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USM plans to reduce colleges to add ‘efficiency’

A draft reorganization plan for the University of Southern Mississippi makes significant changes to the academic structure at the university and defines the roles of administrators as it tries to meet the challenges of state funding decreases and a trend toward more collaborative scholarship.

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Gulfport High's renovated campus will blow you away

Construction is winding down as Gulfport High gets ready to start the year at their rebuilt campus. The campus is designed to help students be prepared for whatever field they want to go into, whether that means going to college, entering the military or going directly into the workforce.

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Going school supply shopping? Here’s how to get the best deals

Parents are spending hundreds of dollars buying what their kids need to go back to school in early August. On Friday and Saturday, July 28-29, they can save 7 percent sales tax on clothing and shoes thanks to the state’s Sales Tax Holiday, but the tax forgiveness doesn’t apply to the long list of school supplies.

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Tim Isbell ttisbell@sunherald.com
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