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After winning only seven games in Jeremy Robinson's first two years as Montgomery County High School girls basketball coach, the Lady Hornets are 12-4 this season, including the championship of the Winona tournament.
J.Z. George is hoping that playing the best competition it can find will pay off once the Jaguars reach the Region 3-3A tournament.
The Jaguars traveled to Ridgeland High School last week where they dropped a 76-26 decision to the Class 5A Titans. They also lost a 79-22 decision to region rival Amanda Elzy.
I first met Congressman Gregg Harper several years ago at Choctaw Book Store in Jackson. That first impression he was cordial and treated everyone with respect. Last August I visited with him during the Book Festival at the Capitol in Jackson and that same impression has held through the years of keeping up with him.
There are two ways to respond to recent reports that Mississippi is losing population and that the exodus of recent college graduates is especially pronounced.
One is to acknowledge the data and try to figure out how to respond to it so as to reverse the trends.
Finally someone in the Mississippi legislature is making efforts to stop the state’s inflation of its graduation rate.
State Rep. Gary Chism, R-Columbus, is proposing discontinuing subject-area testing and instead requiring a “satisfactory score” on the ACT to graduate.
Carrollton Baptist Church's Adult III Sunday School class enjoys their annual Christmas gathering at the home of Bert and Ruth Woods.
Dr. Martin Luther King’s Birthday Celebration March will be on January 15.
The march will start at 11 a.m. It will begin at J.J. Knox Gym on Powell Street and will end at the Montgomery County Court House on Summit Street. Following the march, the 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Program will be held at noon at the courthouse.