Palmer Home for Children will present the second annual Southern Soirée October 21 at The South. Beginning at 6 p.m., the evening will include live music, food, a silent auction and raffle; as well a special appearance from Miss Mississippi 2014. Tickets are $50 per person, with proceeds benefiting Palmer Home's children. For more information, call 601-842-8748 or visit www.palmerhome.org. Shown are committee members (from left) Jana Bell, corporate sponsors; Amanda Markow, promotions; Ann Pray, silent auction; Amy Felder, patrons; Jenny Woodruff, hospitality; Tia Dees, event chair; Ann Temple, raffle. Not pictured: Tyler Armstrong, entertainment; Cherry Duckworth, corporate sponsors; Suzy Everett, patrons; Becky Mercier, volunteers; Shannon Morris, silent auction. Haley and Marsha Barbour are honorary chairs.