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MSA celebrates alum’s Miss America appearance

Mississippi School of the Arts will host a viewing party for students and local residents Sunday, Sept. 14, when the Miss America finals air on television in honor of Jasmine Murray.

Miss Mississippi Murray, 22, is a native of Columbus and graduated from MSA. She is currently pursuing a broadcast communication degree at Mississippi State.

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The public is invited to join students and MSA faculty and staff in the school cafeteria in the student life building on campus. The party will begin at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 14, and the pageant will begin at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served.

The Miss America Pageant will air live from Atlantic City Sunday at 7 p.m. on ABC.