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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.

Parker Newman

Parker Newman, New Summit School student, was recently announced 2017 Tomato Queen in Copiah County. She will begin eighth-grade and is actively involved in the Spirit Club, Christian Studies Club, and received the Community Service Award.

Kellan Closer

Kellan Closer is the 2017 recipient of the Mary Sprayberry Memorial Art Scholarship, which is awarded to a rising senior who shows loyalty to Jackson Academy, has s Christian spirit of encouragement and kindness, and possesses a creative and artistic talent.

Eagle Scout

At a recent Court of Honor held by Boy Scout Troop 18 of Jackson, Will Mann (center) was awarded the rank of Eagle. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Doug Mann.

Court of honor

Virden O’Brien (center) was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at a recent Court of Honor held by Boy Scout Troop 18 of Jackson. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Danna O’Brien.

Faculty award

The Faculty Award is an honor given to students who have demonstrated a real concern for the welfare of the students and staff of Jackson Academy.


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