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  1. Mississippi high school football player dies after collapse  WAPT Jackson
  2. MS high school football player dies after falling ill during game  WMC
  3. Mississippi High School Football Player Dies After Falling Ill During Game
  4. Mississippi JV football player dies after collapsing during game  USA TODAY High School Sports
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Norman Jerome 'Jerry' Paulson -- Winona

Norman Jerome “Jerry” Paulson, 79, of Winona, died suddenly Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, at his home. Jerry was born March 10, 1939, in La Crosse, Wis., to Sylvia ...

Houston High School football player William Anderson dies after collapsing during game  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Houston High School football player William Anderson died after collapsing during a JV football game on Monday night.

UPDATE: Man arrested for Houston High School vandalism, arson  WTVA

Fire officials confirm a break in and arson at Houston High School Friday morning.

Houston teacher pleads to sexual battery | Chickasaw  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

HOUSTON – A former school teacher has pled to sexual battery of a student, but will not get prison time and will pay a $1500 fee.

UPDATE: Houston introduces new head baseball coach  WTVA

Brian Goodman was an assistant last season at Biloxi.

Houston teacher pleads to sexual battery, no prison sentence  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

HOUSTON • A former school teacher has pled to sexual battery of a student, but will not get prison time and will pay a $1500 fee.

Houston Solar Car hits the street | News  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

HOUSTON – Sundancer is back and running the streets of Northeast Mississippi in preparation for this summer's road race from Texas to California.

Houston High School teacher takes top honors for West Tennessee  The Commercial Appeal

A Germantown Municipal School District teacher was named the Grand Division winner for West Tennessee in the state's 2018-19 Teacher of the Year awards ...

Sundancer wins 16th Solar Car Challenge | Chickasaw  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

29 PALMS, Calif. – Nothing stood between Sundancer and the finish line in Palmdale, Calif., except 105 miles and they already led their nearest competition by ...

Houston principal arrested for DUI in Tupelo | News  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

HOUSTON – A principal with the Houston School District has been arrested and charged with DUI following a traffic stop in Tupelo.

Solar power shines in Chickasaw County | News  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

HOUSTON • Chickasaw County is rapidly becoming known as the solar power county of north Mississippi.

The Commercial Appeal  The Commercial Appeal

Houston High School students head to their first period class before the bell rings at 7:45 a.m. In a county where nearly every high school starts at 7 a.m., one ...

Houston high school removes sexist quote attributed to infamous 'Mayflower Madam'  Yahoo Lifestyle

The advice is not only dated, it's probably not appropriate for high school students.

Houston teacher indicted for sexual battery | Chickasaw  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

HOUSTON – A school teacher has been indicted on one count of sexual battery after a Chickasaw County grand jury met earlier this week.

Former Teacher Gets No Jail Time in Sexual Battery Plea  U.S. News & World Report

A former northeast Mississippi teacher is pleading guilty to the sexual battery of a student but won't go to prison. Local news outlets report Lori Kilgore is entering ...

UPDATE: Street reopened following Houston flooding  WTVA

Update - This street is back open. See the original post below. HOUSTON, Miss. (WTVA) - A street is closed in Houston after heavy rainfall Sunday. The Houston ...

Mat-Su middle school likely closed for remainder of school year following quake  KTOO

The Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District said Houston Middle School will likely be closed for the rest of the year because of extensive damage from ...

2018 MSU Baseball Signee Luke Hancock Update  247Sports

An analysis of Mississippi State class of 2018 signee Luke Hancock, a catcher from Houston (MS) High School.

MSU catcher Hancock arrested | Sports  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Mississippi State freshman catcher Luke Hancock was arrested Sunday and charged with domestic violence by the Starkville Police Department.

Cook changes mind about TCPS job, will stay in Houston  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

HOUSTON – Houston Superintendent Tony Cook called the headmaster at Tupelo Christian Preparatory School Wednesday morning and told him he will not be ...

