NFL's Tim Tebow making Jackson appearance
NFL quarterback Tim Tebow will be helping the CJ Stewart Foundation raise funds in an appearance at the Mississippi Coliseum April 8. Tickets to the evening with the free agent who previously played for the Denver Broncos and the New York Jets start at $20 and are available at Ticketmaster.com.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Madison County Sheriff indicted on attempted sexual battery, domestic assault
Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork was taken into custody in Chester County on a hold out of Madison County after he was indicted on criminal charges.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Madison officials looking at taxes on Nissan plant
Board of Supervisors President Gerald Steen said Nissan's taxation is very complex and not a simple "this or that."
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Mississippi Business Journal
New owners plan cautious change for Highland Village
Highland Village owners confident Whole Foods won't overwhelm parking capacity As the doors swing open for Mississippi's first Whole Foods store in early January, it may seem as if the entire Magnolia State has motored to Highland Village for the popular retailer's fresh organic produce and specialty food products.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Madison County Herald
The Madison Central band performs during a previous Flora Christmas parade.
It already feels like Christmas in the town of Canton with folks dropping in each evening to enjoy the spectacular holiday lights, and Canton will again host the first Christmas parade in Madison County this year.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Madison has an app
Download the app at www.madisonthecity.com. ALSO: Madison will assume phase two of the Hoy Road widening project although Madison County has committed $2 million for the work.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Abortion doctor's death accidental
The death of one of Mississippi's most prominent abortion doctors has been ruled accidental.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Over a dozen arrested in recent Madison County drug sweep
Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker announced today several drug arrests were made during a recent sweep.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Officer: Senator shouted when pulled over on DUI
JACKSON -- State Sen. John Horhn shouted at a Jackson police officer who arrested him on a DUI charge this past week, according to an incident report written by the arresting officer.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Madison County receives $8.8 million for two projects
Madison County was awarded $8.8 million in federal funds for two widening projects on Bozeman Road and Reunion Parkway.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Fresh outerwear styles will keep everybody warm
I remember it well. I was a third-grader who wanted to wear a summer dress to school on a cold day without a coat.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Lott, Wilson mull bids for clerk post
Madison County District 2 Supervisor Ronny Lott plans to spend the holidays meeting with supporters, family and friends as he considers running for chancery clerk in the Republican primary, which will be held June 3. "I'm not a child anymore, and I believe in seizing an opportunity when it presents itself," said Lott, 61. "How many more chances ... (more)
Fri Nov 15, 2013
State Sen. John Horhn arrested on DUI charge
State Sen. John Horhn was arrested on a charge of DUI shortly before midnight Thursday, after earlier hosting a summit on fighting crime in Jackson at the state Capitol.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
51 Mississippi school districts shine in Lighthouse Awards
Fifty-one Mississippi school districts have been recognized by the Mississippi School Boards Association for outstanding student achievement, based on student performance on last spring's testing in the Mississippi accountability program.
Report touts Nissan's impact on Miss.
Nissan Canton has transformed Madison County's economy and the state's business landscape since starting production 10 years ago, a Mississippi State University report says.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Recap of Global Anglican Future Conference in Kenya
Earlier this week, Bishop Foley Beach of the Anglican Diocese of the South published his reflections on the recent Anglican gathering in Nairobi, Kenya known as GAFCON2 .
Madison County Herald
Businesses give $36,500 for STEP
Madison County Career and Technical Center students touring the Tower Automotive facility during the STEP Manufacturing Tour Day, from left, included Stewart Spicer, Chandler Dill, Rob Putnam, Vaughan Godwin, Vintress Sutherland, Kacy Colvin, Sam Hopkins, Jesse Callandra, Tyler Hinds, and their teacher, Jim Walker.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Many Miss. districts miss out on security grants
At Lt. Gov Tate Reeves' behest this spring, the Legislature set aside $5 million for the Mississippi Community Oriented Policing Services in Schools grant program.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Madison County sued over bond payments
A New York corporation is suing Madison County and the Parkway East Public Improvement District for stopping payment toward $27.7 million in assessment bonds.
Mississippi Business Journal
Five arrested in cattle theft investigation in Madison and Yazoo counties
On Oct. 22, the Mississippi Agricultural and Livestock Theft Bureau , the law enforcement division of the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, arrested five individuals for two counts of conspiracy to commit livestock theft, in conjunction with the Madison County Sheriff's Department.