JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Justis Gibbs, the president of the sophomore class at Murrah High School, and his family will be in the audience Tuesday night when President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address.
Justis, along with his mother, Debra Gibbs, and sister, Ariana, a junior at Spelman College and a 2009 Murrah graduate, will be the guests of Rep. Bennie Thompson, Rep.
Governor Phil Bryant's Inaugural Parade will roll through downtown Jackson Saturday.
The parade, which was postponed due to rain last week, is scheduled to start at Amite and State streets at noon Saturday.
According to a press release, more than 40 organizations are scheduled to participate in the parade, including bands from area high schools, community colleges and universities. Five of those bands will highlight Gov.