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Surviving Abuse

Student finds voice to share his experience of sexual assault In August 2015, fall classes began at Jones County Community College, and when Kristen arrived...

Miss. denounced over bill

On Tuesday, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed a bill into law that allows individuals and organizations to refuse service to the LGBTQ+ community on...

Gov. Bryant signs anti-LGBTQ+ legislation

On Monday, the Legislature sent the Religious Freedom Bill, House Bill 1523, to Gov. Bryant to be reviewed. That same day, protesters gathered outside...

LGBTQ+ advocates await Bryant’s decision

Pressure to change his position mounts for Gov. Phil Bryant, who has expressed support of House Bill 1523. Following its approval by the Senate March...

Dance team tests, welcomes new Darlings

With 31 veteran Darlings returning, 32 Dixie Darling applicants filled with anxious energy showed up to the Payne Center April 2 to vie for...

Community votes on best of ‘Burg, ‘Belt

When customers call Computer Karma during business hours, an automated message includes the shop’s record as the Pine Belt’s best computer shop for two...

Hattiesburg, state check motorists

A particularly burdensome process for the state’s judiciary and law enforcement branches is set to change with the September enactment of an insurance verification...

Jump Scholars spearheads latest retention efforts

The USM Office of New Student and Retention Programs is currently accepting applications for a program by which select incoming freshmen take summer courses,...

HPD carefully considers body cams for purchase

The Hattiesburg Police Department says it is close to selecting which body cameras it will purchase for officers. “There is money budgeted for the purchase...

Pee-wee: back, bigger than ever

As Printz News Editor, if I pretend to know nothing else, I pretend to know our readers. Ya’ll are largely late teen, early twenty-...

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