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  1. USM's NCS4 hosting 'train the trainers' evacuation planning seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    More than one dozen sport security leaders from around the country have been at the University of Southern Mississippi for the past two days, learning about how to effectively evacuate sport stadiums and other venues in case of terrorist attacks or natural disasters. A "train the trainers" workshop hosted by the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security is teaching security specialists from Michigan, New Mexico, Texas and other states about preparing and/or enhancing evacuation planning to assist emergency responders.

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  2. Photo credit: USMRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi's Small Business Development Center in Hattiesburg will join forces with the Gulf Coast center to conduct a series of Business 101 workshops in August. The SBDC programs are designed to assist small businesses and entrepreneurs with education and training opportunities for development of business plans and concepts.

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  3. Jonathan Mills: Basketball standout, Chicago shooting victim No. 2,292Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... High school basketball standout. Conference USA All-Defensive Team in 2011-12 for the University of Southern Mississippi. Shooting victim No. 2,292 in Chicago's 2016 roster of gun violence. In neighborhoods where the crack of gunfire is a ...

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  4. Former Southern Miss standout basketball player Jonathan Mills shot and killedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    ... dead at the scene. Police said no on was in custody as of Monday afternoon. "The University of Southern Mississippi family is truly saddened to learn of the death of former Golden Eagle men's basketball great Jonathan Mills," USMDirector of ...

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  5. Deanna Favre to usher her husband into Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    ... quarterback informed the team in the last few days. Brett Favre was inducted into the University of Southern Mississippi's Alumni Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, at the Thad Cochran Center on the USM Hattiesburg campus. Soon-to-be Pro ...

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  6. Director Position: Mississippi Polymer InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HAPPI/Household & PP Industry

    The University of Southern Mississippi invites applications for the Director, Mississippi Polymer Institute, in the School of Polymers and High Performance Materials . The position has overall responsibility for the direction and leadership of the Mississippi Polymer Institute to achieve its mission of growth, technical support, and workforce education for the polymer industry in Mississippi.

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  7. Latonya Guillory Named USM's Director of Affirmative Action/Equal Employment OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    University of Southern Mississippi Vice President for Finance and Administration Dr. Douglas H. Vinzant has announced the selection of Dr. Latonya Guillory as Director of Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity, effective August 8, 2016. The appointment follows a national search.

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  8. Chicago basketball standout shot dead in his home townRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMC-TV Memphis

    Jonathan Mills was shot and killed Monday in his native Chicago. He stood out in basketball, playing for the University of Southern Mississippi and then the Chicago Fury.

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  9. Former Chicago high school basketball standout gunned downRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Paradise Post

    ... father of two daughters, went on to play at Eastern Utah Community College and for the University of Southern Mississippi. North Lawndale basketball coach Lewis Thorpe said he and Mills had plans to practice basketball Monday afternoon in the ...

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  10. M. Basketball | 7/25/2016Southern Miss Mourns Passing of Jonathan MillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Southern Miss

    ... Mills passed away Monday afternoon in his native Chicago. He was 26 years old. "The University of Southern Mississippi family is truly saddened to learn of the death of former Golden Eagle men's basketball great Jonathan Mills ," Director of ...

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  11. LPD looking for 2 suspects in burglary caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... encouraged to call LPD at 601-399-4440 or Crime Stoppers at 601-428-STOP. Students at The University of Southern Mississippi performed more than 97,500 service hours in the previous fiscal year (July 2015-June 2016) according to statistics compiled ...

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  12. Former North Lawndale basketball standout slain not far from high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Chicago Tribune

    ... went on to have a successful collegiate career at Eastern Utah Community College and the University of Southern Mississippi.

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  13. Southern Miss students perform over 97,000 community service hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Students at The University of Southern Mississippi performed more than 97,500 service hours in the previous fiscal year according to statistics compiled by the University's Center for Community and Civic Engagement . Approximately 55,650 hours were performed by individuals who served at one location throughout the year.

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  14. Six set to be added to Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Mississippi Press

    ... Smith also played for quite a while in the NBA. Kay James, a Gulfport native, came to the University of Southern Mississippi after winning a small college championship at Berry (Ga.) College. James, whose teams played an up-tempo, entertaining ...

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  15. Car found burning at familiar street in north JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... and chopped cup Parmesan cheese 1 cup milk 1... This is a news release from the University of Southern Mississippi. Joshua Otaigbe, a professor of polymer science at the University of Southern Mississippi, has been elected as a Fellow in ...

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  16. The Rev. Jason Etheridge with a cottonmouth snake photo credit: Jason EtheridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... and chopped cup Parmesan cheese 1 cup milk 1... This is a news release from the University of Southern Mississippi. Joshua Otaigbe, a professor of polymer science at the University of Southern Mississippi, has been elected as a Fellow in ...

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  17. At mic, outside the box: EMCC revives old-time radio serialRead the original story

    Sunday | Washington Times

    ... its one-year anniversary this month. The Maben native with a doctorate from the University of Southern Mississippi, a master's from Ole Miss and a bachelor's degree from the University of Alabama is a former on-air personality for WKOR in Starkville ...

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  18. Parts of Yazoo County under boil water noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... and chopped cup Parmesan cheese 1 cup milk 1... This is a news release from the University of Southern Mississippi. Joshua Otaigbe, a professor of polymer science at the University of Southern Mississippi, has been elected as a Fellow in ...

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  19. Southern Insurance Company v. Affiliated FM Insurance Company...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | FindLaw

    SOUTHERN INSURANCE COMPANY, Plaintiff - Appellant, Cross-Appellee v. AFFILIATED FM INSURANCE COMPANY; UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI ALUMNI ASSOCIATION, Defendants - Appellees, Cross-Appellants To paraphrase T. S. Eliot's "The Hollow Men" , this years-long stare-down between two insurers which covered the same property and risk, but for different insureds, ends not with a blink but Erie guesses.

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  20. Mystery photo is for the birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Sunherald.com

    Close-up photographs of the eye and the beak of this eagle wood sculpture were used in a 'What is this?' history mystery three weeks ago. The Marlin Miller soaring eagle sculpture, carved from an oak killed by Hurricane Katrina, is in the U.S. 90 median in front of University of Southern Mississippi-Gulf Coast in Long Beach.

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