Monthly Archives: January 2013

Women of Color Summit to be held in Colvard Union

STARKVILLE, Miss.–Mississippi State administrators, faculty and staff members and students will come together Feb. 8 to explore and discuss the issues impacting women of color. The free event also is open to all interested persons beyond campus. Registration begins at…

DAMAGES REPORTED FROM SEVERE WEATHER

DAMAGES REPORTED FROM SEVERE WEATHER PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of damage from eleven counties, as a result of severe weather that moved through last night and this morning.   “We were very fortunate that…

Southern Miss Wins Inaugural Organ Donor Challenge

Southern Miss Wins Inaugural Organ Donor Challenge Southern Miss Wins Inaugural Organ Donor Challenge Donate Life Mississippi honored The University of Southern Mississippi, its fans, alumni and students with a special presentation as winners of the inaugural Donor Challenge for…

IHL Board of Trustees to meet

IHL Board of Trustees to meet The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) will meet at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 for the purpose of discussing personnel issues concerning the search for the next…

Governor Bryant Appoints Davis to Parole Board

Governor Bryant Appoints Davis to Parole Board JACKSON—Governor Phil Bryant has appointed Doug Davis of Hernando, Miss., to the Mississippi Parole Board. Davis, whose term begins Feb. 1, is replacing Bobbie Thomas, who is resigning effective Jan. 31.   “I…

Symphony association plans ‘Bach to the Future’

The Starkville-Mississippi State University Symphony Association is sponsoring a fund-raising extravaganza to help support its popular concert program. With “A Bach to the Future Affair” as this year’s theme, the Feb. 16 event will take place 7-10 p.m. at the…

KIDS COUNT Summit to focus on economic impacts

How economic well-being impacts children, youth, families and communities will be examined in detail next month during the sixth annual Mississippi KIDS COUNT Summit in Jackson. Taking place Feb. 22 at Christ United Methodist Church, the 8 a.m.-4 p.m. program…