18-year-old Dothan shooting victim’s mother receives his honorary diploma


DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — The mother of an 18-year-old who was shot and killed last year received his honorary diploma.

Majic Collins, Jr. was shot and killed on August 25, 2020 on Galaxie Drive in Dothan. He was set to graduate from Dothan High School this month.

Thursday his mother, Cecilia Newbie, received an honorary diploma from Dothan City Schools Superintendent Dr. Dennis Coe and Dothan High School principal Bill Singleton.

The ceremony was held at the Wiregrass Angel House.

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