It’s official: The interim tag has been removed from Sunflower County Consolidated School District Superintendent Miskia Davis. The school board voted Tuesday night to issue her a one-year contract for 2017-2018.
And then there were nine, dedicated and determined students who proudly marched across the stage and received their General Education Diplomas on Friday at the YouthBuild graduation ceremony in Indianola.
When referencing an institution whose chronicles are steeped in longevity, highlighting a 50-year commemoration may not seem like much. But that half-a-century mark takes on new significance when it honors youth participation and involvement.
A former Indianola Municipal Court Deputy Clerk convicted of embezzlement is more than $12,000 behind on her restitution payments. Alderman Gary Fratesi brought up the possibility of holding Tina Parker in contempt of court during Monday’s board meeting.
Minister Sandra Johnson beseeched her audience to strive for success during the second annual Parent Empowering Conference conducted by Save the Children Head Start/Early Head Start Centers in Sunflower County.