Alumni

Sue Brooks

Sue Longest Brooks, of Clinton, who taught in the Speech and Theatre Department at Hinds for 25 years and long respected by faculty and students alike, died Oct. 29. She was 86.

Homecoming 2020

Homecoming 2020

Above: Miss Hinds Community College Charity Lockridge sang the National Anthem before the football gameinds Community College celebrated Homecoming differently this year, with events divided over two days to facilitate social distancing because of...

Alumnus of the Year

Alumnus of the Year

ill Dunlap (1964) says his introduction to the Hinds family came as a result of a different art form than the one for which he’s now internationally known. “I was a lifeguard at Roosevelt State Park in Scott County during the summer of 1962, my...

Alumni Service winner makes good by giving back

Alumni Service winner makes good by giving back

en Coomes grew up in Vicksburg as the third-oldest in a family of 12 children. At 14, Coomes went to work and gave his money to his family – the only way they could pay the bills. “My mom used to tell me there were blessings in poverty,” said...

Young Alumnus’ stellar accomplishments began at Hinds

Young Alumnus’ stellar accomplishments began at Hinds

nce upon a time as a little girl, Dr. Christy Granberry Barrick (2005) rode her bicycle on the Raymond Campus. She wasn’t exactly born on the grounds, but Hinds Community College was in her blood from the beginning. She said, laughing, “I grew up...

Golf Fun Fest 2020

Golf Fun Fest 2020

Above: Golf Pro Ernie Rogers got the Oct. 1 Golf Fun Fest started.he 33rd Annual Golf Fun Fest was held on Oct. 1 at Eagle Ridge Golf Course on the Raymond Campus. Usually a spring event, the tournament was rescheduled this year to fall. The...

Honoring the class of 1969 and prior

Honoring the class of 1969 and prior

As part of annual Homecoming activities, Hinds Community College hosted the 50+ luncheon for graduates from 1969 – 50 years ago – and for graduates from prior years on Oct. 2.

First Alumni Tennis Tournament

First Alumni Tennis Tournament

On Saturday, Oct. 5, Hinds hosted its first Homecoming Alumni Tennis Tournament. The mixed doubles event attracted almost 30 players who enjoyed a great day of tennis and fellowship.

Keith Fulcher
Keith Fulcher

Fulcher (1981) became president of the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi in March 2020. He had served as vice president of the organization since last year. For 23 years, Fulcher served as director of the alumni foundation at Delta State University, as...

Charlie Mason
Charlie Mason

Mason (1983) completed his first school year in 2020 as headmaster of Indianola Academy. He has worked at the school since 1995 when he became principal and junior high girls basketball coach. Prior to that, he was headmaster at Rebul Academy in Learned.

Ginger Robbins
Ginger Robbins

Dr. Ginger Robbins (1989) was hired by Northwest Mississippi Community College in June as the college’s first district dean of Enrollment Services. Robbins most previously worked seven years as donor relations coordinator for the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s state office...

Mark Jimerson
Mark Jimerson

Jimerson (2013) was recently named communication specialist for JSUOnline at Jackson State University after several years as coordinator in the Center for Distance Education at Mississippi State University College of Business. He also was recently selected to...