Adkins named Starkville High baseball coach  WTVA

He was an assistant at Houston the last couple of seasons.

In the wake of hurricane Harvey, Houston students power on  The Christian Science Monitor

When hurricane Harvey ripped through Texas, it closed Houston-area schools for weeks on end and displaced thousands of families. Despite these enormous ...

Questions swirl following death of Mississippi football player  USA TODAY High School Sports

Many questions remain following the collapse and subsequent death of Byhalia High School football player Dennis Mitchell on Friday.

WTVA Friday Night Fever-Week 14  WTVA

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High school teacher suspended over inappropriate comment toward student  WMC Action News 5

A teacher at Houston High School in Germantown was suspended over inappropriate comments made toward a student.

Hancock back practicing with MSU baseball team  Starkville Daily News

Mississippi State freshman catcher Luke Hancock is back practicing with the Bulldogs following his domestic violence arrest and subsequent suspension from ...

State of Starkville High School athletics  Starkville Daily News

A new era of Starkville High School athletics began right at the turn of the calendar in 2018 when Dr. Cheyenne Trussell stepped through the doors as the ...

JOHN PITTS: Super Sunday for Mississippi NFL players  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

As a terrific NFL Sunday afternoon rolled along, a theme began to emerge while the highlights rolled across the TV screen and on social media.

Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi tax free weekends  The Commercial Appeal

Tax free weekend in Memphis starts July 27. What can you buy and how much can you spent?

WTVA Friday Night Fever-Week 4  WTVA

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When Byhalia football player died, a certified athletic trainer was not at the game  The Commercial Appeal

Dennis Mitchell, a football player at Byhalia High School, collapsed during a game and later died. There was no certified trainer on site during the contest.

Police release information regarding Mississippi State's Luke Hancock  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi State freshman baseball player Luke Hancock was arrested early Sunday morning. Details regarding his arrest have been released by police.

Baseball career of Luke Alexander over at MSU  Starkville Daily News

Luke Alexander's Mississippi State baseball career is over. MSU head coach Chris Lemonis confirmed on Friday that Alexander is still in school, but he is no ...

Video: Houston's Luke Hancock Signs with Mississippi State Baseball  WCBI

HOUSTON, Miss. (WCBI) — It's been a long time coming, but it was three years well worth it. Houston senior catcher Luke Hancock made it official on ...

Calhoun City names new head football coach  WTVA

CALHOUN CITY, Miss. (WTVA) - Calhoun City has promoted Chad White from defensive coordinator to head football coach, the school announced Wednesday.

Former teacher's sexual battery case continued until 2018  WTVA

The Attorney General's Office confirms the case of Lori Kilgore has been continued until March 2018.

EEOC sues Walmart for refusing to hire Houston amputee seeking stocker job

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on Monday filed a lawsuit against Walmart, alleging the company refused to hire a former Houston high ...

Ole Miss soccer lands commitment from All-American, national champion  Red Cup Rebellion

Two years removed from finishing 17th nationally in the Top Drawer Soccer Top 25 rankings with a 14-5-4 record (7-4 in the SEC), the Rebs took a bit of a step ...

Starkville High School tabs Adkins as new baseball coach  The Commercial Dispatch

Starkville High School introduced Luke Adkins as the school's new baseball coach Friday. He is shown here with wife Avery and son Stetson. Photo by: Scott ...

A Tale of Three Schools: One Last Walk Down the Halls of Lee High School, Now Wisdom High  Houstonia Magazine

AS I APPROACHED an old building on Beverly Hill Street on a sunny day, my mind shuffled through memories of my time there: walking down noisy halls; ...

Chris Jones earns AFC monthly honor | Sports  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones, the former Mississippi State standout, was named AFC Defensive Player of the Month for November.

Success for Center Hill winds program | News  DeSoto Times-Tribune

A state championship gold medal was the cherry on top of an undefeated season for Center Hill High School's first ever Indoor Winds group.

