Youth exchange

The Rotary Youth Exchange Program was the topic at a recent meeting of the Madison-Ridgeland Rotary Club. Guest speaker Grant Arinder, who serves as district chair for the exchange program, challenged the local Rotary Club to host an exchange student during a future school year. Shown are (from left) Rotary District 6820 Gov. Bill Walker, M-R Rotary President Steve Jackson, club member Felipe Zuluaga, exchange student Matteo Spatafora of Italy, who this year is attending Starkville High School, and Arinder.

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Cheering for Jackson Prep this year are (from left, back) Eliza Hollingsworth, Margaret Dye, Livi Mathews, Addy Katherine Allen, Rosemary McClintock, Kennedy Cleveland, Rachel Rutledge, Mari Lampt