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Clinton High School hosting blood drive  WJTV

Clinton High School and the Mississippi Blood Services will host a blood drive Tuesday morning.

$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 ...

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

Eighty-four of the city's schools are on the lowest rung — known as “Comprehensive Support and Improvement Schools” — and will be required to craft ...

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 voters to decide $25 million school bond issue  Jackson Clarion Ledger

District officials say the school system's enrollment has increased by more than 12 percent within the last decade.

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 ...

Clinton defense comes up big for win over rival Brandon  Jackson Clarion Ledger

BRANDON — The Clinton Arrows look like a team that can compete with the best in the state. At least that's what they showed Friday night at Bulldog Stadium by ...

Clinton school bond results: 95 percent of voters say 'yes'  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Officials with the Clinton Public School District plan to roll out construction projects by next spring after Tuesday's successful passage of a $25 million bond issue ...

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 ...

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.

Clinton Police investigate gun threat to school  WJTV

The Clinton Public School District said they received a social media message Sunday night that someone was threatening to bring a gun to CHS today.

Online threat made against Hinds Co. schools under investigation  WJTV

HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) - The Clinton Public School District reported a threat made on Snapchat directed toward Clinton High School and other schools ...

Man, Teen Charged With Threats to 3 Mississippi High Schools  U.S. News & World Report

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Jackson man has been arrested on charges that he made threats on social media against three central Mississippi high schools.

What to know about Mississippi high school football in week 6  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Here are stats, names and a game to know as Mississippi high school football enters week six of the season.

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 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.

This MPB show is getting an after party: Are you ready Clinton?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Thacker Mountain Radio Hour opens their summer season in Clinton, again. Join the fun and hit the after party.

Week 4 Super 10: Rankings shuffle following an upset  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Here is the Super 10 poll as the high school football season enters week four. The Super 10 is voted on by the staff of the Clarion Ledger and gets updated every ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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 ...

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.

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.

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 High Attaché Show Choir launches new season  WJTV

CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) --Clinton High's Attaché Show Choir is getting ready for a new season.

Clinton boys soccer team contends for state title  The Fayetteville Observer

CLINTON — Coach Brad Spell, now in his 20th season as Clinton's head soccer coach, remembers when the Dark Horses were a perennially struggling ...

Mason Details Bulldog Commitment  247Sports

Mississippi State reels in another coveted pass catcher for the 2020 signing class.

PUBLISHER: 2018 A Look Back | My Clinton News  Clintonchronicle

2018 was my first year as publisher of The Clinton Chronicle. That's been a blessing and I count it a privilege to serve this wonderful community. This Christmas ...

No. 8 Brandon earns another win over Clinton in storied rivalry  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The rivalry between Clinton and No. 8 Brandon stands as the longest rivalry in the Jackson Metro Area. The two teams have faced off against each other 72 ...

CHS teacher honored for excellence  Sampson Independent

Clinton High School's Alandra Williams takes learning to a new level. Each year at Thanksgiving, she hosts a feast for her students and parents as a way…

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.

How One Mississippi District Made Integration Work  Huffington Post

CLINTON, Miss. — When Zach Osborn was growing up in this central Mississippi town, he had no idea that the diverse classrooms he sat in each day were an ...

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 ...

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.

DeSoto County sports briefs.... | Sports  DeSoto Times-Tribune

In college football over the weekend, Mississippi State beat Auburn 23-9, Ole Miss handled Louisiana-Monroe 70-21, and Memphis defeated Connecticut 55-14.

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, ...

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.

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.

High School Football Player Dies From 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 ...

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 ...

Clinton hires Scotland defensive coordinator as head football coach  The Fayetteville Observer

Cory Johnson is a Jack Britt alumnus who spent five years as the Scotland defensive coordinator.

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 ...

UPDATE: Schools, business closures in anticipation of Gordon  WJTV

Jones County Junior College will resume operations this morning. Maintenance, Grounds, and Housekeeping will return to campus at 10:00 am. Administrative ...

