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Former SNL writer teaching USM class
Classes will introduce participants to scripting film or television programs, from pitching program ideas to turning a story outline into screenplays in proper industry format.
4 hrs ago
USM's Bennett named rodeo's grand marshal
In February, almost a year after taking the reins as president of the University of Southern Mississippi, Rodney Bennett will hop in the saddle as the grand marshal of the 29th annual Southern Miss Coca-Cola Classic Rodeo.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Hattiesburg Clinic welcomes two new providers
Hattiesburg Clinic recently welcomed two new providers to the company. Marlena Bradley, CNP, has joined the department of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Hattiesburg church to renovate Hunt Club
The First Hattiesburg, a Baptist church, has decided to turn the complex - which once held a bowling alley, nightclub and deli - into a satellite campus.
Ogletree House fix hits snag
Funding issues may be afoot for the University of Southern Mississippi's repairs to the Ogletree House, which sustained heavy damage during the Feb. 10 tornado.
Engagement: Ann Claire Reynolds & Steven Kelly
Wedding vows will be exchanged at 6 p.m. on January 4, 2014, at Carterville Baptist Church in Petal.
On the Move: Community Bank
She has been with Community Bank since 2010. Grice, a Brandon native, is a graduate of Brandon High School and attended Northeast Community College in Booneville before transferring to the University of Southern Mississippi.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Debra Ann Thompson
Debra Ann Thompson, 50, died Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at River Region Hospital in Vicksburg.
Graduation day: Students overcome obstacles to earn degrees from USM
If you seek a fitting rallying cry for the 1,100 University of Southern Mississippi students who received their diplomas Friday, look no further than the words pasted on Merrika Morris's graduation cap.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
USM holds fall graduation
The University of Southern Mississippi held the first of two commencement ceremonies this morning at Reed Green Coliseum.
Mississippi Business Journal
Jay Dean, Gwen James honored as Hub Award recipients
Jay Dean, music director of the University of Southern Mississippi Symphony Orchestra, and Gwen James, co-owner and president of Coldwell Banker Don Nace Realty, are the 2013 Hub Award recipients.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Parade to honor area football champions
The University of Southern Mississippi will host a celebration of the area's three high school football state champions, Oak Grove, Forrest County AHS and Bassfield, on Monday with a parade through campus, culminating in a rally at M.M. Roberts Stadium.
USM to hold Freedom Summer conference in June
The University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Black Studies, in collaboration with the city of Hattiesburg, Hattiesburg Historic Downtown Association and the Hattiesburg Convention Commission will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Summer, when more than 1000 volunteers came to Mississippi from across the nation in 1964 to launch ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
USM president discusses energy research, athletics
University of Southern Mississippi President Rodney Bennett proudly displayed the school's Halbrook Award trophy during this morning's media roundtable.
Norton to head international programs at USM
Dr. Daniel Norton will join the University of Southern Mississippi as associate provost for International Programs, beginning March 1, 2014.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Mississippi Supreme Court ruling stands in soccer cases against USM
With the required time period expired for filing new petitions to the U.S. Supreme Court, the Mississippi Supreme Court's favorable ruling toward the University of Southern Mississippi in three cases involving former coaches with the women's soccer program will stand.
O'Quinn contributes to pair of books
Jamie O'Quinn, resource development coordinator for The Children's Center for Communication and Development at The University of Southern Mississippi, is contributing author and photographer for two books making their debut this month.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Extra Table holiday concert set
On Tuesday, the Saenger Theater will be filled with the sounds of Christmas as the second annual Extra Table Christmas Concert takes the stage.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
College signs partnership with EPA
GAUTIER, Miss. -- Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is partnering with the Environmental Protection Agency to expand environmental education programs at the two-year school.
Ole Miss, ASU win Donor Challenge
Ole Miss signed up 335 new donors, barely beating the University of Southern Mississippi with 332 donors.