Today's Top Stories

Attorney threatens legal action over group’s claims

A legal battle could be brewing over the One Lake Project, and whether an environmental advocacy group is spreading false information about the project.

Young northsider shares experience of attending Billy Graham’s funeral

Growing Up Knowing is a relatively new organization, founded in 2011, that has been reaching out to young students and their parents to spread correct information and communication skills about sexual health and responsibility.

the future of Smith-Wills Stadium is still up in the air, with Jackson city officials still undecided how to move forward with the property.

Special to the Sun

A heady aroma of slowly cooked, lovingly seasoned brisket fills the kitchen at Beth Israel Congregation with a warm blanket of beefy goodness.

A $750,000 gift to the Wilson Research Foundation at Methodist Rehabilitation Center (MRC) will launch new robotics research and education initiatives at the hospital.

Junior team

The junior high football team for Jackson Prep includes members (from left, back) Derek Williford, Brent Heavener, Zander Romano, Head Coach Matt Butts, Brian Fugler, Drew Wilson; (fourth row) Tanner Gough, Joseph Slack, Charles Stephenson, Worth Hewitt, Thomas Wasson, Chase Galloway, Ewing Milam, Josh Oden, Gavin Mullins, Parker Griffis, Walke

Fun times ahead

First Presbyterian Day School K3 students (from left) Allegra Browne, McKenzie Buford, and Cali Young enjoy playing in their brand new classrooms.

Meet the teacher

Madison Ridgeland Academy recently held Meet the Teacher day. Shown are (from left) Dianne Robinson with her grandchildren, Tilley (K4) and James (2nd) Dykes.

Bowman scholarship

Jackson Academy awards the Bowman Memorial Scholarship to an upper school boy and girl who indicate the promise of success through leadership potential and an entrepreneurial spirit.  The 2017 recipients are (from left) Deja Bradford and Charlie Gautier.

Spirit award

The Jackson Academy Spirit Award is presented to a middle school boy and girl in each grade who shows exceptional loyalty and enthusiasm for the school and its activities.  Receiving the 2017 are (from left, back) ​Emily Buchanan, Addie Elliot, Caroline Crisler, Alex Summerford; (front) Will Graven, Samuel Chustz, Michael Hederman, and Mackenzi

Raider pride

Students (from left) Jack Skipper, Bryan Eubank, Seamus Priest, and Jonas May helped prepare for a new year at Jackson Academy by assembling yard signs.