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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.

Three piggies

St. Richard Catholic School Pre-K3 and Pre-K4 classes recently performed “The Three Piggy Opera” for the school and a separate performance for their parents. Shown are (from left) Katherine Curley, Elizabeth Elmore, Abieyuwa Ekunwe.

Fusion

The 2017 Jackson Prep junior high showchoir Fusion includes members (from left, back) Will Evan, Walker Jay Patterson, Jimmy Underwood, Thomas Swayze, Jake Lang, Jake Head, Ethan Herrin, Jon Sanders Watson; (third row) Caroline Clark, Belle Grace WIlkinson, Aubrey Taylor, Sid

STAR students

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s class of 2017 has four members who have been recognized as STAR students by the Mississippi Economic Council’s MB Swayze Foundation. STAR (Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition) students are selected on the basis of academic excellence.

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Madison county Sheriff Randy Tucker isn’t the only person who has been caught up in the constitutionality of road blocks. It’s a question that even the U.S.

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

Madison Ridgeland Academy faculty members Barbara Hutchins and Coach Nathan Stamper recently... 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