HATTIESBURG, MS (University Release) - The University of Southern Mississippi has been awarded a $3 million grant by the United States Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA) to develop three pilot programs to aid regions whose economic health is dependent upon defense initiatives. Mississippi was selected for the... Read More.
BILOXI, MS. – Biloxi Shuckers right-hander Brandon Woodruff has been named the Southern League’s Pitcher of the Week. Woodruff made one start over the past week, last Wednesday, July 13, tossing seven shutout innings and matching a career-high with 10 strikeouts in the 1-0 win over the Blue Wahoos. The... Read More.
Media Release from the Office of Gov. Phil Bryant Jackson, Miss. (July 6, 2016) – Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from banana giant Chiquita Brands International announce the company is returning its shipping operations to the Port of Gulfport in Gulfport, Miss. “Chiquita’s return demonstrates the ‘Port of the Future,’ or... Read More.
BILOXI, MS. – The Biloxi Shuckers opened up their five-game homestand against the Jacksonville Suns with a 5-1 victory in front of 5,821 fans at MGM Park. Biloxi (5-6, 44-36) grabbed the early lead in the second, thanks to an RBI single off the bat of Javier Betancourt 1x4, RBI).... Read More.
Seven William Carey University graduate students have received scholarships from the Mississippi Professional Educators (MPE). The organization awards scholarships each year to MPE members who wish to pursue graduate or advanced studies at a college or university in Mississippi. “These scholarships enable our members to improve their practice, which benefits... Read More.
(PINE BELT, Miss.) - Each year the Business and Industry Political Education Committee (BIPEC) releases their report card on Mississippi Lawmakers on their support on Business and Jobs in the Magnolia State. Pine Belt Area Lawmakers earned grades that ranged from A to F on the BIPEC grading chart. Grades for... Read More.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (University Release): William Carey University announced June 17 the hiring of Dr. Michael Malloy as the dean for the proposed pharmacy school at the WCU Tradition campus in Biloxi. Dr. Janet Williams, associate vice president for health programs, introduced Malloy at a press conference at the Tradition... Read More.