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LOST RABBIT — A boat show will be held here this Friday from 2 p.m.-7 p.m. at 145 Republic St. 
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Firefighters battled a house fire Monday morning on Bratton Road.

Fire engulfs Flora house

FLORA — No Injuries were reported in an early morning structure fire off of Pocahontas Road in the southwest part of town.

THOMAS/The 2nd Coming of conservatives

The 1970s are remembered for many things: the end of the Vietnam War, Richard Nixon’s resignation from the presidency, American hostages held for 444 days by Iran and disco (ugh).

UMMC opening Ridgeland campus

The University of Mississippi Medical Center is enhancing its educational infrastructure by establishing a multidisciplinary teaching campus in Ridgeland’s Colony Park.
Miss Madison County Gracie Bassett was a preliminary winner for talent in the Miss Mississippi competition at the Vicksburg Convention Center in Vicksburg, Miss., on Wednesday, June 5, 2024.

Madison has Miss Mississippi talent winner

Miss Madison County Gracie Bassett, a senior in the Honors College at Mississippi College double majoring in biology and chemistry medical sciences, competed in the 2024 Miss Mississippi Pageant last week in Vicksburg.

Warnock trial scheduled for Aug. 5

Embattled former Madison County Engineer Rudy Warnock is scheduled to go to trial on Aug. 5 on federal bribery and wire fraud charges.

Gluckstadt firefighters rescue puppy

GLUCKSTADT — A puppy was rescued here last week in a house fire on Yandell Road.
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Traffic signal installation to begin at Madison Central

MADISON — A project to signalize two intersections here on the Highland Colony Parkway could take all summer, city officials say.


GUEST COLUMN/Biden makes us pay for it twice

Government waste fact of the day: Mississippi sends as much taxpayer money to our universities to educate students in worthless fields, like gender studies, as we do for mechanical engineers.


City to be represented at Pageant

Miss City of Gluckstadt Chloe Carter preps for the upcoming Miss Magnolia State Pageant.

Chloe Carter will represent the city of Gluckstadt at the Miss Magnolia State pageant in Vicksburg in November.

Madison County has recovered over $120,000 in millions they were scammed out of recently in road construction payments. 
RIDGELAND—Dirt work is starting on at least four data centers in Madison County, part of Amazon’s $10 billion investment.
Madison County supervisors on Monday introduced a quarter-billion-dollar bold, aggressive long-term transportation plan. 
“Grease” is still the word on stage June 13-16 at Madison Square Center for the Arts.
The Gluckstadt Madison Business Alliance is hosting a breakfast business seminar next Tuesday, with a focus on local marketing powered by Google.
RIDGELAND — City officials say that about $2.2 million in road work that began on County Line Road in March should be completed by the end of the month.
CANTON — Police are investigating a series of Memorial Day shootings here. Canton PD received a call reporting a drive-by shooting on Canal Street at the Cypress Meadow Apartment Complex at about 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 27.

Holmes art students earn awards at 2024 MCCAIA State Student Art Competition

Pictured are Holmes art students (left to right) Hannah Hurst of Jackson, Emeree Moncrief of Madison and Caroline Newman of Jackson. These three students, along with (not pictured) Allison Mott of Madison, earned awards at the 2024 Mississippi Community College Art Instructors Association (MCCAIA)’s Student Art Exhibition and Competition.

Four students from Holmes Community College’s Ridgeland Campus earned awards at the 2024 Mississippi Community College Art Instructors Association (MCCAIA)’s Student Art Exhibition and Competition. Award winners included Hannah Hurst of Jackson, Emeree Moncrief of Madison, Allison Mott of Madison and Caroline Newman of Jackson. The students were recognized during an awards ceremony on Wednesday, March 27, at Southwest Mississippi Community College.

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