The Sentry

An Evening with Dawes

Vocalist Taylor Goldsmith (left). Bassist Wylie Gelber  (right). Photo by Madeline Claire Hughes

By Madeline Claire Hughes

November 2, 2017

Dawes, an American folk rock band from Los Angeles, California, made their Jackson debut at Duling Hall on Tuesday, October 24th. Dawes has been touring with Kings of Leon on their fall North American tour while they have also been on an individual toured called An Evening With Dawes. Dawes band consi...

Shark Tank nurtures student business ideas

Shark Tank participants Morgan Williams and Parker Daily

By Madeline Claire Hughes

October 27, 2017

Shark Tank is a project that Ms. Lou Ann McKibben's AP Senior Government and Economics class has been working on for about ten weeks. The project began in the summer during the month of July when every student had to submit a shark tank idea. The ideas were all put into a Google form that every studen...

Around Town: Rainbow Kitten Surprise rocks it out at Duling Hall

Lead singer Sam Melo. Picture by Madeline Claire Hughes

By Madeline Claire Hughes

October 6, 2017

Rainbow Kitten Surprise, an alternative rock band from Boone, North Carolina, stole the show Monday night at Duling Hall. Tickets went on sale June 12 and were sold out a few days before the concert. Opening for RKS was the band Elliot Root from Nashville, Tennessee. Their music set the atmosphere for ...

Aqua Pats stay in their victory lane

Aqua Pats stay in their victory lane

By Preston Dubberly and Stewart McCullough

September 20, 2017

The annual MAIS State swim meet was held on September 20th at the Lakeland Courthouse. Although, this year was the year for upsets. Dr. Nealey said, “This meet was a lot closer compared to previous meets.” Once you stepped into the Courthouse, you could feel the tension.  Goggles were flying off and swim caps squeezed the bra...

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