JA Fall carnival

The Jackson Academy Association, JA’s parent association, will host the JA Fall Carnival October 17 from 5 to 8 p.m. This community-wide event features old-fashioned carnival games, a costume contest, jump houses, a bake sale, a pumpkin decorating contest and more, all on the Jackson Academy campus. Shown are (from left, back) Cameron Benton, Mae Claire, Brooks and Ella Kate Brien, Hayden Benton; (front) Courtney Brien and Elisha Benton.

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Robert H. Watson will receive Mississippi College’s Award of Excellence at the university’s 2018 homecoming.

Activities include an October 26 awards banquet at Anderson Hall.