CLEVELAND — Delta State University National Alumni Association is preparing for the 34th annual Pig Pickin’ that will be held Sept. 20-21. All of campus, alumni, and supporters of Delta State are invited to attend a weekend full of activities here at Statesmen Park.
COLUMBUS – The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science (MSMS) has accepted 130 new junior students to study in at the prestigious public high school this fall.
Jaylin Lyndell Jones from Coahoma County Jr./Sr. High School is one of those from across the state carefully selected to attend. He is the son of Nellie Jones.
JACKSON – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) on Tuesday presided over the formal presentation of the Defense Department’s highest civilian honor to John “Jay” Fulton Blount, Jr. of Greenville, who is only the second Mississippian to earn the Defense of Freedom medal.
The Governing Board of the Southern Debutante Assembly introduced the 2019 honorees at a garden party in the late afternoon earlier this year at the Episcopal Church of the Nativity in downtown Greenwood.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) has been named a Winning “W”
Company by 2020 Women on Boards for having at least 20 percent women on its corporate board prior to the year 2020.
Cooper has 30 percent female board representation.
As the new school year begins, the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE), Office of Compulsory School Attendance Enforcement would like to remind area parents about the law governing school attendance.