via BlackAmericaWeb: According to a federal lawsuit, recent high school graduate Olecia James claims she was denied her rightful place as salutatorian of her Mississippi high school’s graduating class so that the district would not cause an issue among the town’s white residents. In the lawsuit, uploaded for viewing by The Hill, James seeks monetary damages and a change […]

via Fox8cleveland: Two identical twin brothers in Toledo are receiving the highest academic honors they can receive in high school. One is Valedictorian and the other, Salutatorian. According to WTVG, Deontae and Denotrae Wright, 17, are the Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively, of Scott High School. “We both like to compete against each other,” Deontrae told the […]