Courtney Pearson first African American to be elected homecoming queen at UM

Pearson, Courtney
September 2012
Jackson Advocate;9/27/2012, Vol. 74 Issue 50, p1A
The article informs that political candidate Courtney Roxanne Pearson has created a history by winning a run-off election and becoming the first African American homecoming queen at University of Mississippi and will be crowned on October 13, 2012.


Related Articles

  • First African-American Homecoming Queen Makes Essence Magazine List.  // Chicago Weekend;1/9/2013, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p3 

    The article reports that Courtney Roxanne Pearson, an English major at University of Mississippi, has been elected as the university's first African-American homecoming queen and is also listed in Essence Magazine's column titled "25 Reasons We're Proud to Be Black Women."

  • First African-American Homecoming Queen at University of Mississippi.  // Chicago Citizen - Chatham Southeast Edition;1/9/2013, Vol. 47 Issue 42, p3 

    The article informs that Courtney Roxanne Pearson, senior English secondary education major from Memphis, Mississippi, has created the history by becoming the first African-American Homecoming Queen after winning the run-off personality elections at the University of Mississippi in Mississippi.

  • The First Black Homecoming Queen at Ole Miss Filed in Milestones on September 30, 2012.  // Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (BruCon Publishing Co.);10/ 4/2012, p10 

    The article announces that Courtney Roxanne Pearson has been named the first African-American homecoming queen on October 13, 2012.

  • Good Turnout Predicted in Hotly-Contested Runoff Election.  // Grand Saline Sun (TX);8/ 2/2012, Vol. 115 Issue 31, p1 

    The article presents information on the runoff elections in Grand Saline, Texas.

  • EGYPTIANS HEAD TO POLLS FOR 2-DAY ELECTION RUNOFFS.  // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);12/5/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5233, p1 

    The article discusses the two-day runoffs in Egypt's first parliamentary elections, showing an overwhelming majority of the votes gained by Islamist parties.

  • More voting for Highland Haven. HILLEY-SIERZCHULA, EMILY // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);6/4/2014, Vol. 141 Issue 23, p9A 

    The article announces that residents of Highland Lakes are scheduled to have early voting for its council alderman runoff elections in June 12, 2014.

  • Runoff voting begins May 19.  // Malakoff News (TX);5/16/2014, Vol. 105 Issue 20, p1 

    The article offers information on the early voting for the May 27, 2014 primary runoff election in Henderson County in Athens, Texas, which starts on May 19-23.

  • Young County runoff numbers similar to state. RASH, BRIAN // Graham Leader;6/1/2014, Vol. 138 Issue 83, p3A 

    The article reports on the results of the Democrat and Republican primary run-off elections held in Young County, Texas, which reveal similar numbers with the state.

  • AN ELECTORAL EXPERIMENT IN NORTH CAROLINA. Coppins, Mckay // Newsweek;11/1/2010, Vol. 156 Issue 18, p6 

    The article discusses "instant run-off" balloting in which voters rank candidates in order of preference, and notes that an election in North Carolina will employ it.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics