The Jackson Academy fall carnival is scheduled for Tuesday, October 21, from 5 to 8 p.m. on the Raider football field. This JAA parent association fund-raiser is one of the oldest and largest fall festivals in the Jackson area. The event includes carnival games, karaoke, obstacle courses, a cookie walk, pumpkin decorating contest, and more. New additions to the carnival this year are a bungee trampoline, a magic show and a costume contest on the center stage of Raider Field. Raffle tickets to win a 2014 Polaris Ranger will be available for $10 each. Also, the JA Carnival Confections bake sale will be open all day to purchase baked goods, casseroles, jams and sauces. Shown are (from left, back) Owen Ishee, Madeleine Black, Lucy Kate Cross, Amelie Black, Anna Haralson, Courtney Brien, Cruise Nance; (front) Ella Kate Brien, Mary Carolyn and Sarah Kathryn Williams, Amanda and Anderson Cross.