Category: News

Kemper visitors

CAREER & TECHNICAL STUDENTS—Students from the John C. Stennis Vocational Complex-Kemper County were allowed on May 8th an opportunity to take a field trip to Lake Tiak-O’Khata in Louisville, enjoy a relaxed lunch, play a few games of basketball and…

Contest winner

Winston County Farm Bureau Coloring sheet contest Carleigh Blanton, a 2nd grader at Winston Academy earned the overall winner of the Winston County Farm Bureau Coloring contest and received $25.

Giving back from the gridiron

By Leah Barbour, Photography by Russ Houston Starting Bulldog quarterback Dak Prescott wears a green “Pray for Quinn” armband for a family—and a terminally ill 8-year-old boy—he met on Fan Day about a week before Mississippi State football launched the…

Editorial roundup – 05/20/15

Poor readers usually are poor students People can legitimately argue whether flunking third-graders is the correct response when they can’t read anywhere near grade level. Those who oppose Mississippi’s new “third-grade gate” law say that holding students back only increases…

Pearson recognized for work in Teacher Academy

From press reports The Teacher Academy program at the WLCTC (Winston-Louisville Career & Technology Center) is proud to announce that Cassi Pearson won 2nd place in Lesson Planning & Development for the Humanities at the Future Educators Association International conference.…

Click It or Ticket Enforcement Mobilization started May 18

From May 18 – May 31, state and local law enforcement agencies are stepping up enforcement to catch motorists who aren’t wearing their seat belts, just ahead of one of the busiest travel seasons of the year. The 2015 Click…