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SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY OPENS STATE OF THE ART TECHNOLOGY CENTER FOR STUDENTS

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JACKSON, Miss. – The School of Dentistry at the University of Mississippi Medical Center is one of only four schools in the nation with a technology center featuring the latest and best dental equipment for student training funded by a national organization established to do just that.


Illegal Narcotics Laced With Fentanyl Results In Deaths Of Two People And Overdose Of Three Others In Booneville, MS

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The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics is assisting the Booneville Police Department with a case involving illegal narcotics laced with the deadly drug fentanyl which led to the deaths of two people and the overdose of three others Monday in Booneville.



Ag Theft Investigation Leads to Recovery of Stolen Cattle by MS Department of Agriculture

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JACKSON, Miss. - The Mississippi Agricultural and Livestock Theft Bureau (MALTB), the law enforcement division of the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, initiated an investigation yesterday that resulted in the recovery of 29 stolen calves.




University Obtains New Patent for Poison Ivy, Oak Vaccine Compound in clinical development with Memphis-based company

By BY SHEA STEWART,

OXFORD, Miss. – The University of Mississippi has been issued its fourth patent for a product that could prevent the painful itching and rash due to exposure to poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac.


UM Hospitality Management Program Embraces Digital Revolution New faculty member offers students insights, classes on tech transformations in service industry

By BY KATIE MILES BLACKMON,

OXFORD, Miss. – It is no secret that technology plays a big role in the global economy; in fact, Forbes estimates that by 2022, one in five workers will rely on artificial intelligence to complete some of the tasks associated with their jobs.



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Eleven Mississippi Educators Join New Class of Principal Corps K-12 leadership program fast-tracks teachers into leadership roles

By BY ANDREW M. ABERNATHY,

OXFORD, Miss. – Eleven Mississippi educators make up the 11th cohort of the Principal Corps, a highly competitive and intensive K-12 educational leadership program offered by the University of Mississippi.








UM School of Law to Host Inaugural Mississippi Education Law Conference

By BY CHRISTINA STEUBE,

Sessions designed to inform educational leaders and attorneys on issues and laws

OXFORD, Miss. – A new conference designed to inform educators and attorneys about the latest laws and policies governing schools from preschool through higher education is set for June 14 at the University of Mississippi School of Law.



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Bluegrass Gospel singing

There will be a Bluegrass Gospel singing on Sunday, June 2 @ 6:00 PM at Fentress Baptist Church near Ackerman, MS featuring Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers. Everyone is invited!  Fentress Baptist Church is located west of Ackerman on Airport Rd. For more information call (662) 258-2334.


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Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

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OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District










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Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

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OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District











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