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KCBD-TV Lubbock
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatalityon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
West Texas deputy gets 17 years in off-duty DWI fatality
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 minutes ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Suspect in 'Breaking Bad' restaurant robbery arrestedon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Suspect in 'Breaking Bad' restaurant robbery arrested
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 minutes ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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Daily Herald
Dist. 300 board gives conditional approval to charter school contractmust not contain any irrelevant and extraneous material. Finally, the charter
Dist. 300 board gives conditional approval to charter school contract
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
must not contain any irrelevant and extraneous material. Finally, the charter agreement must be certified by the Illinois State Board of Education. The previous five-year contract for Cambridge Lakes, which opened in 2007, expired at the end of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
OK-GOP-StSen-Contestedon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
OK-GOP-StSen-Contested
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
SCS approves Crosstown High, four other chartersDot Public Schools of Tennessee, Pathway in Education and The LeFlore Foundatio
SCS approves Crosstown High, four other charters
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 hours ago
Dot Public Schools of Tennessee, Pathway in Education and The LeFlore Foundation. All three can appeal to the Tennessee State Board of Education. Hopson said all three were rejected for performance reasons. Crosstown High, a partnership with... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Governor activates New Mexico Emergency Operations Centeron a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Governor activates New Mexico Emergency Operations Center
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Utah city ends Facebook race against New Mexicoon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Utah city ends Facebook race against New Mexico
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. The Tuesday afternoon meeting comes ahead of a key vote where several cities... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
OK-Dem-StHou-Contestedon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
OK-Dem-StHou-Contested
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Governor activates New Mexico Emergency Operations Centeron a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Governor activates New Mexico Emergency Operations Center
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Utah city ends Facebook race against New Mexicoon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Utah city ends Facebook race against New Mexico
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. The Tuesday afternoon meeting comes ahead of a key vote where several cities... Read more
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Deseret News
West Jordan terminates Facebook deal despite school board's efforts to compromiseSALT LAKE CITY — The deal to lure a massive Facebook data center to West Jordan
West Jordan terminates Facebook deal despite school board's efforts to compromise
Deseret News / Posted 11 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The deal to lure a massive Facebook data center to West Jordan was shut down abruptly Tuesday. The Utah State Board of Education voted to approve only the first phase of the 20-year deal, capping the total tax incentive at $100... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Craft brewers OK to sell full-strength beer for consumptionon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Craft brewers OK to sell full-strength beer for consumption
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico Governor visits California for business, politicson a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
New Mexico Governor visits California for business, politics
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Counting complete on signatures for medical marijuana planon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Counting complete on signatures for medical marijuana plan
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Women in Leadership: Kelly Messmorefor both her professional peers and for the people she serves. In fact, she was
Women in Leadership: Kelly Messmore
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 14 hours ago
for both her professional peers and for the people she serves. In fact, she was nominated in August 2015 for the ‘Illinois State Board of Education Those Who Excel Award.’ Utilizing her medical knowledge and experience, she helped to develop the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Potential swing vote to weigh tax-break plan for Facebookon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Potential swing vote to weigh tax-break plan for Facebook
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico developer buying Isle of Caprion a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
New Mexico developer buying Isle of Capri
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico Supreme Court narrows scope of whistleblower lawon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
New Mexico Supreme Court narrows scope of whistleblower law
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Potential swing vote to weigh tax-break plan for Facebookon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
Potential swing vote to weigh tax-break plan for Facebook
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 14 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Mexico Supreme Court narrows scope of whistleblower lawon a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
New Mexico Supreme Court narrows scope of whistleblower law
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 14 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Mexico developer buying Isle of Caprion a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 millio
New Mexico developer buying Isle of Capri
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 14 hours ago
on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data center with some $240 million in tax breaks is set to be decided as the State Board of Education takes up the issue. A potential swing vote on a contentious Utah plan to lure a Facebook data... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
GOP block of charter evaluations could cost state $71 million grantbut also raises concerns about the federal grant. "I'm concerned about the gra
GOP block of charter evaluations could cost state $71 million grant
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 17 hours ago
