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UM parking guru: Experiments, expectations
Mike Harris says countless variables can be managed in the quest for more effective parking and transportation strategies on the University of Mississippi campus.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Study Abroad Mississippi
My name is Kristen Bloom, and I am a Study Abroad Coordinator at Mississippi State University.
Mississippi Business Journal
MDOT welcomes Scott, Pettit
The Mississippi Department of Transportation recently welcomed Jason Scott as public information officer in the Public Affairs Division.
Delta Farm Press
New label for herbicide targets pigweed in rice
Broadleaf weeds have become an increasing problem in Mid-South rice production over the last decade.
Wheat beats hard freeze
Mississippi's in-season wheat crop and the soil that will soon host the state's springtime plantings seem to be holding their own against an unusually cold winter.
MSU joins Mexican groups to study Gulf ecosystem
A research consortium led by Mississippi State University is partnering with a group of institutions in Mexico to advance further study of the Gulf of Mexico's ecosystem.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Calibrachoa, verbena bring summer colors
GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICECalibrachoa Noa Sunset has contrasting orange popsicle-colored petals and a reddish-orange center.
Delta Farm Press
New farm bill: not enough monetary 'grease' to accommodate everyone
"We're in an extremely difficult environment in this country for getting anything done legislatively," says John Anderson, deputy chief economist for the American Farm Bureau Federation.
Rankins assumes Alcorn State presidency
The state College Board chose Rankins in February following an abbreviated search that became necessary after its former president resigned over a purchasing scandal.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
3/11/2014 - Musser Foundation Honors MSU's McCurdy
The award is given to outstanding Ph.D. candidates who, in the final phase of their graduate studies, demonstrate overall excellence throughout their doctoral program in turfgrass research.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Mississippi Press
Boy Scout Court of Honor awards Eagle Scout to MSU student Zachary Cuny of Ocean Springs
Zachary Cuny, son of Antonio and Stephanie Cuny of Ocean Springs, will be awarded the Eagle Scout Award, the highest rank awarded in scouting.
Jury deliberating over Parvin verdict
Jurors began deliberations shortly before 1 p.m. in the second murder trial of former Mississippi State University professor David Parvin.
Full-service pharmacy in Starkville a dream for owners
B.J. Cougle was working for a small pharmacy chain in Starkville when a major chain, Walgreens, bought out the only hometown pharmacy.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Percussion ensemble releases debut CD
Members of the Mississippi State University Percussion Ensemble pictured are, front row, from left, Derrick Jones, Garrett Gibson, Blake Patterson and Steven Culpepper.
Changing landscape: Timber industry altering state's terrain
Buy at photos.djournal.com A log truck makes its way along a Prentiss County road as it heads to a sawmill for processing.
Keith named interim MSU engineering dean
Mississippi State University formally named Swalm School of Chemical Engineering Director Jason Keith as the Bagley College of Engineering's dean Thursday.
People on the Move: Hinds Community College
She also will oversee the operation of Hinds Agricultural High School. She previously served as executive director of academic support for high schools in the Jackson Public School District, is a past principal of Forest Hill High School and was choral director for Powell Middle School and Canton High School, a middle school assistant principal for ... (more)
See green next weekend at St. Patrick's parades
JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALDThe 2014 grand marshal of the Waveland St. Patrick's parade is Scott Blackwell, and the colleen is Adrianna Hoda.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Movie God is Not Dead set to hit theatres March 21st.
The faith based movie "God's Not Dead" based on the book with the same title will hit theaters this March 21st.
Community Calendar for the week of March 9, 2014
Book signing -- Visiting novelist and attorney Paula Winchester Rank will read from her novel, "The Best Interest of the Child," and sign copies at Watermelon Cottage, 410 Third St. S., in Columbus, from 4:30-7 p.m. The book, a light-hearted, fast-paced, legal action adventure is available for $10.