A current DeSoto County school board member is among five new inductees to the Northwest Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame class. Charles Barton, who is on the DeSoto County school board, was a football player and at ran track for the Rangers between 1964-1965
DeSoto Central had the best team finish among DeSoto County schools and Graham Weiss of Hernando led county runners with a second-place finish of cross country runners in the Saltillo Invitational 4A/5A/6A meet Saturday.
Messages of support, care and concern are flooding social media to the family, co-workers, and students of Lewisburg High School basketball coach Adam Tipton, who passed away Friday evening, Sept. 16, after a brief illness.
District 3 board member Ann Jolley, the longest-serving board member, and who has been on the board since 1989, announced during Thursday’s recessed meeting her resignation and retirement effective Oct. 1.
Schools in the DeSoto County School District (DCS) will have a school resource officer (SROs) at each school campus this year in what has become a cooperative effort between the district, county supervisors, and city governments.