Eddie Pope & A.B.S Todd

Eddie Pope, Sr.

Eddie Pope Sr. was a civil servant and former athlete. A renowned Hattiesburg Public School District athlete, Pope went on to play professional football with the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League while also serving as a member of the Hattiesburg Police Department.

A.B.S Todd

Alfred Blackwell Silsby Todd was an educator and mentor. For more than 30 years, he served as principal, teacher, and coach in the Hattiesburg Public School District. At Eureka High School, he served as a football, basketball and track coach. Later, he would go on to be the first principal of Earl Travillion Attendance Center.