Today's Top Stories

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.

Honor officers

Serving as officers for Jackson Academy’s chapter of the National Honor Society are (from left) Alexander Schott - secretary, Nancy Usey - vice president, Lizzie Bowman - president, Malon Stratton - treasurer, and Travis Rogers - reporter.

Spanish Food

Sixth-graders at First Presbyterian Day School made homemade tortillas for a project in Spanish class. Shown are (from left) Colton Holman, Kimmons Sheppard, Caroline Crumpton, and Alexis Renee Heath.

Little Lighthouse

Annual garden party held at the Hilton

The Little Light House, a Christian developmental center providing tuition-free educational and therapeutic services for children with special needs, held its 2017 garden party recently at the Jackson Hilton.



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