Today's Top Stories

One of the biggest stars in recent baseball history will be sharing at a luncheon this week how Jesus Christ shaped his life.

plans have changed for the Green Oak Lane intersection, which will connect Reunion Parkway, phase three, within the next few years.

Nathan Shrader is assistant professor of political science and director of American Studies at Millsaps College.

Rowan Brinston celebrates 60 years with Beemons and soon hitting 90 years of living

Rowan Brinston joined Beemon Drugs in 1958, the iconic pharmacy sold ice cream, had a soda fountain and a grill.

Heart Association plans luncheon

Crews were working today to repair a collapsed sewer main at the corner of Ridgewood Road and Northside Drive.

The cave-in was reported on April 13. Since then, the area has been reduced to two lanes, while crews make repairs.

Courtesy of Elizabeth Quinn

Meadowbrook Bridge Closed


Motorists are having to find different routes following last week’s closure of a bridge along Meadowbrook Road.

Last Thursday, Jackson city officials closed the bridge between Ridgewood Road and East Ridge Drive.

Public Works Director Robert Miller said the bridge is one of 13 that is closed in the city, awaiting repairs.

Waiting Game


Future for Ridgeland’s Costco to be determined by June

It’s all over but the waiting.

In February, the Mississippi Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the Ridgeland Costco case.


Rising costs for books, technology, salaries cited for tuition increases for 2018-2019 school year

The cost of an education on the Northside is going up, at least for most families with students enrolled in the area’s independent and parochial schools.



Rowan Brinston celebrates 60 years with Beemons and soon hitting 90 years of living