Clinton, MS - Nearly 800 students received diplomas from Mississippi College in May. Five commencement exercises were held for spring 2012 commencement. Speakers included longtime Southern Baptist leader Jerry Rankin, business executive Dan Grafton, academic coordinator for the School of Nursing, Dr. Beth Tinnon, and Congressman Alan Nunnelee.
Among those receiving a degree from the local area:
Braxton - Joseph Seth Stanley, B.A., cum laude
Magee - Ashton Brooke Corley, B.S.B.A.
Mendenhall - Tracey A. Brown, B.S., summa cum laude Jason Michael Jager, B.S.B.A. Jordan Louis Wyatt, B.S.
Pinola - Kathryn Dianne Bass, M.S.