Monday, May 20 2013 7:22 PM EDT2013-05-20 23:22:22 GMT
NOTE: Photos and videos will be added to this story later in the evening. The Walthall County Sheriffs Department along with The Humane Society of the United States are in the process of raiding a puppyMore >>
Among the dogs, many are dead, and skeletal remains are mixed with living animals in small, dark, filthy enclosures.More >>
Monday, May 13 2013 12:24 PM EDT2013-05-13 16:24:04 GMT
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come. According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, the drug raid is the result of severalMore >>
A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 4:42 PM EDT2013-05-20 20:42:47 GMT
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (HSSM) is heading back to Gulfport with more than 100 small breed dogs rescued from an alleged puppy mill in Tylertown Monday. The HSSM assisted the Humane SocietyMore >>
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (HSSM) is heading back to Gulfport with more than 100 small breed dogs rescued from an alleged puppy mill in Tylertown Monday.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 2:01 AM EDT2013-05-21 06:01:07 GMT
(RNN) – A day after long track tornadoes devastated Shawnee and Edmond, OK, another round has begun near Oklahoma City.KOCO broadcast a slow rotating cloud that slowly extended down towards the groundMore >>
At least 51 have died in a storm the National Weather Service described as large and violent.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 6:41 PM EDT2013-05-20 22:41:59 GMT
Four suspects were jailed after Harrison County Sheriff Melvin Brisolara said a burglary took place at a home at the 15000 block of Sara Lane in Saucier on Sunday. Once deputies arrived to the home theyMore >>
Four suspects were jailed after Harrison County Sheriff Melvin Brisolara said a burglary took place at a home at the 15000 block of Sara Lane in Saucier on Sunday.More >>
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -
October 4 marks the anniversary of two musical influences at the University of Southern Mississippi.
Next week, the Director of the Southern Mississippi Symphony Orchestra, Dr. Jay Dean, will celebrate 25 years with the symphony as it begins its 93rd season. Dean has lead the orchestra to an international reputation.
According to Dean, this season will being with famed violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg. Dean says it is important to bring international artists, like Sonnenberg, to the campus because the symphony is not just for the university.
Dean says during his 25 years, he has watched his students grow into professional performers and bring high quality music to the area.
"Provide the students of the university and the people this community, and this state with the highest possible quality musical performances that we can, and change the lives of people. Whether they are playing on the stage, or sitting in the audience, to give them those experiences that really are meaningful, and they really will remember for the rest of their life,"said Dean.
Limited tickets remain to the Symphony Silver Season Opening Night, which is October fourth at 7:30 in Bennett Auditorium on the Southern Miss Hattiesburg Campus. Tickets are $20, $30 or $40.
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