mcherald http://www.mcherald.com en-us Copyright 2015, mcherald SaxoTech Online Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:59:14 -0500 15 Ceiling tiles brighten hospital for cancer patients http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030011 Mississippi College students created ceiling tiles to brighten the surroundings for cancer patients at a Jackson hospital. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:45:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030011 Elks members http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030010 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:33:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030010 Wax Museum at MRA http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030009 Each third-grade student at Madison-Ridgeland Academy chose an historical person and read a biography about that figure. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:11:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030009 Floyd nominated for Edgar Award http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030008 On Jan. 21, 2015, local author John Floyd was notified that one of his short mystery stories ('200 Feet,' which appeared in the February-May 2015 issue of The Strand Magazine) has been nominated for an Edgar Award for Best Short Story. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:02:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030008 Hamilton brings thrills in new novel http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030007 With 'Past Crimes,' debut novelist Glen Eric Hamilton comes out of the chute riding a rocket sled of thrills. This action-laced crime noir reads like a comfortable third entry in an already established franchise. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:57:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030007 Reveille named Grand Champion http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030006 On Feb. 21, Reveille was named Grand Champion at the West Jones Invitational along with earning caption awards for Best Vocals and Outstanding Visuals as they performed their show ' Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:52:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030006 Property taxes would rise if bond issue OK'd http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030005 As the March 31 vote on a $33 million bond issue for Canton schools nears, district officials have determined what the impact will look like for taxpayers who just saw a slight uptick in taxes after a millage rate increase went into effect in October. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:32:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030005 MORA scholarship deadline nearing http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030003 In May, the Mississippi Organ Recovery Agencywill be presenting up to 15 $500 scholarships to high school seniors across Mississippi that have a belief in the lifesaving and life-improving gifts that organ, eye and tissue donation can be for others. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:49:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030003 Community news http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030002 Fourth-grade students of Madison Station Elementary presents an original opera, 'Escape from Adventure Island written and produced by Madison Station Elementary's 74-member Kid Got Talen Opera Company along with an evening with the arts featuring a visual Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:47:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030002 Allen in dean's list http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030001 Wyatt Allen, an Economics and Finance major from Madison, has been named to the University of Dallas Dean's List for the Fall 2014 semester for earning a semester grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:35:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150303/NEWS/303030001 Secretary of state honors 2014 Promote the Vote winners http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150226/NEWS/302260001 Winners of the 2014 Promote the Vote contest were honored at the State Capitol by Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:05:00 -0500 http://www.mcherald.com/article/20150226/NEWS/302260001