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  1. Tougaloo holds active-shooter drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    REPORTER: THE JACKSON HINDS SWAT TEAM AND TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S UP TO TRAIN FOR AN ACTIVE SHOOTING SCENARIO. >> I WAS SHOCKED IN THE STOMACH -- SHOT IN THE STOMACH.

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  2. Operation Save Our Kids helps local youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 11 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Operation Save our Kids, an event aimed to provide critical resources to Jackson's youth took place at Jayne Avenue Park Sunday. Educational resources like Tougaloo College and Hinds County Community College were there to give information to kids and their parents.

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  3. Tougaloo College student killed in an accident remembered on the campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Tougaloo College family came together Thursday night to remember the life of a young student. A ceremony was held on the campus in honor of 20 year old Jana Clanton of Madison.

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  4. 9 operators propose 14 new charter schools in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Education Week

    ... school district. Charter schools are also proposed for Newton, Tunica, Sunflower County and Madison County. Tougaloo College, which proposes a high school in Madison County, will have to get local approval. All groups must submit full applications ...

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  5. Mississippi Events Held in Support of Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Meridian Mayor Percy Bland speaks at an event Thursday night at Tougaloo College in support of Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton. Four mayors, including Bland, will discuss their support for Clinton, citing her commitment to delivering results for under-served communities and her plans to invest in city infrastructure and break down racial, social and economic barriers.

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  6. Some black Mississippians support state flag for its historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... JUST LIKE ALL THE OTHER STATES. ANYMORE. ALL RALLY. FROM THE DELTA, THE GOLD COAST, AND RIGHT HERE AT TOUGALOO COLLEGE. >> NOT ONLY IS TOUGALOO COLLEGE A HISTORIC PLACE, WE WANT TO SHOW THAT WE ARE STILL INVOLVED. NOVEMBER. I LOVE THIS PLACE SO ...

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  7. Mullholland to Give Black History Lecture at Rock Ridge High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... Trumpauer was transferred to Parchman State Prison Farm. After the Freedom Rides, Trumpauer studied at Tougaloo College and was a Freedom Summer organizer in 1964. She later worked at the Smithsonian with the Community Relations Service and at the ...

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  8. Some black Mississippians support state flag for its historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... JUST LIKE ALL THE OTHER STATES. ANYMORE. ALL RALLY. FROM THE DELTA, THE GOLD COAST, AND RIGHT HERE AT TOUGALOO COLLEGE. >> NOT ONLY IS TOUGALOO COLLEGE A HISTORIC PLACE, WE WANT TO SHOW THAT WE ARE STILL INVOLVED. NOVEMBER. I LOVE THIS PLACE SO ...

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  9. Rounding up the Results in SC and NevadaRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Daily Chappaqua

    ... no government experience. This isn't the first time Trump has raised citizenship doubts about an opponent. "Tougaloo College in MS will be closed if you can go to Jackson State for free". "Frankly, if she gets indicted, that's the only way she's ...

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  10. Home of civil rights leader Evers evaluated as landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... structure has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 2000. It is operated as museum by Tougaloo College, and relies on state grants and private donations for maintenance funds. The museum is open by appointment only. 1925: Civil ...

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  11. Medgar Evers home may become national historic landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... tyle structure has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 2000. It is operated as museum by Tougaloo College, and relies on state grants and private donations for maintenance funds. The museum is open by appointment only.

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  12. Park service to conduct historic landmark study on Medgar Evers HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Congressman Bennie G. Thompson introduced a companion measure in the House. The Evers home, acquired by Tougaloo College in 1993 and labeled a museum in 1997, is currently a designated Mississippi landmark under the State Antiquity Law and is also ...

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  13. More Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... its voice will be loud enough to resonate with lawmakers. "The flag does not represent everyone," explained Tougaloo College student Kayla Buckner. "It's not respectful to everyone. It's time to heal and the only way to heal is to stop poking at ...

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  14. Pink Lotus Project helps girls go to promRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... ve put something in it, so its good to check on that," said Heidi. Representatives from United Health Care, Tougaloo College and USM were also on hand to help guide the girls toward their plans past prom. Copyright 2016 WLOX . All rights reserved.

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  15. The Characteristics of Historically Black College and University...Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | TCRecord

    ... probations, or loss, including some of the more prominent HBCUs such as Fisk University in Tennessee and Tougaloo College in Mississippi. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), the accrediting agency for all but a few HBCUs, has ...

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  16. Donations pour in for Flint residents during Tougaloo College water driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Students at Tougaloo College collected over 60 thousand bottles of water for residents of Flint, Michigan. Organizers say the donations rolled in from churches and organizations throughout the community.

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  17. Freedom Rider Thomas Armstrong to Speak at Crete Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Patch.com

    ... offenses, but they often first let white mobs attack them without intervention. In 1958, as a student at Tougaloo College, Armstrong got involved in civil rights work. He organized black Mississippians to register to vote, despite threats on his ...

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  18. The importance of black artists telling their storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... other people dressed like Mrs. Hamer. It was a telling moment. In 1983, following my first performance at Tougaloo College in Jackson, MS I was invited to Mrs. Hamer's hometown in Ruleville to perform for the day care center named for her. Upon ...

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  19. The 33rd annual Wiac-Uncf MLK breakfast celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... education is what I was given from the moment I stepped onto hallowed grounds under the hanging moss at Tougaloo College ," said Hope E. Goins, Esq. affectionately of her alma mater. Ms. Goins who serves as the Chief Counsel for Oversight for the ...

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  20. Woman recalls brutality of Birmingham marchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... said she and all African-Americans were still discriminated against. When her parents were driving her to Tougaloo College in Mississippi, not one gas station would allow them to use the restroom, she said. At Tougaloo, founded as a college for ...

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