The Sentry

Co-Chairman Charles Stephenson and Chairman Hunter Yelverton show off their Jackson Prep DU spirit at the recent cookout on Patriot Avenue.

Prep’s Ducks Unlimited claims national recognition

From Issue 9
By Hunter Yelverton April 21, 2021

The Jackson Prep Ducks Unlimited Varsity Chapter has had a very busy April. Between cookouts and national spotlights, Prep DU is moving into a new era of national recognition.  At the beginning...

Ballet Mississippi spring recital to feature Prep talent

Ballet Mississippi spring recital to feature Prep talent

From Issue 9
By Anna Blaire Bryant, Staff Writer April 20, 2021

This year the Ballet Mississippi spring recital is called “Up, Up, and Away’, and it is set to take place on Tuesday, May 11th at Belhaven Center for the Arts. Several Prep students will be performing...

Poll: Minecraft

April 20, 2021

Sentry staff, adviser win MSPA accolades

Sentry staff, adviser win MSPA accolades

By Jane Hurst, Managing Editor April 16, 2021

This year, the Mississippi Scholastic Press Association held its annual awards ceremony virtually via a pre-recorded program. The Sentry was well represented in categories spanning from graphics to...

Students engage in a tug-of-war on a beautiful day at the ninth grade retreat.

Retreat gives freshmen a break

By Mary Kathryn Mason and Hannah Polk April 13, 2021

With the hardships many students have faced with the Covid-19 restrictions this year, it has become difficult to find a moment of enjoyment. Determined to give the Class of 2024 a good time, the Leadership...

Past players and coach share memories of Coach Black

Past players and coach share memories of Coach Black

By Hannah Polk, Staff Writer March 30, 2021

With the recent news of Coach Black’s resignation, the Prep community has been remembering not only his successful career, but the impact he has had on hundreds of former players. The lessons he taught...

This year's Grammys were one night to remember

This year’s Grammys were one night to remember

By Mary Kathryn Mason and Olivia Patricia Smith March 26, 2021

The Grammys is an awards event put on by The Recording Academy, a professional organization of people in the music business, for musical artists all around the world to give them recognition for their...

This blank canvas will soon be the new Sal & Mookie’s.

Sal & Mookie’s arriving at The District this spring

From Issue 8
By John Henry Andress, Editor March 25, 2021

Sal & Mookie’s will be joining the businesses in the District at Eastover in a location that has seen two turnovers in recent years. First, Cantina Laredo occupied that building, followed by Sophomore...

Paul Bettany and Elizabeth Olsen star as the Vision and Wanda Maximoff in Marvel Studio's

Why you should watch “WandaVision”

From Issue 8
By Riley Spivey, Staff Writer March 25, 2021

WandaVision is an TV miniseries created by Jac Schaeffer and streaming on Disney+. The series premiered on January 15, 2021,running nine episodes and ending March 5., starring Elizabeth Olsen and Paul...

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