More charter schools set to launch in Mississippi

There are currently four charter school operators vying for the opportunity to launch charter schools in Mississippi. And for the first time, charter schools would be established outside of the Jackson-metro area. “Right now, the state’s only charter schools are all in Jackson,” said Grant Callen with Empower Mississippi. “I’m encouraged to see that these … Continue reading “More charter schools set to launch in Mississippi”

Barber’s murder is another tragedy for the family of 6-year-old Kingston Frazier

The Jackson barber that was killed in his shop Friday was the great uncle of 6 year-old Kingston Frazier, who was kidnapped, shot to death, and left in his mother’s stolen car last month. Johnny Brown was the owner of a children’s barber shop called Just for Kids on Bailey Avenue in Jackson. He was … Continue reading “Barber’s murder is another tragedy for the family of 6-year-old Kingston Frazier”