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The Simpson Campus hosted a tailgate party Wednesday, October 5, 2022 leading up to the big homecoming game on the Wesson Campus.
A day of fun was held by students. Seniors from Simpson Academy, Mendenhall, Magee, Mt. Zion and homeschoolers were invited to the event.
A number of numerous games and competitions were available for the students to challenge their skills. Food and snow cones were provided for the the students and all in attendance.
Co-Lin Simpson Campus maids, Marley Lott and Marcy Bishop, were introduced and presented flowers by Dr. Anika Floyd and Dr. Dewayne Middleton. The two maid will being recognized during homecoming festivities on the Wesson Campus Thursday, October 6, 2022.
Senator Chris Caughman was recognized as being inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame. Caughman is a 1987 graduate of Co-Lin, where he was a member of the basketball team. While at Co-Lin, he and his team won the 1986 Region 23 Championship and went on to compete for a national championship in Hutchinson, Kansas. During his sophomore year, he was a co-captain and starter. The 1986-1987 team was ranked in the top 20 in the nation for most of the year. Caughman received the John Beard Award for Scholastics & Leadership in 1987 and was the leading three-point shooter on the team that year.
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