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Presley: Rural areas need stronger cellular coverage

August 30, 2012

By NATHAN GREGORY
sdnreporter@yahoo.com

Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley spoke at the First Baptist Church gymnasium in Maben Thursday about several objectives regarding rural Mississippi communities the PSC is addressing.

County MCT2 results show inconsistencies

August 30, 2012

By STEVEN NALLEY
sdnedu@bellsouth.net

The Mississippi Department of Education released data this week showing percentages of students who earned proficient or advanced scores on the Mississippi Curriculum Test, Second Edition (MCT2), revealing growth among the Oktibbeha County School District’s elementary students but less consistent, weaker results among its high school students.

Labor Day gas prices should remain steep

August 30, 2012

FROM WIRE REPORTS

For Labor Day weekend, American consumers in 45 states will likely see the highest fuel prices they’ve ever seen at this time of year. Only motorists in Alaska, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico and Wyoming will be spared from record-high prices at the pump.

Officials: Football routes more than moving MSU fans

August 30, 2012

By CARL SMITH
sdnnews@bellsouth.net

Mississippi State University Shuttle Operations Manager Jeanette Bailey says transportation officials are ready for an influx of Bulldog fans this football season and are hopeful more visitors utilize the university’s game-day transportation systems.

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