Release date: March 18, 2014
The "Bull" Sullivan Memorial Committee, part of East Mississippi Community College's Office of Alumni Affairs, hosted the 11th Annual Wild Game Dinner & Auction March 7 at Lion Hills Center in Columbus. A record crowd of more than 190 people attended the event. Food was prepared by members of the Lion Hills staff and EMCC Hotel & Restaurant Management and Culinary Arts programs, as well as and culinary students from Mississippi University for Women.
Items donated by EMCC alumni and supporters were auctioned off to raise money for the college's programs. In addition to a fine dining restaurant and golf course, EMCC's Lion Hills Center is also home to three career-technical programs: Hotel & Restaurant Management, Culinary Arts and Golf/Recreational Turf Management.