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December 29th

Law change expected for charter schools

December 29, 2011

By JEFF AMY
Associated Press

JACKSON — Republican control of Mississippi government could bring a new charter school law, and supporters are working on proposals.

December 28th

Bryan ends 36-year career as Oktibbeha County sheriff

December 28, 2011

As of Wednesday, Dolph Bryan had all but emptied the shelves of the office he will soon leave.

Public school system sees a year of change

December 28, 2011

By COLLEEN MCCARTHY
sdnedu@bellsouth.net

New Miss. leaders face familiar shortfall

December 28, 2011

By JEFF AMY
Associated Press

JACKSON — Mississippi lawmakers and Gov.-elect Phil Bryant will face a difficult task in crafting a state budget for the fiscal year that starts on July 1.

Grants, growth, tornado shaped Maben in 2011

December 28, 2011

By STEVEN NALLEY
citybeat@bellsouth.net

With the aid of several grant-funded projects, Maben saw growth in 2011 despite receiving damage during the April 27 tornado outbreak.

December 27th

City government sought identity, revamps in 2011

December 27, 2011

By STEVEN NALLEY
citybeat@bellsouth.net

New officials will be sworn in Thursday

December 27, 2011

By CARL SMITH
sdnnews@bellsouth.net

Newly and re-elected county officials will be one step closer to assuming their respective roles after partaking in a swearing in ceremony Thursday morning.

Rosenhan: County fire services saw an increase in ’11 calls

December 27, 2011

By COLLEEN MCCARTHY
sdnedu@bellsouth.net

Barbour reflects as term concludes

December 27, 2011

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS
Associated Press

December 26th

City to hone strategic plan during retreat

December 27, 2011

Members of the Starkville Board of Aldermen and Mayor Parker Wiseman will soon join for the board’s winter retreat, discuss the previous administrative year and develop a strategic plan for 2012.

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