Holmes wins awards in state yearbook competition

Pictured is the 2019 Horizons yearbook, which placed first in the cover category and fifth overall in the 2018-19 Mississippi Community and Junior College Press Association yearbook competition.
Pictured is the 2019 Horizons yearbook, which placed first in the cover category and fifth overall in the 2018-19 Mississippi Community and Junior College Press Association yearbook competition.

Sometimes you can judge a book by its cover. In this case, Holmes Community College's Horizons yearbook placed first in the cover category in the 2018-19 Mississippi Community and Junior College Press Association yearbook competition.

This year, Holmes' yearbook theme was "Together, We are One," and Horizons placed fifth overall. In addition to the cover category, the yearbooks were also judged on four other categories including theme/concept, design, copy and photography. Holmes took third place in the coverage category, fifth in design and tied with Hinds Community College for fifth in theme. Additionally, Holmes tied with East Central Community College for fourth in photography and placed seventh in the copy category.

The 2018-19 Horizons staff members included: Kaitlyn Anderson of Jackson, Jesseca Bass of Canton, Darius Davis of Canton, Stafford Griffin of Carthage, Nykeem Liddell of Camden, Madison McClure of Madison, Aurora Sant'Angelo of Jackson and Kylie Steele of Flowood. The yearbook cover was created by Holmes graphic designer Stephanie Wood and the yearbook is advised by public relations specialist/publications coordinator Mary Margaret Busby.

For more information about student publications at Holmes, contact Busby at mbusby@holmescc.edu or (601) 605-3376.

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