HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - USM hosted the Mississippi State Science and Engineering Fair Tuesday.
Over 500 students from across the state competed in the fair which was held in the Thad Cochran Center.
The students ranged from 7th to 12th grade.
Oak Grove High School students Allen Huang and Jason Guo are advancing from the USM Regional Fair recently held last month to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.
Both competed today to represent Mississippi as a state level finalist.