Three NEMISS districts earn 'A' ratings, Tupelo, Lee County districts rated 'B'  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO – Only three of Northeast Mississippi's 29 public school districts earned an “A” rating from the Mississippi Department of Education for 2017.

Lee County earns 'B' rating | Education  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO – For the first time in recent years, the Lee County School District was given a “B” rating by the Mississippi Department of Education.

Gwen Stefani could be liable over gig injury  BBC News

We are done for the day here at MNL towers, so no more story suggestions please. Scroll down for news of Gwen Stefani's legal woes, Kylie's potentially ...

How did your school perform on TNReady tests? Search here for results  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Nearly 700 schools – more than 40 percent of schools in Tennessee – improved in student performance across most grades and subjects, according to a state ...

Miss Bolen and Hardin to exchange wedding vows June 2 at Plein Air  Northside Sun

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Michael Bolen of Brandon announce the engagement of their daughter, Claire Elizabeth Bolen, to Jordan Tyler Hardin, son of Mr. and Mrs.

Recruits' Reactions to Mississippi State's Egg Bowl Triumph  247Sports

Step inside to see what recruits had to say about Mississippi State's win in the Egg Bowl and Joe Moorhead's first season in Starkville.

Parades, tree lightings, Santa visits and more: Holiday events in the Memphis area  The Commercial Appeal

Looking for something festive to do this holiday season? There's no shortage of options in the Memphis area.

Police investigate Columbus High School vandalism  WTVA

Police are investigating after pictures sent to WTVA show vandalism to an office area of the fieldhouse, as well as broken windows in the school's press box.

MEMPHIS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Scores from around the Mid-South | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

FOX13 is your home for scores across Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi.

Numerous area signings on Thursday  WTVA

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Tupelo maintains 'B' rating, Milam moves to 'A'  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO – New letter-grade ratings among the schools in the Tupelo Public School District vary, but the district maintained its overall “B” rating and inched ...

A deceased baby was found in a high school bathroom. But why do some teens kill their newborns?  Yahoo Lifestyle

Police are conducting an investigation after a baby's body was found in a bathroom at High Point High School in Beltsville, Md., on Wednesday.

Ft. Bend ISD teacher teaches confidence through hairstyle  KTRK-TV

Leigha Bishop and 4-year-old August Burroughs are two peas in a pod. They give each other hugs. And now, they have the exact same hairstyle.

MSU women ink one of nation's top classes  WTVA

Vic Schaefer and company opened the early signing period by inking five Top 100 players, including three of the country's premier guards and a pair of the ...

Sue Dene Perkins | Obituaries  Lufkin Daily News

Sue Dene Perkins. Funeral services for Sue Dene Perkins, 72, of Lufkin will be held Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home ...

Man captured, accused of arson, murder  WTVA

Officials with the Winston County Sheriff's Office say the man wanted for allegedly killing his wife and injuring his son has been captured.

SIGNING DAY: Four Players Set to Sign with MSU Women's Hoops  247Sports

Here's who to expect to sign their letter of intent with the Bulldogs at some point today and officially join the Maroon and White.

2 Houston High School Players Kicked Off Football Team for Racial-Injustice Protest During Anthem  The Root

Two players on a private high school football team in Crosby, Texas, were kicked off the team for protesting racial injustice during the national anthem Friday.

Aaron Butler, Carl Clark Jr., W.C. Cooper Jr., Frank Crockett, Mary L. Ewing, Gilbert Lee Floyd Jr., Jeremy Mitchell Orear, Charles Franklin Raulston, Richard E. Reese, David Ransom Saunders  Daily Sentinel Star

Aaron Butler. Funeral services for Aaron Butler of Grenada are Saturday at 11 a.m. at Greater Pleasant Grove M.B. Church with burial in Pleasant Grove ...

LGBT teacher sues Texas school district, claims discrimination  Fort Worth Star Telegram

A technique used by teachers to connect with students thrust Mansfield art teacher Stacy Bailey into the national debate about discrimination and what ...

