University to Host Arbor Day Celebration
The ceremony will include remarks by President John Beehler, Mayor Johnny Smith and Dean Tim Lindblom. Dr. Jimmy Triplett, a biology professor, will play the fiddle and Christian Dunn, a graphic design professor, will display artwork. The program will conclude with JSU and city representatives applying one last scoop of soil to complete the planting of a magnolia tree.
On Feb. 22, the Jacksonville and JSU Tree Commission will host a free tree giveaway on the city square, 2:30-5:30 p.m.