Qualifying deadline for school board elections nears
According to Bolivar County Circuit Clerk Marilyn Kelly, no one has qualified for the upcoming school board elections as of Aug. 29. Candidates must qualify by Friday. Kelly said, "To run for the s...
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Seo has love for language
When Jiyoung Seo came to the United States for school she had already visited a few times before. However, this time was different. Seo would be attending elementary school where everyone spoke Eng...
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Septemberfest a Hit in Mound Bayou

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Wildcats ground Eagles in Battle of Bolivar County
ROSEDALE — The annual game between the Cleveland High School Wildcats and the West Bolivar Eagles usually turns out to be an intense showdown. One or two plays normally make the different in the sh...
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Meetings focus on improving schools
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The Cleveland School District has met with parents and community members for the past three weeks in small focus groups to discuss ways the district could better the overall education in the schools and also to promote racial diversity. The groups gathered feedback to also improve integration at D.M. Smith Middle School and East Side High School. The Cleveland School District Board of Trustees selected a committee composed of Beverly Hardy, Dr. Debbie Fioranelli, Dr. Butch Caston, Dr. Cassie ...
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