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Center Hill Elementary Students
Initial third-grade reading results released

Over two-thirds of DCS students passed assessments on first try

Fri May 27 04:15 PM

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Center Hill Elementary School grants wish

Center Hill Elementary School has raised over $100,000 and granted 17 wishes since 2003.

Fri May 27 04:02 PM

Angel Pilcher
Pilcher uses farmyard to teach and grow

Center Hill High School is growing… literally, thanks to Angel Pilcher and her garden/farmyard.

Fri May 27 03:54 PM

DeSoto County National Pan-Hellenic Council
National Pan-Hellenic Council of DeSoto County sponsors campaign

The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) of DeSoto County sponsored a TitleWish campaign to purchase books for Walls Elementary School and Horn Lake Elementary School libraries. 100 percent of monies raised were donated to each school.

Fri May 27 03:40 PM

Mental Health Department
New PostDeSoto County Schools celebrate Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week

Tajuana Williams, DeSoto County Schools director of mental health, said the district started offering mental health services in 2018 before the COVID-19 pandemic and now has 12 school-based mental health therapists to help students address any issues surrounding their mental health.

Fri May 27 03:30 PM

LIS National Elementary Honor Society
Lewisburg Intermediate School students collect pet food to help local animal shelter Staff report May 12, 2022 Updated May 13, 2022 0

Fourth and fifth graders at Lewisburg Intermediate School collected pet food and other supplies to help the local animal shelter as part of “April is for Animals”, a service project which was sponsored by LIS National Elementary Honor Society.

Fri May 27 02:58 PM

Riley Littleton
Riley Littleton named National Merit Scholarship winner

Riley Littleton of Olive Branch was awarded a National Merit Scholarship.

Fri May 27 02:49 PM

Horn Lake High School Choir Signees
Horn Lake High recognizes choral scholarships

The Horn Lake High School vocal music department Monday morning continued a tradition it started about five years ago. Six students were celebrated for receiving scholarships to further their music education at the collegiate level.

Tue May 10 12:00 PM

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Horn Lake's Nakobe Dean to remain an Eagle after NFL Draft

A special event was held at Horn Lake City Hall to honor Dean on Monday, where his friends, family and high school coaches spoke highly of his abilities and character. Latimer said others could learn from Dean's approach to success.

Tue May 10 11:30 AM

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Olive Branch student seeks to serve her country in the U.S. Navy

Olive Branch High School senior Yunekia Gray has been accepted to attend.

Tue May 10 11:00 AM