The Sentry

Appreciation: The art and craft of crochet

Darby McCoy and one of her crocheting works
January 15, 2021

In Appreciations, staff members of The Sentry share information and insights about something they have come to value. Crocheting has been taking up most of my time lately. It’s a very unique hobby...

Coffee Corner: Christmas drink showdown

Coffee Corner: Christmas drink showdown
From Issue 5
December 19, 2020

Every holiday season many cafes come out with seasonal menus to lure excited customers. PJ’s and Ridgeland are two of the many places that came out with holiday menus.  PJ’s is a New Orleans...

Prep sailing team competes in NOLA

Allison Currie and Sophia Malone work on their sailing skills.
From Issue 5
December 19, 2020

On November 20th, the sailing team competed in a regatta at the Southern Yacht Club in New Orleans. They competed against Isidore Newman School, Mount Carmel, St. Michael’s, Fairhope, St. Andrew’s,...

A record six sign national letters of intent

A record six sign national letters of intent
From Issue 5A
December 18, 2020

Six members of Jackson Prep’s senior class recently signed their letter of intent to continue playing athletics at the collegiate level. Five boys signed to continue their baseball career, while one...

Boys’ soccer kicks off season

The team gathers around for a word of prayer before their game against Biloxi.
From Issue 5
December 18, 2020

He shoots, he scores! Jackson Prep boys soccer has officially begun here at Jackson Prep and the expectations have never been higher. The boys, coached by Jon Marcus Duncan, will be looking to capture...

Show choir performs Fall Fanfare

Reveillon performs “When I Go.”
From Issue 5
December 18, 2020

On the nights of December 8 and 9, Jackson Prep’s Reveillon and Fusion showed a sneak peek into their competition show and welcomed the Christmas spirit through their Fall Fanfare showcase.  Fusion,...

Rising star Timotheé Chalamet hosts SNL

Rising star Timotheé Chalamet hosts SNL
December 17, 2020

Along with multiple award-winning movies, Timotheé Chalamet now has “host of Saturday Night Live” to add to his résumé. For SNL’s eighth episode of their 46th season, Timotheé Chalamet, along...

The Juicy Seafood vs. The Mighty Crab

A pirate-and-shark decoration at The Mighty Crab
December 11, 2020

Recently, two seafood restaurants opened in the Jackson area. The Juicy Seafood opened in the old Sombra building in Dogwood. The Mighty Crab opened in the old Crazy Ninja building across from GI Associates...

Prep performing arts program sets spring musical

Prep performing arts program sets spring musical
From Issue 5
December 10, 2020

This year Prep will be hosting its musical, High School Musical on Stage, in the spring, rather than in the fall.  High School Musical is an adaptation of Shakespeare’s classic Romeo and Juliet set...

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