Local Educator Vying for America’s Favorite Teacher

Update:  Continue to vote for Lauren Fancher for "America's Favorite Teacher." The Group Top 5 round ends tomorrow.Previous Story:  Lauren Fancher is the 6th Grade Math and Science teacher at Greenlee Elementary in the Attala School District. She submitted an entry into the Reader's... Read More.


Former KHS teacher returning as Career Coach

A former teacher in the Kosciusko School District is returning to KHS as its Career Coach.The school announced that Teresa Trussell will return to the school for the position.Trussell is a graduate of KHS and worked as a teacher in Kosciusko School District for... Read More.


Reeves signs largest teacher raise in years

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves has signed a bill to authorize the state's largest teacher pay raise in a generation.Legislative records show the Republican signed it Wednesday.Starting July 1, teachers will receive an average increase of about $5,100. That's a jump of more than 10%... Read More.

Governor Gets Teacher Pay Bill

A teacher pay raise bill has been sent to the governor after getting final legislative approval in the House Tuesday.The bill provides a $2,000 raise for assistant teachers and higher salaries for certified teachers at all experience levels and classifications, including:minimum starting pay of... Read More.