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20 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

Chalmette High 2002 salutatorian and Miss Chalmette High is now assistant principal at the school

In 2002, Kelli Roussell Watson was Chalmette High's class salutatorian and voted Miss Chalmette High - two of the school's highest honors.

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Related Topix: Loyola University New Orleans, Mathematics, Science

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Sunherald.com

Around South Mississippi

Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast has been awarded eight AmeriCorps member positions and is seeking qualified candidates to serve locally during the 2014-15 service year in the construction, family services and volunteer services departments.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Sunherald.com

Personnel File

Shelia White will be inducted into the Southern Public Relations Hall of Fame in a ceremony this month at Mississippi State University.

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Related Topix: Mississippi State University, Pascagoula, MS, Moss Point, MS, Harrison County, MS

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

USM student selected for Physicians Scholarship Program

Lorenzo Spencer, a junior at University of Southern Mississippi, was recently selected to participate in the undergraduate portion of the Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship Program .

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Related Topix: Mississippi, Mississippi Government, Hattiesburg, MS, University of Mississippi

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

University libraries' digital collections hosts Digi Day

Ten students from the School of Library and Information Science at The University of Southern Mississippi recently participated in Digi Day, an opportunity for students in SLIS to obtain service hours and digitization experience while assisting the digital lab with existing projects.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Mississippi

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

USM researchers working toward vaccine for West Nile Virus

As temperatures rise throughout the long, hot days of summer in South Mississippi, so too does the presence of mosquitoes.

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Southern Miss research team studying new cancer drug therapy

Polymer researchers at The University of Southern Mississippi are conducting studies that could revolutionize the drug delivery process for cancer patients.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, Mississippi

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

American Beauty: Second-generation 'Camellia Queen' on her way to Miss Mississippi Pageant

Bethany Cuevas is following in her mom's beauty queen footsteps and hopes to take that legacy a step farther next week at the Miss Mississippi Pageant.

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Related Topix: Mississippi, Long Beach, MS, January, Biloxi, MS

ProPublica

Dispatches From Freedom Summer

Civili rights workers in a Freedom Summer office in Clarksdale, Mississippi ca 1964 Fifty years ago this summer, hundreds of black and white volunteers converged on Mississippi in an effort to, as they put it, make Mississippi a part of America.

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Related Topix: Clarksdale, MS, Greenwood, MS

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Mississippi Press

United Way for Jackson and George Counties introduces 2014 campaign cabinet

The cabinet is made up of a group of volunteers who have the task of being the initial phone call that most companies receive regarding the United Way for Jackson and George Counties campaign.

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Related Topix: Jackson County, MS, Pascagoula, MS, Ocean Springs, MS, Mississippi

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Sunherald.com

Gulfport will get new microbrewery

JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALDChandeleur Brewing Company at 14th Street and 28th Avenue in downtown Gulfport on Wednesday July 2, 2014.

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Related Topix: Gulfport, MS, Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies

Naples Daily News

Naples Christian Academy Announces New Principal

This story is contributed by a member of the Naples community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Naples Daily News Mrs. Jennifer Deiros will be elevated to the position of PK-8 Principal starting in the 2014-2015 school year.

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Related Topix: Naples, FL, University of South Florida, Collier County, FL, Florida Gulf Coast University, University, FL

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

USM, hospitals form network to study West Nile virus

The mosquito-transmitted West Nile virus has been on the upswing nationwide over the past several years.

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Related Topix: University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS

Sunherald.com

Around South Mississippi

The Jackson County Utility Authority announced the beginning of a project to offer water south of Graveline Bayou between Ocean Springs and Gautier.

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Related Topix: Jackson County, MS, Ocean Springs, MS, Gautier, MS

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Mississippi Press

SRHS honors May employees of the month

Jackson was born and raised in Moss Point where she graduated from Moss Point High School.

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Related Topix: Moss Point, MS, Pascagoula, MS, Medicine, Nursing, Heart Failure, Health

Examiner.com

A five-star feast for the book connoisseur: 'Turning the Tables' July Fourth

On a recent trip, one Examiner writer experienced a five-star meal in a five-star setting with five-star service.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Times

Class Notes: Department of Education redesigns website

Navigation of the site was also upgraded. The aesthetics of the site will remain familiar to those who frequent it.

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Related Topix: Hall County, GA, Flowery Branch, GA

Sat Jun 28, 2014

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

USM research team studying new cancer drug therapy

Polymer researchers at The University of Southern Mississippi are conducting studies that could revolutionize the drug delivery process for cancer patients.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, Mississippi

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Half Shell Oyster House donates percentage of revenue to Children's Center

The Half Shell Oyster House in Hattiesburg is donating 10 percent of gross receipts collected between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. Wednesday June 25 to The University of Southern Mississippi's Children's Center for Communication and Development.

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Related Topix: Hattiesburg, MS

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Camp Quidd-Lit summer camp for games and literature

Camp Quidd-Lit is a one-week summer camp for games and literature that is sponsored by the Department of English and the official Southern Miss Quidditch Team at the University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg campus.

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Related Topix: Hattiesburg, MS

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