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Here is week two of the Clarion Ledger Super 10, which is our version of Mississippi high school football rankings statewide.
Mississippi HS football: 5 players worth watching Jackson Clarion Ledger
High school football season starts in Mississippi. Winona, Starkville, Pearl, Taylorsville and Madison-Ridgeland Academy have players worth watching.
Pearl shows support for former high school football standout injured in shooting WAPT Jackson
Friends and family of a former Pearl High School football player who was one of four people shot in Claiborne County gather to pray for him.
Former Pearl HS football player out of hospital after being shot WLBT
Good news for a former Pearl High School football player who was shot in Claiborne County in early April.
Pearl schools offer free summer meals WLBT
PEARL, Miss. (WLBT) - School is out, but kids can still get a free meal this summer thanks to the USDA's Summer Food *Service* Program. The Pearl Public ...
More honors for the Pearl Lady Pirates Basketball Team WLBT
Pearl Mayor Jake Windham and city leaders recognize the Lady Pirates Basketball team with proclamation.
Pearl girls basketball continues winning even with head coach half a world away Jackson Clarion Ledger
Pearl girls basketball head coach Lacey Kennedy wasn't worried when she was called to serve her country. She knew her husband was up to the task.
One more game: Can Pearl win a title for its deployed head coach Lacey Kennedy? Jackson Clarion Ledger
With their head coach serving the country overseas, the Pearl Lady Pirates are one win away from winning a state title.
20 Freshmen Who Made Impacts as True Freshmen the Past 10 Years 247Sports
True Mississippi State football freshmen who have made a significant impact their freshmen seasons during the past 10 seasons.
Pearl Public School District announces Teacher of the Year candidates WJTV
The Pearl Public School District announced the 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year from each of the district's five schools.
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.
Pearl High School student arrested over bogus threat WAPT Jackson
A Pearl High School student is under arrest after admitting that he lied about a potential school threat, police say.
Former principal recalls tragedy of Pearl High School shooting - Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper | Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper Natchez Democrat
By Brandon O'Connor The Vicksburg Post. Tragedies happen on normal days. That was part of the message from former Pearl High School principal Roy ...
Former Pearl High School principal remembers 1997 school shooting WAPT Jackson
The school shooting in Florida reminds people of the mass shooting at Pearl High School in 1997. Jeff Cannon was the assistant band director at the school ...
Pearl High School cheerleaders show their spirit WAPT Jackson
The cheerleaders form Pearl High School are not shy, when it comes to what they think about their competition.
3 things to know about Pearl football Jackson Clarion Ledger
Pearl football enters the season as defending state champions for the first time, but the Pirates stopped thinking about last season long ago.
Pearl High School shooter Luke Woodham wants parole Jackson Clarion Ledger
Pearl High School shooter, who killed 3, is arguing he should be eligible for parole.
Mass shootings, venues: 'How do you cover them 24-7?,' Mississippi sheriff asks Jackson Clarion Ledger
Training, assistance from national agencies key, local law enforcement says. But drones, night vision technology could play a future role.
Jimmy Holiday leads Madison Central to convincing win over Pearl Jackson Clarion Ledger
Madison Central quarterback Jimmy Holiday scored three touchdowns, including one on fourth and goal, to lead the Jaguars to a 35-12 win over Pearl.
Pearl's Tylan Knight may be the most productive, and underrecruited, player in Mississippi Jackson Clarion Ledger
Tylan Knight, one of the best players in Mississippi, has gone mostly unrecruited due to his 5-foot-7 height. Now schools are becoming more interested.
Brandon quarterback Will Rogers commits to Mississippi State Jackson Clarion Ledger
Brandon junior quarterback Will Rogers committed to Mississippi State Tuesday evening.
They fell in love through basketball, and now the Kennedys have built Pearl into a power Jackson Clarion Ledger
Lacey and Jason Kennedy met playing pick-up basketball and 15 years later are married and coaching together.
St. Patrick girls lift another trophy, Coast athletes rack up honors at state meet Biloxi Sun Herald
The Mississippi high school state track meet took place in Pearl on Monday. Here are results from the competition for South Mississippi athletes. St. Patrick girls ...
SAVE Promise Clubs help prevent school violence WLBT
BRANDON, MS (WLBT) - They are trained to be the eyes and ears of the schools and to get involved if they see something wrong going on in their schools.
