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MCPSS Raises Toys, Money For Needy; Promotes Principals

January 8, 2021
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The Mobile County Public School System (MCPSS) saw more than 3,500 toys donated from 35 schools and the MCPSS Central Campus during its annual Stuff the Bus toy drive. Two…

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Elberta’s Sportsplex Construction Update

December 31, 2020
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The under-construction Sportsplex in Elberta will soon have lights placed in fields one (a large baseball field) and six (a softball field), according to The Onlooker. Planned completion of the…

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Mobile County Teachers Named Finalists For State Awards

December 31, 2020
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Hutchens Elementary’s Nicole Baranov and Dawes Intermediate’s Jessica Ellzey were recently named state finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, the Mobile County Public School…

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USA Receives $5-Million Donation

USA Receives $5-Million Donation

December 11, 2020
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The University of South Alabama (USA) has announced the pledge of $5 million to the school by alumni Jake and Pat Gosa. To be split evenly between the Mitchell College…

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Spanish Fort Elementary Gets VR Goggles

Spanish Fort Elementary Gets VR Goggles

December 4, 2020
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Students at Spanish Fort Elementary School will soon be able to use VR goggles for virtual tours and interactive digital lessons in all subjects, including art and music, according to…

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USA College Of Medicine Receives $50 Million For New Facility

November 27, 2020
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Last week, Gov. Kay Iveyannounced a $50-million allocation to the University of South Alabama (USA) to assist with the construction of a newCollege of Medicine facility. This amount is part…

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Deadline Nears For Community College Automotive Scholarships

November 27, 2020
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The Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association and Alabama Community College System are providing $189,000 for scholarships to help 52 students pursue a technical education certificate or associate degree in automotive manufacturing,…

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ASMS New Science Research Center Funded

November 27, 2020
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TheAlabama School of Mathematics and Science (ASMS) in Mobile has announced that the school received a $6.2-million appropriation from the State of Alabama to build a science research center within…

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MCPSS Hires Deputy of Operations

MCPSS Hires Deputy of Operations

November 20, 2020
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The Mobile County Public School System (MCPSS) recently welcomed Ernest Scarbrough as its new deputy of operations. Scarbrough, a native of the Mobile area, brings “significant experience in the field…

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B.C. Rain Builds Alabama's First High School Plane

B.C. Rain Builds Alabama’s First High School Plane

November 20, 2020
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B.C. Rain High School and its industry partners unveiled an airplane built by B.C. Rain’s Aviation and Aerospace Academy students last week, Mobile County Public Schools announced. The single-engine Van’s…

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