Can your high schooler code under pressure?

The 5th C Spire Coding Challenge is getting underway this week in Mississippi. Approximately, 130 students from 33 schools in 24 different counties will come with no prep information beforehand. Each year, the challenge is kept secret until the day of competition. Teams work with a C Spire mentor to flex their critical thinking and problem-solving … Continue reading “Can your high schooler code under pressure?”

Friday Rebel Report: What’s next for Ole Miss Hoops? Would Ole Miss Baseball benefit from using an opener?

Back from Nashville, Brian Scott Rippee and Collin Brister discuss Ole Miss’ loss to Alabama, whether it will benefit from the time off and what seed the Rebels may get in the NCAA Tournament. Some baseball talk included from a rough midweek series at Louisville. Would Ole Miss benefit from using an opener? iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/…/podca…/rebel-report/id1453233713… … Continue reading “Friday Rebel Report: What’s next for Ole Miss Hoops? Would Ole Miss Baseball benefit from using an opener?”

How do you spend your tax return?

In late 2017, Congress was racing forward to enact the largest overhaul of the US tax code in 3 decades. Fast forward to 2019 and Mississippians are experience the effects of the changes while filing their 2018 taxes. It’s interesting to know that there were more words in the IRS tax code than in the … Continue reading “How do you spend your tax return?”

Want to be a filmmaker in Mississippi?

Michael Williams of West Point, MS, has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC). This grant is a portion of the nearly $1.4 million in grants the Commission awarded in 2018-2019 and will be used to support and continue the development of future film projects. The grants are made possible by … Continue reading “Want to be a filmmaker in Mississippi?”

Borkey Show: The Saints made the right call not signing Mark Ingram

The New Orleans Saints had the most dynamic backfield in football over the last two seasons with Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram, but it was going to have to split eventually, and now was the best possible time to do it. Also on the show, OBJ gets traded to Cleveland and Bell signs with the … Continue reading “Borkey Show: The Saints made the right call not signing Mark Ingram”