Pay It Forward Fridays
Pay it Forward Fridays is a way to honor someone going above and beyond in the Jackson County community. Every Friday we will have a new post about someone doing great things in Jackson County, whether for the environment, education, business or other areas. JaxCoHome would love to hear about these local heroes. If you know someone that is a champion for the community, complete the nomination form here.
Click the image above to view larger. Last week, The Mississippi Gulf Coast YMCA appointed Scott Lemon as the 2017 recipient of the John R. Blossman Humanitarian Award at their annual banquet. Scott has been a key leader in the Gulf Coast area for the past three...read more
Many people know teachers don’t do what they do because of the glamorous lifestyle it offers. A lot of teachers do what they do because they want to help others not only learn, but love to learn. They might be inspired by previous teachers who helped them love...read more
We all know that there never seems to be enough time in the day. Between work, family, running to the grocery store to get dinner on the table and just everything that life throws at you, it can be hard just to enjoy a cup of coffee, let alone give back to the...read more
Click the image above to view larger. Imagine that you have never visited Jackson County before. You aren’t from the area at all, and you want to know what to do on your first visit. Considering this area of Mississippi is home to one of the largest free-flowing...read more
The Mississippi Gulf Coast is filled with unique ecosystems provided by its estuaries. Estuaries are usually found where rivers meet the sea, creating a body of brackish water, which is a mixture of fresh and salt water. Often called nurseries of the sea, estuaries...read more
Click the image above to view larger. Boasting numerous educational programs for all age groups, the Pascagoula River Audubon Center has become a staple in Jackson County. Serving the largest free-flowing river in the United States, the center promotes education about...read more