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Schools hope spirit of volunteering is catching

Seeing school-age children lending a hand at volunteer organizations isn’t uncommon, but for some students, their good deeds are also part of their education. Local ... Read more

Natchez High School senior finds happiness in music

Most teenagers love music, but for one Natchez High School senior listening to music is his past, present and future. Read more

Bright Future: Trinity junior stays busy excelling in class, on court

Although he’s only 17, Cole Mosby runs on a tight schedule. Read more

Bright Future: NASD Fourth grader tests at high school reading level

When Tavia Morris, 9, got her November STAR Assessment reading results back, the results indicated she was reading at the level of someone twice her ... Read more

Only a minute: Natchez students help with tricentennial project

Before this week, Robert Bradford Jr., 16, had never heard of St. Clair Drake. But on Thursday, he was recording a video describing Drake’s efforts ... Read more

NASD Superintendent not surprised by district test scores

One day after state test scores were released, Superintendent Frederick Hill said he is not surprised by the Natchez-Adams School District’s performance. Read more

Natchez-Adams schools did not meet expectations on test scores

The majority of Natchez-Adams School District students in grades three through eight did not meet expectations in the preliminary test data released by the Mississippi ... Read more

Parish schools ‘pretty happy’ with annual report cards

The Concordia Parish School District is maintaining a “C” average, though its overall score has improved. Read more

Familiar face to lead Concordia Parish Schools in interim

A familiar face will take the reins in the Concordia Parish school system in January — Loretta Blankenstein. Read more

Natchez-Adams School District board questions training programs

Data discussions dominated the Natchez-Adams School Board’s monthly meeting Thursday. Read more

Photo feature: Morgantown musicians play the sounds of the season

Morgantown Arts Academy's band and choir put on a holiday show Tuesday as the school hosted its Christmas Extravaganza. Read more

Bright future: Delta Charter’s robotics team takes third in state competition

Inexperience didn’t stop Delta Charter School’s middle school robotics team from placing third earlier this month in robot performance at the First Lego League State ... Read more

Natchez High building to be replaced?

The Natchez-Adams School Board decided Tuesday to research whether some — or most — of Natchez High School should be replaced. Read more

Bright Future: NHS junior beats state average for ACT score

Beating the state average ACT score might be enough for most students, but one Natchez High School junior is still reaching for the stars. Read more

NASD survey: Most employees ‘happy’

The Natchez-Adams School District Board President told the Adams County Board of Supervisors Monday that 95 percent of employees surveyed “seem pretty happy.” Read more

School district plans Natchez Early College Academy move to college campuses

Next year, students enrolling in the Natchez Early College Academy might only have to go next door to attend college classes. Read more

Bright Future: Vidalia teen named Miss Merry Christmas

When the Vidalia Christmas parade rolls from Vidalia Upper Elementary at 3 p.m. Sunday, Ajah Williams expects to be smiling and waving to the crowds. Read more

NASD survey available online

On Monday, the Natchez-Adams School District launched an online survey asking community members for feedback about the district. Read more

Bright Future: McLaurin student wins outstanding pre-teen honor

When Destiny Addae was born, doctors told her mother that Destiny had a 99.9-percent chance of being deaf. Read more

Parenting expert, columnist coming to Cathedral in February

A nationally syndicated columnist and parenting expert will speak at Cathedral School in February. Read more

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