Angel tree

Residents of Reunion Madison collected hundreds of gifts for Angel Tree donations for children and seniors as well as Toys for Tots. Shown are (from left, back) Casey Smith, Marcus McWilliams; (front) Abby Enfinger.

Debutante mothers

Making plans for the Debutante Mother’s Club luncheon to be held Friday, December 8 are (from left) officers Lyn McMillin, first vice president; Collette McIntyre, corresponding secretary; Pam Butts, treasurer; Holly Buchanan, president; Frances Cole, advisor. The luncheon will welcome the mothers of the newly recognized debutantes of 2017.

IBC Poster

The official commemorative poster for the 11th USA International Ballet Competition was revealed at a recent news conference at Thalia Mara Hall. Standing next to an enlargement are (from left) W.D.

Award dames

The Colonial Dames of America, America’s Oldest Colonial Society, award the Jackson chapter the President’s Award for Excellence for its work in restoration and digitization of records in Marion County. The award carried with it a check for $1,000 to be used on the project.

American Indian heritage

November was designated as National American Indian Heritage Month in August of 1990.  Each year the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution celebrates this event with cultural and educational programs.

District Speaker

The Rotary Club of Jackson met recently with guest speaker Rotary District 6820 District Governor Bill Walker. Shown are (from left) Neddie Winters, Rotary president-elect; President Brooks Buchanan; Walker; Amanda Fontaine, immediate past district governor; and Mark Fields, past president.


Rotary District 6829 Governor Bill Walker presented Rotary Club of North Jackson Past Presidents with Rotary Foundation recognitions during a recent meeting. Past President Wyatt Emmerich received a Paul Harris Fellow Award and Past Presidents Don Roberts and Mark Green were named Rotary Foundation Benefactors.

Golf Champs

Tim Basel, head golf professional at the Reunion Golf and Country Club, announced that three young golfers brought home US KIDS Fall Series and Overall Summer Tour Championships for 2017. Connor Gee (left) won the 13-14-year-old US Kids Fall Series on the Jackson Tour and the Championship at the Deerfield Golf Club.



The St. Joseph Catholic School girls swim team won the state championship recently at the state championship swim meet held at the Tupelo Aquatic Center. The St.