Civil War – Columbia and Charleston, S. C. taken by Sherman

Sherman’s burning of Columbia

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The New York Times February 18, 1865 edition proclaimed “GLORIOUS NEWS; Triumphant March of Gen. Sherman. Columbia, S.C., Occupied on Friday Morning. Beauregard’s Forces Retreat as Our Troops Enter the Town. Large Quantities of Medical Stores … Read more

District reading fair held

Brantley Denson, Brennan McGlothin

On Friday, January 9, 2015, the District Reading Fair was held at Weir Elementary School. The 1st place winners from Weir, French Camp and Ackerman Elementary Schools were the students to advance to the District Level. The following winners from … Read more

Calling all former Star Students and Star Teachers

JACKSON, Miss. – Over the past 49 years, more than 10,000 of Mississippi’s top high school seniors have been honored by the M. B. Swayze Foundation Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program.

In celebration the 50th Anniversary of the STAR … Read more