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Mississippi News Anchor Says She Was Fired For Wearing Her Natural Hair

A Black television news reporter in Mississippi alleged she was fired after complaining about multiple instances of “harassment” and “abuse” from her bosses. The news anchor said she was criticized for wearing her natural hair and was pressured to look like “a beauty queen.”


Mississippi Power Company’s $50 Million Tax-Exempt Bonds Remarketing

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP acted as counsel to PNC Capital Markets LLC, as remarketing agent, in connection with the remarketing of $50,000,000 Mississippi Business Finance Corporation Revenue Bonds (Mississippi Power Company Project), First Series 2010 (the “Bonds”). The Bonds were initially issued t


Former Mississippi News Anchor Claims News Station Fired Her After Giving Birth And Embracing Her Natural Hair

A journalist terminated from a local news station claimed the station banned her natural hair and racially discriminated against her while on the job. Former WJTV This Morning co-anchor Brittany Noble-Jones wrote in a detailed Medium post about her time working for the news station in Mississippi.


Gamecocks fall to Mississippi State

In its fourth top-10 game of the season, #15/20 South Carolina women's basketball fell to #7/6 Mississippi State (17-1, 5-0 SEC) 89-74 in Starkville Thursday night. The Gamecocks (12-5, 4-1 SEC) shot an impressive 58.6 percent from the floor in the first half and entered the fourth quarter within on


Mississippi State signee De'Monte Russell Shows Out

Mississippi State fans should be extremely excited about the signing of Provine High School (MS) four star defensive end De'Monte Russell. The talented pass rusher recently participated in the Under Armour All-American game and showed why he belongs among the nation's elite.


Mississippi State Men’s Basketball Drops Nail-biter Against Rival Ole Miss

STARKVILLE, Miss. — No. 14 Mississippi State men’s basketball team dropped a close one against rival Ole Miss Saturday afternoon as they fell 81-77 at Humphrey Coliseum. The Bulldogs drop to 12-3 (0-2 SEC), while the Rebels improve 13-2 (3-0 SEC). Ole Miss has now won 10 straight games.


Watch No. 7 Mississippi State basketball vs. No. 15 South Carolina 2019: live stream

Want to watch the women’s Mississippi State basketball game against the South Carolina Gamecocks online? Here’s what you need to know as the No. 7 Bulldogs welcome the No. 15 Gamecocks to Starkville.


UMass announces 10-game series with Army, rescheduled Mississippi State game, road trip to Penn State and more

As an independent program, UMass has plenty of room to fill on the future football schedules. Because slots fill up quickly and well in advance these days, UMass has been busy trying to secure games for the Minutemen well into the future. On Thursday, UMass rolled out details about a number of sched


NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Bryant Jones, DT, Mississippi Valley State University

Tell us about your hometown, and what you love most about it?. • I was born and raised in Riverside, CA and what I love the most about my city is the diversity. The diversity allows me to experience different plates of food.


Mississippi State’s Australian phenom Chloe Bibby breaks loose to give her team edge over Georgia

STARKVILLE, Miss – They say it’s a dog eat dog world and the Mississippi State Bulldogs (15-1) bested the Georgia Bulldogs (11-5), fetching an 80-71 win in the Humphrey Coliseum Thursday night.


Kentucky confirms game times, TV channels for Tennessee & Mississippi State

The Kentucky Wildcats has officially confirmed game times and TV channels for two big upcoming games. The first one is against the Mississippi State Bulldogs. It is now scheduled for Tuesday, January 22nd at 7:00 PM EST. The game will be aired on ESPN.


5 Gators score in double figures, but No. 24 Mississippi State comes out on top, 71-68

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Quinndary Weatherspoon converted a three-point play with 3.4 seconds left to lift No. 24 Mississippi State over Florida 71-68 on Tuesday night. Weatherspoon drove the lane and was fouled by Kevarrius Hayes while sinking the winning layup. Weatherspoon finished with nine poin


What Chloe Bibby’s hot streak means for Mississippi State Women’s Basketball

Chloe Bibby has arrived and done so in style, having put on an offensive show at home. It was her game to lose and Bibby took advantage of the Hump’s bright lights. With a career high 24 points, 12 of which were from beyond the arc, Bibby can now be regarded as a legitimate scoring forward after tha


Ole Miss vs Mississippi State College Basketball Betting Lines, Spread, Odds and Prop Bets

Ole Miss Rebels (12-2, 2-0 SEC) vs. No. 14 Mississippi State Bulldogs (12-2, 0-1 SEC) All betting odds, lines and props available on FanDuel Sportsbook. Moneyline: MISS: (+180) | MSST: (-225)


Gators Lose In Final Moments To Mississippi State 71-68

Florida had chances to win on Tuesday night but ultimately couldn’t get a stop when they needed it and because of some defensive lapses they fell to the Mississippi State Bulldogs 71-68 in yet another one-possession game they are getting known for losing over the past few seasons. The Gators had a l


Report: Mississippi State tight end enters NCAA transfer portal

If there’s one phrase that describes the 2019 college football season so far, it’s “NCAA transfer portal.” Many players around the country have entered the portal this offseason, allowing other teams to get in contact with them about potentially transferring to their school.


Breakdown: Mississippi State Redshirt Freshmen in 2019

Mississippi State's Class of 2018 recently finished their first season on campus. Overall, a pair of true freshmen - safety Marcus Murphy and receiver DeVonta Jason - did not redshirt in the 2018 season.


Former Penn State QB reunites with Joe Moorhead on Mississippi State staff

A former Penn State quarterback is reuniting with Joe Moorhead to become a member of the Mississippi State staff. On Sunday, Billy Fessler tweeted out that he was headed to Mississippi State to join the Bulldogs’ staff ahead of the 2019 season. He spent the 2018 season at Slippery Rock, a Division I


Florida basketball score: Gators fall apart late yet again in loss to No. 24 Mississippi State

It is becoming a trend. For the fourth time in as many games, Florida Gators basketball fell apart in the final minutes of a crucial game. And for the third time in the last four games, it resulted in a loss.


Weatherspoon lifts No. 24 Mississippi St over Florida 71-68

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — In need of a key bucket, No. 24 Mississippi State went to old reliable — Quinndary Weatherspoon in crunch time. Weatherspoon converted a three-point play with 3.4 seconds left to lift the Bulldogs over Florida 71-68 on Tuesday night.