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.

"Mixed up with the wrong crowd" | My Clinton News  Clintonchronicle

CLINTON, SC (FOX Carolina) -. The family of an Upstate man who the coroner said was found murdered in a burned out SUV near the coast is speaking out.

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.

#MSPreps Male Athlete of the Year: Cam Akers, Clinton  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Sensational quarterback led Clinton to 6A state championship.

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.

Clinton track star, Kris Moore makes history  WAPT Jackson

Clinton high school track star, Kris Moore breaks records -- in the 400, the senior Arrow ran 47.89 seconds to score the fastest overall time indoors in Decembe...

Scott Central, Sebastopol kickoff with new coaches  Scott County Times

As the new school year begins it means football fans are only a couple weeks away from the start of the 2018 season. Practice officially kicked off on July 30 and ...

LOCAL SCOREBOARD: All the Herald & Review-area football box scores, plus a list of the area and state scores from Friday, Sept. 21  Herald & Review

MACARTHUR 38, SPRINGFIELD SOUTHEAST 32. MacArthur;6;14;6;12 — 38. Southeast;16;0;0;16 — 32. Scoring Summary. M -- Young 96 kickoff return (kick ...

Mike Snider jumps into Port Clinton's mayor's race  The Beacon

BY D'ARCY EGAN A popular Port Clinton councilman for almost eight years before resigning in August 2015, local realtor Mike Snider announced Monday ni...

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.

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 ...

2019 Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi contenders arrive for week of events, appearances, competitions  Meridian Star

Meridian will experience a slight increase in residents on Sunday, July 8 with the arrival of the 2019 Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi contestants.

Vote for the #MSPreps Player of the Week  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Ten finalists have been decided and we need your help selecting the #MSPreps player of the week for Feb. 20-27. Each week's winner will receive a ticket in his ...

Kids at Clinton Lions Agricultural Fair soak up 'mad science'  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Mad Science of Maine, seeking to spark imaginative learning, offered hands-on learning on the final day of the four-day fair.

Sampson County: Overwhelming flooding, 30 more rescued  The Fayetteville Observer

Life is getting back to normal in Clinton and much of Sampson County as floodwaters from Hurricane Florence recede and businesses re-open. But downstream ...

Dillard putting his own stamp on TCPS baseball  WTVA

Below is the closed-captioning text associated with this video. Since this uses automated speech to text spelling and grammar may not be accurate. hear about ...

New high school plan still has some South Side residents feeling neglected  Chalkbeat Colorado

New proposed boundaries for Near South High School has garnered praise from some community members. But not everybody looks at the map and feels like a ...

Clinton High show choir wins grand championship at Alabama competition  WJTV

Clinton High School's show choir won the grand championship over the weekend at the South Central Classic show choir competition in Homewood, Alabama.

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.

In New York High Schools, the Sound of Music Is Muted  The New York Times

When Carmen Laboy taught music at Christopher Columbus High School in the Bronx, beginning in 1985, there were three concert bands. The pep band ...

16-year-old trying to become Mississippi's first male Olympic swimmer  USA TODAY High School Sports

Mississippi's best hope to become the state's first male Olympic swim team member had never even competed in an event during the 2012 games. It's been a ...

Former Mississippi prep standout key for FSU offense  WDAM-TV

The University of Southern Mississippi has seen its share of good running backs during the 2017 football season.

Clinton Arrows name new head basketball coach  WAPT Jackson

Robert Green is returning to Clinton as the Arrows' head basketball coach.

President Rachelle L. Karstens  Briar Cliff University News

Meet Rachelle Karstens, the 11th President of Briar Cliff University.

Norwood Store Vacancies Draw Interest From Potential Business Tenants  Norwood News

JGHBID COMMUNITY LIAISON Ariana Cipriani (c) provides background on one of the tour's vacancies to prospective business tenants, capturing the attention ...

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 ...

