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USM President Martha Saunders stepping down

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

The University of Southern Mississippi will hold a news conference at 10 a.m. Friday in the Administration Building.

An email released by USM at 8:20 a.m. describes the news conference as an "important announcement."  Sources say the announcement will be that USM President Martha Saunders will step down as University President.

We will have more on this story, including live video, as it develops.

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