Mississippi Illiteracy Melanie Peeples reports on the alarming illiteracy rate in Mississippi. One in every four adults in the state is functionally illiterate.
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Mississippi Illiteracy

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Mississippi Illiteracy

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Melanie Peeples reports on the alarming illiteracy rate in Mississippi. One in every four adults in the state is functionally illiterate.