East Mississippi Community College will induct eight athletic stand-outs from the past into the college's Sports Hall of Fame in a ceremony Friday, Oct. 5, at the Scooba Student Union. The evening begins with a reception at 5:30 p.m., followed by a banquet an induction ceremony at 6:30 p.m.
This year's honorees are:
John Apple of Nashville
Martin Buchanan of Porterville
Bobby Mitchener of Brandon
Ernest Ray Moore of Brooksville
Edward Mosley of Meridian
Gene Murphy of Raymond
Billy Harold Smith of Collinsville
Mickey Stokes of Brooksville
|Reservations are required for the banquet and induction ceremony. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for children. New inductees will also be recognized at Sullivan-Windham Field on Saturday, Oct. 6, before the 2 p.m. kick-off of EMCC’s Homecoming match-up against Holmes Community College.|
For more information, call Gina Cotton of the EMCC Office of Alumni Affairs, (601) 476-5063.