Hinds CC hosts ninth annual special education field day for Hinds County students

May 4, 2018 in Education, Sports

 RAYMOND – For the ninth year in a row, Hinds Community College hosted special education field day for Hinds County students on May 2. Students from Hinds County schools throughout the […]

About 3,000 to graduate from Mississippi State University

May 3, 2018 in Education

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) – A judge who donated Abraham Lincoln and Civil War materials to Mississippi State University will speak to university graduates. Former Rhode Island Chief Justice Frank Williams […]

Historically black Mississippi schools get Nissan donation

April 29, 2018 in Education

CANTON, Miss. (AP) – Nissan says it’s giving $250,000 to seven historically black colleges and universities in Mississippi to support science, technology, engineering and math programs. The Japanese company says […]

Jackson State to award degrees to more than 1,100 students

April 27, 2018 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The mayor of Mississippi’s largest city and a history professor will speak to Jackson State University graduates. More than 1,100 students are expected to receive degrees […]

‘Right Stuff, Tiger Tuff’: 50th anniversary pays tribute to past, present ROTC cadets

April 26, 2018 in Education, News

By L.A. Warren Jackson State University During the 50th-year celebration of JSU’s ROTC program, Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Reuben D. Jones reminded JSU Army ROTC cadets they would live uncommon lives […]

New Mississippi superintendent coming from Alaska

April 24, 2018 in Education

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) – A New Orleans native who worked in Alaska for the past two decades has been named the new superintendent of a northwest Mississippi school district. The […]

Mississippi school eyes new football stadium construction

April 22, 2018 in Education

OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) – A Mississippi Gulf Coast high school is considering building a new multimillion dollar football stadium. The Sun Herald reports that Ocean Springs High School officials […]

Technical problem briefly interrupts Mississippi state tests

April 17, 2018 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Some Mississippi schools are recovering from technical problems with online state tests. The Mississippi Department of Education says some schools had problems connecting with the test […]