Evans no longer CEO at B&G Club


Editors Note: The following was released from the board of directors of the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club relating to the employment of former CEO Donald Evans.

The Board of Directors for the Oprah Winfrey Boys & Girls Club of Kosciusko/Attala County and CEO Donald Evans have mutually agreed to end their employment relationship, effective Tuesday, Feb. 14.

In partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of East Mississippi, who recently entered into an agreement with the OWBGC, the board will immediately begin the search for a new CEO.

Both the Oprah Winfrey Boys & Girls Club and its board of directors wish Mr. Evans well in his future endeavors.

The Oprah Winfrey Boys & Gils Club of Kosciusko/Attala County has been a cornerstone of the community since opening its doors in 2001. Serving some 500 youth, the OWBGC provides a safe, structured and positive environment for young people after school, during most holidays and summer vacation.

The Oprah Winfrey Boys & Girls Club of Kosciusko/Attala County is a part of a nationwide network. Located in every state, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and U.S. military installations overseas, Boys & Girls Clubs are delivering proven programs to millions of young people every day.


Hugh Lee Ballard, Jr. died in his home on April 20, 2018, in Ethel, MS. He was 78.