Not enough school teachers

Mississippi has an acute shortage of school teachers, especially in impoverished districts, and it’s tempting to look at stopgap measures to alleviate the problem.

But lowering the requirements to get a license to teach isn’t the way to do it.


The Scott Central football team will be guided by a new head coach this coming year.


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