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9 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

Gilbert named finalist for Austin Peay's top position

Mississippi State University Provost and Executive Vice President Jerry Gilbert was named one of four finalists for Austin Peay State University's top post's upcoming vacancy.

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Related Topix: Austin Peay State University, Southern Utah University, Florida College, University of Texas at Tyler, Texas

9 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

'Pirates of Penzance' concludes Theatre MSU's 50th season

Mississippi State University Professor Emeritus Wayne Durst and his wife and longtime MSU faculty member Betty "Jo" Durst will be honored following Theatre MSU's April 24 opening night performance of "The Pirates of Penzance."

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Related Topix: Gilbert and Sullivan, Opera, Arts

14 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

Community Calendar for the week of April 20, 2014

Fairview Baptist Church, 127 Airline Road, Columbus, presents this unique music and drama event depicting the Easter story.

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Related Topix: Columbus, MS, Underground Railroad, World News, United Kingdom, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England, Mississippi State, MS, Gilbert and Sullivan, Opera

21 hrs ago | Washington Times

Parker honored by community college Hall of Fame

Jackie Parker, a Jones County Junior College athletic star from 1950-1952, has been selected for induction into the Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame.

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Related Topix: Mississippi State, MS

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Leaf-Chronicle

Four finalists named for Austin Peay State University president

A search advisory committee on Friday afternoon named the four finalists for the position of Austin Peay State University's next president.

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Related Topix: Austin Peay State University, Mercy College, Southern Utah University, Florida College, University of Texas at Tyler

The Miami Herald

Ag economists help farmers plot insurance coverage

Mississippi growers at some point this fall will have to make a momentous, one-time decision on how best to insure their livelihood over the next five years.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Mississippi State, MS

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Sunherald.com

Zinnias are easy to grow, bring blooms to summer

GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICEThese Benary's Giant mix zinnias are a must-have for those wanting long-lasting cut flowers.

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The Daily Republic

Family matriarch celebrates 100th birthday

When Isadora Norwood was born on a small farm in Brooksville, Miss., on April 17, 1914, only four months before the outbreak of World War I, no one, especially in the segregated South, thought a black man would become president.

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Related Topix: Brooksville, MS, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Times Post

Helping Houlka grow

Thousands of people have already walked, run and cycled the Tanglefoot Trail and Houlka is trying to get a few of them to stop and spend a few dollars downtown.

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Times Post

Civil War author to speak at Museum

David Harrison, author of the book "Okolona in the Civil War" will be the guest speaker at the Chickasaw County Museum at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 17. The event is free and open to the public.

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Related Topix: Chickasaw County, MS, Houston, MS, Okolona, MS, Amory, MS

Mississippi Business Journal

Cotton to take center stage during MSU summit

From entrepreneurs to designers, anyone interested in cotton textiles will learn something more about the market at Mississippi State University's upcoming Cotton Summit.

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Mississippi Business Journal

Cotton to take center stage during MSU summit

STARKVILLE - From entrepreneurs to designers, anyone interested in cotton textiles will learn something more about the market at Mississippi State University's upcoming Cotton Summit.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Kitsap Sun

South Kitsap's Kalima gets chance to play DI

Perhaps the strangest news coming out of Wednesday's letter of intent signing ceremony at South Kitsap High School was that football player Keli'ikuewa Kalima is headed to Mississippi State University.

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Choctaw Plaindealer

Sen. Cochran to keynote annual Boy Scouts fundraising effort

Senior U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran will be the keynote speaker at the "On My Honor Dinner for Scouting" for the Pushmataha Area Council, Boys Scouts of America, on Monday, April 14 at 7 p.m. at the Hunter Henry Center on the campus of Mississippi State University.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

Mississippi State makes NSF ranking of research universities

STARKVILLE - Mississippi State University continues to rank among the nation's top research universities, according to a new survey by the National Science Foundation.

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Related Topix: Mississippi State, MS, Starkville, MS

Sunherald.com

Former ECCC President Eddie M. Smith dies

He was 71. Smith's tenure was marked with an increase in enrollment, new program offerings, campus facilities and workforce education and training.

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Related Topix: University of Southern Mississippi, Mississippi

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Chronicle.com

Volume 60, Issue 31: April 18, 2014

With a lofty nest on 24-hour video watch, the Georgia campus landed a worldwide audience.

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Related Topix: Georgia, University of Connecticut, George Mason University

Mississippi Business Journal

Sawtimber, pulpwood markets improving, but challenges remain

Markets for Mississippi's sawtimber and pulpwood are bouncing back from the economic recession, but the industry is not improving across the board.

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Related Topix: Mississippi, CPU, Science / Technology, Gloster, MS, Amite County, MS, Wilkinson County, MS

Mississippi Business Journal

MSU tech leaders making changes in wake of 'Heartbleed'

STARKVILLE - Technology professionals at Mississippi State University are addressing the worldwide computer security vulnerability called "Heartbleed" by patching affected servers and advising Internet users on campus to change passwords, among other steps.

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Chronicle.com

Accreditation in Action: Inside a Site Visit

The stately wood-paneled walls of the John Grisham Room in the library at Mississippi State University give it a formal air.

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