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June 17, 2009

East Mississippi Community College confers 250 degrees

East Mississippi Community College students have graduated and they’re ready to move forward – whether it’s transferring to a four-year college or university or entering the job market.

EMCC’s Golden Triangle campus hosted two graduation ceremonies on May 8 to accommodate the large number of graduates, about 250, and their friends and family members. Career-technical students graduated at 2 p.m.; academic students graduated at 6 p.m. Students from EMCC’s Columbus Air Force Base branch participated in commencement exercises at the Golden Triangle campus.

Graduation at the Scooba campus was Saturday, May 9, at 10 a.m. About 250 graduates were included in this ceremony, which also included students from EMCC’s Naval Air Station Meridian branch.

Some members of the Class of 2009 earned associate’s degrees, while others earned vocational certificates.

Here’s a look at the graduates, listed by county and hometown:



Adams County

• Natchez: Adam Dollar



Attala County

• French Camp: Chasitee Dean, Andrew Hobson, Buster Hobson



Calhoun County

• Vardaman: Ashley Thompson



Carroll County

• McCarley: Jamie Floyd



Chickasaw County

• Houston: Shayron Carr, Sherry Lucas

• Woodland: Ramona Ford, Tamika Ivy



Choctaw County

• Ackerman: Connie Baxter, Wes Blondin, Teressa Brasher, DeeAnne Bruce, Letisha Esters, Janika Robinson

• Mathiston: Tina McCuller, Erin Sanderson, Anthony Vaughn

• McCool: Tiffany Gibbs

• Weir: James Moore, Casey Vowell

• Woodland: Malika Watkins



Clarke County

• Enterprise: Steven Shelton

• Quitman: Jacob Riley, Chanetta Stevens

• Stonewall: Nicholas Howell



Clay County

• Cedar Bluff: Corey Acker, Javonna Coggins, Paula Eacholes, Kristen White

• Houston: Shelia Brownlee

• Mantee: Steven Calvert

• Pheba: Tasha Brown, Amy Doss, Brenda Roberson, Jamar Chandler

• Prairie: Lachana Evans, DeChiquita Logan, Sawana Randle, Vaneshea Robinson

• West Point: Tony Andrews, Lucia Arellano, Mazzie Banks, Kasi Brabham, Deborah Brown, Kymario Cannon, Torish Cannon, Tracie Davenport, Monica Davis, Jason Dean, Kenya Duckworth, Constance Ewings, Ronnie Galberth, Jessi Garnett, William Gavin, Lacie Golson, Alice Hampton, Derrick Harris, Rashunn Henley, Natsha Jackson, Shemeka Jones, Deionne Lenoir, Dionicio Lenoir, Terrance Lenoir, Nikki Lockett, Kristi Martin, Justin Miller, Courtney Moore, Laurie Moore, Jennifer O’Brian, Markez Quinn, Toni Randle, Christopher Rice, Dominique Ridgeway, Sophia Rush, Shadrick Scales, Cameron Shumpert, Ashley Simmons, John Walker, Lasagna Walker-Turner, Carolyn Ward, Evelyn Williams

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