Best of the Class  WCBI

A popular WCBI community *service* project that salutes graduating high school students in North Mississippi and West Alabama for academic excellence.

Cy-Fair High School Teacher Connects To Students On First Day Of Class With Rap Video  Houston Public Media

Cy-Fair High School English teacher April Young is known for her non-conventional approach to teaching. This year, she decided to do something else.

It's My Job: Calligraphy  Jackson Clarion Ledger

My name is Claire Frascogna, and my business is Scripted Calligraphy in Jackson. I specialize in wedding calligraphy. I grew up in Houston, Mississippi, and ...

2017 Mississippi State Baseball Preview: Relief Pitchers  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

The strength of the Mississippi State baseball team has always been in its pitching. The number of quality arms the Bulldog have gathered is impressive, but ...

Student Accepted into All 8 Ivy League Schools Turns Them All Down  Black Enterprise

Ronald Nelson and his family evaluate the financial aid the Ivy League and other top schools offered him, and opt instead for a free ride.

UPDATED: Complete list of athletes honored at Best of MS Preps  Jackson Clarion Ledger

On Thursday, May 28 - The Clarion-Ledger will honor more than 1,500 student athletes in 22 sports at the Best of MS Preps banquet. It's going to be a great night ...

The National Council for Geographic Education Announces 2018 Award Winners Celebrating the best geography educators of 2018

WASHINGTON D.C. – For over 100 years the National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE) has worked to enhance the status and quality of geography ...

Krewe of Janus announces 2018 theme, royalty for Mardi Gras | Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper  Natchez Democrat

NATCHEZ — The Krewe of Janus announces its 2018 theme, officers, and royalty for its 17th Annual Mardi Gras festivities. The grand ball will be at 8 p.m. on ...

School play depicts rape, filthy language and public urination  Fox News

Carnegie Vanguard High School's one act play had a little something for everyone: depictions of male-on-male rape, male-on-female rape, filthy language, ...

Educator a behind-the-scenes pillar at Waltrip

The business networking organization's education committee chose Rogers out of almost 50 local applicants who were vetted in a blind review. Rogers, who ...

Actress Alyssa Milano says she’s coming to Houston, but it’s not for our “great” spring weather

Actress Alyssa Milano may be famous for her roles in popular TV hits, like “Charmed” and “Who's the Boss,” but, lately, she's turned set her sights on a different ...

Tate's Aggie Classic returns with biggest field yet  Pensacola News Journal

Seven host sites across Escambia and Santa Rosa County will be scene of the four-day tournament.

After a ban on backpacks, a student protests by carrying books in a microwave  Yahoo Finance

Jacob Ford, a 17-year-old student in the U.K., is quietly protesting the ban of backpacks at his school by bringing his books to class in an unlikely accessory — a ...

Teen SLAYS Prom After Rocking Traditional Filipiniana Gown  NextShark

Tricia Jane Asuncion, a Filipino-American Houston high school senior, recently made a lot of heads turn after she showed up at her prom wearing the traditional ...

All-Metro: Newton County's Edwards, Tullos named player, coach of the year  Meridian Star

As Houston High School's baseball team received its trophy after defeating Newton County High School in the MHSAA Class 4A state championship in May, ...

Autopsy Completed on Dead Baby Found in Texas High School Bathroom  Breitbart News

A dead baby found in a Texas high school bathroom this week has been autopsied by a medical examiner. It is not known if the baby was born alive.

'Dream Big': Nationally acclaimed science film to be shown at MSU next week  Mississippi State Newsroom

The only Mississippi showing of a major large-screen documentary celebrating human ingenuity that made possible the world's engineering marvels will be ...

Heights receiver Zeno honored by Texans, TD Club

Heights senior Davion Zeno is one of the area's most dedicated student-athletes, both athletically and academically. He was recognized for the second time for ...

