Boys State signs deal with Miss. State

By The Associated Press

STARKVILLE — Mississippi State University will host the host American Legion Boys State in Starkville for the next three years.

The school and Boys State officials made the announcement this past week.

The program brings high school seniors-to-be together to teach them about government.

Boys State will begin on campus this year.

Boy State has been held at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg the last couple of years.