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Improving voting issues and state-owned property uses top Blount’s 2018 list

Moving state agencies to state-owned buildings and making it easier to vote and register to vote are among top priorities next year for District 29 Sen. David Blount.

Chargers unpopular with area law enforcement departments


Jackson, Madison and Ridgeland will all be buying new police cruisers this year, but at least one agency won’t be going with the Dodge Chargers and two others hadn’t decided what vehicles they’ll be going with.

Local law enforcement began using the Chargers years ago after the iconic Crown Victoria were discontinued.

Honor Roll

Students listed to the honor roll at Madison Ridgeland Academy for the first nine weeks include:


Fourth Grade


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A retired elementary and middle school administrator, Candy Spurzem brings years of experience in organizing to her USA IBC role.