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Construction of new Academy of Innovation nears completion

Motorists who have driven along Mission 66 over the past 17 months have grown quite familiar with the construction project at the corner of Mission ... Read more

2 days ago by Tim Reeves.

RCEC’s Lawson: I love seeing and being the change our youth need

Every person has a story. Eric Lawson encourages his students to share and understand theirs to help them grow as people and as scholars. “I am ... Read more

5 days ago by Anna Kate Doiron.

AOI’s Adcock brings a bit of levity to her English lessons

For Christina Adcock, teaching English to 8th-grade students at the Academy of Innovation must be an extremely different task than teaching English to those in ... Read more

6 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Students raise new state flag in front of their school for the first time

Students at Vicksburg Intermediate School made history Wednesday, as they became the first to raise Mississippi’s new state flag in front of one of the ... Read more

7 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Warren County schools announce plans ahead of winter storm

Most of Warren County’s students are getting a snow day. The Vicksburg Warren School District and Porter’s Chapel Academy both announced they will close their ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

No school Monday for VWSD, Porter’s Chapel Academy

Students in Warren County are getting a snow day. The Vicksburg Warren School District announced that all of its schools and offices will be closed ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Bovina’s Fortenberry helps students find new ways to solve problems

This article is part of a series by The Vicksburg Post, in partnership with the Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce, featuring each of the Educator ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anna Kate Doiron.

VJHS’ Mitchell credits teaching with giving his life purpose

For Frank David Mitchell, a teacher at Vicksburg Junior High School, connecting his lessons to different cultures and geographical locations gives his students an experience ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anna Kate Doiron.

Study: Kids get virus at gatherings more often than school

JACKSON (AP) — Children are more at risk of contracting coronavirus at a social gathering than in a classroom or childcare setting, according to a ... Read more

3 weeks ago by The Associated Press.

Winners named in Vicksburg Warren School District’s Christmas Card contest

The Vicksburg Warren School District recently held a Christmas Card Design contest, where the winning designs were printed and mailed to the District’s business and ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Warren County children share their Letters to Santa

Below are the hundreds upon hundreds of Letters to Santa received and typed in by a few of The Vicksburg Post’s trusted elves, led by ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Anna Kate Doiron.

Sherman Avenue’s Henderson sets ‘high and clear expectations’ for her students

Sherman Avenue Elementary School kindergarten teacher Rena Henderson said the reason she teaches is "because greatness will come." For her students, that greatness is her. Henderson ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Vicksburg Warren School District reports positive COVID-19 cases as Christmas break begins

The Vicksburg Warren School District reached the halfway point Dec. 18 as teachers and students made it to the district’s Christmas break. It also marked ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Parman wants her students to be positioned to chase their dreams

For those not in education, finishing sixth grade and moving to middle school might not be considered one of life's biggest milestones. But, for Pam ... Read more

1 month ago by Tim Reeves.

Students create hundreds of Christmas cards for nursing home residents

Aja Odom is a fifth-grade student at Bowmar Avenue Elementary School and she, along with others in the Vicksburg Warren School District, participated in a ... Read more

1 month ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Cornelius uses real-life experiences in her business technology lessons

"One student said to me, 'I thought you were being too difficult in accounting when I was one cent short and you made me find ... Read more

1 month ago by Tim Reeves.

State auditors find issues with recent VWSD audit

A report by State Auditor Shad White’s office has unearthed a number of accounting errors within the Vicksburg-Warren School District, so much so that some ... Read more

1 month ago by Tim Reeves.

Area schools see similar Thanksgiving surge in COVID-19 cases

What health officials worried would be a Thanksgiving surge in new COVID-19 cases has started showing up in the daily reports from the Mississippi State ... Read more

1 month ago by Tim Reeves.

Photo Gallery: Vicksburg Cotillion Club presents 45 future leaders

The Vicksburg Cotillion Club was founded in 1987 with the goal of providing skills in etiquette, leadership, community service and exposure to general knowledge for ... Read more

1 month ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Readers of The Post honor Redwood Elementary’s Pettway

Growing up in Vicksburg, Erin Pettway had her fair share of influential teachers. She recognized the impact a teacher can have on the life of ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

COVID-19 reset: District makes good use of time during Thanksgiving holiday break

When the bells rang on Nov. 20, children and teachers within Warren County headed to a week away from the classrooms as they began their ... Read more

2 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Area schools report an increase in COVID-19 activity

Four schools within the Vicksburg Warren School District reported new COVID-19 activity last week, with six positive cases confirmed. At Beechwood Elementary School, officials announced ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

School district begins distributing thousands of Chromebooks

At a time when students and teachers alike are becoming more dependent on technology because of distance learning, the Vicksburg Warren School District reinforced its ... Read more

2 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Waterline break forces three schools to dismiss early

The Vicksburg Warren School District has announced the early dismissal of three of its schools following a waterline break. Students at Beechwood Elementary will be ... Read more

3 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Students celebrate lives on ‘Dia de Los Muertos’

Second-grade students at Beechwood Elementary have had fun learning about another culture’s traditions. They created art, made sugar skulls and on Friday watched, “Coco,” a ... Read more

3 months ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

District reports positive cases involving students and school personnel

The Vicksburg Warren School District Monday released details on positive COVID-19 cases involving students and personnel, as well as the number of students and personnel ... Read more

3 months ago by Tim Reeves.

School district’s bus drivers promote safety throughout year

Friday afternoon, Vicksburg Warren School District buses left the school district’s vehicle maintenance area behind Beechwood Elementary and traveled in a convoy to Sherman Avenue ... Read more

3 months ago by John Surratt.

Vicksburg Warren School District reports new COVID-19 cases at five schools

The Vicksburg Warren School District Monday reported seven positive COVID-19 cases involving teachers and students for the week ending Oct. 16. Overall, there were three ... Read more

3 months ago by Tim Reeves.

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