"Dance with the Stars" is a major fund-raiser for the Mississippi Opera Guild. In its fourth year, this year's event is Friday, August 22, at the Country Club of Jackson. Dancing, cocktail social hour, and silent auction begin at 7 p.m., followed by a seated dinner, the dance competition, musical entertainment, and the awards ceremony. The Jackson All Stars are the featured band for music and dancing. Sponsorships of $250/$500 are still available which include tickets to the event, VIP seating, acknowledgement in all publicity and programs, and tax deductible gift status. Individual tickets can be purchased by calling (601) 960-2300. Shown are (from left) Carmen Keys, Ouida Holland, Elbert Bivins, Wyatt Waters, Amile Clark Wilson, Lee Ann Mayo, Tippy Garner and Ellen Harvey McLean.