Oxford High superintendent implies segregation

On Sept. 29, Oxford High School’s newspaper The Charger published an article that took the Oxford community by surprise: “District considers opt-in school for...

Music festival takes deadly turn

Festival goers received a gruesome surprise March 13 when a drunk driver plowed through a crowded street killing two people and injuring up to...

Hurricane Nate makes landfall on Gulf Coast, minimal damage

Hurricane Nate made landfall on October 7 at the mouth of the Mississippi River on the southeastern side of Louisiana as a Category 1...

USM’s online program best in Miss.

The University of Southern Mississippi’s online education program was recently distinguished as the best among Mississippi colleges and universities in 2015- 2016, according to...

Mississippi tied for second in obesity

A new report from the Trust for America’s Health entitled “The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America” showed that Mississippi is...

Miss. ranked fifth in prescription opioid abuse

Mississippi came in fifth place in the nation last year with its use of opioids. According to The Associated Press and the Center for Public...

Obesity: a consistent silent killer in Mississippi

Mississippi has the second highest rate of adult obesity in the United States, according to the Mississippi State Department of Health. Many Mississippians suffer...

Gov. to Sign Concealed Carry Bill

A new law allowing concealed carry of a gun in a purse, handbag, satchel or briefcase, was passed by the Mississippi House last week. The...

Mississippi Universities Unfairly Lose Tax Breaks

On March 8, the Mississippi House voted 57 - 56 to deny tax exemptions to public universities that refuse to fly the state flag....

USM student dies of ‘blunt force injuries’

Early Saturday, USM student and Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity member Cole Whaley died of “blunt force injuries” at the DoubleTree hotel located at 300...

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