JHHS football team appreciative of support giving by coumminity

The Jonesboro-Hodge High School 2021 football season was special for many reasons other than the play of the Tigers during their run to a tri-district championship and the Class AA state semi-finals. One particular area that will be remembered by the JHHS staff and players is the tremendous support given by Tiger fans that was expressed by the numerous meals, desserts, snacks and gifts that were given, especially once the playoffs began. 

“I can’t thank enough the many people, groups and organizations who gave their support by coming, what seems like almost daily, to feed our team over the last several weeks,” said an appreciative Tiger head coach Terrance Blankenship. “Our staff and the guys will always remember each and everyone or you for doing this. It is one thing to hear someone say that they support you but it is another when you see foks coming out of their pockets the way they did. When you feed an entire football team that is no small price that is paid.”

In an effort to show appreciation, Blankenship tried to take pictures each time that the team received something from the community that he has posted on his facebook account.

See below for a listing of supporters: 

JHHS 1977 State Runner-Up Team
Jackson Parish Journal
JHHS Class of 1992
Lisa Anderson
Trevor Hall
Marcus Thompson
Reverend Randy and Toni Dark
Michael Linton (JHHS Class of 1994)
Dr. Berkita S. Bradford (JHHS Class of 1990) 
Dr. Jewetta Robinson (JHHS Class of 1987)
Jacqueline Blankenship (JHHS Class of 1992)
Sharanda “SouthernGirl” Lee Smith (JHHS Class of 1992)
Nia Evans Johnson (JHHS Class of 1992)
Eric Hopkins (JHHS Class of 1992)
Kizzy Houston
Anderson and Sista’s Catering
LJ Enterprise
Naija Davis
Amanda Combs
LaShonda Combs
Ashante’s Heartthrobs
Yunit Belton (JHHS Class of 1990)
Shaun Gray (JHHS Class of 1990)
Lisa Cowser (JHHS Class of 1990)
Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church (Pastor Staten, Deacon James Bradford and Deacon James Harris).
Timothy Stewart
Liberty Home Development
Bethany Baptist Church
Roy and Denese Barlow
Pardue Builders & Supply
Antonio Dill
Lester Dill
LaNique Gray
Brandy Gray
Emmanuel “Tight Cutz) Chambers
Lance Hammock
Bryant Scott
Rodney Gatlin
Catfish Inn
Yumeka Washington
Billy Bryant
Big Bear Enterprise
Sonic Drive-In

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