Posts Tagged ‘Scott County’

Bryant clears way for conservator of county schools

SCOTT COUNTY — Gov. Phil Bryant has issued a proclamation authorizing the Mississippi Board of Education to appoint a conservator for the Scott County School District. The Scott County School District is rated “B” by the Mississippi Department of Education. Last week, the Mississippi Board of Education amended Mississippi Public School Accountability Standard 2.3, allowing […] [...]

Eight counties report damage from storm system

ACROSS MISSISSIPPI — The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of damage from eight counties as a result of severe weather that moved through the state yesterday. MEMA says minor street flooding was reported in Hinds, Rankin, Washington and Yazoo counties. Trees were reported down in Jones and Scott counties. There was street flooding […] [...]

Life in Sebastopol is like a jar of fudge

by Stephen McDill Published: July 5,2013

Tags: chocolate, fudge, retail, Scott County, Sebastopol, small business, SpoonFudge

Something creamy and dreamy is stirring in rural Scott County. Just off Mississippi 21 in Sebastopol, SpoonFudge is working on homemade desserts for local residents, online customers and anyone lucky enough to come into their tasty shop. Co-owners Tarah Boykin and Aleisa Johnson took over the business in 2011 from a local photographer who had […] [...]

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