MDOC employees receive recognition awards

By Press Reports


The Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) announced today the October, November and December Mississippi State Penitentiary and Region I Community Corrections employee award recipients for the fourth quarter of 2013.

Local MDOC employees receiving awards are Tim Pritchett, Field Officer 1, of Ackerman, Mike Perrigan, Field Officer Supervisor, of Eupora and Kenneth Winter, Field Officer III, of Mantee. All three received the Extra Effort Award for December.

Winter also received an award for tenure of 10 years.

Recipients received award certificates and lapel pins. MDOC began the monthly awards program in September 2001 in an effort to recognize the outstanding employees and their dedication to the agency’s mission of providing public safety.