari (French I), Abigail Metcalf (Honors English), Anna Reagan Mask (Algebra I), Leigh Hardin (Honors Geometry), Anna Grace Morgan (Honors Biology), Spence Byrd (Ancient Cultures); (middle row) Allie Wise (Spanish I), Brittany Wilson (9th Grade English), Sarah Gregg (P

Honor Roll

St. Andrew’s Upper

Students listed to the St. Andrew’s Episcopal School upper school final honor roll are:


Ninth Grade

Good character

The Leigh Ann Ward Memorial Scholarship is given each year to rising eighth-grade students at Jackson Academy who have a GPA in the upper half of the class and who demonstrate a love for children, a serving heart, Christian love and concern for others and a strong moral character.  The 2017 recipients are (from left) Drew Barrentine and Fran Wi

ACT excellence

The 41 Jackson Academy students who have scored 29 or above on the ACT are eligible for Mississippi’s Eminent Scholars Grant, a $2,500 per year grant awarded to in-state residents pursuing a degree at a post-secondary institution in Mississippi.

Glenn Cain scholars

The Glenn Cain Scholarship at Jackson Academy was established in honor of the former headmaster and is awarded based on academic performance, school citizenship and service to the institution. Selected to receive the scholarship for the upcoming school year are (from left) Emma Ward, Anna Katherine Ray, and Erin Hederman.

Junior favorites

Madison Ridgeland Academy junior class favorites are (from left, back) Spencer Wright, Ty Anthony, Hayden Barksdale; (front) Hastain Biggs, Aubree Dillon and Avery Harrell. 

Zeke Walley award

Each year at graduation First Presbyterian Day School recognizes a male and female in the sixth-grade class who exemplify outstanding character and integrity. The recipients of the Andrew J. “Zeke” Walley Memorial Award for 2017 were Anders Morgan and William Walker.