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Cleveland prepares for Santa’s visit
Santa is in the North Pole preparing for the biggest day of the year and here in Bolivar County, the Cleveland Municipal Airport is readying the runway. Santa and his reindeer are planned to land a...
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Santa's helper raises awareness for holiday need
For the past few weeks, children all over the country have been writing letters to Santa Claus requesting various items for Christmas. The usual request has been for electronic devices and toys and...
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PDS class adopts animals for Christmas
The three-year-old kindergarten classes at Presbyterian Day School have adopted some rather interesting pets for their Christmas project. Teacher Nancy Bobo led the class in choosing and adopting t...
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Boy expresses spirit of Christmas with blowups
Crawford Laster has the Christmas spirit and anyone driving past his house can see it. Crawford is six-years-old and has a passion for inflatable yard decorations. He currently has over 12 inflatab...
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MS Board of Education reveals 5-year plan
Mississippi Board of Education chairman Dr. John R. Kelly last week unveiled the board's five-year Strategic Plan for 2016-2020, which sets the roadmap for changing the trajectory of public educati...
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Cable One works to keep channels
Cable One is in the process of negotiating a contract with NBC Universal to keep the channels for its customers. Those channels include CNBC, MSNBC, USA, SyFy, Sprout, Bravo, Oxygen, NBC Sports, Te...
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School district focuses on reading and nutrition
Literacy and nutrition are the focus for West Bolivar Consolidated School District this year. Activities to promote reading are being emphasized at each school and providing children at Ray Brooks ...
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Cleveland recognized for cleanup event
After a successful cleanup in April Keep Cleveland Beautiful has been recognized for its efforts by winning the Best Great American Cleanup Activation Award by the Keep America Beautiful's national...
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Cleveland receives Levitt AMP grant
The home of the GRAMMY Museum Mississippi will now have expanded opportunities to tout its musical heritage, as Cleveland has become one of 10 recipients of the first Levitt AMP grant award. The pr...
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Taborian supporters urge action on foundation funds
When Bolivar County supervisors walked into Monday's board meeting in Rosedale they were met with signs of protest held up by individuals in support of Taborian Urgent Care Center. James McBride, b...
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Accreditation strengthens DSU future
The Delta State University family is elated after recently receiving reaffirmation of accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. "This affirmation sho...
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How much time is devoted to test prep?
Testing has become a major part of school life over the last few years and questions often arise on how it has impacted teaching and learning in public schools across the state. When educational le...
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