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Back to school: Meet the new school principals across Greenville County  Greenville News

This school year brings change to some schools in Greenville County. New principals are on deck at elementary, middle and high schools across the district.

Four Clinton High School students land perfect score on the ACT  WLBT

FUN FACT: Nationally, only about one-tenth of 1% of students who take the college entrance exam will make a perfect score.

Clinton High School breaks ground for career complex  WLBT

CLINTON, Miss. (WLBT) - Monday, Clinton Public Schools held a groundbreaking ceremony for the $13-million project to move the career complex from ...

Clinton High School baseball team surprises manager with special jersey  WLBT

CLINTON, MS (WLBT) - It was cold and rainy, but it a very special baseball practice at Clinton High School Monday. 10th grader Mitchell Cook has been the ...

Clinton Public School District announces new leadership at three schools  WLBT

At their April meeting, the Clinton School Board hired new principals for Eastside Elementary School, Clinton Junior High School and Clinton Alternative School.

Clinton Public School District announces new leadership  Mississippi Business Journal

Three of Clinton's public schools will have new leadership this fall. At their April meeting, the Clinton School Board hired new principals for Eastside Elementary ...

Clinton High School hosting Attaché documentary screening  WLBT

Clinton, Miss (WLBT) - You have another chance to see the documentary film about Clinton High School's “Attaché” show choir. It will be screened tonight at the ...

Clinton Public School District hit hard by flu with 555 absences  WLBT

There are more than 5300 students in the district. Friday, 555 were absent.

Clinton High junior becomes school’s fourth to score perfect 36 on ACT  WAPT Jackson

Junior Aaron Graves joins three seniors in achievement.

What These Student Debaters Learned From the 2020 Democratic Debates  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — For the 20 Democratic candidates who tussled onstage in Detroit last week for their party's nomination, the debates were a chance to goose ...

Groundbreaking at Clinton High School  WJTV

Leaders will host a groundbreaking ceremony in Clinton today (5/20/19). It's for the construction of new buildings at Clinton High School. Voters approved a new ...

$25 million Clinton school bond passes with 95% approval rate  WLBT

CLINTON, MS (WLBT) - Early numbers show overwhelming support for the $25 million Clinton school bond. Of 2,369 votes cast, 2,133 voted in favor of the bond ...

Clinton teen killed in crash was a 'bright, social, swaggy kid,' former teacher says  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Saturday night crash has claimed the lives of two 15-year-old boys.

Clinton High School student gets perfect score on ACT...TWICE  WDAM

Senior Clark Hensley made a perfect score on the ACT test not once, but TWICE. After utilizing the school's ACT prep course and studying on his own, ...

Clinton students putting on a show: High School Musical  Worcester Telegram

CLINTON - It is an example of life imitating art, or is it the other way around?Clinton High School's Drama Club is performing "High School Musical" with shows ...

Second Clinton teen dies after weekend crash  WAPT Jackson

Police believe 'excessive speed' may have been factor.

Clinton school named National Blue Ribbon School  WAPT Jackson

Clinton's fourth and fifth-grade school, Eastside Elementary, is a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School. Eastside is one of 349 schools nationwide to receive this ...

Voters head to the polls Tuesday for Clinton school bond issue  WLBT

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The bond issue election will be held Tuesday, Sept. 11 and is open to all registered voters who live in the Clinton Public School District ...

Clinton High School's Attaché — Mississippi's ambassadors of talent, skill, hard work  Jackson Clarion Ledger

What makes a championship show choir? Clinton High's Attaché, under the direction of David and Mary Fehr, seems to know the answer.

Teen suicides lead to inventive class at Clinton High  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Clinton High School teacher Sherri Ottis shares hugs and high fives as she teaches students how to help others struggling with depression.

'We are family’: CPSD releases statement after car crash death of two 15-year-old students  WLBT

According to Jackson police, there were five boys in the vehicle at the time.

Clinton native pilots White House flyover  WLBT

CLINTON, Miss. (WLBT) - It was a rare spectacle at the White House Wednesday as the President and First Lady, along with the President and First Lady of ...

US News World Report ranks high schools: How did schools in Mississippi do?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

US News & World Report ranks high schools nationwide. Here's a look at the top 10 in the state and the Jackson metro area.

Several local players selected on final day of MLB Draft  WJTV

It was a banner day for the state of Mississippi, with several players selected on the final day of the MLB Draft.

Clinton two-sport standout Henderson announces transfer to Camanche  Clinton Herald

CLINTON – Clinton two-sport standout LJ Henderson announced his intent to transfer to Camanche for the 2019-20 school year via Twitter Thursday night.

Minding the Equity Gap: How Majority-Black Clinton District Earns Its 'A' Rating  Jackson Free Press

The October 2016 release of Mississippi's accountability ratings for each public-school district reveals wide racial disparities.

