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MDE: Achievement on statewide tests reaches all-time high
Steven Gagliano
August 15, 2019
The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) has released the statewide results from the 2018-19 Mississippi Academic Assessment Program (MAAP), which shows student achievement has reached an all-time high in English Language Arts (ELA) and mathematics....
Five Mississippi State players named to the coaches preseason...
Andi Davis
August 15, 2019
Story by Brian Hadad, SportsTalk Mississippi Preseason awards are starting to find their way to social media, and on Thursday, the SEC announced its preseason all-conference team as voted on by the league’s coaches. Five...
PSC votes to not allow utilities to charge customers...
Andi Davis
August 15, 2019
Last week, the Mississippi Public Service Commission voted unanimously to no longer allow utility companies to charge customers for expenses related to private or corporate jets. Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley stated that...
Blood donations have “slowed to nearly a stop”
Steven Gagliano
August 15, 2019
Mississippi Blood Services needs your help.  In a post to their website, the organization stated that blood donations have slowed to “nearly a stop.” “We are sending blood out to the hospitals just as quickly...
Infant’s death at daycare facility prompts investigation
Steven Gagliano
August 14, 2019
An investigation is underway following the death of an infant at a Brandon daycare facility.  According to the Mississippi State Department of Health, the baby boy was found unresponsive at the Crossgates Methodist Children’s Center around...
FAA bans Apple 15-inch MacBook Pro from U.S. flights...
Andi Davis
August 14, 2019
If you own a 15-inch MacBook Pro, don’t plan on taking it on a flight anytime soon.  The FAA has placed a ban on certain models of the Apple MacBook Pro laptops. The ban comes...
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