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June 2010

Getting to know: Evelyn Carpenter

BPC Women’s Fellowship announces 3rd Annual Chili Cook-off

Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon, GA, will host its 3rd Annual Chili Cook-off Saturday, Oct. 23. Team recruiting is going on now. Contact Jennifer Blaylock or Jackie Smith for more information, 912-583-3210,


BPC hosts successful basketball team camp June 17-19

The Brewton-Parker College Men’s Basketball Program hosted 14 teams from Florida and Georgia at its annual team camp June 17-19 in the Gillis Gymnasium on the Mount Vernon campus. 


McAllister Hall Renovation continues; October dedication planned

A worker is lifted by crane to the roofline of Brewton-Parker College’s McAllister Hall Friday to restore the façade of the building. Renovations on the college’s oldest women’s residence hall continue over the summer.


Former BPC Admissions Director, alum heads to Orlando to plant a church


BPC at Southern Baptist Convention in Orlando

Rev. Bucky Kennedy, pastor of First Baptist Church of Vidalia and president of the Georgia Baptist Convention, was interviewed by during the Southern Baptist Convention’s annual meeting, held in Orlando, Fla., last week. Rev. Kennedy...


BPC hosts GBC Youth I and Youth II Music Camp

Brewton-Parker College music student Christina Trowell conducts the youth orchestra practice at the Georgia Baptist Convention’s Music Camp, held on BPC’s Mount Vernon campus June 13-19.


BPC welcomes Shirley Ellis as new HR director

Brewton-Parker College recently welcomed Shirley Ellis of Hazlehurst as the college’s new director of payroll and human resources. Ellis is beginning her seventh week of employment at BPC, and already she feels that “this is where I’m supposed to be,”...

Getting to know: Elizabeth Poythress

BPC hosts camps on campus this summer, including FCA Camp

Brewton-Parker College’s Mount Vernon campus is the host to several special interest camps this summer. Last week, the campus hosted a Fellowship of Christian Athletes camp for junior and high school aged girls to increase their skills in basketball and...


BPC grad receives certificate of license from Tabernacle Baptist

Ryan Brazell, a 2010 Brewton-Parker College graduate, received a Certificate of License from Tabernacle Baptist Church of Vidalia Sunday, June 5 during the service. The certificate states the church recognizes Brazell’s calling to the ministry and allows him...


BPC Student Body President talks about student life

Brewton-Parker College Student Body President Joshua McPhatter recently sat down with his press office to talk about what his experience at BPC and what he’s looking forward to in his second year of service at the college.


Former BPC student serves on Belize medical mission trip

Leaf-cutting ants, a jaguar skull, tarantulas, oh my! Those are just a few of the more unusual sights former Brewton-Parker College student, Mandy C. Davenport, a Montgomery County native, saw on a four-day medical and dental mission trip to...


MRMC puts BPC Annual Fund ‘Over the Top’ for second year

Brewton-Parker College Annual Fund Committee chair, Wendell Dixon, happily experienced “déjà vu” last week when Meadows Regional Medical Center (MRMC) gave a $7,500 donation to BPC’s Annual Fund.

Getting to know: Natasha Mason
Getting to know: Amanda Averett
Getting to know: Greg Coursey
Getting to know: Anikka Rosal
Brewton-Parker College News & Information
Brewton-Parker College | Located on U.S. 280 at 201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, P. O. Box 197, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
with a site in Newnan
912-583-2241, 1-800-342-1087
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The mission of Brewton-Parker College, a Georgia Baptist college, is to develop the whole student through the application of Biblically-centered truth to a liberal arts curriculum in a community of shared Christian values.
Brewton-Parker College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Brewton-Parker College.
Updated on: June 30, 2010 4:57 PM