Clinton residents pass $25M school bond issue  WAPT Jackson

Clinton residents overwhelmingly approved a $25 million school bond issue Tuesday. Unofficial results show 2,165 (95%) voted in favor of the bond, while 113 ...

Neighborhood watch group helps Clinton police capture teen shooting suspect  WLBT

CLINTON, MS (WLBT) - Clinton residents, seeing something and saying something, led police to the teenage suspect in a shooting that left two people injured.

Teen dies after being pulled from Clinton pond  Worcester Telegram

CLINTON - A freshman at Clinton High School died after being pulled from South Meadow Pond on Tuesday.Superintendent Steven C. Meyer issued a ...

Illegally passing stopped school buses a daily occurrence in Clinton  WLBT

Bus drivers in the Clinton Public School District see daily occurrences of people violating the law by passing stopped buses. The practice puts children's lives at ...

Clinton High School football team welcomes new member  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Ginger Hastings figured she might as well ask: Could her son Kaden Dickerson, who was new to Clinton High School this fall, join the football team?

Pass Christian Hire Blake Pennock as new head football coach  WLOX

Pennock leaves Clinton HS after four years as Offensive Coordinator.

Growth for Clinton High Band brings the sweet sound of support  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Clinton High School Band has received $60K worth of new instruments thanks to the band boosters.

Clinton Attaché Show Choir Revue starts tonight  WJTV

The annual Fall Revue for the Clinton Attaché Show Choir starts on Wednesday, December 5 and ends on Saturday, December 8.

Plymouth health briefs - News - The Times & Courier - Clinton, MA  Wicked Local Clinton

Dementia Education Support GroupAt 4 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month, Laurelwood at the Pinehills, 10 Golf Drive, will host a Dementia Education ...

Former Bronx Teacher and 4-Year-Old Son Are Found Dead  The New York Times

The bodies of Felicia Barahona, 36, and her 4-year-old son were discovered in the family's West 153rd Street apartment in Harlem.

Jamil to advise state education board | News  DeSoto Times-Tribune

The Mississippi State Board of Education (SBE) has selected junior Omar Jamil of Hernando and senior Shelby Dean of Clinton for its student representative ...

2 Pine Belt students selected as alternates for SBE student representative program  WDAM

JACKSON, Miss. (WDAM) - Two Pine Belt students were selected as alternates for the Mississippi State Board of Education's (SBE) student representative ...

A conversation with Port Clinton's new mayor  Sandusky Register

It was Mike Snider's goal to become Port Clinton's mayor before he was selected by the city council. PORT CLINTON — Port Clinton's new mayor had an ...

These 124 New York City schools are now considered struggling  Chalkbeat New York

State officials released a new list of struggling schools Thursday including 124 in New York City, the first round of designations under a new method of ...

Travelers Rest, Fountain Inn high schools get new principals  Greenville Journal

Greenville County Schools announced new principals for Travelers Rest High School as well as the new Fountain Inn High School at a board meeting Tuesday ...

Everything you need to know about Week 4 in Mississippi high school football  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Week 4 of Mississippi high school football action saw several lopsided wins in key match-ups. At least a couple Top 10-ranked teams are looking forward to next ...

Week 5 Super 10: Two new teams enter the rankings  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Two new teams entered the Super 10 poll as the high school football season approaches week five.

Changes coming as MHSAA releases new classifications for 2019 school year  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Following a board meeting on Tuesday morning, the Mississippi High School Activities Association released new classifications for the 2019-2021 school years.

Clinton High welcomes new head baseball coach, assistant coach  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Trave Hopkins, the Mississippi Association of Coaches 2015 Baseball Coach of the Year, was named Monday as the new baseball coach at Clinton High.

Assistant Superintendent picked to lead Clinton Public Schools  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Dr. Tim Martin has been chosen as the fifth superintendent of the Clinton Public School District.

Super 10: Ranking top teams as Mississippi high school football dives into the playoffs  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Hattiesburg remains the top team in Mississippi as the high school football season dives into the playoffs.

Four Clinton residents die in crash  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton community is mourning the loss of four residents who died in a car crash Sunday in Nebraska.

Final results: Mississippi high school football scores, news, updates from Week 3  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Final scores from Week 3 Mississippi high school football action.

2020 Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi Program Contenders to arrive Sunday to begin week of events, competitions  Meridian Star

Thirty-three high school senior girls from across the state will arrive in Meridian this weekend to begin a week that will include rehearsals, personal appearances ...

Local teen accepted to a prestigious dance program  WJTV

Myla Toaster is a tenth grader at Clinton High School, and she recently got an acceptance letter to attend the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater all the way in ...

Port Clinton praised after hosting thousands of cyclists, anglers  Port Clinton News Herald

Officials praised how well the city of Port Clinton served as host to thousands of visiting cyclists and anglers.

