Events

Doctor of the day

Dr. Peggy Boles, (right) an anesthesiologist practicing at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, recently served as legislative Doctor of the Day at the Capitol. In that capacity, Dr.

Lion’s heart

Helen Carney (left) was presented with the Heart of the Lion Award from the Madison Lion’s Club at the recent Madison the City Chamber of Commerce banquet. She is shown with club member Hazel Dunnam (right).

Run 4 Rotary

The third annual Run 4 Rotary 5K, fun run and walk to benefit the service projects of the Madison-Ridgeland Rotary Club was held recently at the Renaissance at Colony Park.

Sisterhood

Alumnae of Delta Delta Delta will host the 2017 Mississippi Tri Delta Celebration on April 6-7 in Jackson. Festivities begin with a “Pansy Party” kick-off celebration April 6 at 6 p.m., hosted by Jan Griffin Farrington.

Rotary speaker

State Treasurer Lynn Fitch spoke recently to the Rotary Club of North Jackson, and shared her insight into the state’s financial condition and college savings programs.

MS bicentennial

Plans for the bicentennial celebration of the state of Mississippi were presented to the Rev. Samuel Swayze Chapter of the Colonial Dames XVII Century, by Cindy Phillips, who currently serves as curator general of the National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.

Athletic honor

The Mississippi Athletic Administrators Association met in Biloxi recently and honored Germantown High School’s Tim Shramek as the 4A/5A/6A Athletic Administrator of the Year.  Shramek has been the athletic director at Germantown since its opening in 2011.

Opening prayer

Dr. Matt Brooks, (left) senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Jackson, delivered an opening prayer to the state Senate recently, at the invitation of Sen. Dean Kirby, who led the Pledge of Allegiance before Lt. Gov.

Legislative doc

Dr. Page Branam (right), an anesthesiologist with the University of Mississippi Medical Center, recently served as legislative Doctor of the Day at the Capitol. In that capacity Dr.

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