February 23, 2018  

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Boys State Delegates Choose Leaders for State of “Magnolia”

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American Legion 2012 Boys State Officers

Delegates to the 73rd annual American Legion Boys State, held this week at The University of Southern Mississippi, voted for candidates for statewide office for the state of “Magnolia” recently. Elected officials, their hometown and elected office include, front row, left to right: Skylar Flowers of Sumrall, commissioner of insurance; Austin Powell of Corinth, Lieutenant Governor; John Brahan of Hattiesburg, governor; and Alan Guy of Flowood, secretary of state. Back row, left to right: Zach Slaughter of Starkville, state auditor; Levi Howse of Port Gibson, attorney general; Logan Reeves of Pelahatchie, treasurer; and Alex Huff of Brandon, commissioner of agriculture and commerce. (University Communications photo by David Tisdale)