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Jps Consolidations

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www.youtube.com – – 2023-09-12 07:45:23


SUMMARY: Two middle schools in Brooklyn, Peeples Middle School and Whitten Middle School, will now operate as separate entities in one building. The internal investigation into a cheating scandal caused 18 vacancies across both schools, prompting them to merge and fill in the gaps. Whitten Middle School will use Peeples' updated while sharing staff, causing concern among about student-teacher ratios and potential confrontations due to school rivalry. Superintendent Errick L. Greene assures that this move is for the advancement of both schools, with a target student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1 for core classes.

Two JPS schools consolidating

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Miss Mississippi Teen USA 2024

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www.youtube.com – – 2024-07-15 10:43:14


SUMMARY: Teen USA 2014 crowned holder shares her journey on a morning show. She feels amazing and to represent Mississippi. She dances at Showstopper Studio of Dance, which became her safe after her father's passing at 13. She founded a program, “Dancing Through the Decades,” to share dance with diverse community groups. Preparing for Miss USA involves rigorous physical and mental . Inspired by Stephanie Skinner, a first runner-up from New York, she embraces the competition. Viewers can follow her on social and watch the pageant on the CW Network on August 1st. Her favorite meal is poppy seed chicken.

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VIDEO: Several baseball players with ties to the Magnolia State and beyond selected in the first

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www.youtube.com – WTVA 9 – 2024-07-15 10:03:33


SUMMARY: Tonight, the MLB draft brought exciting news for young athletes from the region. Connor Griffin of Prep, a standout shortstop and outfielder committed to MSU, was picked ninth overall by the Patriots. Griffin, Gatorade's National High School Player of the Year, displays five-tool potential. Braden Montgomery, hailing from Central, was selected 12th by the Boston Red Sox. Mississippi 's Dangelo Cincha made history as the first switch-handed picked in the first round, going 15th to the Mariners. Additionally, Alabama's right-hander Ben Hess was chosen 26th by the New York Yankees, marking a proud night for these future MLB .

Several players with ties to the Magnolia State and the region were selected in the first round of the 2024 MLB draft.

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Mississippi must work quickly to redraw legislative districts

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www.youtube.com – WTVA 9 – 2024-07-15 10:01:37


SUMMARY: rights attorneys urge Mississippi to swiftly redraw some legislative districts to ensure equal representation for Black . They filed papers requesting special elections in updated districts this November. On July 2nd, three federal judges mandated the redrawing of certain House and Senate districts, citing weakened Black voting power in current districts. The judges seek the new districts before the legislative in January. However, attorneys for state election commissioners argue that it's impossible to establish new districts in time for November's elections.

Attorneys said Mississippi needs to work quickly to redraw legislative districts.

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