Pounds named to NEMCC board

By NEMS Daily Journal

BOONEVILLE – The Prentiss County Board of Supervisors has appointed Chancery Clerk David “Bubba” Pounds to serve on the Northeast Mississippi Community College Board of Trustees.
Pounds will complete the unexpired term of the former county schools superintendent, who resigned to take another position.
A 2004 graduate of Northeast, Pounds earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of Mississippi in 2006. He was named the Phi Theta Kappa chapter at Northeast’s Most Distinguished Alumnus in 2009.
Pounds was elected chancery clerk in the November 2008 election after working several years as a deputy chancery clerk. He succeeded Travis Childers, who was elected to the U.S. Congress from the 1st Congressional District.