The Environmental Protection Agency recognized Bayou Town Productions for the work they do to teach kids how to keep the Gulf clean and healthy by awarding them with the Gulf Guardian Award for environmental youth education.
The first South Mississippi Entertainment Conference was on Saturday at the University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park campus in Long Beach. The goal is to help create an entertainment industry by connecting students with valuable resources in a variety of disciplines.
CPR training is now at the 100 percent placement level at Coast high schools. But now, thanks to Bancorp South and the American Heart Association, the valuable life-saving training is now being implemented at the junior high level.
Wedneday was a day filled with informational sessions on the topic at the University of Southern Mississippi. An education and training session to discuss human trafficking and ways to combat it was held inside the Trent Lott Center on USM’s campus.
Ole Miss Interim Chancellor Larry Sparks sent an email to students, faculty and staff Wednesday afternoon detailing the next steps to moving the statue from the center of campus to the Confederate cemetery on campus, calling it “a more suitable location.”
Three days in and students at St. Martin High School are already taking advantage of the “Comfort Closet," a private closet inside a teacher work area stocked with school supplies and personal hygiene products.