For Bobby Cain, Clinton 12 Pain Still Fresh

By Ms. June. NASHVILLE, TN — In a soft spoken voice and gentle spirit Bobby Cain shared the story of the Clinton 12 with The Tennessee Tribune. Bobby Cain ...

USM baseball signs 11 for Class of 2020  WDAM

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) _ University of Southern Mississippi baseball got an early jump on the Class of 2020, bringing in 11 players during Decembers ...

Coroner identifies Clinton High School student killed in crash  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Spencer J. Toohill, 17, of Clinton was the victim in a single-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon near Wapella, the DeWitt County coroner said in a ...

High School Football Player Dies One Week After Breaking Neck In Game  Vibe

A high school football player in Mississippi succumbed to injuries one week after breaking his neck during a game. Jeremiah Williams, a junior defensive back at ...

Amazing Teens 2019  Jackson Free Press

In the current political climate in the U.S., teens have shown that they are a force to be reckoned with, and that they are pretty amazing. Each year the Jackson ...

After Closing Schools, a Principal Fights to Save a Bronx High School  New York Times

By 2:25 p.m. every school day, Santiago Taveras takes his position on the corner of Paul Avenue and the Mosholu Parkway in the Bronx, two muscled security ...

Three top Miss. recruits from Class of 2020 all choose Mississippi State  USA TODAY High School Sports

Three highly-ranked recruits from the 2020 class announced commitments to Mississippi State on Twitter, a major coup for coach Joe Moorhead.

17 struggling New York City schools improved enough to avoid extra state oversight. But they aren't out of the woods yet  Chalkbeat New York

A group of New York City schools that faced the possibility of sanctions from the state passed a key milestone after they made gains on standardized tests and ...

EC students show creativity  Wilmington News Journal, OH

East Clinton High and Middle School students hosted their annual art show at the Lightner House in Sabina this year, in conjunction with an art walk encour.

New Hope's Thomas named All-Region  The Commercial Dispatch

SCOOBA -- Terryonte Thomas, an East Mississippi Community College sophomore from New Hope, has been named to the NJCAA All-Region 23 Team.

Cam Akers  Jackson Free Press

One of the biggest bright spots for the Seminoles season came from Clinton, Miss., in the form of Cam Akers. The highly recruited freshman running back came ...

McBride, Alan Curtis, Jr.  The Chattanoogan

Alan Curtis McBride, Jr., of Rossville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019, at age 79. Known as "Sonny" to family and friends, he retired from Bell ...

Special needs teen prances her way to Beauty and Beau Pageant  WJTV

Clinton, MISS (WJTV)- A Clinton teen is making history in the Beauty and Beau Pageant. Her mom says she is the first special needs student to be nominated to ...

Clutch hits lead to late-game heroics for Northwest Rankin in playoff win over Clinton  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Sometimes baseball games come down to which team gets that one additional big hit, and that's exactly what happened for Northwest Rankin Friday night.

Cam Akers closes out freshman year with record-breaking performance for Florida State  The Sun Herald

Florida State freshman running back Cam Akers set a new standard for young backs for the Seminoles.

UPDATED: Clinton store sued in connection with woman's death  Clinton Herald

UPDATED: Wal-Mart officials have released a statement to the Clinton Herald in connection with the lawsuit, stating: “Our condolences go out to the family for ...

'Ian, please help us win this game.' Starkville's road to redemption inspired by a memory  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Two months ago, Starkville videographer Ian Reed died in a car accident. As the team aims for a seventh title, it finds inspiration in Reed's memory.

What's going on with the top uncommitted recruits in Mississippi?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

As announcements are made, uncommitted recruits must sometimes commit before they're ready — but these players are so far holding off.

NAACP | What's Trending: Black News Recap  NAACP

In what was reportedly his last interview, the 20-year-old talked to Haute Living about his diverse heritage which included a Jewish mother, an African-American ...

Clinton native creates free app for people with diabetes  Jackson Clarion Ledger

He's not an app developer and has never taken a "real" computer class, but this Clinton High alumnus just created an app for people with diabetes.

In Mississippi schools, access to technology lacking, uneven  The Hechinger Report

Mississippi is far behind other states on technology use in schools, and uneven access to technology is widening the gap between the haves and have-nots.

Pushing for Change, Bronx Principal Is Undone by Investigation  The New York Times

As a deputy schools chancellor under Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Santiago Taveras oversaw efforts to close many of New York City's large and troubled ...

USM’s Wallner thrilled to join Twins  WDAM

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - In 2016, the Minnesota Twins thought enough of a *fresh*-off-his-senior-season Matt Wallner to toss him an invitation to play ...

Guys We Love 2019  Jackson Free Press

Each year around Father's Day, we honor men in the Jackson metro area who are making differences in our community. This year's include ones who are ...

