Corrections

Jason Mann was arrested on a charge of cyberstalking by the Webster County Sheriff’s Department on Aug. 20. The sheriff’s office erroneously listed his name (and date of birth) as Justin Wayne Mann on the arrest docket and the Progress-Times … Read more

Student test scores rank high

From Press & Staff Reports

 

The Mississippi Department of Education has released the state test data for the 2012-13 assessments.

These assessments include language arts and mathematics assessments in the third through the eighth grades on the Mississippi Curriculum … Read more

Program increases students’ financial knowledge

From Press, Staff Reports

Students from five Mississippi high schools that received a grant from  Discover’s Pathway to Financial Success program increased their knowledge of financial education by an average of 32 percent in the 2012-13 school year, many going … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

In the Acting class I talk about three misconceptionsas to what an actor is to do: to be entertaining, to create emotion, and to create a character. These, however, are … Read more

Parkway repairing bridge over U.S. 82

From Press Reports

 

Natchez Trace Parkway officials have announced that repairs on the bridge over U.S. 82 near Mathiston were to begin Wednesday.

The bridge was damaged from the impact of a truck westbound on U.S. 82. DCMS Inc. … Read more

Friends meeting features Weatherly

From Press Reports

 

The regular monthly meeting of Friends of the Library in Eupora will be Sept. 9 at 11:30 a.m.

Ellen Randolph Weatherly of Starkville will present “The Captain and His Lady,” in which she shares the letters … Read more