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November 2006


Martin named SSAC Player of the Week

MOUNT VERNON – Monique Martin, a senior guard for Brewton-Parker College’s women’s basketball team, has been named the Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) Player of the Week for the week of November 20.


Three Lady Dogs sign letters of intent to BPC

MOUNT VERNON—Toombs County Lady Bulldogs Whitney Furr, Brittany Knight and Amber Cowart signed letters of intent to attend and play basketball at Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon next year. BPC coaches Sheila Simmons and Beth Parker...


BPC invites community to attend Christmas concerts

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Music will hold its annual Christmas concerts next week on the Mount Vernon campus. Brewton-Parker ...

'Getting to know your classmate': Rachel Underwood

'Getting to know your BPC administration': Dr. Charles Strickland


BPC beats Edward Waters, drops two conference games

MOUNT VERNON – The Brewton-Parker College men’s basketball team began the week of Nov. 13 by defeating a non-conference opponent but they came up short in two Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) contests.


Lady Barons sweep conference opponents; winning streak    climbs to five

MOUNT VERNON – The Brewton-Parker College women’s basketball team pushed their winning streak to five games after defeating two Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) opponents last week.


BPC Concert Choir fills Saliba Chapel with glorious music

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Music presented the BPC Concert Choir in Fall Concert Nov. 16 in Saliba Chapel on the Mount Vernon campus.

Conducted by Dr. Mark A. Bowdidge, associate professor of music...

Montgomery Bank & Trust partnership in recycling program benefits Brewton-Parker

MOUNT VERNON—Used inkjet printer cartridges, which would otherwise be tossed in the trash, have been turned into treasure for Brewton-Parker College thanks to a partnership with Montgomery Bank and Trust and the use of an online...


Former BPC professor signs copies of her first novel on campus

MOUNT VERNON—Dr. Marjorie Dobbin, a former professor of English at Brewton-Parker College, signed copies of her first novel “In the Shadow of Pickle Peak”, an inspirational romance, at the Phillips Student Center on the college’s...


BPC Woodwind Quintet gives fall recital

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Woodwind Quintet serenaded the audience at their fall recital in Gilder Recital Hall with the soothing, and sometimes provoking strains of composers Haydn, Villa-Lobos, Beethoven and others.


Math and Science Festival a hit with area students

MOUNT VERNON – One hundred and thirty-four K-12 students, visiting teachers, and parents took part in 44 different experiments and demonstrations this past Saturday on Brewton-Parker College’s Mount Vernon campus during the ninth annual...


Fall Preview Day is a success at BPC

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Fall Preview Day was attended by more than 140 prospective students and their parents Saturday, Nov. 11. The all day event was a success, according to BPC Director of Admissions, Bryan Sage.


Lady Barons honor their senior volleyball players

MOUNT VERNON – Brewton-Parker College’s Lady Baron Volleyball team honored the four players of the 2006 Senior Class during a Senior Day ceremony Nov. 4 in the Parker Gym on the Mount Vernon campus.


Martin breaks record; Lady Barons roll over Morris

MOUNT VERNON – Senior Monique Martin (#1) broke Sug Parker’s record for most points scored by any BPC basketball player – men’s or women’s – scoring 50 total points and grabbing 12 rebounds propelling the No. 23 Lady Barons (3-0)...


Fast start propels Barons to victory over Morris College

MOUNT VERNON – Fast starts are huge in college basketball – especially when playing at home.  The Brewton-Parker College men’s basketball team jumped out to a quick 10-2 lead Saturday against Morris College and held on for a 77-63 win.


Nine students perform in Nov. 10 student recital

MOUNT VERNON—Nine students performed in “A Student Recital” Friday, Nov. 10 in Gilder Recital Hall. Students performing, from left, are Junior David Schmidt, Junior Carey Wilson, Junior Jared Register (seated), Sophomore Monroe Bennett...


BPC invites public to attend fall concerts, Christmas celebration

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Music is offering a full calendar of concerts and recitals between now and Christmas on the Mount Vernon campus. Brewton-Parker hopes the community will make...


Mezzo-soprano Susan Fleming performs at BPC

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Dennis and Quinelle Sikes Fine Arts Series presented acclaimed musicians, mezzo-soprano Susan Fleming and ...

'Getting to know your BPC staff' questionnaire: Treva Johnson

Barons looking to “up the tempo” in 2006-2007

MOUNT VERNON – Head Coach Steve Barker and the Brewton-Parker College Baron basketball team are looking to “up the tempo” in more ways than one for the 2006-2007 season.


Lady Barons relying on experience, discipline in 2006-2007

MOUNT VERNON – When Sheila Simmons looks back on her first three years as head women’s basketball coach at Brewton-Parker College, she can find a lot to be proud of.


More than 60 attend BPC's January Bible Study Conference

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College hosted more than 60 Southern Baptist pastors from the surrounding area at its annual January Bible Study Conference Oct. 31. This conference teaches Southern Baptist pastors and church leaders...


Brewton-Parker’s Baron Mascot gets a face lift

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Baron Mascot has a new face – a completely new face.


Chapel speaker encourages integrity among Christians

MOUNT VERNON–The Oct. 31 chapel service at Brewton-Parker College’s Saliba Chapel was a refreshing time for students as they gathered together to praise and worship the Lord.

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