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Local organization works to end hunger

A nonprofit organization is feeding the hungry around the state of Miss., and it all started in Hattiesburg. Robert St. John, a Hattiesburg restaurateur, chef...

Community service benefits students

The University of Southern Mississippi’s Center for Community and Civic Engagement has seen a 50 percent increase in community service hours in the past...

Hattiesburg welcomes Branch

Yesterday marked another victory for Hattiesburg native Robert St. John with the opening of Branch, his new cocktail bar adjoining Purple Parrot Café. A ribbon-cutting...

Recruitment focuses on values

The seven College Panhellenic Council sororities at The University of Southern Mississippi will open their homes to potential new members for formal recruitment beginning...

Pine Haven apartments to close

After opening 54 years ago and housing many graduate students and families, Pine Haven apartments will close permanently in January 2015. According to Scott Blackwell,...

Student in critical condition after accidental shooting

Southern Miss student Blake Ballard is in critical but stable condition after he was transported to the hospital yesterday due to what appeared to...

Eaglepalooza draws more than 10,000 downtown

Friday night, a group of students, Hattiesburg locals and people from across the state came out in droves to experience the annual Eaglepalooza concert event.  The streets of...
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The Suffocating Anger George Floyd’s Life Sparked

I wish I wasn’t writing this piece, but was compelled to do so. I’m sick and tired of being a young black man always watching my back out of fear for incidents like this, where George Floyd had a knee on his neck for 8 minutes, as if he was a dog and not human.

Petal Protest May 2020 Photo Gallery

Members of the Petal-Hattiesburg community joined together for three days on the Petal City Hall lawn to...

President announces modifications to Fall Semester

The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) has announced plans to condense the Fall 2020 semester calendar in an effort to limit student travel into and out of the region and help prevent the potential spread of COVID-19.

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The Suffocating Anger George Floyd’s Life Sparked

I wish I wasn’t writing this piece, but was compelled to do so. I’m sick and tired of being a young black man always watching my back out of fear for incidents like this, where George Floyd had a knee on his neck for 8 minutes, as if he was a dog and not human.

Petal Protest May 2020 Photo Gallery

Members of the Petal-Hattiesburg community joined together...

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