Four from SJ chosen for Lions Band

Four South Jones band members auditioned for and earned a place on the prestigious Mississippi Lions All-State Band. They are, from left, Jacob Roney (euphonium), Seth Estes (trumpet), Kragen Lewis (flute) and Jared Bush (trumpet and All-State Jazz Band). Almost 1,000 young musicians audition for one of the 145 spots in the world-renowned band. In July, the Mississippi Lions Band won its sixth consecutive international championship — its 34th overall — in Las Vegas.

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