Pearl River announces 2019 signing class HubcitySPOKES.com
POPLARVILLE — Pearl River announced the addition of 34 new Wildcats on Wednesday as part of National Signing Day 2019. The large class checks a lot of ...
School Safety Act Includes Mental Health, School Surveillance Provisions Jackson Free Press
Mississippi's children go to school in places "of potential violence," Gov. Phil Bryant lamented in his State of the State address last month, as he called on ...
Pearl High School Senior Dies In Crash WJTV
Pearl High School senior Tyler Porrier is dead after losing control of his pickup truck on a Mississippi road on August 25, 2016.
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 ...
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.
5 things to know from day 1 of the MHSAA state track & field championships Jackson Clarion Ledger
Two metro schools took home the 6A state titles and there were dominant individual performances throughout the day.
Lewisburg marches to another state band title | News DeSoto Times-Tribune
It must have seemed like a cavernous echo, albeit a joyous one. “Lewisburg. Lewisburg. Lewisburg.”
Pearl seniors on mission to make good on 'best class ever' prediction Jackson Clarion Ledger
After a surprise state finals run, Pearl is trying to adapt to the No. 1 team in Mississippi label.
Pearl's Tylan Knight flips to Ole Miss two weeks after committing to Louisiana Jackson Clarion Ledger
PEARL — It wasn't as simple as people thought. He didn't change his mind at the drop of a hat. Tylan Knight had to decide between the school that offered first ...
Michael Guest Announces Staff for Offices in Washington and Mississippi Yall Politics
Congressman-elect Michael Guest has announced his new staff that will operate from his Washington, D.C. and Mississippi offices. “We believe we have ...
An Armed Principal Detained a Campus Gunman. But He’s Against Arming School Staff. The New York Times
A national effort is underway to arm and train school staff members, but a former assistant principal who survived an attack believes it's misguided.
Funeral held at Pearl High School for former student WAPT Jackson
A final send off today for a young woman, taken too soon. A funeral was held Sunday afternoon at Pearl High School for Kaelin Kersh. Advertisement.
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.
'Mississippi School Safety Act' on the way to House floor, requires active shooter drills Mississippi Today
A bill lawmakers say is necessary to keep Mississippi children safe in school passed the first hurdle of the legislative process Thursday. House Bill 1283 would ...
Pearl municipal elections Jackson Clarion Ledger
Candidates running in the Republican and Democratic primaries on Tuesday.
Oak Grove advances to South State title game with 48-35 victory against Petal WDAM
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - After a dominating first-half performance, Oak Grove High School found itself staring at a 28-28 tie with archrival Petal High ...
Pearl High school senior killed in traffic accident Jackson Clarion Ledger
A Pearl High School senior was killed after losing control of his truck Thursday afternoon.
Northeast Lauderdale boys’ track team wins program’s first state title Meridian Star
Northeast Lauderdale's boys' track team for the first time in school history claimed the MHSAA Class 4A championship Monday at Pearl High School.
St. Patrick girls claim state track title as several Coast athletes shine in Pearl The Sun Herald
The St. Patrick girls squad won the overall Class 2A State Track and Field championship during a big day for Coast athletes Friday in Pearl. The Fighting Irish ...
Surviving the shooter: Police chief offers tips for living through mass shooting WLBT
If a shooter opens fire where you are, what should you do?
Since Florida shooting, number of school threats explode in Mississippi Jackson Clarion Ledger
There have been more than a dozen school threats in Mississippi in the days since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida ...
Border patrol makes arrest in Pearl, looking for two others WAPT Jackson
Federal border patrol agents made a traffic stop in Pearl and they arrested one suspected illegal alien. They're still looking for two others.
What’s Working: Get 2 College helps students find their way WJTV
Financial aid is a fact of life for most families as they send a child off to college. The paperwork alone can make you want to pull your hair out, but there is plenty ...
Former Pearl High coach facing cyberstalking charge WJTV
A former Pearl High School coach is arrested for cyberstalking.
Updating Mississippi State's Class of 2020 247Sports
Mississippi State's Class of 2020 has grown quite a bit this month with several new additions for Joe Moorhead and company.
Instagram threat against McLaurin High School came from out-of-state, authorities say WAPT Jackson
A threat against students at McLaurin High School posted on Instagram Tuesday night was made by someone from outside Mississippi, a Rankin County ...
Hernando marches to another state title | News DeSoto Times-Tribune
Hernando High School is the 2018 MHSAA/Mississippi Bandmasters Association 6A Marching Band State Champion. This is the third time this band has earned ...
