Book fair

Jackson Academy students in grades first through sixth had the opportunity to browse through a wide assortment of books during the annual Scholastic Book Fair.  The event is designed to encourage a love of reading for all ages. Reviewing some of the offerings are (from left) Mary Pender Ward, Lily Beth Lee, Jordan Ashford, Alex Williams, and Eley Cannady.   

Columns

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.

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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Events:

Jackson mayoral candidate John Horhn spoke recently to the Metro Jackson Lions Club. Horhn... READ MORE

Church

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