Low pay translates into low numbers for Jackson police
The capital city continues to hemorrhage police officers, something interim Police Chief James Davis said is a direct result of low pay.
During the 2016 fiscal year, the U.S. Postal Service’s Postal Inspection Service received 60,000 customer complaints regarding attempts to steal mail.
A Madison County couple is finding out just how easy it is for mail to be stolen, even in person.
Officer Mark Hodges is central vice president of the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers’ Association (MLEOA). MLEOA is a nonprofit organization that provides training free-of-charge to law enforcement agencies across the state.
New books and better parking could soon be on tap for the Willie Morris Library.
The Hinds County Board of Supervisors is considering allocating between $200,000 and $300,000 for improvements at the Northeast Jackson branch.
Hartfield Academy recently opened its newly expanded and renovated main campus at 1240 Luckney Rd.
Madison police aren’t saying whether they will charge the man involved in a recent car crash that led to the death of two Northside motorcyclists late last month.
On the afternoon of July 28, Robert Lenoir and Jack Harper, both of Jackson, were killed when a driver crashed into them on Mississippi 463 in Madison.
By ANTHONY WARREN
Senior Staff Writer
The Jackson Planning Board will likely decide on August 22 the fate of a major development planned for Belhaven.
Mississippi has been hit with a statewide teacher shortage, with Mississippi Department of Education reporting that in 2007 it received 7,000 applications for teacher certification, and in 2017, they received approximately 700.
From district to district, the effects are slightly different.
Northside students start school year off with campus updates; MRA builds new middle school
Students at Madison Ridgeland Academy (MRA) this year are enjoying a new middle school and cafeteria, following the completion of two major construction projects there this summer.