3 min ago
Terie Velardi: Usm may not be the best partner for the Coast
The recent changes to the Gulf Coast campus of University of Southern Mississippi are sad and crippling.
1 hr ago
Womble named Boys & Girls Clubs of the Gulf Coast Youth of the Year
The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Gulf Coast Youth of the Year award was presented to Joshua Womble, a member of the Qatar Center at Pass Christian.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Mississippi Press
History ignored in debate over black vote in GOP Senate primary
Reaction to the fact that black voters were either invited or influenced to take part in a Mississippi Republican second primary vote has run the gamut from histrionics to humor, but the fact is that the history of electoral entanglement between blacks and the Mississippi GOP is in great measure coming full circle.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Engagement: Skylar Rodgers & Robert Jennings
Wendy Tennyson Jennings and John C. Jennings, all of Hattiesburg. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Henry Rich, III of Bassfield and the late Mr. and Mrs. Willie Ray Rodgers of Gulfport.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Education notebook for South Mississippi
Nowak is a 2013 graduate of the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science in Columbus.
Diane C. Peranich: Time to switch university partners on Coast
Our quality of life and our ability to diversify the Coast's economy are at risk.
Robin Overstreet, professor emeritus in the department of coastal sciences at the University of Southern Mississippi, will receive the Eminent Parasitologist Lectureship award at the American Society of Parasitologists conference in New Orleans.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Kelly chairman of state education board
Since 2007, Kelly has served as Gulfport's chief administrative officer. He was appointed to the board by Gov. Haley Barbour in 2011.
Mississippi Business Journal
USM entities unite in dyslexia therapy
Several factors came together as the impetus for the inaugural class of the dyslexia therapy master's program at the University of Southern Mississippi, the first of its kind at a public institution in the state.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Southern Miss to close Pine Haven apartments
Scott Blackwell, director of Residence Life at Southern Miss, tells The Hattiesburg American due to a decrease in demand for graduate student/family housing, a decision was made about a year ago to stop accepting new tenants for the nine-building complex.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Meadowlands stadium honored for security
The home of the New York Jets and Giants was presented with the 2014 Facility of Merit for Safety and Security Award by the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security at The University of Southern Mississippi.
Burlington Times News
New assistant principals set to take posts
Wroblewski graduated from Elon College in 1999, got a master's degree in education from UNC-Greensboro in 2008, and a certificate in school administration from UNCG in 2012.
Waterborne Symposium Issues Call for Papers
The School of Polymers and High Performance Materials at The University of Southern Mississippi has issued a call for papers for presentation at the 42nd Annual International Waterborne Symposium, February 9-13, 2015 in New Orleans.
Willie Morris continuing ed class this fall to include Yazoo City tour 7/18/2014
I am so excited! Northwest is offering the first ever author study and hometown tour featuring Willie Morris this fall as a Continuing Education class for local educators.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Mississippi Press
Southern Miss 'Beach Bash' on Friday to recognize scholarship recipients, rally Alumni
Friends, family, alumni, students and fans of the University of Southern Mississippi are invited to the 16th Annual Southern Miss Beach Bash on Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Matt Hemmer and Lisa Wayt exchanged wedding vows in Zanesville
Lisa Wayt and Matt Hemmer were united in marriage on June 7, 2014, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Zanesville.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Sea Coast Echo
HCLS's Courtney Thomas earns public librarian scholarship
Courtney Thomas, Hancock County Library System's Executive Director, was recently named the sole recipient of the Public Librarian Scholarship by the Mississippi Library Commission.
Sea Coast Echo
Gulf Park library exhibiting works by Hancock resident Mike Ramsey
A unique exhibit, titled 'Coastal Fascination,' by photographer Mike Ramsey is currently on display at The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park campus library in Long Beach.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Consumer spending locally and nationally on the upswing
JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALDRenesha McNeal of Gautier puts sales signs in the window of Wet Seal at Edgewater Mall in Biloxi in 2010.
Daily Times Leader
City to host homebuyer workshop
The city will be hosting a free homebuyer education workshop from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 2 in the upstairs conference room at City Hall.