John C. Gillon of Grenada is a sophomore journalism major who enjoys reading, writing and watching various sports. Upon graduation from Holmes, he plans to attend the University of Mississippi to finish his journalism degree and before heading to law school. Although he’s not 100 percent sure what his ultimate career goal is, he could see himself as a sports or political feature writer because he is fascinated by polarizing figures and loves the little details that define who people are as a person. He also has an interest in civil rights, sports radio, among other things. All in all, John loves stories - telling them, reading
Them and understanding them…he loves getting wrapped up in the little intricacies of enthralling stories.