but also raises concerns about the federal grant. "I'm concerned about the grant because of the ruling by JCARR," said State Board of Education President Tom Gunlock, a Republican appointee of Gov. John Kasich. "The $71 million is important... Read more
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Daily Herald
East Chicago school district faces lead contamination woesclosed Carrie Gosch Elementary School and moved the students to the former West
East Chicago school district faces lead contamination woes
Daily Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
closed Carrie Gosch Elementary School and moved the students to the former West Side Middle School. The Indiana State Board of Education unanimously adopted a resolution Aug. 10 to give the district a disaster loan of up to $3 million... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
East Chicago school district faces lead contamination woesclosed Carrie Gosch Elementary School and moved the students to the former West
East Chicago school district faces lead contamination woes
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 17 hours ago
closed Carrie Gosch Elementary School and moved the students to the former West Side Middle School. The Indiana State Board of Education unanimously adopted a resolution Aug. 10 to give the district a disaster loan of up to $3 million... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
State group wants lawmakers to overhaul testing, but keep STAAR for nowto graduate. These committees were created under a law last year but are schedu
State group wants lawmakers to overhaul testing, but keep STAAR for now
Dallas Morning News / Posted 19 hours ago
to graduate. These committees were created under a law last year but are scheduled to end in 2017. According to a Texas State Board of Education survey last month of 27,000 Texans, most people responded that they didn't want a state standardized... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Judge will not dismiss ECOT lawsuit against Ohio education departmentmade on how its ongoing attendance audit would impact the school’s state fundin
Judge will not dismiss ECOT lawsuit against Ohio education department
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 20 hours ago
made on how its ongoing attendance audit would impact the school’s state funding -- a decision that can be appealed to the state Board of Education. ECOT is suing to block the state from using log-in durations as a way to determine student... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland state school board expected to delay development of new middle school social studies testThe Maryland State Board of Education is expected to vote today to delay the de
Maryland state school board expected to delay development of new middle school social studies test
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
The Maryland State Board of Education is expected to vote today to delay the development of a new middle school social studies test for at least a year, a small victory for advocates hoping to reduce the amount of testing in schools. During a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Full-day kindergarten programs keep growing in suburbstwo hours counts as a half-day. Roughly 79 percent of kindergartners statewide
Full-day kindergarten programs keep growing in suburbs
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
two hours counts as a half-day. Roughly 79 percent of kindergartners statewide are consider full-time, according to the state board of education. Nationally, 34 states require school districts to offer half-day kindergarten, 11 states and the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Education notebookin an almost 34-year-old Pulaski County school desegregation lawsuit. Marshall
Education notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
in an almost 34-year-old Pulaski County school desegregation lawsuit. Marshall ruled from the bench on Aug. 8 that the state Board of Education must honor the Jacksonville district's claim to an exemption from participating in Arkansas School... Read more
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Deseret News
Students post 'modest' gains in third year of SAGE testproficient, despite posting modest gains in their SAGE scores, according to new
Students post 'modest' gains in third year of SAGE test
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
proficient, despite posting modest gains in their SAGE scores, according to new test results released Monday by the Utah State Board of Education. Rich Nye, deputy superintendent of student achievement at the Utah State Board of Education,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
SCS to recommend approval of Crosstown High, four other chartersand resubmit for the final vote. If the board denies them again, the operators
SCS to recommend approval of Crosstown High, four other charters
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
and resubmit for the final vote. If the board denies them again, the operators have 10 days to appeal to the Tennessee State Board of Education, state board Director of Charter Schools Tess Stovall said. The state would then have 60 days to... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Analysis: Once called soft, some ask if state tests too harddesigned that way," J.P. Beaudoin, the Mississippi Department of Education's ch
Analysis: Once called soft, some ask if state tests too hard
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
designed that way," J.P. Beaudoin, the Mississippi Department of Education's chief of research and development, told the state Board of Education Thursday. But Mississippi educators reading a recent study by testing and software company... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Is handwriting on the wall for cursive standards in Arizona?and math learning standards. Arizona students might have to learn how to read
Is handwriting on the wall for cursive standards in Arizona?
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
and math learning standards. Arizona students might have to learn how to read and write in cursive, after all. The state Board of Education — Arizona's education-policy arm — will discuss proposed revisions to the state's reading and math... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Once called soft, some ask if state tests too harddesigned that way,” J.P. Beaudoin, the Mississippi Department of Education’s ch
Once called soft, some ask if state tests too hard
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
designed that way,” J.P. Beaudoin, the Mississippi Department of Education’s chief of research and development, told the state Board of Education on Thursday. But Mississippi educators reading a recent study by testing and software company... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Has state set bar too high on student proficiency?designed that way,” J.P. Beaudoin, the Mississippi Department of Education’s ch
Has state set bar too high on student proficiency?