Freaky Friday Musical has 3-day run at Performing Arts Center  The Beacon

The Port Clinton High School Drama Club is presenting its student production of Freaky Friday on Friday through Sunday (March 22-24) at the PCHS Performing ...

Clinton Attache Show Choir to hold Fall Revue  WJTV

The Clinton Attache Show Choir is at it again! Their Fall Revue continues Friday and Saturday at the Clinton High School Auditorium.

The MLB Draft has come and gone. Where does it leave Southern Miss for 2020?  Biloxi Sun Herald

The arrival of the MLB Draft brings uncertainty for college baseball programs across the country, and Scott Berry's Southern Miss program is no different.

Shooter was trying to kill self, Mississippi University for Women president says  Jackson Clarion Ledger

A Mississippi university president says a man who fired a gun and wounded himself on campus earlier this month was trying to kill himself.

'Ring the bell': Mississippi State, Moorhead pick up three in-state 2020 commits  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi State's 2020 recruiting class got much better Thursday with three in-state commitments.

Thirty-Five Years of Attaché  Jackson Free Press

The students of Clinton High School's Attache show choir quietly take their places on the multi-tiered stage of the Hard Rock Live in Orlando, Fla. It's March 14 ...

Mississippi soldier surprises daughter at school after returning from deployment  Jackson Clarion Ledger

A sweet moment was captured on video at Clinton Park Elementary School Thursday.

5 things to know before visiting Clinton  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Whether relocating or visiting, "You Belong" in Clinton. From the Olde Towne Markets to the award winning schools, Clinton is working hard to help people find a ...

The Thursday Night Bones 6/27/2019 Sponsored by The Lodge  247Sports

Mississippi State continues to recruit exceptionally well in their home state. The Bulldogs picked up the commitments of several defensive stars in the early ...

It's the losses that most fuel Brandon's Jonathan Mingo  Jackson Clarion Ledger

BRANDON — Brandon wide receiver Jonathan Mingo remembers losses more than wins, failures more than successes and one more than the rest.

Cherishing the azaleas blooming  The Jewish Standard

When G.I.s came home from Europe or the Pacific in the late 1940s, tired, war-weary, but also young, victorious, grateful to be alive, and ready to move on from ...

Fuzzy's Taco Shop to open Feb. 28 in Clinton  Mississippi Business Journal

Fuzzy's Taco Shop will open on Feb. 28 in Clinton. The 3,500 square-foot fast-casual restaurant, located at 734 Clinton Parkway, across from Anytime Fitness, ...

Youth Leadership Oklahoma announces 19th class | News  Edmond Sun

OKLAHOMA CITY — Fifty-two high school seniors who compose Youth Leadership Oklahoma' s new 19th class will travel the state during a week-long trip to ...

Ware leads Millsaps swimming program  Northside Sun

In June 2018, Millsaps announced the addition of swimming and diving to its list of sponsored NCAA Division III programs.

A New Principal Pushes for Change. Then the Investigations Start.  The New York Times

Asked to revive troubled New York City schools, administrators have faced a flood of investigations that derail their efforts and, often, their careers.

Cam Akers' dominance leads Clinton (Miss.) past South Panola (Miss.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

BATESVILLE - It's time to add yet another chapter to the Cam Akers Story. Let's call it: Senior Season, Chapter 1. Title? "Can't Be Stopped" would work.

How a Luxury Boom Is Changing New York’s Skyline  The New York Times

Thursday: The city's buildings are getting taller, mainly to accommodate well-heeled condo buyers.

Award-winning artist Anthony DiFatta joins Clinton High  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Award-winning Mississippi artist Anthony DiFatta is joining the faculty at Clinton High School.

Clinton native to manage new Elite Physical Therapy office in Clinton  Mississippi Business Journal

Matt Thomas of Clinton is manager for the new Elite Physical Therapy office in Clinton. A Clinton resident since age 6, Thomas has treated patients in the area ...

Outstanding Teen Pageant April 27-28 - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The Miss Mississippi's Outstanding Teen Pageant will be held April 27 and 28. This year, 35 contestants will compete for the state title. The preliminary ...

A letter to Gov. Phil Bryant: I once worked for you. I'm a teacher now. Would you listen?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

'I implore you to remember this: outspoken teachers who criticize your policies are not your adversaries — we are your constituents.'

Coleman Named New Lady Arrows Basketball Coach  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mike Coleman is the new head girls basketball coach at Clinton High School. Coleman, who led Class 4A Raymond to the Girls State Championship in February ...

The Thursday Morning Bones Sponsored by the Lodge 2/28/2019  247Sports

Mississippi State has made the linebacker position a recruiting priority for 2020.

DeWitt Clinton's Remarkable Alumni  New York Times Blogs

DeWitt Clinton High School, founded in 1897, has produced a roster of remarkable graduates, who are the subject of a new book by two former teachers at the ...

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