Prep fest

Prep plans fundraising weekend

The Parents and Teachers Association (PAT) at Jackson Preparatory School will host its annual fundraising weekend, Prep Fest, April 12 and 13. Prep Fest begins with Supper Soiree on Friday at the Westin Jackson. The evening kicks off on the terrace at 6 p.m. with a cocktail hour for sponsors. Dinner guests will enjoy live music, libations, and Prep Fest’s inaugural art drawdown. On Saturday, the Revolutionary Fair at the  school from 4 to 8 p.m. will offer Revolutionary-fair food, games for the kids, a cakewalk, and the Battle of the Bands. The PAT has reprinted the original 1974 cookbook, Prep’s Pantry, which will be available for purchase during the weekend. For more information, call 601-939-8611. Preparing for the event are (from left) Holly McMullan, Leslie Miley, Adrienne Carter, Amanda Wells, Milicent Crosby and Kappi Craddock.




The University of Mississippi recently released the Fall 2018 Dean’s List. Students must earn a semester GPA of 3.50 to 3.74 to be listed on the Dean’s List.