Jackson Sun Publisher Set to Speak at Jackson State Graduation May 7

Jackson Sun Publisher Roy Heatherly will deliver the keynote address as Jackson State Community College holds its 43rd Commencement Exercises at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at Oman Arena.

The college will confer the degrees of associate of arts, associate of science, associate of science in teaching, and associate of applied science to over 550 students. More than one-third of those students will graduate with honors.

Heatherly grew up in St. Louis, Missouri and Wichita, Kansas.