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…