School News

Local student graduates in surgical technology at Holmes CC

The Holmes Community College Ridgeland Campus held a pinning ceremony for the Surgical Technology Class of 2021 on June 24 in the McGowan Workforce Training Center. Five students were honored. Graduates included Ashley Boles, of Canton; Precious Conner, of Vicksburg; Kaylee Dupre, of Hazlehurst; Leah Brooke Irby, of Canton; and Anne Shannon, of Brookhaven. The…

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Hazlehurst school district extends Summer Food Program

The Hazlehurst City School District will extend the 2021 Summer Feeding Program through July 22. Meals will be provided to all children without charge Monday through Thursday at Hazlehurst Elementary/Middle School Cafeteria. The schedule is as follows: breakfast, 7:30-8:15 a.m.; and lunch,11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. The program will be closed July 5.

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WAC announces honors scholars

Wesson Attendance Center has announced honors scholars for the fourth nine weeks of the 2020-2021 school year. Students named to the Superintendent’s List include: First grade – Paris Marie Beasley, Madalyn Rose Benton, Derren Jess Brister Jr., Bently Easton Burns, Madelynn Faye Coleman, Bryant Price Collins, Tinley Elizabeth Douglas, Kolton Wade Ferguson, Asher Rhodes Formby,…

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MSU announces President’s and Dean’s Lists

Mississippi State University has announced the President’s and Dean’s Lists for the 2021 spring semester. Students on the President’s List achieved a 3.80 or better grade-point average, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work with no incomplete grades or grades lower than a C. Local students named…

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MSU announces spring graduates

Mississippi State University has released a list of students graduating for the 2021 spring term. Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the minimum required averages for each, based on a 4.0 scale, include:…

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MC announces President’s and Dean’s Lists

The Mississippi College Office of Academic Affairs releases the President’s and Dean’s Lists after the close of fall and spring semesters each academic year. To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must maintain a 4.0 grade point average, based on a 4.0 system. The student must take a full course load of at…

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Crystal Springs Floral Club scholarship recipient

In recognition of the 2020-21 Elizabeth A.M. Jones Scholarship Award in honor of Crystal Springs Floral Club’s founder, the club recognizes Makayla Addeona Walker. She is a 2021 graduate of Crystal Springs High School and will attend Hinds Community College in the fall. Walker is the daughter of Christy and Craig Walker, of Crystal Springs.

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CSMS announces honors scholars

Crystal Springs Middle School has announced honors scholars for the fourth nine weeks of the 2020-2021 school year. Students named to the Superintendent’s Honor Roll include: ADA 56 – Jordan D. Copeland, Aaliyah D. Tobias, Jeremy R. Washington; Fourth grade – Jaydan K. Adams, Lyric M. Catchings, Milek M. Catchings, Kendayl R. Crisler, Moriah Breann…

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