Labor of love

Salvation Army plans race

The Labor of Love Race, held on Labor Day each year, serves to raise awareness and funds for the Salvation Army’s emergency assistance program. The race will be September 4 at 1052 Highland Colony Pky. On-site registration begins at 7 a.m. and concludes at 7:45 a.m. The race commences at 8 a.m. Entry fee is $35 for both the 5K Walk/Run and the 10K Run. For more information visit or call 601-982-4881. Planning the event are (from left, back) Heather Sophia, Becky Cade, Jennifer Stanley, Taylor Hart; (front) Arlette Thompson, Lorsten Johnson, Becky Tilton, Mille B. Hardy, Lt. Jessica Hedgren.


The Jackson Academy Accents won in the MAIS Spirit Competition, taking first place in both the AAAA Kick division and the AAAA Pom division against teams from across the state.