Mississippi teacher union: 'Are you in?' on strike, sickout over paltry pay raise Jackson Clarion Ledger
The question come days after a Facebook Page called Pay Raises for Mississippi Teachers indicated interest in organizing a potential strike.
Teachers crave champions, and they want lawmakers to know it Jackson Clarion Ledger
In a show of solidarity for public education, a growing number of educators and their supporters have committed to wearing blue on Fridays for the remainder for ...
Get2College Program Living Up to Its Name WJTV
Financial aid is a fact of life for most families as they send a child off to college.
Blitz 16 National Signing Day 2018: Latest signing news WAPT Jackson
Get the latest National Signing Day news from Blitz 16.
The way your child's school is built could save lives Jackson Clarion Ledger
Katie Holden was a sophomore in world history class at Madison Central High School on the morning of Oct. 1, 1997, when the shooting at Pearl High School ...
Most Impactful Rebels for 2019: No. 25 Tylan Knight The Rebel Walk
The Rebel Walk continues our countdown of the Most Impactful Rebels for 2019 with Ole Miss' versatile sophomore, Tylan Knight.
Pearl track legend honored with race in his namesake WAPT Jackson
Friday, Pearl high school hosted the inaugural George Kersh 800 meter run during its track and field invitational.
National Signing Day 2018 WDAM-TV
The WDAM 7 Sports Team has all the latest news on athletes here in the Pine Belt who signed on to play football at the next level.
Melissa Harrison NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Melissa Harrison is a bilingual reporter with more than two decades of journalism experience.
Pearl mayor Brad Rogers defeated Jackson Clarion Ledger
Pearl Mayor Brad Rogers lost his seat Tuesday night to challenger Jake Windham.
Oak Grove, Petal set to renew long-time rivalry WDAM
Perhaps nothing is more dangerous than a wounded animal, especially if it happens to be an archrival Panthers. Oak Grove High School will be especially wary ...
Celebrating Mississippi Composers Jackson Free Press
When the Mississippi Chorus began looking ahead to the launch of its 30th season this fall, Artistic Director Mark Nabholz says that the board faced an important ...
TCPS sweeps state track championships | Sports Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
PEARL • Tupelo Christian swept the Class 1A track meet on Friday with championships for the boys and girls teams. It was the second-straight title for the Eagles ...
Amazing deaf sprinter, top metro runner, an 'angry' runner highlight day 2 of track meet Jackson Clarion Ledger
PEARL — It was man-up time for Kenmarkis Meeks. The standout athlete for the Mississippi School for the Deaf showed up to Saturday's state track and field ...
Nominate your favorite high school team for Top Team 2019 at Clarion Ledger Sports Awards Jackson Clarion Ledger
Nominations are now being held for the "Top Team: Fan Vote Award," which will be a part of the 2019 Clarion Ledger Sports Awards.
Freshman Tylan Knight moves to safety as Ole Miss secondary shake-up continues Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
OXFORD -- Tylan Knight played all three phases of the game for Class 6A champion Pearl High School.
Luke Woodham asking governor for clemency WLBT-TV
Luke Woodham, the former Pearl High School student convicted for stabbing and killing his mother and killing two other students in a rampage in 1997, is asking ...
Lady Wildcats dispatch Pearl High School in opening round Meridian Star
Meridian High School Lady Wildcats left fielder Tray Carter entered the first round of postseason play against the Pearl High School Lady Pirates with 18 home ...
Hinds College student speaks after being randomly shot WJTV
WJTV's Gerald Harris has this exclusive interview with a Hinds Community College student who was one of four people shot outside a Claiborne County ...
Social media threat against JPS school not credible, officials say WAPT Jackson
A threat on social media regarding Murrah High School has no credibility, Jackson Public Schools officials say.
Angie Smith Brewer Jackson Free Press
Jackson-based interior design and planning firm Dean and Dean/Associates Architects named Angie Smith Brewer as the firm's director of marketing and ...
Forest Hill High School band program depicting police officers being shot elicits heated reaction from both sides Yall Politics
Last week, the Forrest Hill High School band performed their halftime show at Brookhaven. However, this performance depicted band members dressed as ...
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 ...
Young receivers look to carry on Ole Miss' Nasty Wide Out tradition - Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper | Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper Natchez Democrat
OXFORD — Nasty Wide Outs? At least to start the 2019 season, Ole Miss is just working with a different NWO: New Wide Outs. After A.J. Brown, D.K. Metcalf and ...
