The focus of COVID talk among state health officials shifted to a much younger age group this week as the Pfizer vaccine received approval for use in people ages 12 to 15. Read more

There’s no need to hoard gasoline like it’s toilet paper, two state officials said on Tuesday, as a touch of gasoline panic appeared to take hold in the public. Read more

STARKVILLE — Booneville made their first appearance in the MHSAA state championship softball series a memorable one in a pitchers duel that came down to an early RBI single and a masterful pitching performance by their super sophomore hurler as they defeated Raleigh 1-0 to take a 1-0 lead in… Read more

Alcorn Central rising senior Charlie Staley (15) slices through the Belmont defense on his way to a good gain during Thursday's spring scrimmage at Glen. The Golden Bears fell behind early, rallied but eventually fell 24-16 to Belmont in the first two-quarter scrimmage. The Cardinals then to… Read more

The Booneville Lady Blue Devils celebrate their first softball championship in school history following their 6-1 win over Raleigh in game two of the best-of-three series in Starkville. The Lady Devils won game one 1-0 to begin the sweep and won the 3A state title in their first attempt in s… Read more

‘They’re our next-door neighbors and you can actually see Russian from land here in Alaska, from an island in Alaska.” – Sarah Palin Read more

I don’t know about anyone else, but this semester has been a busy one for me—especially the latter half. Part of the problem is that I have an inclination to overextend myself. In addition to my regular high school teaching duties, I also tend to sign up for additional projects that can consume time on evenings and weekends. Read more

If Joe Biden wanted to spend massively in response to a nearly unprecedented public health emergency, he was elected too late. Read more

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