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Mississippi State, Mississippi is located in Oktibbeha County. Zip codes in Mississippi State, MS include 39762.

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18 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

PK Thomas named Director of Development at MSU's College of Architecture

Perry King "P.K." Thomas is the new director of development for Mississippi State University's College of Architecture, Art and Design.

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Yesterday | Off the Kuff

Once again, voter fraud by impersonation just doesn't exist

Election fraud happens. But ID laws are not aimed at the fraud you'll actually hear about.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sunherald.com

Fitch

Kids today need to learn about mortgages, savings, compound interest and school loans, Mississippi State Treasurer Lynn Fitch said Tuesday when she came to South Mississippi to launch a financial literacy program for high school students.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Oxford Eagle Online Edition

Ole Miss hoops to open SEC play on the road again

Ole Miss finalized its 2014-15 schedule Friday, as the Southeastern Conference office announced the 2015 league slate.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Video: Locked Out: A Hair Braider Fights Occupational Licensing

Melony Armstrong just wanted to earn an honest living. Armstrong had learned how to braid hair, and she had the drive to open her own salon in Tupelo, Mississippi.

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

Two more Mississippians infected with Mosquito borne illness

Two more people in Mississippi have the West Nile Virus. That was confirmed Monday by the Mississippi State Department of Health.

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Mississippi Business Journal

Health care group wants to put smoking ban on ballot

JACKSON - Having failed to persuade lawmakers to ban smoking in public places, the Mississippi State Medical Association now wants lawmakers to put the question to voters.

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Sunherald.com

Mississippi State names 2 to deal with hog damage

The university says Cliff Covington and Steven Tucker will coordinate and conduct educational workshops, field days and seminars on wild hog damage mitigation.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Barn quilt project connects art students with community

During the 2014 spring semester, a group of Mississippi State students were part of a service-learning art project to design and paint an eight-foot-square wooden barn quilt.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Bolivar Commercial

Shaw obtains loan for water system; Mound Bayou boil alert lifted

The boil water alert, imposed by the Mississippi State Department of Health, has been lifted in Shaw.

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ESPN

Jerome Bettis surprises Mississippi State

A different kind of bus showed up to Starkville, Mississippi, this week. No, it wasn't ESPN's Bus Blitz road trip.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Pine Belt school fails Food Facility Inspection

Most schools consider a "C" as average, however receiving a "C" from the Mississippi State Department of Health is considered failing, and that's exactly what one Pine Belt school received just two days ago.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Switched

Chris McDaniel Lawsuit Challenges Loss To Thad Cochran

JUNE 24: Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Mississippi State Sen. Chris McDaniel and his wife Jill McDaniel prepare to cast their ballots at the George Harrison Building on June 24, 2014 in Ellisville, Mississippi.

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Commercial Dispatch

Our View: City should consider privatization of public works

Last week, as the city council and mayor were engaged in a discussion of the city's grim financial outlook, councilman Bill Gavin pushed back when the city's chief operations officer, David Armstrong, suggested that a tax increase was inevitable.

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The Mississippi Press

Sampling History: Pascagoula's Lowry Island is named for a 19th century Mississippi governor

Local historians bantered back and forth by email and it was determined that Robert Lowry is the island's namesake.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Mississippi Press

MGCCC, Mississippi State partner in 'historic moment' to offer engineering degrees at Gautier campus

Following the historic signing of a partnership agreement between MSU and MGCCC, MSU President Mark E. Keenum presented MGCCC President Mary S. Graham a Mississippi State cowbell that she did not hesitate to ring in celebration of bringing an engineering degree program to the MGCCC Gautier campus as early as fall of 2015.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

(See Video) Mississippi State athletics unveils Dudy Noble Field master plan

The Jackson, Miss., design team of Wier Boerner Allin Architecture and national baseball stadium experts Populous, in consultation with MSU []

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Brandon Sun

Schools invest millions, hire staff while preparing for SEC Network's Aug. 14 launch

The Southeastern Conference's new network debuts Thursday, promising more than 1,000 live events this year and a reach that includes most major television providers in the South.

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The Daily Sentinel Star

Grenada Lake hosts wake board contest

By GALEN HOLLEY Staff Writer Grenada Lake will play host to little extreme water sporting on Aug. 23. The Mississippi State Wake Board and Water Ski Team will compete against a host of other schools, many of them from the Southeastern Conference.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

WMC-TV Memphis

MSHAA football championships changing venues

The Mississippi High School Activities Association is moving the games from Jackson to campus stadiums of Mississippi State and Ole Miss.

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