Early last spring, after a very mild winter, I predicted we would have a cool summer to offset the warm winter. The law of averages will prevail, I ventured. Turns out I was right. This summer was one of the coolest I can remember.
One of the most positive trends in Mississippi highlighted by the Kids Count report, Annie E. Casey Foundation’s annual report on how U.S. children are faring, is the dramatic decrease in the number of teens giving birth.
Dr. Darron Edwards, superintendent of the Yazoo City Municipal School District, has accomplished something in his first year that his predecessors could not do with years of work – lifting our local school district out of failing status.