Mississippi State is helping nearly 50 high school students from 13 rural schools around the state as they prepare to take an Advanced Placement Physics course this coming fall.The summer program is part of an AP Access Pilot Program conducted by the Global Teaching... Read More.
Nearly 10 years have passed since Governor Phil Bryant said he first heard Philadelphia native Marty Stuart’s idea for a Mississippi Country Music Trail. A decade later and the trail is only growing."It gives Mississippi an opportunity to stop... Read More.
Members of the Choctaw tribe will be heading to the polls for an election run-off to vote for the next tribal chief. Incumbent Chief Phyliss J. Anderson will face Cyrus Ben in the run-off.Ben received 45% of the vote Tuesday while Anderson pulled in... Read More.
East Mississippi Community College’s Workforce Services Division is gearing up for an Introduction to Manufacturing Skills class on the college’s Scooba campus.The cost of the class is $50 and participants must obtain a bronze certification or better on the WorkKeys Assessment prior to beginning... Read More.
An important guest is heading to Philadelphia this week. The governor will be in the Fair City, along with some other guests, for a special announcement.
https://www.youtube.com/embed/4octc4VRf30 Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Neshoba County was burned to the ground in 1964 because it was used to help educate African Americans.Over 50 years later, the church still remembers three civil rights workers, James Chaney, Michael Schwerner and Andrew Goodman, who were... Read More.
Ken Edwards is a 20-year veteran for the United States Navy. He works as the county's veteran’s service officer. He is also running for sheriff as a Democrat. He said he is excited for the opportunity to serve in... Read More.
The East Central Community College women’s basketball program is sponsoring four camps this summer in Brackeen-Wood Gym on the campus in Decatur.The camps range from high school and junior varsity team camps to a youth day camp to a camp for rising high school... Read More.
The average price of gas in Mississippi is $2.28 a gallon, according to the site Gas Buddy, but that... Read More.
The East Central Community College Alumni Association is coming to a town near you! Alumni Association officials, along with college President Dr. Billy Stewart, invite alumni and friends to join them during the month of July for "Road Warriors 2019 Tour."
The 2019 MBCI tribal elections ended Tuesday with former council member and businessman Cyrus Ben taking the lead over incumbent Chief Phyliss Anderson.Anderson said Wednesday she is grateful to the over 11,000 member tribe, which she called family."I believe it would be... Read More.
Kemper County authorities say there was another fatal accident in their county, this time on Highway 21.Kemper County Coroner Terry Bostick says one adult was killed in the crash in the Preston community.Bostick said it was a one-car accident and the driver left the... Read More.