Bennett proves students remain at the top of his agenda

Donates pay raise to USM scholarship University of Southern Mississippi President Rodney Bennett announced to the university community on July 6 that he would be...

Miss. Rising Coalition protests state holiday

Several members of the Hattiesburg community celebrated Confederate Memorial Day through a peaceful protest outside of the Forrest County Circuit Courthouse on April 24. Members...

First lady pushes up Jackson State graduation

Jackson State University scheduled first lady Michelle Obama to give the graduation commencement speech on April 23. “We are honored and very pleased to have...

Michael Aycox speaks to pre-law students

Michael Aycox, Mississippi’s first openly gay congressional candidate, spoke to Southern Miss students about his campaign and his advice for students on Thursday, Nov....

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...

Mississippi Joins Workforce Training Project

Gov. Phil Bryant announced March 23 a federal program to get people trained, employed and out of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. Mississippi is...

Marijuana legalization progresses

On Oct. 20, the fourth of nine steps was taken to create an official ballot initiative for the legalization and decriminalization of marijuana in...

Miss. GOP faces key issues in 2015

Caption: Gov. Phil Bryant/ Lance Cheung Dems use pivotal topics to challenge incumbents  Mississippi Republicans have been in charge of both houses of Legislature and the...

Resident tells rendition of shock wave

About two miles before the locked gates to Tatum Salt Dome lied a dirt-road entrance to Tom Breshears’ home he has inhabited since 1974. A...

Emmett Till: Bryant admits lies

On Thursday, Jan. 26, news broke that Carolyn Bryant, the white woman who accused black 14-year-old Emmett Till of whistling at her in 1955,...

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