Lead: All members were present at a Board of Education meeting in Hattiesburg to discuss the implementation of a new dress code.
Faculty in a Plane Crash
Lead: Two Backwater State University professors were among five people killed in a plane crash at Kennedy International Airport in New York City.
Lead: Winner of the Pulitzer prize, Norman Meeman, spoke to a group of sixty-seven students in the William Oxley Thomson Memorial Library on Sunday.
Professor Wins award
Lead: Clement Crabtree, a professor at horriculture, was awarded the George Washington Honor Medal at a ceremony in Pennsylvania last week.