Wednesday Mar 5
Board names Rankins as Alcorn State president
Alfred Rankins Jr. was named the next president of Alcorn State University Tuesday by the Mississippi College Board, which chose an insider following an abbreviated search that became necessary after its former president resigned over a purchasing scandal.
Bland named academic VP at Miss. Valley State University
Constance Bland has been named vice president of academic affairs at Mississippi Valley State University.
Jerry Rice: Kidney disease 'can hit any family'
Tracy Shelby of Hattiesburg, who has type 1 diabetes, had heard the disease could damage his kidneys.
IHL names preferred Alcorn State presidential candidate
The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning announced today the selection of Alfred Rankins, Jr. as the preferred candidate for the presidency of Alcorn State University.
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Mitchell excited teaching profession
Cleveland Technical and Vocational Center Director Monica Mitchell said she did not realize education was her calling until she became a Head Start teacher.
Report: Saginaw Superintendent Carlton Jenkins interviewed for Minnesota job
The district's school board narrowed the candidates down to three, and Jenkins was not selected, according to the Anoka-Hennepin website .