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2015-16

Holmes Community College is now offering a three-hour journalism class for the first time in the institution's history. The class, JOU 1313 – News Writing and Reporting I, is an introductory journalism course designed to teach news writing and reporting.

Holmes offers News Writing, Reporting for Fall '17

Beginning in the fall of 2017, Holmes Community College will offer a three-hour journalism class for the first time in the institution's history. The class, JOU 1313 - News Writing and Reporting I, is an introductory journalism course designed to teach news writing and reporting. Upon completion of this class, students will be able to understand reporting and fact-gathering, utilize various interviewing methods, construct a basic news article, implement source and fact-checking and understand/implement online reporting. For now, JOU 1313 will only be offered as an online course. Read more

Holmes CC Registration

2017 Registration dates set

Holmes Community College  registration for the summer and fall terms began on April 4. The college offers transferable academic courses, the Associate in Arts degree, the Associate in Applied Science degree, technical certificates and career certificates, as well as workforce training. Holmes offers several campus locations, including the Goodman Campus, the Grenada Campus, the Ridgeland Campus, they Yazoo Center in Yazoo City, the Attala Center in Kosciusko, and the Wood Institute in Mathiston. Read more

Pictured are (left to right) Holmes President Dr. Jim Haffey with recent Holmes graduate Taylor Vance. Vance received the prestigious Lyceum Scholarship to the University of Mississippi where he will begin his studies as a journalism major in the fall of 2017.

Vance receives prestigious Lyceum Scholarship

Holmes Community College sophomore Taylor Vance, son of Jeff and Leigh Vance of Grenada, recently received the prestigious Lyceum Scholarship from the University of Mississippi. The scholarship provides full resident tuition for two years. Vance graduated from Holmes on May 12 and will begin his studies at Ole Miss as a journalism major in the fall of 2017. Read more