Jackson banquet set for Aug. 9

The annual Lonnie Jackson Banquet to raise funds in support of "at-risk" and other children in the local communities will be 6:30 p.m. Aug. 9 at Lonnie Jackson Academy,sponsored by CCSC Inc.

Muscogee County Superior Court Judges Doug Pullen and John Allen will speak and music will be provided by Ed Cox and the Tender Blenders Jazz Quartet.

Tickets are $50 each and can be picked up at the Rothschild Building, 1214 First Avenue, Suite 270,between 1-4 p.m. until July 26.