Caleb Hickman of Pine Bluff was named a Coe Honors Scholar at Williams Baptist College at Walnut Ridge.


Hickman, a junior, is majoring in biology. He is the son of Kenneth and Mary Hickman of Pine Bluff.


He was among 22 honorees for the 2017-2018 academic year. The title of Coe Honors Scholar is a tribute to the late Henry E. (Ezra) and Verbeth Coe of Tuckerman, whose estate gift endowed scholarships at Williams. The program is open to students with a proven record of academic achievement, according to a news release.