Monthly Archives: January 2014

Top School Embraces Common Core

Let’s get this straight. Politician Michael Watson, a state senator from Pascagoula, thinks Common Core educational standards are bad. Educator John Buchanan, superintendent of the Petal School District – the third highest ranking school district in the state, thinks Common … Continue reading

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Goods Producing Jobs in Decline

In simple terms, state economies provide three types of jobs. The private sector provides goods producing and service jobs. The public sector provides government jobs. Goods producing jobs – manufacturing, construction, mining, forestry, agriculture – make up much of our … Continue reading

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