It is with best wishes and heartfelt appreciation that we announce the retirement of Dr. Pat Smith after thirty years of research, writing, and teaching. For more on Dr. Smith, check out this story in Southern Miss Now.
The National History Day in Mississippi delegation 'did us super-proud' at Nationals, which just concluded in College Park, Maryland! Top finishers: McComb HS performance, 7th in the Nation; Erin Sparkman exhibit, FCAHS, 9th in the Nation; 'Best of State' Medalists were McComb HS performance and Jon Franz, Starkville, paper. Other high finishers: Brian Ko website, Pascagoula HS, 3rd in first room; McComb HS documentary, 4th in room. For more information about NHD in MS, click here.