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Mayor hopeful council, commission go along with plan

Jackson neighborhoods could have a tougher time getting public access gates if Ward Seven Councilwoman Margaret Barrett-Simon’s amendments to the city’s gating ordinance go through.

Plans to rezone a former day care center at the corner of Ridgewood Road and Sheffield Drive has sparked debate among Northsiders.

For the County Line Road project, officials have approved the motion to bid out new traffic signals.

a small stretch of Eastover Drive will soon be repaved, thanks to the efforts of two Northside developers.

The Madison Summer Arts Camp is entering its 12th year this summer.

Julia Rester

Julia Rester, a Northsider, was crowned Miss Teen Magnolia State 2017 recently in Vicksburg.  In addition to her title she received the Choreography Award, Best Gown, runner up to Congeniality Award, and was awarded the “Pageantry Magazine Award” where she will be featured in

Gardening Glimpses

When I learned that my science teacher friend, Annette Parker Khan, was to give the program for the year’s final meeting of the Washington, La., garden club, and she told me the topic: Butterflies in Your Garden, I asked for the last working copy of her notes, because I know


Tickets are on sale for the annual drawdown to benefit Habitat for Humanity Episcopal Build 2017.  The event will be held April 29, from 6-9 p.m. in Fowler Hall of St. James’ Episcopal Church.



Wouldn’t you love to sell something for $50 million and only be required to pay back $5 million if you failed to deliver? What a deal!


Elizabeth “Liz” DeLes Lancaster and Andrew Brock McIntyre were joined in holy matrimony the... READ MORE


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


When Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed legislation this week to stop public officials from... READ MORE


Tickets are on sale for the annual drawdown to benefit Habitat for Humanity Episcopal Build... READ MORE


Elliott Frank Thomas Sr. passed away at St. Dominic Hospital April 10 at the age of 87. He will... READ MORE



Christopher Freeze, special agent in charge of the Jackson office of the FBI, recently spoke to... READ MORE


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