The Rev. James Shaver has announced his retirement as pastor of St. John’s Catholic Parish this June. Fr. Shaver also celebrates his 25th anniversary of ordination to the priesthood the same month. He plans to travel and remain active, eventually settling in Jackson. Other guests: Joel Shaner, Jackson High School Director of Bands and Jim Stuart, Jackson Jazz Ensemble; Judy Horn, Elizabeth Walker and Emily Jarvi, Ella Sharp Museum; Mark Snedeker, Dahlem; Dawn Gale, Hammond Hardware.