• Cathy Hayden Archives

Larisa Garner, Hinds Student

Larissa Stinson Garner of Vicksburg has known for some time she wanted to be in some sort of helping profession. It wasn’t until after she received...

Anna Sanders, Hinds Student

At age 28, Anna Sanders says she was “truly petrified to be a college student” at the Vicksburg-Warren Campus two years ago. As a teenager, Anna...

David Yewell, Hinds Alumnus

It was in the produce section of a Kentucky A&P grocery store that David Yewell’s life was changed forever. Yewell (1962), a past member of the...

Trina Williams, Hinds Student

Trina Runia Williams of Jackson got her children raised and watched her husband graduate from Hinds Community College in December. Now it’s her turn...

William “Bucky” McElroy, Hinds Alumnus

Eagles football hall of famer William “Bucky” McElroy (1950) looks forward to a completely different sport every April at Hinds Community College –...

Joey Sherman, Hinds Alumnus

Probably few people can boast that they received degrees from two different colleges in the same month, but Hinds alumnus Joey Sherman can. Sherman,...

Ola Hall, Hinds Student

Olubusola "Ola" Hall of Terry came to Hinds to learn how to help people. Originally from Lagos, Nigeria, she is married and has four children,...

Jessica McMullin, Hinds Student

Jessica McMullin, a first generation student on the Raymond Campus, came to Hinds for a very important reason: to set an example for her children....

Alexis Levy, Hinds Student

Alexis Levy of Jackson considered jumping into university life when she graduated from Terry High School last spring but concluded she wasn’t ready...

Chris Potter, Hinds Student

After Chris graduated from Clinton High School, he enrolled in the automotive technology program on the Raymond Campus. Chris then finished his...