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Man faces charges in Christmas parade wreck
A South Alabama man remained in police custody on Monday following a hit-and-run accident before the annual Robertsdale Christmas parade.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Jesmyn Ward's tale of tangled roots: Men We Reaped
She won the 2011 National Book Award for Fiction and a 2012 Alex Award with her second novel Salvage the Bones, a story about familial love and community covering the 10 days preceding Hurricane Katrina, the day of the cyclone, and the day after. An assistant professor of Creative Writing at the University of South Alabama, Ward is ... (more)
Three Quiznos have closed in Mobile, hundreds more across country as company falters
Three Quiznos locations have closed in Mobile amid a crisis at the company. One was located on Royal Street, another in the Pinebrook Shopping Center on Airport Boulevard and the third near Target on Schillenger Road.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
USA trustees agree to demolish old dorm, seek bids for new physican office building
The University of South Alabama is moving forward on capital improvements at its main campus and at its medical complex at USA Children's & Women's Hospital.
USA names regional burn center in honor of Dr. Arnold Luterman
The University of South Alabama's Board of Trustees approved a resolution to name the USA Medical Center's regional burn center in honor of Dr. Arnold Luterman.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Mississippi Business Journal
No fish tales: DMR keeps official record catches
An angler's exaggerated tale about the big catch of the day is a well known sideline to the sport of fishing.
USA Board of Trustees may reduce term of service from 12 to 6 years
The University of South Alabama Board of Trustees is expected to approve changes in the length of terms that its members serve, and a plan to redraw the districts from which the trustees are selected.
USA Foundation's assets at $305 million; investments expected to do well in 2014
The University of South Alabama Foundation's net assets have risen to $305 million, board members learned in their meeting Wednesday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Braceville native to lead KSU nursing college
Braceville native Barbara Broome will return to her alma mater on March 17. She said she hopes to continue the school's legacy of great faculty, great expectations and great students.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
SWAT team called after man shot in Hancock County
One man was in custody Tuesday night after officials said he shot another man, critically wounding him, and later fired shots at authorities.
Pensacola News Journal
Local group donates $25,000 to cancer research
The Board of Directors of the Wonderful Wacky Women and Mighty Men Who Love Them have donated a total of more than $50,000 to Sacred Heart Cancer Center in Pensacola and the University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute in Mobile.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Insurance Journal West
Raue Added as State Auto Regional Claims Manager in Texas
Raue assumes responsibility and oversight for the local execution of the group's claims strategy, claims quality and customer service.
Councilwoman Bess Rich: Urban Development Department's support...
MOBILE, Alabama - Ongoing parking concerns at a privately-built apartment complex next to the University of South Alabama might have a future resolution at the location of the former Anders Bookstore.
State board completes 3-year audit of USA Foundation's hospital funds
The State Department of Examiners of Public Accounts' audit of the University of South Alabama Foundation's Disproportionate Share Hospital Funds found no significant issues, according to the Nov. 29 report.
Despite setbacks, USA pediatric resident fulfilling lifelong dream to become a doctor
University of South Alabama second year pediatric resident Tyler Sexton was born 12 weeks premature and at the age of 18-months was diagnosed with spastic diplegia, a form of cerebral palsy that affects balance as well as movement below the waist.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Birmingham leaders you should know: Mike Gibson
Mike Gibson lived in Mobile for 18 years and started college at the University of South Alabama, where he played basketball his freshman year before leaving the sport.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
USA to move archives to main library, thanks to Marx Foundation gift
Using a $3 million pledge from the Julien E. Marx Foundation Trust, the University of South Alabama Board of Trustees has agreed to name the USA Library in honor of Marx and to renovate its third floor to contain the university's archives, the Doy Leale McCall Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Cheaters try to feel good through cognitive tricks: study
Cheaters tend to downplay the significance of their infidelity in order to reconcile conflicting self-images, a new study has suggested.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Family of black teen armed robbery suspect irate that a Good Samaritan shot him
It is understandable that the parents of an 18-year-old would be upset upon learning their son had been shot multiple times and was in the hospital.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
USA's presidential search committee back on task with 'laser focus' this time around
The University of South Alabama's presidential search committee reconvened on Thursday to continue the search for the university's next president.