Writing Leads: AP Stylebook
School enrollment, continuing its downward spiral, is down another 200 students, according to Max Hoemmeldorfer’s comments at the Hattiesburg Board of Education meeting.
Faculty in Plane Crash:
Five of the forty-three passengers involved in TWA’s jet crash at Kennedy International Airport on Thursday were fatally injured, however two local Backwater State University professors survived.
Pulitzer Prize winning author Norman Meeman spoke Sunday to a group of English students at the William Oxley Thompson Memorial Library about the importance of forming individualistic style and experiencing life, simultaneously criticizing college English courses.
Professor Wins Award:
Pennsylvania’s Freedom Foundation at Valley Forge announced last week that among the 32 winners of the George Washington Honor medal is Professor Clement Crabtree, honored for his seed distribution proposal “Plan for Peace.”