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
designed that way,” J.P. Beaudoin, the Mississippi Department of Education’s chief of research and development, told the State Board of Education Thursday. But Mississippi educators reading a recent study by testing and software company... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Miss. officials expect $10M for after-school programsthe shortfall as part of "a pattern of poor decision-making and mismanagement"
Miss. officials expect $10M for after-school programs
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
the shortfall as part of "a pattern of poor decision-making and mismanagement" by the department and called for the state Board of Education members to launch an independent review of accounting practices. Earlier this year, Bryant vetoed a... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Pender: Education politics: Lawsuits, no collaborationScience, the Mississippi School of the Arts and the state schools for the deaf
Pender: Education politics: Lawsuits, no collaboration
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Science, the Mississippi School of the Arts and the state schools for the deaf and the blind? Those are all governed by the state Board of Education, with no local districts or superintendents controlling them. What about all the failing schools the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi officials expect $10M for after-school programssubsidized after-school programs in the current school year. State Superintend
Mississippi officials expect $10M for after-school programs
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
subsidized after-school programs in the current school year. State Superintendent Carey Wright told the Mississippi State Board of Education on Thursday that expenses claimed in August came in lower than officials had feared, leaving more... Read more
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Daily Herald
Mary Ann MacLean, state civic leader, wife of ex-Mettawa mayor, diesjust spiraled into requests for her to serve on boards in education, at museums
Mary Ann MacLean, state civic leader, wife of ex-Mettawa mayor, dies
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
just spiraled into requests for her to serve on boards in education, at museums and different centers." MacLean, a former state board of education member and director of the Illinois State Museum, died Thursday following a lengthy battle with... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
MDE officials expect $10M for after-school programsthe shortfall as part of "a pattern of poor decision-making and mismanagement"
MDE officials expect $10M for after-school programs
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
the shortfall as part of "a pattern of poor decision-making and mismanagement" by the department and called for the state Board of Education members to launch an independent review of accounting practices. Earlier this year, Bryant vetoed a... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
New playground wanted for Peetz studentskindergartners coming into the school this year. The board also got some bad n
New playground wanted for Peetz students
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
kindergartners coming into the school this year. The board also got some bad news. Principal Lori Heller shared that the State Board of Education in a 4-3 vote denied the district's request for a wavier from the TS (Teaching Strategies) GOLD... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Fewer PPS students excluded from school on first daylast year’s numbers. About 700 students were dismissed for not meeting the stat
Fewer PPS students excluded from school on first day
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
last year’s numbers. About 700 students were dismissed for not meeting the state-mandated Oct. 15 deadline. The Illinois State Board of Education requires proof of physicals and immunizations by Oct. 15 but individual school districts can enact... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Bibb Schools prepares for MCA studentLess than 24 hours after the state Board of Education terminated Macon Charter
Bibb Schools prepares for MCA student
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
Less than 24 hours after the state Board of Education terminated Macon Charter Academy's charter, Bibb County Schools already has a plan to welcome back more than 150 students to the district. State education officials says the second-year charter... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Sacred Heart football has a place to call homeschool ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking syste
Sacred Heart football has a place to call home
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
school ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking system impacts high performing districts State board of education approves new rankings for A-F state accountability system. Source: WDAM The Mississippi State Board... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Meridian nurse arrested on Medicaid fraud chargesschool ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking syste
Meridian nurse arrested on Medicaid fraud charges
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
school ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking system impacts high performing districts State board of education approves new rankings for A-F state accountability system. Source: WDAM The Mississippi State Board... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
DMR: Possible oyster aquaculture sites include areas near Deer, Cat Islandsschool ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking syste
DMR: Possible oyster aquaculture sites include areas near Deer, Cat Islands
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
school ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking system impacts high performing districts State board of education approves new rankings for A-F state accountability system. Source: WDAM The Mississippi State Board... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
RAW EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Suspect inside JPD cruiser involved in crashschool ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking syste
RAW EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Suspect inside JPD cruiser involved in crash
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
school ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking system impacts high performing districts State board of education approves new rankings for A-F state accountability system. Source: WDAM The Mississippi State Board... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Police investigating Moss Point death as homicideschool ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking syste
Police investigating Moss Point death as homicide
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
school ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking system impacts high performing districts State board of education approves new rankings for A-F state accountability system. Source: WDAM The Mississippi State Board... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Vicksburg man sentenced to life in prison for killing uncle with axschool ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking syste
Vicksburg man sentenced to life in prison for killing uncle with ax
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
school ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking system impacts high performing districts State board of education approves new rankings for A-F state accountability system. Source: WDAM The Mississippi State Board... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Numerous performances planned at Jackson Rhythm and Blues Festivalschool ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking syste
Numerous performances planned at Jackson Rhythm and Blues Festival
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
school ranking system impacts high performing districtsNew school ranking system impacts high performing districts State board of education approves new rankings for A-F state accountability system. Source: WDAM The Mississippi State Board... Read more
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