Alumni

Band Alumni Chapter seeks active members

“The purpose of the chapter is to cultivate awareness and participation to increase membership so that we can contribute to the legacy and future growth of the band and music programs at Hinds,” said Marty Robertson (1986), president of the Band Alumni Chapter.

For MSU championship pitcher: Hinds a ‘special place’

For MSU championship pitcher: Hinds a ‘special place’

Baseball is a brotherhood at Hinds Community College and Preston Johnson (2020) holds fond memories of it, despite the success of teams he’s been part of since his Hinds days. “I absolutely loved it at Hinds,” Johnson said. “It was the best two years of my life, easily.”

Alumnus weekend draws support for athletics

Alumnus weekend draws support for athletics

Hinds Athletics hosted its first Alumni Weekend and Golf Outing, which drew 12 teams to play at Eagle Ridge Golf Course on April 8. More than $7,500 was raised to go toward projects to update athletic facilities.

Kylie’s Kolors nail polish: faith in action

Kylie’s Kolors nail polish: faith in action

“A Raymond native and Hinds graduate who is active with nonprofits, and now a member of the Hinds Community College Foundation Board of Directors, community service was already in Tucker’s blood.”

Life of public service nurtured at Hinds, still continues

Life of public service nurtured at Hinds, still continues

“Being the son of a deputy sheriff and a nurse, I knew I wanted to do something to help people,” he said. “My parents taught me to get involved in the community and help someone who doesn’t have a voice.”

Chad Bradford inducted into SHOF

Chad Bradford inducted into SHOF

“Hinds alumnus Chad Bradford (1995) was inducted into the Mississippi Community and Junior College Sports Hall of Fame on April 27.”

MC dean touts key women of Hinds who shaped her career

MC dean touts key women of Hinds who shaped her career

Dr. Debbie Norris (1977) says she was quite the serious student throughout high school and beyond, though she still credits her Hinds experience as life-shaping and critical. Norris, associate provost and graduate dean at Mississippi College, grew up in Raymond. Among her influences was her mother, Martha Robinson, who taught business technology for years on the Raymond Campus.

Quade Smith
Quade Smith

Quade Smith (2015) was named the head baseball coach at Canton Academy. He played Eagles baseball for two years, helping the Eagles to an NJCAA national title game berth in 2014.

Marlee Price
Marlee Price

Marlee Price (2012) is the Communications and Tourism Director for the City of Clinton. She earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in Graphic Design Technology from Hinds and a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from the University of Southern Mississippi.

Stephanie Gerlach
Stephanie Gerlach

Stephanie Gerlach (2002) is the Municipal Court Clerk for Gluckstadt. While at Hinds she played softball and studied sports training.

Gunnar White
Gunnar White

Terry native Gunnar White (2013), who played offensive lineman on the Hinds football team, has joined Jackson State University as an analyst for the JSU Tigers.