There were 15 students from Coahoma County who were among the 336 students receiving degrees from Delta State University during its 92nd commencement ceremony held Friday, Dec. 7 in the Bologna Performing Arts Center in Cleveland.
JACKSON — Elgton Jenkins, a 2014 Clarksdale High School graduate and senior center for the Mississippi State football team, has been named the 2018 Entergy/Kent Hull Trophy winner signifying the top offensive lineman in Mississipi.
The 6 foot, 4 inch, 310 pound Clarksdale native was chosen by a panel of NFL scouts working the state.
Coahoma County High School boys and girls basketball teams have won three consecutive games each, with two victories in their own Thanksgiving tournament and one in the Clarksdale High School Thanksgiving tournament.
Anna Hays was honored as the 2018 Distinguished Young Alumna of the Year by the Art Department at Mississippi College during the annual Alumni Association Meeting and Awards Dinner held on Oct. 26 at Anderson Hall on the MC campus.