Events

Forecast dinner

CFA Society Mississippi hosts annual event

The CFA Society Mississippi recently held its 14th annual Forecast Dinner at the Country Club of Jackson. The evening featured remarks from accomplished financial panelists from across the United States.

Christian living

Mississippi Christian Living magazine, in partnership with Belhaven University, held its ninth annual Christian Leaders of the Future Scholarship event recently on the Belhaven campus.

Sectionals

Twelve members of Performance Elite Aquatics (PEAQ) swim team qualified to compete in sectional swim meets this spring.  Ashton William Heath, Cassie Howell, Maddie Howell, Eien Magee, and Blake Peeples qualified for Senior Sectionals.  Lauren Balfour, Jaxon Bradburn, Matthew

Women's challenger

Reception at River Hills honors sponsors of Catholic Charities benefit

The River Hills Club recently held its $25,000 USTA Women’s Challenger benefiting Catholic Charities. A reception was held to honor the sponsors.

Books for kids

For the holiday season, the Mississippi Community Education Center (MCEC) and New Learning Resources Online (NLRO) donated Christmas books to the Batson Children’s Hospital for the children that are hospitalized during the holidays.  The gifts, with Santa’s help, were deliver

Survivor

Sheila Palmer, a survivor of the Pearl Harbor attacks in 1941, recently spoke to the Rotary Club of Jackson. She was a small child whose father was a lieutenant aboard a destroyer that was coming into the harbor the morning of the attacks.

Titanoboa

Science museum exhibits world’s largest snake

An opening reception was held recently for “Titanoboa, the World’s Largest Snake,” at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science. The exhibit will continue through April 23.

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I made a special effort to go hear Marshall Fisher speak at the Rotary Club of Jackson. I had never met the man and was eager to hear him speak.

Editorials

As has been emphasized many times over the years, Mississippians have no reason to complain... READ MORE

Schools

First Presbyterian Day School held its fourth annual Day School Dash 5K and Fun Runs.

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