Hood recognized

Rep. Joey Hood (R-Ackerman) received an “A” for his efforts in pro-business legislation from Mississippi’s Business and Political Education Committee (BIPEC). Legislators were assessed based on their:  votes affecting economic principles and employer issues, leadership in committee and floor debates…

Frost makes JCJC honor roll

Jones County Junior College in Ellisville has announced the 2016 spring semester honor roll scholars. They included Autumn Michelle Frost of Eupora. She made the Faculty List by maintaining a grade-point average of 3.49-3.0 as a full-time student with 15 hours…

Locals earn GED diplomas at EMCC

From Press Reports East Mississippi Community College adult basic education students in the Launch Pad program received their GED diplomas May 26. The 32 graduates who participated in the ceremony at the Golden Triangle campus in Mayhew included Amy Lynn…

ICC scholarship recipients include Mantee student

Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2016 include Sarah McCarter of Mantee, ACT Special Incentive. McCarter is a 2016 graduate of East Webster High School, where she participated in cheerleading, annual staff, Beta Club and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.…

Local students on UM Honor Rolls for 2016

The University of Mississippi has released its spring 2016 Honor Roll lists. Undergraduate students who earn a semester GPA of 3.50-3.74 are listed on the Dean’s Honor Roll; those who earn a semester GPA of 3.75-4.00 are listed on the…