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Mississippi State and Ole Miss top picks for Northside graduates

The numbers are in and it seems students are tied when it comes to choosing between Rebels and Bulldogs.

FUNDING FOR THE Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has yet to be decided.

For the second time, a solid waste municipal landfill is being proposed on North County Line Road, just outside Ridgeland city limits.

Madison officials recently approved site plans for the Mississippi Premiere Plastic Surgery Center and a Dyatech office building.

Northside couple continue endowing Mississippi State with two new gIfts

CASA (court appointed special advocates) was originally established as a nationwide program in 1977. In 2002, CASA Mississippi became a part of the organization. Although 15 years old, CASA Mississippi is revitalizing its chapter.

Bible class

Madison Ridgeland Academy faculty members Barbara Hutchins and Coach Nathan Stamper recently combined their fifth-grade and high school Bible classes.

Friendliest

Jackson Prep Precis Pageant was held recently. Who’s Who winners include (from left) Balie Crim and Chatham Kennedy - Friendliest.

House resolution

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School has seven current students who have scored a perfect 36 on the ACT, the most widely recognized college entrance examination. Recently Rep. Cory Wilson introduced a House Bill to the Mississippi Legislature commending St.

Writers

Madison Central High School students voted Most Talented in Writing are (from left) Anna Hill, Katie Christy and Levell Williams.

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Weddings/Engagements

Dr. and Mrs. Randall Kirk Reid of Madison announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer... READ MORE

Social

The future of a popular summer destination on the Northside could be decided at a meeting this... READ MORE

Editorials

Republicans in the Mississippi Legislature are so determined to avoid raising taxes for highway... READ MORE

Schools

New Summit School’s National Honor Society (NHS) is a premier organization established to... READ MORE

Obituaries:

Mary Elizabeth Trest, 82, a Georgia native and longtime resident of Jackson and Madison, died... READ MORE

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Events:

First Presbyterian Day School’s Crusader Club parent organization is made up of multiple... READ MORE

Church

Shown after schoolwide Mass at St. Joseph Catholic School recently are (from left) senior Jason... READ MORE