Bo Gibens is citizen of year

By Daily Journal

TUPELO – L.E. “Bo” Gibens was celebrated by his hometown during the 48th Junior Auxiliary Charity Ball on Friday.
Gibens is the son of Alliene Gibens, a 1981 Outstanding Citizen winner. He said his mother encouraged her children to give back to the community.
Gibens earned an engineering degree from Mississippi State University, and got a job as a project engineer at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

Read more in Saturday’s NEMS Daily Journal newspaper.