Education notes

Mississippi College recognizes local The Office of Academic Affairs for Mississippi College has released its list of academic scholars for the 2012 spring semester. Named from the local area: PRESIDENT’S LIST: 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 least 12 semester hours of undergraduate credit with all academic courses impacting their grade point average. Louisville: Jeremy Dewayne Parker

JSU graduate named The daughter of Leontyne Glass and the late Tommie Lee Glass graduated from Jackson State University on Friday, April 27, 2012 with a Doctorate degree in Early Childhood Education. Wykeshia is currently employed with Mississippi State University (MSCCR&R) as an Field Technical Assistant Supervisor.