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As summer heads into the early weeks of the school year, we hope that everyone gets out and enjoys what the Magnolia State has to offer.
Mangum, a three-time finalist, won the 2016 C Spire Ferriss Trophy as a freshman, which is named for the late Dave Boo Ferriss, a Magnolia State baseball legend, a Boston Red Sox Hall of Famer and long-time Delta State head baseball coach.
Mississippi native and director Tate Taylor said the hard thing was getting black actresses to come to the Magnolia State for the movie, Chassaniol said in an interview.
The Magnolia State most recently finished last in 2014 and has never finished out of the bottom three in the annual ranking.
Mississippi: The Magnolia State passed requirements similar to those in Texas, but admitting procedures remain on hold.
Versiga, who has a solid 8-2 record with six knockouts, also works for the Pascagoula Police Department and fought all of his bouts in the Magnolia State.
The Bank of Fayetteville was in the merger spotlight back in 1997-98 when a Magnolia State bank holding company came calling.
With evocative locations, large soundstages in Canton and on the Gulf Coast, a moderate crew base and a film commission ready to assist producers, the Magnolia State continues to lure high-profile projects.
The Oxford Eagle, a five-day paper with a circulation of about 6000, will be the latest Boone's move to ramp up its position in the magnolia state: in December 2012, Boone took over the Brookhaven Daily Leader, while last May it bought the Vicksburg Post and in November it acquired the Picayune Item.
When it comes to the prevalence of obesity, physical inactivity and smoking, the Magnolia State has the not-so-coveted distinction of being perpetually rated at the bottom of the union.
According to the Clarion-Ledger, the 61-year-old-star approached the department after spending time in the Magnolia State while filming 'Get on Up' - a James Brown biopic in Aykroyd plays the late singer's manager, Ben Bart.
In February 2014, Mississippi First, the Women's Foundation of Mississippi, and the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS) released Sexuality Education in Mississippi: Progress in the Magnolia State, a new report that details the enormous amount of progress made in educating the young people of that state.