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.…