School News

Homecoming queen

Yamekia Fair was named Homecoming Queen at the Hazlehurst Indian game Friday night. Pictured with the Queen are, left to right. Principal Jason Young, Mariv Belton (uncle of the Queen), Queen Fair, and Nya Brown, 2018 Homecoming Queen. The Indians made it a night to remember, as they won the game 51-22. Photo by Crockett…

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Wesson homecoming queen

Homecoming queen Anna Claire Crow is pictured with her father, Bradley Crow, who escorted her. Children attendants are Matthew and Molli Shannon. Photo by Tracey Fischer

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School honors

In the next few weeks, the Courier will try to include all the honors students we have received over the past few weeks. There are so many, there is no way they can all be run at the same time. Please have patience with us.

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Wesson Hall of Fame

A reception was held recently for the four students chosen by the faculty and staff of Wesson Attendance Center to be inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame. These four outstanding seniors represent 5% of the Class of 2019 at Wesson High. These students were chosen based on academics, character, service, and leadership qualities. Those…

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Delta State area alumni meeting

The South Central Chapter of the Delta State Alumni Association will be meeting Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Mitchell’s, 1203 Hampton Drive, Brookhaven. Registration begins at 6 p.m. with dinner and program at 6:30. Cost of the meal is $15 per person. All DSU Alumni or friends of DSU are invited. Any prospective DSU students are…

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Mastered it!

Hazlehurst resident Cora Josette Anderson received a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Belhaven University August 2018.  Commencement ceremony was held on December 15, 2018 in Jackson, Mississippi. Mrs. Anderson is a 21-year employee of the MS Dept. of Mental Health.

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Copiah Academy homecoming court

Sophomore Maid – McKinna Smith, Junior Maid- Bella Giddens, Senior Maid – Rachel Bozeman, Football Maid – Tori Lafhameyer, Homecoming Queen – Kylie Page, Senior Maid – Anna Carolyn Graves, Senior Maid – Mallory Alford, Junior Maid- Blakeney Byrd, Sophomore Maid – Makenzie Myers, Flower Girl – Annie Kate Davis, and Robe Bearer – Jace…

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State Test Winners

Hazlehurst Middle School is proud of the students in the photo above. These students performed Advanced or Proficient on the state test that was given in May of last year. They travelled  to New Orleans on Saturday, Septe. 15. The group consisted of ten staff members and 174 students who ranged from  grades 6-9. The…

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Mr. and Miss Wesson High School

Mr. and Miss Wesson High School, LJ Guess and Elizabeth Shirley, are pictured with Drew Hulon, Student Body President and attendants, Ella Powell and Riles Douglas. They were presented at Wesson Homecoming festivities Sept. 14.

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