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Clovis News Journal
School district has 30 open positionsBy Brooke FinchStaff Writerbfinch@cnjonline.com The Clovis Municipal School Di
School district has 30 open positions
Clovis News Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
By Brooke FinchStaff Writerbfinch@cnjonline.com The Clovis Municipal School District has had more resignations this year than in any of the past seven school years, according to CMS Human Resources Executive Director Kerry Parker. The statistic was... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Founding member of Germantown Municipal Schools stepping downGERMANTOWN, Tenn. — A founding member of the Germantown Municipal School Distri
Founding member of Germantown Municipal Schools stepping down
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
GERMANTOWN, Tenn. — A founding member of the Germantown Municipal School District is stepping down. Mark Dely informed the board he would be leaving effective August 7 as he relocates for a new job out of town. “As I look back on my time serving on... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Mark Dely resigns from Germantown school boardof the board, who were all sworn into office in November, 2013. Together, they
Mark Dely resigns from Germantown school board
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
of the board, who were all sworn into office in November, 2013. Together, they created the policies for the city's first municipal school district and hired Superintendent Jason Manuel. This story will be updated. Jennifer Pignolet is a member... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Roses and thorns:rose to the members of the Columbus Redevelopment Authority, which last week re
Roses and thorns:
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
rose to the members of the Columbus Redevelopment Authority, which last week reached an agreement with the Columbus Municipal School District to take over efforts to find a buyer for the Lee Middle School, which has been vacant for five... Read more
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WCBI Columbus
Free School Supply GiveawayWe give back to the community.” said Webster. Sims earned his degrees in eleme
Free School Supply Giveaway
WCBI Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
We give back to the community.” said Webster. Sims earned his degrees in elementary education from the university of Mississippi. The annual rally is sponsored by the Winston County NAACP in partnership with the Louisville Municipal School Distri... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
New hope for Lee Middle School propertyon the property. But for the first time since the school closed in 2011, there
New hope for Lee Middle School property
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
on the property. But for the first time since the school closed in 2011, there are real signs of progress. The Columbus Municipal School District has entered into an agreement that will allow the Columbus Redevelopment Authority (CRA) to market... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
CMSD commits Lee property for redevelopmentAuthority acquired an option to purchase the S.D. Lee Middle School property on
CMSD commits Lee property for redevelopment
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Authority acquired an option to purchase the S.D. Lee Middle School property on Military Road, a move which the Columbus Municipal School District board unanimously approved at a special-called meeting Wednesday. The $1 option gives the CRA the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
CMSD posts D rating for 2014-15Columbus Municipal School District maintained its D rating, but Superintendent
CMSD posts D rating for 2014-15
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
Columbus Municipal School District maintained its D rating, but Superintendent Philip Hickman is optimistic that the school district will improve moving forward. The Lowndes County School District scored the highest among Golden Triangle districts,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Potts says no to CHS coaching gig"It was the same thing Saturday. ..."But last night I really had peace about my
Potts says no to CHS coaching gig
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
"It was the same thing Saturday. ..."But last night I really had peace about my decision." On Friday, the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees voted to approve Potts for a teaching position slotted for $41,270 at Columbus... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Chico Potts rejects Columbus job; will stay at GentryTuesday to stay at Gentry after he was approved last week as the Columbus head
Chico Potts rejects Columbus job; will stay at Gentry
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
Tuesday to stay at Gentry after he was approved last week as the Columbus head boys basketball coach by the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees. Potts led Gentry to a 26-6 record and 4A quarterfinal appearance last year. The... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
CHS basketball coaching saga continuesthough, is if he wants to be the Columbus High School boys' basketball team's n
CHS basketball coaching saga continues
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
though, is if he wants to be the Columbus High School boys' basketball team's next head coach. On Friday, the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees attempted to settle the issue as part of a six-plus hour meeting that involved a... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
CMSD releases 10 teachers from contractsDuring Friday's meeting, the Columbus Municipal School District voted to releas
CMSD releases 10 teachers from contracts
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
