East Jackson Middle School student receives $5,529 for college savings

Representatives from the Path2College 529 Plan awarded Myla Pulliam, a 13-year-old East Jackson Middle School student, with more than $5,000 for her college savings. Pulliam was one of two statewide winners of the “What If…? College Savings Giveaway,” and she received $5,529 for her Path2College 529 Plan account. “What parents want most is the success and well-being of their children, and earning a higher education is so important, but also very costly,” said Kimberly Pulliam, Myla’s mother, who entered her in the sweepstakes. “Winning this Path2College 529 Plan provides a great opportunity to teach the importance of investment and preparation. Tracking it and making regular contributions will demonstrate...

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