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Band Series: Part 2

Posted: 11/23/2005 - In part two of our special series "Marching to the Beat of Their Own Drum," we find out more on how one local school is using its band program to help make dreams become a reality.

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Band Series: Part 1

Updated: 11/23/2005 - With so many hi-tech and fast paced activities available, it's becoming more difficult to attract young people to some of the basics. But a local school is winning this battle by marching to the beat of its own drum.

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Steering Kids in Right Direction

Updated: 11/21/2005 - A new report shows the number of crimes committed by students at school is down, but crime outside the classroom is increasing.

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Children First: Discovering Careers

Updated: 07/03/2006 - A grant from the Riley Foundation is making career preparation easier for students at Northwest Junior High School.

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Fire Claims Union Child

Updated: 11/17/2005 - A house fire overnight in union has claimed the life of a five-year-old child.

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Sumter to Merge High Schools

Updated: 11/15/2005 - After years of debate, the Sumter County School Board has voted to consolidate the district's two high schools.

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Church Schools Growing Trend

Updated: 11/15/2005 - Some education officials, formerly reluctant to embrace non-public education, are now trying to help out Christian schools.

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Southeast Salutes Veterans

Updated: 11/10/2005 - Southeast Lauderdale Attendance Center got an early start on the Veterans Day celebrations.

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Children First: It's All About Choices

Updated: 07/03/2006 - A group of students at Northwest Junior High School had a glimpse of what the future could hold if they choose to hang out with the wrong crowd.

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Children Honor Saints of Old

Updated: 11/01/2005 - There are no more Halloween ghosts and goblins on the streets, but there were a few children dressed up anyway, this time for "All Saints Day."

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Some Testing Canceled

Updated: 10/30/2005 - Mississippi officials have decided to cancel some testing of students this year.

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Students Take a Stand

Updated: 10/28/2005 - Students at Crestwood Elementary School joined hands to celebrate a stand against drugs.

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Tucker Supports Red Cross

Updated: 10/11/2005 - Students at Tucker Elementary School gave up their goodies to help victims of the hurricanes.

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Battle of the Bands

Updated: 10/09/2005 - The Mississippi High School Activities Association Annual Regional band festival was hosted Saturday by Meridian High School.

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MPS Explores Ways to Improve

Updated: 10/06/2005 - Meridian public schools are exploring ways to improve the system's educational performance.

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Heart Condition Claims Athlete

Updated: 09/29/2005 - A heart condition that prevented a possible college football prospect from playing his senior year has claimed the life of Jimmy Robinson.

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Children First: WPSE News on the Air

Updated: 07/03/2006 - Morning announcements are a typical start to a school day. At Poplar Springs Elementary in Meridian, the announcements are also a chance for the kids to get involved.

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Colorado Town Making a Difference

Updated: 09/28/2005 - A town in Colorado has adopted Meridian Public Schools, delivering school supplies and uniforms for 162 evacuee children in the district.

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Katrina Hits MPS Hard

Updated: 09/20/2005 - The Meridian Public School District estimates its damage from Hurricane Katrina at $220,000.

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College Board Steps in for Katrina Victims

Updated: 09/19/2005 - The national College Board is offering SAT and PSAT/NMSQT exams free of charge to high school students affected by Hurricane Katrina.

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