During Friday's meeting, the Columbus Municipal School District voted to release 10 teachers from their contracts for the 2017 school year, despite the strenuous objections of Superintendent Philip Hickman. Under district policy, teachers who seek... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Local schools on trans students: Respect is best policyRoosevelt and Curry County school officials say respect is the best policy. Jo
Local schools on trans students: Respect is best policy
Clovis News Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Roosevelt and Curry County school officials say respect is the best policy. Johnnie Cain, superintendent of Portales Municipal School District, said school officials have no specific policy regarding transgender students but that their... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
7th annual Cleveland Plane Pull benefits Special Olympicsand the community. Special Olympics Ohio serves more than 23,000 athletes thro
7th annual Cleveland Plane Pull benefits Special Olympics
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 17 days ago
and the community. Special Olympics Ohio serves more than 23,000 athletes throughout the state, including 4,500 athletes in the Greater Cleveland Area (Cuyahoga, Lorain, Geauga and Lake Counties) and 2,000 in the Cleveland Municipal School Distr... Read more
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WCBI Columbus
Text Message Scandal Continues to Haunt Superintendentthe text messages. WCBI independently called Lashley. He tells us that he and
Text Message Scandal Continues to Haunt Superintendent
WCBI Columbus / Posted 18 days ago
the text messages. WCBI independently called Lashley. He tells us that he and Hickman had “hooked-up” at the Columbus Municipal School District office in Columbus. Lashley also told WCBI today that he met Hickman while the superintendent was... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Hickman must goWhen the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees selected Dr. Phil
Hickman must go
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
When the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees selected Dr. Philip Hickman as superintendent in July 2014, the job came with a $175,000 salary and benefits. Lots of benefits. In fact, now halfway through Hickman's four-year contract,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Questions resurface about Hickman textsA former Columbus resident is claiming that sexual text messages Columbus Munic
Questions resurface about Hickman texts
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
A former Columbus resident is claiming that sexual text messages Columbus Municipal School District Superintendent Philip Hickman once decried as fake are actually real. A man identifying himself as LaVuntae' Lashley said in a text to The Dispatch... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
CMSD to draw less from reservesA higher than expected mill value will slightly mitigate Columbus Municipal Sch
CMSD to draw less from reserves
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
A higher than expected mill value will slightly mitigate Columbus Municipal School District budget concerns for next fiscal year, school officials said Wednesday. Lowndes County Tax Assessor Greg Andrews this week calculated the school district's... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
CLE Hosts 7th Annual CLE Plane Pulland the community. Special Olympics Ohio serves more than 23,000 athletes thro
CLE Hosts 7th Annual CLE Plane Pull
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
and the community. Special Olympics Ohio serves more than 23,000 athletes throughout the state, including 4,500 athletes in the Greater Cleveland Area (Cuyahoga, Lorain, Geauga and Lake Counties) and 2,000 in the Cleveland Municipal School Distr... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Searching for elusive answers on deaths of children, part of a violent month for Shelby Countyon several occasions, if Germantown can’t work out a deal for purchasing the tw
Searching for elusive answers on deaths of children, part of a violent month for Shelby County
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
on several occasions, if Germantown can’t work out a deal for purchasing the two campuses, the city and the Germantown Municipal School District feels the need to build a new K-5 or K-8 school. At a cost of $18 million to $20 million. We will... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
If SCS says no, Germantown won’t give up on 2Gsfrom Supt. Dorsey Hopson on when it would be asked to act on the Germantown pro
If SCS says no, Germantown won’t give up on 2Gs
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 22 days ago
from Supt. Dorsey Hopson on when it would be asked to act on the Germantown proposal. Based on its growth, Germantown Municipal School District says it will need to open either a new K-5 or K-8 by 2020. It would prefer to buy the schools... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Roses and thornswhen, despite our differences, we honor our history by resolving to be the "Uni
Roses and thorns
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
when, despite our differences, we honor our history by resolving to be the "United" States of America. A thorn to Columbus Municipal School District Superintendent Philip Hickman, whose approach to the district's budget crisis (and the specter of a... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
City, schools spar during budget meetingat one point, featured Mayor Robert Smith saying he felt he was being treated l
City, schools spar during budget meeting
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
at one point, featured Mayor Robert Smith saying he felt he was being treated like a "second class citizen." The Columbus Municipal School District board of trustees hosted a public hearing Thursday evening to present the school district's... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