Teaching Hurricane Harvey: Ideas and Resources  New York Times

Resources from The New York Times for teaching and learning about one of the most destructive storms in U.S. history. We will continue to update this post.

• Here are the Warren County marriage license applications - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

... • Richard P. Ridgely, 45, Wichita Falls, Texas, to Jeanie Denise Williams, 49, Wichita, Falls, Texas. • Michael Wayne Catt, 33, Vicksburg, to Maria Elena ...

The Winners for the 2017 High School Musical Theatre Awards  Memphis Flyer

Another spectacular High School Musical Theatre Awards is in the books. And the winners were... Outstanding Small Ensemble Toffee's Girlfriends, Zombie ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Arria Minor Leads The Way In The 400m  MileSplit

See who the top 500 returning 400m runners in the country are.

Slideshow: JDHS beats Houston High in hockey series  Ktoo

Juneau-Douglas High School played host to Houston High in a weekend series of hockey at Treadwell Ice Arena.

Brenda Dennis hired as new HHS principal  Houston Herald

A Lebanon High School graduate was hired Monday night as the new Houston High School principal.

MSU junior Chris Jones declares for NFL Draft  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi State junior Chris Jones declared early for the NFL Draft on Tuesday.

The Weekly Dish: Three Memphis food trucks featured on Food Network new primetime series  The Commercial Appeal

One Memphis food truck operator is in for a mighty big tip. After focusing on Memphis BBQ pitmasters on the popular show Chopped back in August, Food ...

Orpheum Announces Winners for 2017 High School Musical Theatre Awards  Broadway World

On Thursday, May 25, 2017, the Orpheum Theatre Group announced the winners of the 2017 High School Musical Theatre Awards.

New rankings find DeSoto as Mississippi's healthiest county  The Commercial Appeal

New national rankings list DeSoto as healthiest county in Mississippi.

Dream Big 3D A Giant-Screen Celebration Of Engineering Marvels, Premieres At IMAX On Feb. 17  The Chattanoogan

A new IMAX film challenges everyone to think differently about adjectives like “fastest,” “strongest,” and “tallest,” while inspiring a new generation to think about ...

Updated: Nashville area football schedule changes due to Hurricane Harvey  The Tennessean

Week 3 Games. Thursday. Sequatchie Co. 48,Cannon Co. 6. Cane Ridge 42, La Vergne 0. Beech 64, Glencliff 0. FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn. Week 2: ...

Dallas police officer who shot neighbor fired by department  Yahoo Finance

DALLAS (AP) — A white Dallas police officer who fatally shot her black neighbor inside his own apartment was fired Monday, the same day the man was being ...

Fanning back involved in Newton County baseball  Meridian Star

After Newton County High School defeated Lawrence County High School a couple weeks ago, Mack Fanning situated himself atop one of the school's riding ...

See the results for the 2017 Brooks Memphis Twilight XC Classic  FloTrack

AllTrax Timing - Contractor License HY-TEK's Meet Manager BROOKS Memphis Twilight XC Classic presented by: Fleet Feet Sports, Memphis Mike Rose ...

GET FIRED UP  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

Your Miss. State All-Girl Cheer Squad is comprised of 20 -28 young ladies who themselves come from a wide variety of backgrounds. They have all the same ...

16-year-old girl dies in wreck  The Commercial Dispatch

A 16-year-old girl is dead after a crash in Aberdeen. Gwendolyn "Elise" Mobley of Aberdeen died Tuesday morning when the 2011 Honda car she was driving ...

Local High School Girls Win Book Festival Writing Prize  Texas Public Radio

There's something amazingly optimistic about seeing young people attaining goals. Yesterday I saw a pair doing just that. The San Antonio Book Festival had.

Charter Schools Tied to Turkey's Gulen Movement Grow in Texas  New York Times

A foundation that operates 33 publicly financed charter schools in Texas has ties to a Turkish religious movement.

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