Mississippi Geospatial Conference takes place next week at USM Gulf Park

The latest trends in geographic technology, research and data collection will be on full display when The University of Southern Mississippi hosts the 9th Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference Oct. 21-22 at the University’s Gulf Park campus in Long Beach. Presented by the Mississippi Association for Spatial Technologies, the conference represents the largest gathering of geospatial … Read more

Job fair at Mississippi College helps students chart career course

Special to Darkhorse Press By Bruce Coleman William Smith carefully surveyed the colorfully decorated tables lined three rows deep along Pedestrian Street on the Mississippi College campus, selected an inviting display, and approached the representatives sitting behind it with a hearty handshake. The senior computer science major at Mississippi College was on a mission to … Read more

Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs Jr. tests positive for COVID-19

Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs Jr. announced on Monday that he was COVID-19 positive, Kelley Branch of the Vicksburg Daily News reports. “As of Aug. 2, I have tested posititve for COVID-19,” Mayor Flaggs said. “After being administered two COVID-19 tests, the first of which was negative, my physician has confirmed that the second test was … Read more