Education notes – 06/24/15

Hinds CC names Spring 2015 President’s Scholars
The following area students have been named Hinds Community College President’s Scholars for the 2015 Spring semester:
Demario Eichelberger of Louisville MS (39339)
Joleigh Wilkes of Noxapater MS (39346)
President’s Scholars are those … Read more

Two ECCC teams claim NJCAA academic honors

From school reports

DECATUR — East Central Community College’s women’s soccer and softball teams have been named best in the nation in their respective sports for academic excellence by the National Junior College Athletic Association for 2014-15.

The East Central … Read more

Only 6 of Mississippi’s 50 snakes are poisonous

By James L. Cummins
Special to the Plaindealer

The problem most people encounter with snakes is the ability to properly identify them. Of the 50 plus species of snakes found in Mississippi, only six are poisonous.

They are the copperhead, … Read more

Pats using summer baseball to move players around

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Second-year Winston Academy head baseball coach Justin Flake is using his team’s summer games to put together the jigsaw puzzle of what the Patriots will look like on the diamond next year.

“We lost … Read more