Ms. Myrtle Hedrick is the Secretary/Traffic Director for WPRL 91.7 FM. She is a native of Port Gibson, MS where she graduated from Port Gibson High School in 1981. She attended Hinds Community College where she graduated with honors in 1984 with a Associate of Science Degree in Clerical Science.
Prior to Alcorn State University she worked as an Emergency Room Clerk at Patient's Choice Medical Center in Port Gibson, MS. Myrtle worked 13 years at Grand Gulf Nuclear Station as a Word Processor Operator. Before moving back to Port Gibson, MS she was a Microfilm Operator for Mobil Oil Company in Dallas, TX.
Myrtle is the daughter of Joseph (Joe) Davis and Fay Davis of Port Gibson, MS. She is the mother of four sons Julius Davis, and Tre' Hedrick of Port Gibson, MS, Jeremy Hedrick and Ryan Hedrick of Longview, TX and the grandmother of three grandsons JaDon and Javen Davis of Port Gibson, MS and Karmelow McClure of Vicksburg, MS.