Education, Press Releases

Empower Mississippi launches Embark

Empower Mississippi

A new initiative will help educational entrepreneurs start new schools in Mississippi….

Work

The government shouldn’t tell food trucks they can’t be near restaurants

Brett Kittredge

A new regulation in Columbus will limit where food trucks can be…

Justice

First Step Act provides second chance

Joanna Holbert

Genesis Wess sat behind bars for 19 years waiting for a second…

Education

Ivy Green Academy: A learner-driven school

Joanna Holbert

“There’s no drill and kill here.” That’s how Dr. Donna Akers, Head…

Education

Supreme Court to hear landmark school choice case

Brett Kittredge

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments this week in a…

Education, Your Story

Ensuring students are prepared for life

Joanna Holbert

Ensuring that students are prepared for life. That’s the mission of Midtown…

Work

Let’s help those leaving prison re-enter society

Steven Randle

Each year, about 8,000 men and women leave prison in Mississippi. But…

Work

Perspective Matters on Thanksgiving

Russ Latino

The last 18-months have been hard for many people. The reasons are…

Work

As Thanksgiving approaches, inflation is eating your paycheck

Russ Latino

As Thanksgiving approaches, Mississippians will have to dig deep to put the…

Work, Your Story

How a childhood passion became a reality

Joanna Holbert

As a high school student growing up in Jackson, Patrick Harkins dreamed…

Press Releases, Work

Empower Responds to Reeves’ Recommendation to Eliminate Income Tax

Empower Mississippi

The push to become the tenth state without an income tax gained…

Education

How testing killed creativity

Joanna Holbert

There’s a fire that has burned inside of Khrysten Glass for as…