For one class period, students used a whiteboard to tally, in real time, every Snapchat, Instagram, text, call or other notification that popped up. Students were told not to respond to avoid generating replies ... and further notifications.
Fishing on the Ridge Fishing derby had their lake stocked and ready for their annual event.Crowley Ridge State Park worked along with the Game and Fish to have 200 stocked catfish ready for Saturday’s derby.
Fernando Montiel’s family says he was bullied, but they had no idea until after he took his own life. Neither did his school district. Now Shelby County Schools is looking into new technology to help make it easier and safer for students to report bullying.
A-State held their spring graduation ceremonies with over 2,000 diplomas handed out to students.At Saturday’s graduation, graduates from all different majors, minors and emphasis areas gathered to walk across the stage to receive their diploma.
One A-State professor was honored Wednesday as she celebrates her career milestone among students, colleagues and friends.Dr. Lynita Cooksey taught at A-State for 26 years and began her journey there as a student.