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  1. Atkins receives Book of Golden Deeds AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... God and country." Atkins was born in Caledonia in 1933. He studied business and economics at Mississippi State University and joined the Marine Corp at the age of 18. He was awarded the Purple Heart and received an honorable discharge after being ...

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  2. Jones sentenced to life for role in 2012 MSU murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Commercial Dispatch

    Circuit Judge Lee Howard sentenced Mason Perry Jones, one of three suspects arrested in connection to the March 2012 on-campus shooting death of Mississippi State University student John Sanderson, to life in prison after he pleaded guilty to first-degree murder. Court records show Jones, 23, of Jackson, withdrew his previous not guilty plea to avoid a capital murder trial that could have produced a death sentence.

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  3. education That Grade School Was Right to Dump HomeworkIts merits for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | New York Magazine

    ... and fifth-graders. In a brief 2012 textbook chapter reviewing the research, Jianzhong Xu of Mississippi State University once again searched for a link between homework and academic achievement, and found "no linkage at the elementary-school level," ...

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  4. Ernest Waaser Joins NuSil as New CEORead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | PRWeb

    ... Department of Health Administration. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering from Mississippi State University and a Master of Engineering from the University of South Carolina. "We are thrilled to have an executive of Ernest's caliber ...

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  5. 6 resources as you prepare to plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Delta Farm Press

    ... says Erick Larson, associate Extension and research professor of plant and soil sciences at Mississippi State University. (5) Before planting season gets under way, corn growers can get helpful advice from the National Corn Growers Association's ...

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  6. How to Stand Out at a Career FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Credit.com

    ... new people, sharing stories and helping others. She has degrees from Princeton University and Mississippi State University. AJ and her husband also write and illustrate educational children's books. More by AJ Smith Please note that our comments are ...

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  7. Suspect in fatal Mississippi State shooting pleads guiltyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Officials say the trigger man in the March 2012 homicide of a Madison County Mississippi State University student has pleaded guilty to murder. The Clarion-Ledger reports Mason Perry Jones, of Jackson, is one of three men accused in the shooting death of 21-year-old John Sanderson inside a dormitory.

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  8. County Agent Stanley Wise to retire at end of AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | New Albany Gazette

    ... bringing new technology. "A county agent is what I always wanted to be," he said. Wise attended Mississippi State University with 10 years' farming experience already under his belt. "I was the assistant to Dr. Bob Head from 1987 to 1988," he said. ...

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  9. Snow expected in Baltimore and Washington as winter turns to springRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Examiner.com

    ... MD Weather Facebook page. Brian studied climatology and meteorology at Lyndon State College and Mississippi State University and expects to earn a Certificate in Weather Forecasting from Pennsylvania State University in 2014. In 2009, Brian was ...

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  10. President Obama lists Princeton in Top FourRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Daily Princetonian

    ... one" and that it's "going to be a major upset." Subsequently, Obama picked Princeton to defeat Mississippi State University and Oregon State University, and win the entire Spokane Region. The ESPN host revealed a degree of skepticism at these bold ...

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  11. Mitt Romney: 2016 presidential bid 'just didn't feel right'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Palladium-Item

    ... - In this Jan. 28, 2015 file photo, former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks at Mississippi State University in Starkville, Miss. Closing in on a decision about whether to again run for president, Mitt Romney is finding that several past ...

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  12. College Board gives final approval to student activity feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Newms360.com

    Four of Mississippi's public universities will begin charging student activity fees this fall, moving further away from the state's previous policy of tuition including all charges. The College Board on Thursday approved plans for Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi to add $5-per-semester fees, and for Jackson State University and Mississippi Valley State University to add $10-per-semester fees.

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  13. Golden Triangle sales tax risesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... tax collections that were virtually flat. Mayor Parker Wiseman credited sustained momentum from Mississippi State University's historic 10-win football campaign in 2014 for the Starkville retail sector's unprecedented good fortune. "I don't ...

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  14. Business brief: Jewell namedRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... ess. Jewell has been with Alfa since 2009 and was named district manager in 2012. A graduate of Mississippi State University, Jewell and his wife, Mandy, have three children and are members of Chester Baptist Church in Ackerman.

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  15. Education group cheers as Dems sink tax cut bill; backers say families, businesses hurtRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... pockets to provide for their families," Reeves said in an email statement. Reeves said that a Mississippi State University study concluded that eliminating the franchise tax alone would have grown the state's GDP by $282 million and added 3,514 jobs ...

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    Thursday Mar 19 | Albany Times Union

    Spring breakers party and enjoy concerts Monday, March 9, 2015, at Club LaVela in Panama City Beach, Fla. Spring breakers, left to right, Katie Bruister, Kaitlin Harris, Bailey Brown pose for a photo for fellow Mississippi State University student Mary Beth Burton Monday, March 9, 2015, on the beach in South Walton County, near Destin, Fla.

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  17. Students hit the beaches for spring breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | SFGate

    Spring breakers, left to right, Katie Bruister, Kaitlin Harris, Bailey Brown pose for a photo for fellow Mississippi State University student Mary Beth Burton Monday, March 9, 2015, on the beach in South Walton County, near Destin, Fla. Mike Sierra, 21, and Larissa Macko, 21, spring breakers from the University of Central Florida, play ball on South Beach on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Miami Beach, Fla.

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  18. Spring Break in Florida & MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | 24 Hours

    ... City Beach, whose permanent population is about 12,000. As spring break revved up last week, Mississippi State University star quarterback Dak Prescott was attacked after a daytime concert, but not seriously injured. Last weekend, one man was shot ...

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  19. Does a Long Shadow Last Forever?Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Choctaw Plaindealer

    Choctaw County author, Michael B Ballard, joins Yarn Spinners Book Club on Tuesday, April 7th, at 10:00 am in the Choctaw County Library in Ackerman to discuss his book, A Long Shadow, Jefferson Davis and the Final Days of the Confederacy. Dr. Michael Ballard is Professor Emeritus of Libraries at Mississippi State University.

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  20. MSU sophomore in documentary about first generation college studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi State University student Jenny Rogers stands in the "Why Not Us?" RV prior to a Tuesday showing of a documentary about first-generation college students. Photo by: Mark Wilson/Dispatch Staff A Mississippi State University student, Rogers traveled with the filmmaking group "Roadtrip Nation," which films a documentary of college students on a road trip across the country every summer.

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