Delta Council will hold its 16th Annual Salute to Delta Honor Graduates Event during the 84th Annual Meeting of the regional organization at Delta State University on June 7.
Honor Graduates from Sunflower County include Steven Abney (North Sunflower Academy), Knox Arnold (NSA), Presley Scott Jackson (Indianola Academy), Clint Jones (IA), Rufus Bush III (Gentry), Chari Barr (Ruleville Central), Tavares Fairley (RCHS) and Keyjuan Meeks (Gentry).
The Honor Graduate event is slated for 9:00 a.m. on the lawn of the Bologna Performing Arts Center. Hal Parker, Jr. will be the keynote speaker for the event. Dr. Cass Pennington will serve as Co-Host for the event and introduce Mr. Parker.
Pennington is a retired educator. He is a former superintendent of the Indianola School District, superintendent of the West Tallahatchie School District, Indianola Junior High School principal, teacher and coach.