Fall Carnival

JA plans community-wide event.

Jackson Academy’s (JA) annual Fall Carnival is scheduled for 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday, October 22 at the school’s main campus. The JA carnival is one of the primary fundraisers for the Jackson Academy Association and is one of the oldest and largest fall festivals in the metro area. This community-wide event features old fashioned carnival games and cool prizes, a costume contest with awards in multiple age groups, jump houses, a bake sale, a teen alley with pizza and a DJ, a pumpkin decorating contest, and much more. Tickets for the event are available at jacksonacademy.org/jaa/ja-carnival/. Counting down the days until the carnival are (from left, back) Shea Hosch, Angie Haraway, Lorraine Boykin, Taylor Beard, Christy Orr; (front) Ela Boykin, Kate Prescott Orr and Mary Laurel Boykin.

Breaking News

A year later, the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District (PRVWSD) board is returning to several... READ MORE


Walter J. “Duke” Olson III, who approached life and business with wisdom and humor, died Tuesday,... READ MORE


St. Andrew’s Upper School Theatre Department’s fall play will be the mystery A Murder is Announced based on the novel by Agatha Christie and adapted by playwright Leslie Darbon.