Kuykendall honored for work

HERNANDO — DeSoto County Schools Superintendent Milton Kuykendall has been named Superintendent of the Year by the Mississippi Association of School Administrators.

Kuykendall was presented the award this week.

The 61-year-old Kuykendall became superintendent in 2004.

Kuykendall will attend the American Association of School Administrators’ conference in Phoenix in February, where the national award will be given. Four finalists will soon be announced.

The Associated Press