Monthly Archives: October 2013

TPSD School Board 10.08.13

Tupelo School Board meeting has begun. All five board members are present. The board will hear presentations and reports at this meeting. It will meet again at 5 pm. at Carver Elementary and will vote at that time. Board President Beth Stone announced that she will step down from the board in order to spend […]

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Single family statistics

Today’s installment of the Daily Journal’s “State of Our Schools” series includes a look at the rising percentage of Mississippi babies who are being born to unmarried mothers. Below is the data that accompanied that story. Births to Unmarried Mothers: Percentage of Mississippi babies born to unmarried mothers through the years: Total 1962: 14.4 1976: […]

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