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First Baptist’s reflection choir shares talents with ‘Thankful Christmas’

An idea that came to Eva Hart in the middle of the night has turned into one of the most popular, but least publicized, ministries of First Baptist Church of Jackson.

Traffic changes

The county is looking to change their policy for homeowner associations that want to make positive traffic changes to their subdivisions, such as reducing speeding, adding speed bumps, or other deterrents of reckless driving.

Weather delays trail

Chalk another project’s delay up to wet weather.

Work on the Museum to Market Trail likely won’t begin until the spring, because of delays in a major water main project, Jackson city officials say.

Blount on domestic violence efforts

District 29 Sen. David Blount is a board member of the Mississippi Coalition Against Domestic Violence. He recently spoke to Sun Senior Staff Writer Anthony Warren about his efforts to protect the privacy rights of victims of domestic violence. Blount is a graduate Davidson College and the University of Virginia.

Crime report

Madison Crime

The Madison Police Department received the following reports for:

Buckner Place - lost tag report, September 27;

Cheyenne Lane - petit larceny, October 16;

Club Cove - lost property, October 16;

Cypress Drive - forgery report, October 16;



The St. Joseph Catholic School girls swim team won the state championship recently at the state championship swim meet held at the Tupelo Aquatic Center. The St.