A Tippah County native has been named as the President of the Memphis Theological Seminary.
Rev. Jody Hill, of Falkner, will assume the position on January 2020.
Hill currently serves as the Vice President for Community Relations at Blue Mountain College.
Jody attended Falkner High School and the University of Mississippi, where he played football. He is the author of the best selling novel 38: The Chucky Mullins Effect.