Cathy Northington

Hall-of-Fame Teachers

2013 Hall-of Fame Inductees:  [two-columns] Meg G. Woods Magnolia Heights High School Meg G. Woods attended Mississippi State University where she earned her Bachelor’s of Science degree.  She teaches 8th-12th grade Mathematics at Magnolia Heights School.  She has been teaching for 39 years.  Honors include Panola County Educator of the Year, Best of Panola County Secondary …

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STAR Student & Teacher Sponsors

PINNACLEAT&TAtmos EnergyBancorpSouthBarksdale ManagementBlue Cross Blue Shield of MSElectric Power Associations of MississippiEntergy MississippiErgonIngalls ShipbuildingMississippi PowerNissanSanderson Farms, Inc.South Mississippi Electric Power AssociationTrustmarkWalmartYates Construction STATEWIDEAtmos Energy-JacksonMaddox Foundation-HernandoMississippi College- ClintonRegions – JacksonRenasant Bank – Tupelo REGIONALChevron Product Company-PascagoulaMississippi Professional Educators-JacksonToyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi, Inc.-Blue Springs COUNTYCal-Maine Foods, Inc. – JacksonCapital Oil, Inc. – JacksonPhiladelphia-Neshoba County Chamber of Commerce – …

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Kelly Gene Cook, Sr. Foundation

    Kelly Gene Cook, Sr., was born in 1930 in French Camp, Mississippi. He graduated from Mississippi State University with a degree in Civil Engineering. Mr. Cook was a pipeliner for more than three decades. He joined Houston Contracting Company in 1956 and became vice president and general manager for domestic and foreign operations …

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The Mississippi Economic Council and its M.B. Swayze Foundation sponsors the Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) Program in an effort to encourage scholastic achievement among the state’s high school students. The STAR Program has two specific purposes:1.) Emphasize scholastic excellence and encourage greater scholastic effort among Mississippi students.2.) Recognition of the teaching profession. Kelly Gene Cook, …

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