Newsmakers for Oct. 12, 2019:
• The following students from Greenwood graduated from Mississippi State University after the summer term: Susan Page Dawkins Coppage, Master of Science, College of Arts & Sciences; Artavious Deion Gordon, Bachelor of Science, College of Arts & Sciences ; Kayla Brittan Goss, Bachelor of Science, College of Education, magna cum laude; Diamond Sierra Jones, Bachelor of Science, College of Arts & Sciences, cum laude; Keonica Kashae Jones, Bachelor of Science, College of Arts & Sciences; Julia Virginia Knight, Bachelor of Science, College of Agriculture & Life Sciences, summa cum laude.
• The Greenwood Rotary Club has selected Ka’Pri Burden of Greenwood High School and Morgan Lott of Pillow Academy as Students of the Month for September. Burden is the daughter of Stanley Burden of Greenwood and the late La’Senia Turner. She is leaning toward attending Mississippi State University, where she would major in computer engineering and business administration. Lott is the daughter of Timmy and Amy Lott of Greenwood. She plans to attend Mississippi State University and major in animal and dairy sciences.