Local students complete degrees

Frederick Brice Brackin of Alabaster is a 2009 graduate of the Else School of Management at Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss.

He received a master of business administration at the college’s 115th annual commencement ceremony May 9, 2009.

Lowrey graduates from Visible School

Nicholas Lowrey, of Montevallo, recently graduated with a bachelor’s of ministry in modern music ministry with an emphasis in percussion from Memphis-based Visible School. Lowrey is the son of Shawn Lowrey.