Schools

Back to school

Covenant Presbyterian preschool recently held their annual Back to School Night. The evening included food, games, face painting, petting zoo, and snow cones.  Enjoying the evening are Gavin and Lacy Nowell with Liam and Ceci.


On to college

New Summit School seniors accepted into college include (from left) Alyssa Watson, University of South Dakota, Mississippi State University, and University of Southern Mississippi; Courtney Latham, University of Southern Mississippi; and Libby Shropshire, Holmes Community College and Hinds Community College.



Rebecca Seale

Rebecca Seale, a student at Saint Joseph High School, displayed her Girl Scout Gold Award Project at the 2017 Mississippi State Fair. The purpose of this award project is to educate the community about the assistive devices that are available to help students be independent in school and in life.


Travels

St. Richard Catholic School had an unprecedented crowd during their Sister of Mercy/Grandparents Day celebration. St. Richard grandparents were able to attend a special mass at Saint Richard Catholic Church in their honor before visiting their grandchild’s classroom and attending a special breakfast reception hosted and catered by the St.



Turnover

After 28 years as the announcer for Friday night football games, Jackson Academy president emeritus James Peter Jernberg Jr. (right) handed the microphone over to JA alumnus Chris Blackburn, class of 1986.




Cheerleaders

The 2017-2018 Rosa Scott cheerleaders attended UCA camp this summer at Beach Club Resort in Fort Morgan, Ala., where they won overall Game Day, second in Game Day Cheer, third in Extreme Routine along with Spirit Sticks and seven All-Americans selected.


Color guard

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School students who serve as boy scouts contributed to the recent Saints Celebration and opening of the school’s new Athletics and Recreation Center (ARC) as the event’s color guard. Shown are (from left) Forrest Carson, Owen Newburger, Luke Fender, and John Sistrunk.



Playtime

First Presbyterian Day School preschoolers enjoying end-of-morning play are (from left) Gray Nicols, Carlisle Lavender, Walt Mardis, Hank Walker, and Charlie Jones.


Cancer awareness

First Presbyterian Day School recognized childhood cancer awareness month by “going gold for Mississippi kids.” Shown are (from left) McLeod Woodson, Parker Thomas, Gaines Reeves, Maggie Bailey, Reese Russ, and Sophia French.


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Breaking News

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Obituaries

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Social

Jackson Prep Chi Alpha Mu 2019 members include (from left, back) Will Skipper, Sam Stogner, Jackie Chen, Harrison Jones, William Walker, Maddox Noe, Walker Headley, Jeffrey Jordan, George Pittman,