State marks bicentennial with museums opening, events
Neighborhood developers might need to begin implementing centralized mailbox units in new subdivisions in Madison County, possibly eliminating curbside mail service in future developments.
Jackson city officials hope 2018 will be the year the lawmakers will bring back a tool that promises to give neighborhoods another tool to improve quality of life.
Recently, the city council passed a resolution in support of “community improvement districts” or CIDs.
Developers are hoping to put a carwash on Lake Harbour Drive, but the Ridgeland planning and zoning board has recommended the board of aldermen reject the proposal.
A public hearing will be held December 19 at city hall during a regular board of aldermen meeting.
Jim Wikirson is executive director of the Fondren Renaissance Foundation (FRF) and a member of JXNUNITED, a group of neighborhood association leaders that meets regularly to discuss common concerns. He recently spoke to Sun Senior Staff Writer Anthony Warren about the group.
So what is JXNUNITED? How did it start?
Christ Methodist program offers special ministry to middle, high school students
For John Sharp Kirk, youth groups at Christ United Methodist Church weren’t just about learning the Gospel, but making friends, growing up and learning about life.
V.A. Patterson and David Keary are among the 2018 recipients of the Mississippi Arts Commission’s (MAC) Governor’s Arts Awards. The awards are given to individuals and organizations to recognize outstanding work in visual, literary and performing arts, community development through the arts and arts patronage in Mississippi.
Belhaven promises to be safer, with new security cameras expected to go up in the neighborhood by Christmas.
New security cameras are being installed at the entrances of Peachtree Street at Riverside Drive and Greymont Avenue at Fortification Street.
The Jackson Police Department received the following reports for:
Brookwood Road, 800 block, house burglary, November 26;
County Line Road, 1100 block east, auto burglary, November 19;
Culleywood Road, 4600 block, house burglary, November 23;