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School Bus Mishap Friday Afternoon

Updated: 10/16/2015 - A Meridian school bus was involved in a mishap downtown late Friday afternoon. None of the children were hurt.

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Clarkdale Kicks-Off Community Book Read

Updated: 10/16/2015 - Clarkdale Middle School kicked off its first annual community book read Friday morning. The school is encouraging students and parents to read the book 'Wonder' by R.J. Palacio.

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Bids Accepted for Neshoba Central School Bond

Updated: 10/15/2015 - Superintendent of Education, Tommy Dearing and the school board accepted a bid by First Tennessee National Bank Capital to begin construction on Neshoba Central.

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ECCC Adopts Tobacco-Free Policy

Updated: 10/09/2015 - ECCC joins 10 other community colleges in Mississippi by adopting a tobacco-free policy effective January 1, 2016.

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STEM Mobile Visits Local School

Updated: 10/01/2015 - Lockheed Martin brought The Trailblazer II to the Lamar campus, to help teach students about applying science, technology, engineering and math in real jobs.

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MCC Ranked Top 10 in the Nation

Updated: 10/08/2015 - Meridian Community has been ranked as the 7th best community college in the Nation according to Financial Technology Company SmartAsset.

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Study Finds Schools Could Save Big

Updated: 09/28/2015 - The Mississippi state auditor's office says school districts could save more than $200 million a year by eliminating inefficient contracts and sharing services with other school districts.

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MPSD Hosts Parent University

Updated: 09/22/2015 - The Meridian Public School District held a parent university program Tuesday evening, sharing the new direction the school district is heading.

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Grandparents Honored at School

Updated: 09/18/2015 - Students at St. Patrick Catholic School invited their grandparents to share time with them Friday.

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Mayor Visits Preschool

Updated: 09/15/2015 - Meridian Mayor Percy Bland read to pre-school students at Kindercare Tuesday.

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NEA President Visits Meridian Schools

Updated: 09/15/2015 - Lily Eskelsen Garcia, president of the National Education Association, visited several Meridian classrooms Tuesday as a part of her NEA Back to School tour.

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Community Preschool Collaboration

Updated: 09/11/2015 - School leaders and teachers at Union Elementary met with local community preschool directors to talk about how to prepare our students for the transition from preschool to primary school.

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Few Students Pass Reading Test on Third Try

Posted: 09/09/2015 - About 1 in 7 students who didn't pass Mississippi's third-grade reading test on the first two tries managed to clear the bar the third time over the summer.

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Meridian to Host SEC Pre-Game Tailgates

Updated: 09/09/2015 - Downtown Meridian will be rocking as the Queen City hosts SEC pre-game tailgates. It's an invitation to SEC fans traveling to football games to stop in and see what Meridian has to offer.

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Lamar School Excels in ACT Testing

Updated: 09/04/2015 - The Class of 2015 at Lamar School had an average ACT composite score of 26.1, exceeding the state of Mississippi’s average score of 19.0 by thirty-seven percent.

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Local School Districts Partner with MCC

Updated: 09/03/2015 - Lauderdale County and Meridian Public school districts signed a memo of understanding Thursday with Meridian Community College.

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