By Othor Cain Editor In an ongoing battle since 2012, the city reached a settlement with the company Retro Metro, headed by businessmen Socrates Garrett, Howard Catchings and Leroy Walker. The council voted to go into closed session and then executive session where the discussion, decision and vote took place. In a 4-3 vote that […]
‘The Bottom Line for Kids Benefit Dinner and Auction’ presented by the Southern Christian Services for Children and Youth By Ayesha K. Mustafaa Editor The annual Bottom Line for Kids Benefit Dinner and Auction was held at the Country Club of Jackson on Tuesday, September 22, featuring great entertainment by local musicians, a silent and […]
Council members tour the future home of city employees
By Gail M. Brown
Four members of the Jackson City Council and an entourage of others toured the old Belk building at the Metrocenter Mall Wednesday, Aug. 22, in response to a concern of how $50,000 of taxpayers money was used in the project.
The site is slated to become an office complex for city employees,…