Latest Education

News Main

Mississippi Governor’s School seeking high school scholars, applications due Dec. 15

  By Robert Scott Mississippi University for Women is seeking the best and brightest rising juniors and seniors ...


Tax incentives for soil and water conservation

By James L. Cummins For many of Mississippi’s farmers, good stewardship of the land is especially important. By ...


OHS juniors have third highest state ACT composites

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) released ACT results of public high school juniors (current seniors) who took ...

Lafayette Elementary honors military service with an indoor Veterans Day parade, shifting from outdoor plans due to rain, engaging students.


Lafayette Elementary School hosts Veterans Day parade

Lafayette Elementary School celebrated Veterans Day with a unique indoor parade on Nov. 10, honoring both past and ...


Ole Miss ranked first in the SEC for veteran students, 5th overall

For the first time, the Military Times listed the University of Mississippi No. 1 in the Southeastern Conference ...


JV Chargers on the Pitch


‘Dores starting playoffs at Canton

Scored 14 in the fourth to beat Corinth last week Lafayette High School football will open the playoffs ...


Commodores ink baseball letters


Jameson Rodgers to headline Northwest musical event

Northwest Mississippi Community College has announces its 2024 event headliner for the Northwest Soiree Boots & Pearls on ...


MSU researchers pioneer new method to detect Chronic Wasting Disease

Mississippi State University researchers are pioneering a new way to detect the local presence of chronic wasting disease ...


Commodores sail to 50-7 victory

Lafayette will wrap regular season Thursday night The Lafayette Commodores had no trouble against the New Hope Trojans ...


OHS senior Caroline Berry to serve on PBS student team

Oxford High School senior Caroline Berry has been chosen to serve on a team to work with PBS ...


Oxford outlasts Lewisburg to win the region

Oxford would find itself in a 21-0 hole early but found a way to outlast the Lewisburg Patriots ...


Lafayette pummels New Hope 50-7

Lafayette scored early and often Friday night, pummeling New Hope 43-7 at William L. Burford Stadium in Oxford. ...

Top Home

OHS’s Amy Rosen named conservation district’s ‘outstanding teacher of the year’

Oxford High School physics teacher Amy Rosen has been named “Oustanding Teacher of the Year” by the Lafayette ...


Regents claims third straight title


Local artists tend to thrive with support from community arts organizations

By Wayne Andrews YAC Local artists seeking ways to bring their creative visions to life often seek out ...


Oxford swim sets records at state meet

The 200 Freestyle relay team wins first place, sets new school mark The Oxford High swim team won ...


JROTC’s approved for Adopt-a-Street 

In a unanimous decision, the Board of Aldermen has approved the application from Oxford High School’s Marine Corps ...


MSU Extension taps Newman to lead northeast region

Has been Lafayette Co. agent since 2018 By Nathan Gregory MSU Extension Service A county and interim regional ...


OHS honors those fighting breast cancer with awareness walk

Oxford High School hosted its 7th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk to honor breast cancer survivors and benefit ...


NW nursing cohort has 100 percent NCLEX passing at Oxford, Senatobia campuses

The Northwest Mississippi Community College School of Health Sciences nursing students had a 100 percent passing on the ...

|Older >