City Council approves Prather, Mize for TPSD board Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
TUPELO • The City Council has approved two recent appointments by Mayor Jason Shelton to the Tupelo Public School District Board of Trustees, returning ...
Oxford High School band makes school history during state band championship Oxford Eagle
The Oxford Charger Band made school history on Oct. 22 at the MHSAA State Marching Band Championship, ranking fourth overall in Class 5A. This is the ...
Coahoma Football Has Successful Signing Day Coahoma Community College
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Produce vendor moves from Jackson to ‘safer location’ in Pearl WAPT Jackson
After 68 years in Jackson, Doris Berry moves her produce operation to Pearl.
Back-to-Pearl roots for Darwell’s Too-Go Jackson Clarion Ledger
Darwell's-Too-Go brings their signature flavor back home to Pearl.
Here's the Mississippi high school football state championship schedule Jackson Clarion Ledger
Here are the pairings and schedule for the MHSAA high school football state championships. All games will be played Friday and Saturday at ...
Back to school: Start dates, changes Jackson Clarion Ledger
School districts across the Jackson metro area are preparing for students' return beginning this week. Here's what parents and guardians need to know in ...
West Harrison, Oxford share girls 5A Track Championship The Sun Herald
A winning performance by the West Harrison girls 1,600 relay team gave the Hurricanes a share of the 5A state championship with Oxford at Pearl High School.
Prep Notebook: Hatley hitting road at end of spring Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Hatley will conclude its spring football drills in Alabama.
Meet the 2018 Clarion Ledger All-State girls' track and field team Jackson Clarion Ledger
These are the 20 members of the 2018 All-State girls' track and field team, as chosen by the Clarion Ledger. The team is picked by the Clarion Ledger in ...
Funeral set for Miss. State athlete Kaelin Kersh Jackson Clarion Ledger
Funeral arrangements have been set for a Miss. State athlete killed in a traffic accident.
Students bring guns to Coast schools, but it’s not always reported. Here are the recent incidents. The Sun Herald
An eighth grader at Hancock Middle School brought an inoperable .22-caliber handgun to school on Jan. 4, just weeks before the mass school shooting in ...
Local schools to hold active shooter drills | Education Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Active shooter drills will soon be conducted at New Albany and Union County schools to make sure teachers and students are prepared if an attack did occur.
Brookhaven High School band brings home all superiors - Daily Leader Dailyleader
Brookhaven High School scored superior across the board in a recent state evaluation for marching bands held in Pearl. BHS was the only school in the area ...
Tupelo Community Theatre Opens Its 50th Season With MAMMA MIA! Broadway World
Tupelo Community Theatre's historic 50th season begins with the Broadway favorite Mamma Mia!, written by British playwright Catherine Johnson and based on ...
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 ...
Gov. Bryant's stance on guns in school is a reversal from his legislator days Mississippi Today
As a lawmaker in the early 1990s, then-Rep. Phil Bryant cosponsored a bill that would have increased penalties for bringing guns into schools.
Should Teachers Be Armed With Guns? New York Times
What is your initial reaction to arming teachers, coaches, administrators and other adults in schools with guns? Speaking from the White House this week, ...
High School Football Recap: Week 4 pt. 3 WDAM
Taylorsville, South Jones, Petal, Richton and Collins picked up wins in Week 4 of Friday night football.
Pair of MSU signees headed to junior college The Commercial Dispatch
A loaded signing class for Mississippi State's wide receiving corps will be a little lighter than hoped. MSU confirmed to The Dispatch that Malik Heath and ...
Column: Rebels remake secondary on the fly | Sports Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
OXFORD. It seems like just a few weeks ago that we were hearing Ole Miss coach Matt Luke say the Rebels would load the box to help stop the run. The Rebels ...
2017 Clarion-Ledger All-state girls' track and field team Jackson Clarion Ledger
Jailin Cherry. Senior | Pascagoula. Jumped a state-best 5-8 at the division meet, went 5-4 at the 5A state meet to win the gold medal. Finished second in the ...
Bullied by the badge? The Hechinger Report
School resource officers and the criminalization of student behavior: SROs are becoming the new disciplinarians, arresting students for incidents that once ...
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Man of faith Northside Sun
Rambo lands at Christ Methodist via Baptist church, schools and grocery storeReverend Bob Rambo, the senior pastor at Christ United Methodist Church, has ...
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