Jerome Suggs, a sophomore at Plaquemine High School, was promoted to the rank of Cadet Lieutenant Colonel and assumed the position as the Cadet Battalion Commander.

Suggs was honored based on demonstrated leadership skills, dedication and commitment to excellence. 

Katlin Mcnelis, a junior, earned a promotion to the rank of Cadet

Major and appointment to the position as the Cadet Battalion Executive Officer.

This promotion was awarded based on efforts, determination and excellent leadership ability.

“These two cadets have set the pace for the entire cadet corps and have established the goals and direction to achieve remarkable goals,” according to Lt. Col. Matthew Patin (USMC) of Plaquemine High School.