Educational Notes`

Ole Miss Honor Rolls includes local students The University of Mississippi has announced students named to the spring 2017 Honor Roll lists. Undergraduate students who earn a semester GPA of 3.50-3.74 will be listed on the Dean’s Honor Roll; those…

Monthly Sales Taxes Collections Released

From Staff Reports   Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect May sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for local municipalities. MDR collects 81.5 percent of the 7 percent sales tax from municipalities and distributes the remaining 18.5…

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

I’ve been writing about interpersonal communication theories. Austin Babrow and Katie Striley point out that problematic integration theory describes the communicative creation and experience of uncertainty as part of a broader perspective on challenges of belief and desire. Babrow, who…

Rainwater explores ‘Saturn: The Ringed Giant!

From Press Reports   Rainwater Observatory in French Camp will be offering a free public program for this season called “Saturn: The Ringed Giant!” This presentation will be given at 7 p.m. Aug. 11 by Rainwater Observatory Director Edwin Faughn. The program is…

Aleah Graham visits Maben Lions Club

By Jane Collins, Secretary Maben Lions Club   Aleah Graham, a junior next year at Starkville High School, spoke to the Maben Lions Club on July 25 about her experience as its representative at the Lions of Mississippi Girls Leadership…