New Eagles

Boy Scout Troop 8 held a Court of Honor Banquet on Scout Sunday to recognize their newest Eagle Scouts. Troop 8 has been sponsored by First Baptist Jackson for more than 95 years, Rep. Gregg Harper, as keynote speaker, provided the Charge to the Eagles and presented flags flown over the U.S. Capitol in their honor. Shown are (from left) Pastor Matt Brooks, Will Jones (son of Hamp and Bonnie Jones), Kennedy Guest (son of Michael and Haley Guest), Rep. Harper, John William Ables (son of Ray and Jennifer Ables), John Clarke Altman (son of Jeff and Jennifer Altman), and Scoutmaster Bill Spence. Not pictured: Nate Bunger (son of Dave and Jennifer Bunger).

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Schools

Tickets are on sale for the annual drawdown to benefit Habitat for Humanity Episcopal Build... READ MORE

Obituaries:

Elliott Frank Thomas Sr. passed away at St. Dominic Hospital April 10 at the age of 87. He will... READ MORE

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Christopher Freeze, special agent in charge of the Jackson office of the FBI, recently spoke to... READ MORE

Church

Shown after schoolwide Mass at St. Joseph Catholic School recently are (from left) senior Jason... READ MORE