CMSD expected to tap reserves rather than raise taxesColumbus Municipal School District Superintendent Philip Hickman says he'll rec
CMSD expected to tap reserves rather than raise taxes
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
Columbus Municipal School District Superintendent Philip Hickman says he'll recommend withdrawing from the district's reserve funds to avoid a tax increase for the coming fiscal year. Hickman, along with CMSD Business Administrator Tammie Holmes and... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Photo: No tax increase Columbus Municipal School District superintendent Dr. Philip Hickman, center,
Photo: No tax increase
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
Columbus Municipal School District superintendent Dr. Philip Hickman, center, speaks during a community meeting held to discuss the district's budget and tax request for next year at the Nissan Auditorium on the campus of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Price new principal at Dogwood ElementaryTeresa Price is the new principal at Dogwood Elementary. Price, who was head o
Price new principal at Dogwood Elementary
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
Teresa Price is the new principal at Dogwood Elementary. Price, who was head of academic achievement for Germantown Municipal School District, replaces Susan Pittman, who announced her retirement in mid-June. Price began teaching in Florida... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Columbus schools must justify tax increase in face of alternate planEarlier this month Columbus Municipal School District officials presented a pre
Columbus schools must justify tax increase in face of alternate plan
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
Earlier this month Columbus Municipal School District officials presented a preliminary request for an additional $1.4 million to Lowndes Tax Assessor Greg Andrews. Funded solely by the taxpayers of Columbus, it would have represented the largest... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Spears: CMSD tax hike unnecessaryOne Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees member has a propositi
Spears: CMSD tax hike unnecessary
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
One Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees member has a proposition to fund the district's increased budget without raising taxes. Jason Spears, in a proposal he shared with The Dispatch on Monday, says CMSD can dip into its reserves... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Germantown still hopes for 2 SCS schools but hedges betwork on site selection before the city would go to the bond market in spring of
Germantown still hopes for 2 SCS schools but hedges bet
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
work on site selection before the city would go to the bond market in spring of 2017 to fund the project. Germantown Municipal School District is expected to approve a similar addendum, also for $100,000. "The mayor will continue having... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 28Clovis Municipal Schools Board of Education — 5:30 p.m. Municipal School Distr
Meetings calendar — June 28
Clovis News Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Clovis Municipal Schools Board of Education — 5:30 p.m. Municipal School District Building, 1009 Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-4333 Texico City Council — 6:30 p.m. City Hall, 219 Griffin St., Texico. Information:... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Two sessions planned on proposed tax increasesThe public will have two chances Thursday to gather more information about the
Two sessions planned on proposed tax increases
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
The public will have two chances Thursday to gather more information about the Columbus Municipal School District's proposed tax increase. The Columbus-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce and Golden Triangle Development LINK are partnering to hold an... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Roses and thorns:Smiles To Go hires local dentists and dental hygienists from throughout the sta
Roses and thorns:
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted a month ago
Smiles To Go hires local dentists and dental hygienists from throughout the state as the program travels. The Columbus Municipal School District, Starkville-Oktibbeha School District and Noxubee School District are among the more than 30 school... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 26Tuesday Municipal Schools District Board Meeting — 5:30 p.m. Municipal School
Meetings calendar — June 26
Clovis News Journal / Posted a month ago
Tuesday Municipal Schools District Board Meeting — 5:30 p.m. Municipal School District Building, 1009 Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-4333 Texico City Council — 6:30 p.m. City Hall, 219 Griffin St., Texico. Information:... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 24room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7828 Tuesday Municipal S
Meetings calendar — June 24
Clovis News Journal / Posted 1 months ago
room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7828 Tuesday Municipal Schools District Board Meeting — 5:30 p.m. Municipal School District Building, 1009 Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-4333 Texico City Council — 6:30 p.m. City... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Lowndes, other school districts don't expect tax increasesheld at 1 p.m. on June 30 at district's administrative offices. Other district
Lowndes, other school districts don't expect tax increases
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
held at 1 p.m. on June 30 at district's administrative offices. Other districts The Dispatch previously reported Columbus Municipal School District may request as much as a 6.1 mill increase, though budget talks continue. CMSD will hold a budget... Read more

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