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State marks bicentennial with museums opening, events

Jim Wikirson is executive director of the Fondren Renaissance Foundation (FRF) and a member of JXNUNITED, a group of neighborhood association leaders that meets regularly to discuss common concerns.

Christ Methodist program offers special ministry to middle, high school students

Metropolitan ballet presents holiday favorite

Move could help zoo correct problems study concludes

A new location could be key to saving the Jackson Zoo, according to a memo from zoo Executive Director Beth Poff.

As shoppers descend on their favorite stores this holiday shopping season, police across the Northside are gearing up for another busy few weeks.





Holiday tea

The Metro Jackson Chi Omega Alumnae Association will hold its annual Mother Daughter Holiday Tea December 10 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the home of Pat Cothren.


Volunteers honored

The 2017 Volunteer of the Year Award recipients from the University of Mississippi Medical Center were honored at the annual Mississippi Hospital Association banquet recently at the Hilton.


Bear Creek wins

Bear Creek Water Association was named the Mississippi Water Distribution System of the Year for 2017 by the Alabama/Mississippi Section of the American Water Works Association. Bear Creek also won this award in 2015 and 2016.




Bulldog fund

First Presbyterian Day School families and the Crusader Club raised more than $4,500 for The Campbell Bulldog Fund to support childhood cancer research at Batson Children’s Hospital.


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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.