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Hawk watch: An everyday bus ride becomes a time to explore

Posted 8/18/2018 in Community

"Looky there, there's Sparky!" said Debby Lawrence, carefully piloting a Lowndes County School District bus, just as she has almost every school day for the past four years. She points ahead, to the top of a utility pole in the rural west Lowndes countryside, where she's spotted a hawk.

Town & Tower to feature MUW updates

Posted 8/18/2018 in Community

A general update of happenings at Mississippi University for Women, including the latest in athletics, will be the highlight of the upcoming Town & Tower Club meeting scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 23 in Fant Memorial Library.

EMCC brings home gold in national Skills USA championships

Posted 8/18/2018 in Community

One East Mississippi Community College Automotive Technology Program graduate earned a national championship title and another earned second place in the 54th annual National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky.

How to get your child to do homework without a fight

Posted 8/18/2018 in Community

When it comes to your child's homework, do you beg, plead, or bribe?

Professor helps educators eliminate language barriers

Posted 8/18/2018 in Community

A Mississippi University for Women faculty member is helping educators identify children with speech and language impairments when English is their second language.

Laundry Love: There's a lot more going on here than detergent and quarters

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

It was in the spring of 2017 and a group of women from First United Methodist Church in Starkville were participating in a Bible study group when the women began to sense there was something more they should be doing.

A mural revisited, one more time

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

Jerry Franks skirted the ravages of time in a deserted hallway of his alma mater, S.D. Lee High School.

MSU, Mississippi National Guard announce Bulldog Free Tuition Program for service members

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

Mississippi State University and the Mississippi National Guard announced a new program Tuesday that will ensure free tuition for Mississippi National Guard service members enrolled full-time at MSU.

The W recognized by area breastfeeding coalition

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

A recent recognition by the East Mississippi Breastfeeding Coalition has reinforced that Mississippi University for Women cares about its campus community.

 

Tips for working moms facing back-to-school hustle

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

From the moment my daughter got out of school in May to the end of July, was a complete blur of summer camp, work, travel, deadlines, proposals and pool parties.

 

 

Sleepless in Mississippi: many 'surviving' on less than five hours sleep

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

We're told the ideal amount of sleep is a blissful seven or eight hours, but in today's increasingly busy world, that's not always possible to achieve.

 

 

School news: Wells graduates

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

 

School news: Scholarship recipients

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

IUE-CWA Local 83770 from Columbus Air Force Base recently awarded three $1,000 scholarships in the inaugural year of its scholarship program. Recipients, from left, are Sarah Jackson and Briann Benson, graduates of Caledonia High School, and Octavia Gilliland, a graduate of Pickens County High School in Reform, Alabama.

 

Military brief: Wallace graduates

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

 

Extension 'promises' to help communities combat opioids

Posted 8/11/2018 in Community

Agents and specialists with the Mississippi State University Extension Service are "promising" to confront the opioid problem in Mississippi communities.

Project HELP: 'Homeless' doesn't end when school bells ring

Posted 8/4/2018 in Community

Kelli Phelps has been busy. Her Wednesday morning was spent transporting a carload of backpacks, hygiene products, notebooks, cleaning wipes, pencils and other school supplies -- all donations collected by members of the Golden Triangle Association of Realtors.

Art for EB honors Super Gabe, keeps grandparent's pledge

Posted 8/4/2018 in Community

Gabe Valentine of Starkville was born with epidermolysis bullosa, a rare condition causing fragile, blistering skin and other debilitating complications.

 

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