Natchez holds annual hot air balloon festival

This last weekend marked the 30th anniversary of Natchez’s most anticipated event: the Great Mississippi River Balloon Race. Hot air balloonists from around the country...

Student arrested for threatening social media post to Hattiesburg campus

Brandon Hardin, 20, a business major at The University of Southern Mississippi was arrested for posting an anonymous threat on social media application Yik...

USM football send-off party to take place Thursday, Aug. 28

The Southern Miss Department of Athletics and Southern Miss Activities Council (SMAC) invites fans to meet in front of the Duff Athletic Center to send-off the...

Scam attempt in Hattiesburg area

University Police advises any Hattiesburg residents to be aware of a scam being conducted in the Lamar County area. Two individuals, identified as a...

Hattiesburg campus to honor student writers Monday

The University of Southern Mississippi is set to honor the National Day of Writing by hosting a month-long exhibition known as Eagles Write!, according to a...

USM names Hopson new head coach

Six days after Monken’s departure, Bill McGillis announced on Twitter Saturday night that the head coach’s replacement has been found. Jay Hopson will join Southern...

Russian involvement in Syria complicates situation

(Photo: OZAN KOSE, AFP/Getty Images/USAToday) There is a crisis brewing right now that many Americans seem blissfully ignorant of, though it has the latent potential...

Officials hope to crack down on building codes

A new state law will require counties and cities to adopt a stronger set of standards for the construction of residential and commercial buildings. This...

Moser chosen as provost for USM

Following a months-long search process, The University of Southern Mississippi President Rodney Bennett selected interim Provost and Vice President of Student Affairs Steven Moser...

USM to compete for Arbor Day Foundation’s Best Tree Campus

The University of Southern Mississippi is among a select group of schools competing for the title of “Best Tree Campus” as sponsored by the...

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