Marion Military Institute

HBCU Pigskin Showdown Brings NFL Scouts to Marion

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The football footprint and exposure at Historically Black Colleges and Universities — is on the rise. Proof of this can be found in Marion — at the inaugural HBCU Pigskin Showdown. The showdown is a post-season all-star game — featuring some of the best draft-eligible football players from Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The goal…

Preps for Inaugural HBCU Pigskin Showdown Underway in Marion

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The NFL is headed to west Alabama to scout college football players at the inaugural HBCU Pigskin Showdown in Marion. The HBCU Pigskin Showdown is a post season all-star football game — that will showcase some of the best draft-eligible football players from Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Co-founder Chris Williams says 84 HBCU players…

High Tech COVID-19 Safety Measures in Place at Marion Military Institute

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Cadets at Marion Military Institute are starting to make their way back to campus for the fall — and school officials are using technology to help keep everyone safe from COVID-19. New high accuracy thermo-graphic cameras have been strategically placed in high traffic areas around campus. The cameras are capable of detecting whether a cadet…

Marion Military Institute Receives Top Honors

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A community college in West Alabama is voted the top community college in the state of Alabama — and one of the top ten community colleges in the country. Marion Military Institute in Perry County is ranked #1 for best community college in Alabama in 2020 — and #7 nationwide — according to the website…

Marion Military Institute Voted #1 Community College in Alabama

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A community college in West Alabama is voted the top community college in the state of Alabama — and one of the top ten community colleges in the entire country. Marion Military Institute in Marion — ranks #1 for best community college in Alabama in 2020 — and #7 nationwide — according to the website…