Smithhart looks for effort, competitiveness in Friday scrimmage

By Paul Keane The Franklin Advocate The Bulldogs of Franklin County High School started off the 2019 season last week with full-scale practices. Now, at the end of Week 2, the team gets a chance to measure itself against someone else when FCHS travels to East Marion for a scrimmage. The junior varsity will begin…

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MDE reminds residents of compulsory school attendance requirements

JACKSON — With the new school year starting, the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE), Office of Compulsory School Attendance Enforcement would like to remind area parents about the law governing school attendance. Based on the Compulsory School Attendance law, a compulsory-school-age child means a child who has not reached the age of 6 years on…

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Election Results

We will only be posting the totals for when all precincts have been counted and will not be able to provide a precinct by precinct breakdown. Our website is still new, having gone live late Tuesday afternoon, so we are still in our infancy. We hope you find these election results, once posted, to be…

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