The race for the Secretary of State's office just got a little more crowded. Local representative Mike Lott of Petal announced he will run for the position. He joins fellow republican Jeffrey Rupp and two democrats Jabari Toins of Jackson and Shawn O'hara of Hattiesburg. Lott has served in the Mississippi House of Representatives for the last eight years.. Before being elected he was an administrator in the Petal School District.
In 2016, the International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) signed a cooperation agreement with The University of Southern Mississippi’s National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4).More >>
There's another Favre on the campus of Southern Miss this fall. Breleigh, the daughter of USM legendary quarterback Brett, begins her freshman volleyball season on Friday. Breleigh not only represents Hattiesburg on the 2017 USM volleyball team, but the Oak Grove alum is also the only Mississippi native on this year's squad.More >>