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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.

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.



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.