Mayor secures financing for major North State project
The Mississippi Heritage Trust will announce the 11th list of the 10 Most Endangered Historic Places in Mississippi at the Lowry House October 19 at 6 p.m. Following the announcement, guests will be treated to dishes prepared by Chef Ryan Caselle along with special wines and fiddle music from Wolftrap.
Prep to present school play
Vic Schaefer, coach of the Mississippi State University women’s basketball team was guest speaker at a recent meeting of the Rotary Club of Jackson. Shown are (from left) President Brooks Buchanan; Dominique Dillingham, a senior on the 2016-2017 women’s basketball team; Julian Watson; and Schaefer.
New officers for the Heritage Luncheon Club for 2017-18 are (from left, back) Sarah Boswell, assistant treasurer; Nancy Aldridge, recording secretary; Eleana Pope, reporter; Ann Williams, corresponding secretary; Ramona Hill, treasurer; (front) Louisa Thigpen, parliamentarian; Lynn Macon, vice president; Dot Gamblin, president; and Mary Ann
Crafton Beck, conductor of the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra recently spoke with the Madison Lions Club. Shown are (from left) Lion Betsy Landers, Beck, and Lion President Todd Rhodus.
Michael Causey, a ninth-grader at Jackson Prep, won the INEX Legends Car Racing regional qualifier at Sunny South Raceway in Mobile, that secured him an entry for U.S. Legend Car Nationals. Michael will compete October 13-14 at “The Bullring Track”, a 3/8 paved high banked oval at Las Vegas.
A recent golf tournament promises to make life better for patients and families at the Blair E. Batson Children’s Hospital. Hundreds of Northsiders recently participated in the Trustmark Children’s Hospital Pro-Am Golf Tournament.
Annual JA event planned October 17
Eight Boy Scouts earned the rank of Eagle Scout, Scouting’s highest award, during a recent Eagle Court of Honor held by BSA Troop 30, chartered at St.