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Shelby Latino

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  • LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss (WCBI)- According to state tests, almost half of all third graders are not reading as well as they should for their age.

Governor Phil Bryant signed a new law this year that requires third graders to be proficient in reading before being promoted to the fourth grade. This puts more pressure on the teachers of kindergarten, first, and second graders to have their students ready by the time they reach the third grade.

    Reaching Reading Levels

    LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss (WCBI)- According to state tests, almost half of all third graders are not reading as well as they should for their age. Governor Phil Bryant signed a new law this year that requires third graders to be proficient in reading before being promoted to the fourth grade. This puts more pressure on the teachers of kindergarten, first, and second graders to have their students ready by the time they reach the third grade.
  • COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – The new English Prince, George Alexander Louis, is stirring up a lot of talk about baby names.

    Unique Baby Names

    COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – The new English Prince, George Alexander Louis, is stirring up a lot of talk about baby names.
  • STARKVILLE, Miss. – (WCBI)- Students from all over the country apply and participate in Mississippi State University's Summer Scholar program.

    Summer Scholars at MSU

    STARKVILLE, Miss. – (WCBI)- Students from all over the country apply and participate in Mississippi State University's Summer Scholar program.
  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – (WCBI)- The city of Columbus is planning to turn two flood prone lots into something positive for the community.

    Columbus Seeks to Purchase Flood Prone Properties

    COLUMBUS, Miss. – (WCBI)- The city of Columbus is planning to turn two flood prone lots into something positive for the community.
  • COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI)- As summer temperatures skyrocket, your wallet could be shrinking.

    How to Save on Your Energy Bill

    COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI)- As summer temperatures skyrocket, your wallet could be shrinking.
  • The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency brought first responders of all kinds together today in Lowndes County.

    MEMA Hosts Emergency Drill

    The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency brought first responders of all kinds together today in Lowndes County.