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Celebrating Heritage Through Song

Updated: 02/27/2004 - Faculty, staff and students used comedy and song to celebrate Black History Month at West End Elementary on Friday.

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McCoy Releases Budget Plan

Updated: 02/24/2004 - House speaker Billy McCoy unveiled a budget plan that he says would fully fund education.

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Former Newton Student Killed

Updated: 02/24/2004 - A former Newton High School student died when shots were fired outside an Atlanta nightclub.

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School Funding at Issue

Updated: 02/23/2004 - School districts across Mississippi are looking at ways they can save money just in case projected budget cuts become reality.

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No More Geometry

Updated: 02/22/2004 - Mississippi's State Board of Education has officially removed geometry as a high school graduation requirement.

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Geometry Nixed as Requirement

Updated: 02/20/2004 - The state Board of Education has removed geometry as a requirement for high school graduation in Mississippi.

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Closing the Gap

Updated: 02/20/2004 - Mississippi public schools are not the only ones facing possible budget cuts, colleges are too. Thursday the two came together for a meeting of the minds.

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Spelling Bee

Updated: 02/20/2004 - You've probably heard of the "Queen Bee," but how about the "King Bee!" One was crowned Friday at Meridian Community College.

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Boards, Officials Weigh Education Options

Updated: 02/19/2004 - Three school boards, representing all levels of education, met with state officials to talk about ways to get what is needed for education.

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Calling All Teachers

Updated: 02/19/2004 - Two new education bills, aimed at getting more teachers into the classroom, were introduced in the legislature Thursday.

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Upward Awards Presented

Updated: 02/17/2004 - Boys and girls who participated in the Upward Basketball Program were recognized for their hard work.

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Rally for Education Set

Updated: 02/17/2004 - A community rally for education will be held Thursday at the Boys and Girls Club in Meridian.

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District Gets Serious With Incentives

Updated: 02/17/2004 - After recently reporting some of the lowest scores in the state, officials in the east Jasper County school district are working to improve test scores and image.

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School Improvements

Updated: 02/16/2004 - Down but not out might best describe one local school district. After recently reporting some of the lowest scores in the state, officials in east Jasper County are not only trying to improve test scores but also perception.

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No Mandate on Uniforms

Updated: 02/16/2004 - The Meridian School Board heard the results of a parental survey on school uniforms, but took no action to impose them.

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Mississippi Education Could Face Major Cuts

Updated: 02/15/2004 - A legislative recommendation places the budget for public education in Mississippi a $161 million, which could mean layoffs for this area.

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Black History Featured

Updated: 02/13/2004 - Magnolia Middle School celebrated Black History Month with possitive messages from outstanding role models.

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Career Center Showcased

Updated: 02/11/2004 - Preparing students for the workplace includes academics and hands-on training offered by facilities like Ross Collins Career and Technical Center.

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Top Jobs in Computers

Updated: 02/11/2004 - A new report shows there's high demand in Mississippi for employees in the computer and health care fields. See the Top 25 list.

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Weather Closings

Updated: 02/06/2004 - Here's a list of the schools and roads closed due to weather damage.

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MAE President Talks Taxes

Updated: 02/04/2004 - According to the leader of a teacher's union, Mississippi school districts could be forced to raise taxes.

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County Schools Consider Bond Issue

Updated: 02/02/2004 - The Lauderdale County School Board is discussing a mulit-million dollar bond issue for improvements to school facilities.

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Band Gets a Hand for Trip

Updated: 02/02/2004 - The Lauderdale County Board of Supervisors made a donation to help Meridian High School's marching band.

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Science Centerstage at Northwest

Updated: 01/30/2004 - Some junior scientists have been hard at work over the last couple of months at Northwest Junior High School.

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