The Natchitoches Parish Detention Center held a graduation ceremony Jan. 11 for four offenders who received their GED. They are Willie R. Brown III, Frederick D. Dudley, Jermal L. Franks and O’Shay D. Hicks.
They were able to accomplish this because of the DC’s new education instructors Moses C. Baines and Clarissa Frazier.
Pictured from left are Sheriff Victor Jones, Clarissa Frazier, O’Shay D. Hicks, Jermal L. Franks, Frederick D. Dudley, Willie R. Brown III, Education Coordinator Moses C.Baines, Assistant Chief Roger Henson and Chief Calvin McFerrin.
Sheriff Jones said that he and corrections division staff are pleased to offer this eductional opportunity to offenders housed at the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center.
“It’s arranged to assist offenders in gaining educational skills, which leads to productive and practical work experience and helps them transition back into the community upon release,” said Jones.