Jones County Junior College
|Jones County Junior College|
|Established||September 18, 1911|
|President||Dr. Jesse Smith, Ph.D.|
|Location||Ellisville, Mississippi, USA|
|Campus||Rural, 360 acres|
|Former names||Jones County Agricultural High School|
|Colors||Maroon and Gold|
|Mascot||Bruiser the Bobcat|
Jones County Junior College is a junior college accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools located in Ellisville, Mississippi. JCJC serves its eight-county district consisting of Clarke, Covington, Greene, Jasper, Jones, Perry, Smith and Wayne counties. The college holds membership in the Mississippi Association of Colleges, the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges and the American Association of Community and Junior Colleges.
- Charles W. Pickering, former Mississippi state senator and retired U.S. District Court Judge
- Stacey Pickering, State Auditor of Mississippi
- Chris McDaniel, an attorney, conservative commentator and a Republican politician in the Mississippi Senate
- Red West, actor
- Jackie Parker, football player, member of the college football and CFL halls of fame.
- "Charles W. Pickering, Sr.". fjc.gov. Retrieved March 30, 2012.