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Jones College has announced the 2020 spring semester honor roll scholars. Full-time students with 15 hours or more and who maintain the following grade-point averages will make the honor roll: President’s List: 4.0; Dean’s List: 3.99-3.5: Faculty List: 3.49-3.0.

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The Jones College drive-through graduation ceremony scheduled for June 12 has been canceled due to the increasing threat of COVID-19 in the Jones County area. Jones County transitioned into one of Mississippi’s hotspots over the last month with the latest state-reported statistics listing Jo…

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Community colleges in Mississippi and nationwide have responded quickly to the COVID-19 pandemic, making contributions to enhance capabilities of emergency responders and health-care professionals. Two-year public colleges have the unique capability to re-skill the workforce as Mississippi a…

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Fourth-year Jones College head football coach Steve Buckley preaches that at JC he wants to develop players academically, athletically and socially. And more than winning a national championship on the field, he wants kids to win in the classroom first.

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Francis Marion University men’s basketball coach Gary Edwards announced the signing of 6-foot-8 forward Zach Malone of Saline, La. Malone comes to FMU from Jones College and will have two years to suit up for the Patriots.

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Jones College’s Kids’ College summer camp has been canceled to ensure the college follows the CDC guidelines regarding the coronavirus. The summer camp has been the first week of June for the last 13 years for kids in first through sixth grade.

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As Jones College students finish the spring semester online, college president Dr. Jesse Smith is encouraging students to continue their education this summer by offering a tuition discount. The summer term tuition will be discounted to $75 per credit hour, or 40 percent off the full tuition price.

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Jones College women's soccer has announced the signing of a program-record nine student-athletes transferring on to participate at four-year schools across five different states. 

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A unique combination of resources and skills has sparked a collaborative effort among three Jones College faculty to help the healthcare providers on the “front line” fight the invisible war with the Corona Virus. Electro-Mechanical Technology instructor Cody Robertson, CAD Engineering Techn…

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As Jones College students embark on a new journey taking all classes online beginning March 30, college administrators are aware some students may need help to overcome a few obstacles to finish the semester. Among the top issues specifically being addressed by the college include access to …

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Jones College is complying with the restrictions on event sizes recommended by the White House due to the global, COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and has postponed spring commencement ceremonies. The college is planning to mail diplomas to graduates and is also considering opportunities for in…

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Jones College will dismiss classes after tonight (Thursday) and students will be allowed to begin spring break, college President Dr. Jesse Smith said in an email to students and employees.

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CLINTON – Destiny Haymer poured in her second career triple-double and Jatyjia Jones and Chyna Allen added career highs to help propel Jones past LSU Eunice, 84-72, Thursday night in the NJCAA Region 23 Semifinals.

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A musical feast featuring musicians from the region and music from around the world and centuries ago will be heard on Fridays in March and April at Jones College. The annual spring recital series features a variety of musicians and vocalists entertaining the audience around the lunch hour.  

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Jones College’s Concert Choir will spend the spring performing in churches throughout Jones County. The first concert is scheduled for 6 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church of Sharon.  The 86-member choir will perform at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 5 at West Ellisville Baptist Church and at 6 p.…

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SCOOBA – It just wasn't meant to be for the three-time defending MACJC Champion Jones College Bobcats Thursday night at Keyes Currie Coliseum.

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SCOOBA – Destiny Haymer (Holmes County Central) flirted with a triple-double, finishing two assists and three rebounds shy, and Jatyjia Jones (Pontotoc) added a double-double as No. 10 Jones knocked off Itawamba, 67-56, Wednesday afternoon at Currie Coliseum to advance to its fourth straight…

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Jones College psychology instructor Stephanie Green has been selected as the Jones College 2019-2020 Mississippi Humanities Teacher of the Year.  She will be honored by the Mississippi Humanities Council and the college on Tuesday, March 10, at 10:30 a.m. in the M.P. Bush Fine Arts Auditoriu…

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The Jones Bobcats and Lady Bobcats hosted back-to-back contests against East Central at A.B. Howard Gymnasium on Monday. Both home teams earned convincing wins, building more momentum to carry into postseason play. 

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Report shows Jones, other community colleges have huge economic impact in Mississippi

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The University of South Alabama’s “Pathway USA” partnership with Jones College has established more ways for Jones students to earn a bachelor’s degree. South Alabama President Dr. Tony Waldrop said the partnership benefits everyone involved but, most importantly, it's expanding access to fo…

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Janice Elise Williamson, 65, of Ellisville died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. She was born Saturday, July 17, 1954 in Collins.

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HENDERSON, Nev. – The fourth-ranked Jones College Bobcats opened the 2020 softball season with a 4-1 week at the CSN Kickoff Classic presented by Fiesta Henderson Hotel and Casino.

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DECATUR — Trailing the entire first half by as much as nine midway through the second, Jones College rallied behind 51 percent shooting and SharDarrion Allen’s (Raymond) game-high 22 points to defeat East Central, 80-76 Thursday night at Brackeen-Wood Gymnasium.

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The Jones College athletic department has announced a new multi-year agreement with Nike to serve as the primary equipment, footwear, apparel and uniform supplier for nine Bobcat athletic programs through BSN Sports.

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Jones College has announced the 2019 fall semester honor roll scholars. Full-time students with 15 hours or more and who maintain the following grade-point averages will make the honor roll: President’s List--4.0; Dean’s List--3.99-3.5: Faculty List--3.49-3.0. 

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ELLISVILLE – SkillsUSA 2019 Gold Medalists and Jones College sophomores, Preston Hammonds of Leakesville, C.J. Hood of Ellisville and Lakelin Smith of Lucedale were honored for their accomplishments by Jones College, their SkillsUSA teammates, along with their organization’s competition tech…

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The Jones College Bobcats (8-0) placed four players in double figures and rolled to a 97-57 victory over the William Carey University Junior Varsity on Monday night at Clinton Gymnasium.