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  1. USM marine research vessel arrives in GulfportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A 135-foot research vessel to help study the effects of the BP oil spill and other marine science issues reached its home port, becoming the University of Southern Mississippi 's newest and largest research vessel. The Point Sur, a $1 million investment, reached the state Port of Gulfport Sunday after a three-week voyage from California.

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  2. Prospect Retrospective and Career Profile: Brian Dozier, 2B, TwinsRead the original story

    Saturday | Minor League Ball

    Dozier was drafted by the Twins in the eighth round in 2009 from the University of Southern Mississippi. He was a very effective and solid college player for four seasons, hitting .355/.426/.491 over four springs although keep in mind that offense was at an all-time high in the NCAA at the time.

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  3. Ocean Springs hosted its Spring Arts Festival SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Band will headline the Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday, April 4, at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach. (Submitted photo) With their soulful blues sound, the sibling trio of Homemade Jamz Blues ...

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  4. Eagles fall in Sweet Sixteen of WNITRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Eastern Echo

    The Eastern Michigan women's basketball team traveled down to Reed Green Coliseum on March 25, falling short in the Sweet 16 of the Women's National Invitational Tournament after losing to the University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles, 76-65. The Eagle's super sophomore trio, led the team in scoring against Southern Mississippi as both Phillis Webb and Cha' Sweeney scored 13 points each while Janay Morton added 14 points.

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  5. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    By demonstrating a commitment to professional excellence in policy and practice, the University of Southern Mississippi's Police Department has been awarded national accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies . CALEA accreditation requires an agency to develop a comprehensive, insightful, uniform set of written directives as well as a preparedness program so that the agency is ready to address natural or man-made occurrences that dictate emergency action.

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  6. Thousands in Jackson County walked to help defeat heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Band will headline the Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday, April 4, at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach. (Submitted photo) With their soulful blues sound, the sibling trio of Homemade Jamz Blues ...

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  7. Sibling trio to headline Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival April 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    With their soulful blues sound, the sibling trio of Homemade Jamz Blues Band will showcase their unique musical talents at the Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday, April 4, at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Park campus in Long Beach. The festival will take place from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. on the front lawn of the campus.

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  8. Mayor Hal Marx cuts the ribbon to officially open Petal River Park. Photo source WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Band will headline the Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday, April 4, at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach. (Submitted photo) With their soulful blues sound, the sibling trio of Homemade Jamz Blues ...

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  9. USM Holds Annual "Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 5K Run for Breath"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi along with the Zeta Chi chapter of the Delta Tau Delta fraternity and the Chi Omega sorority held the event on USM's campus Saturday to support and raise money for those with Cystic Fibrosis. The annual event has been held for almost 30 years and has raised over a half-a-million dollars.

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  10. Westbound lanes of Hwy. 80 closed until Sunday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A lawyer for Amanda Knox's ex-boyfriend is making a last-ditch appeal to Italy's top criminal court to overturn the pair's murder conviction for the 2007 slaying of Knox's British roommate. Amanda Knox, who maintained that she and her former Italian boyfriend were innocent in her British roommate's murder through multiple trials and nearly four years in jail, was vindicated Friday when Italy's highest... Homemade Jamz Blues Band will headline the Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday, April 4, at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach.

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  11. Softball Continues Conference Play at UTEPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Southern Miss

    ... and a 1-8 mark in league play. UTEP has an 8-23 record, including a 3-3 C-USA record. The University of Southern Mississippi earned an opening weekend Conference USA series victory with an 11-7 win over UTEP at Helen of Troy Field in El Paso, Texas. ...

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  12. Southern Miss Student Awarded First Place at Research ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Anthony Abshire, a senior Chemistry major in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at The University of Southern Mississippi, was awarded first place in the biochemistry/organic oral presentation at the 47th Annual Southeastern Undergraduate Research Conference held recently at the University of Alabama. Abshire gave the oral presentation: "Progress Toward the Synthesis of the Lycopodium Alkaloid Palhinine A." The award included a certificate, backpack and gift card.

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  13. USM Jazz and Blues Festival April 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    With their soulful blues sound, the sibling trio of Homemade Jamz Blues Band will showcase their unique musical talents at the Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday, April 4, at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Park campus in Long Beach. The festival will take place from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. on the front lawn of the campus.

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  14. Pine Belt residents were honored at an annual awards ceremony today.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Police Department; and Dr. Cathie Price, who is in her twenty-second year with the University of Southern Mississippi. She also serves as an officer of the Historic Hattiesburg Downtown Association. Spirit of Women is a national organization led by ...

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  15. Former FBI agent warns of the dangers of social media and terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Torrez said. Dr. Mary Lou Sheffer, Associate Professor of Broadcast Journalism at the University of Southern Mississippi, said its' never safe to post personal information online. "If someone wants to harm you in some way, you're giving them a road ...

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  16. Tulane-UConn in-game baseball updates and live chat on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | NOLA.com

    File photo of Tulane pitcher Corey Merrill throws during the game between the University of Southern Mississippi and Tulane at Turchin Stadium on Friday, May 2, 2014. Welcome to live updates of Tulane-UConn baseball on Friday night.

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  17. Tennessee fires basketball coach Donnie TyndallRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | TheCelebrityCafe

    The firing comes as Tyndall is being investigated for NCAA violations at the University of Southern Mississippi. Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart said that the school wouldn't have hired Tyndall if they knew about his unethical conduct at his previous coaching job.

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  18. APSU professor Andrea Spofford to release her first collection of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Clarksville Online

    ... available from Red Bird Chapbooks. The Tennessee-based Spofford earned her Ph.D. from The University of Southern Mississippi. In addition to teaching, she also serves as a poetry editor for Zone 3 Press, the literary press of Austin Peay State ...

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  19. Dr. Janice JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... her master's from William Carey University and her specialist and doctorate from the University of Southern Mississippi. The Mississippi Association of Federal Education Program Directors recognizes deserving individuals who play significant roles ...

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  20. GSF Mortgage Welcomes Industry Veteran in TennesseeRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | PR.com

    ... TeamGO with more than 20 years of mortgage experience. Azarch is a graduate from the University of Southern Mississippi with a degree in business administration. During his last year of college, he entered into the mortgage industry. Due to his ...

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