Articles by Ben Caxton

Mississippi Pre-k Programs in Nation’s Top Five

WASHINGTON, DC (Ben Caxton) — The National Institute for Early Education Research has Mississippi as one of only five states whose publicly funded pre-kindergarten program meets nine of 10 new quality standards for early childhood education. The report evaluated the state’s early learning collaborative programs, which are partnerships among school…










It’s Elvis Weekend at the Grammy Museum

CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Elvis is still in the building, in Cleveland. The Grammy Museum Mississippi building that is. Events today feature special performances, film screenings, and intimate conversations with close friends, bandmates, and associates of Elvis Presley. Special guests will lead discussions on Presley’s life, career, music legacy,…