Bryce Yelverton  Jackson Free Press

Thirty-one-year-old government-relations consultant Bryce Yelverton has dedicated 19 years of his life to helping inner-city kids through Calvary Baptist Church's ...

Ocean Springs, Northwest Rankin battle in overtime for 6A Girls State title  The Sun Herald

Ocean Springs faced Northwest Rankin for the Class 6A Girls State title at Clinton High School on Saturday.

ALL-USA Offensive Player of the Year Finalist: Cam Akers, Clinton (Miss.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

The five finalists for American Family Insurance ALL-USA Offensive Player of the Year are set with the winner to be announced in late December. Finalists were ...

Oak Ridge Football hosts community pep rally Thursday  Oak Ridger

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — Oak Ridge Football will be hosting a community-wide Homecoming Pep Rally beginning at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, at the Price Less ...

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 ...

Find out what your New York City school spends per student  Chalkbeat New York

The New York City education department on Friday released a report detailing per-student funding at every public school across the district, data that shows ...

Hansen pays it forward at Prince of Peace  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Jennifer Hansen always knew Prince of Peace was a great school. Now that she is its Assistant Principal, she thinks it is a phenomenal school.

Christopher Lockhart  Jackson Free Press

Christopher Lockhart, owner of Capital City Kayaks, says he has always enjoyed being out on the water.

Clinton Attache Show Choir to hold Fall Revue  WJTV

CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) -- The Clinton Attache Show Choir is at it again! Their Fall Revue continues Friday and Saturday at the Clinton High School Auditorium.

Super 25 No. 23 South Panola (Miss.) squares off with Clinton (Miss.) in heavyweight season opener  USA TODAY High School Sports

Judd Boswell channels former Philadelphia 76ers great Allen Iverson with the way he views Thursday's matchup of the top two teams in the Mississippi. Practice.

Clinton hires Ford Hayman as police chief  Jackson Clarion Ledger

"Now I get to go to my hometown and use my skills and experience to safeguard my own community," Hayman says.

LION KING  Northside Sun

Broadway production comes alive with costumes made by MRA students, faculty. More than 6,500 feet of twine, four languages, 2,000 mini glue sticks, 82 sixth ...

Johnathan Perkins  Jackson Free Press

Thanks to the Lady Arrows' dominance, head coach Johnathan Perkins won the 2014 National Federation of State High School Associations' award for girls' ...

Panorama Jazz Band  Jackson Free Press

As a child, Ben Schenck stood outside his home in Annapolis, Md., as a parade came down the block, a drum line and bugle corps leading the charge.

Family of 4 graduating; all part of God's plan  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Graduation season is here for Mississippians, and for the Lewis family in Clinton, it's a particularly busy one.

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 ...

Clinton names new fire chief  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jeff Blackledge succeeds former chief Barry Burnside.

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

Santiago Taveras, of DeWitt Clinton High School, joins a list of principals tasked with turning around troubled schools, only to leave or be forced out after ...

Clintons Dewan Lesesne headed to UNC Pembroke  The Fayetteville Observer

Dewan Lesesne, a 6-foot-3 combo guard out of Clinton High School, will continue his basketball career at UNC Pembroke.Lesesne, who made his ...

Top recruit in Mississippi, Cam Akers, decommits from Alabama  USA TODAY High School Sports

The best prospect in the state of Mississippi has reopened his recruitment. Clinton's Cam Akers announced Thursday via Twitter that he is no longer committed ...

Miss Harvey and Harrison planning April 7 wedding Bridlewood Barn  Northside Sun

Mr. and Mrs. John Humphries Merrell of Ridgeland and Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Cannon Harvey of Brandon announce the engagement of their daughter, Bentley ...

Blitz 16 National Signing Day 2018: Latest signing news  WAPT Jackson

Get the latest National Signing Day news from Blitz 16.

Ontario Harper  Jackson Free Press

It took a long time for Ontario Harper to get his love of basketball back. The former Mississippi State University athlete was one of the top players in the state ...

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