mcherald en-us Copyright 2015, mcherald SaxoTech Online Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:57:16 -0500 15 Juniker Jewelry moving from Jackson to Madison Highlands Juniker Jewelry plans to move in August from its location in Highland Village in Jackson to a new center in Madison. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:56:00 -0500 Ceiling tiles brighten hospital for cancer patients 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 Elks members Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:33:00 -0500 Floyd nominated for Edgar Award 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 Hamilton brings thrills in new novel 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 Reveille named Grand Champion 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 Property taxes would rise if bond issue OK'd 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 MORA scholarship deadline nearing 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 Community news 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 Allen in dean's list 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 Secretary of state honors 2014 Promote the Vote winners 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