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Kyron and Kamron Barnes stand next to each other during their first game at Southern Miss. | Photos: Charlie Luttrell

From Fayette to Hattiesburg, the Barnes Twins Stick Together on the Gridiron 

Jackson Howell, SM2 Reporter | September 21, 2022

Kyron and Kamron Barnes are two players who play the same position and come from the same place. They also share the same face.  Now both freshmen offensive linemen at Southern Miss, the Barnes twins...

Frank Gore Jr. shifts his direction during a run against Liberty

Superback Star: Frank Gore Jr. rises to the challenge at Southern Miss

Charlie Luttrell, Copy Editor | September 9, 2022

The spotlight is expected for the son of one of the NFL’s greatest running backs of all time, but any talk with Southern Miss’ Frank Gore Jr. shows that he respects that limelight but is strictly about...

Head Coach Will Hall watches the Golden Eagles practice

Hall and Gregg reunited: From cup ball to climbing the coaching ranks

Austin Lindsey, Sports Director | September 2, 2022

Some things in life seem destined as if they are already in the stars. For Southern Miss Head Coach Will Hall and Offensive Coordinator Sam Gregg, their relationship is intertwined with their family’s...

Preview: Southern Miss prepares for the Conference USA Tournament.

May 24, 2022

Southern Miss Baseball Team| Image Courtesy of Southern Miss Athletics By: Dima Mixon The No. 14 Southern Miss Golden Eagles seek to earn their sixth Conference USA tournament victory and which...

Pedaling for a Change: One womans remarkable journey for a cause that matters

Pedaling for a Change: One woman’s remarkable journey for a cause that matters

Kalli Cox and Kalli Cox | May 14, 2022

By: Kalli Cox Cox beginning her journey with Pedal for Change. “Growing up, whenever someone mentioned human trafficking, my first thought was the line ‘I will find you, and I will kill you,’...

Cadet Julianna Vaughn, Alpha Flight Commander, standing in the cadet lounge in McLemore Hall 04-21-2022

Air Force ROTC: not your average group on campus

Garret Grove and Garret Grove | April 27, 2022

At 6 o’clock on a Monday morning, the average college student is asleep. Even if one is awake, they most likely have not left their dorm, their apartment or even their bed at that time in the morning.  If...

Eden on Earth: The journey from seed to garden

Eden on Earth: The journey from seed to garden

Charlie Luttrell and Charlie Luttrell | April 13, 2022

As the temperatures rise and the greenery emerges, spring fever ensues. At the forefront of satisfying this demand are local gardeners, who dedicate their time and lives to making your flowerbeds and...

Blaze and Haize: Girl finds passions to overcome struggles with childhood disability

Blaze and Haize: Girl finds passions to overcome struggles with childhood disability

Loren Jones and Loren Jones | April 6, 2022

Haize Hinton of Soso, Mississippi, seemed like a healthy baby when she was born in September 2015. However, at two months, her parents noticed she was not using her right arm. A visit to the pediatrician...

Eagle Esports player-coach talks teams success, programs future

Eagle Esports player-coach talks team’s success, program’s future

Charlie Luttrell and Charlie Luttrell | March 29, 2022

When Joshua Mackie joined USM’s esports team, Eagle Esports, as a freshman in 2020, he was the only player to participate in the Rainbow Six Siege team’s tryouts. A year later, he led the team to...

Van T. Jones

Former Southern Miss basketball player leads community initiative

Clarissa Henry and Clarissa Henry | March 23, 2022

You come home from a long day of work, it's after five and you're tired. You arrive home to the Mr. or the Mrs. and your two children. However, upon arrival and fatigue you find three extra children,...

Beach Volleyball is serving with increasing popularity among collegiate athletics

Beach Volleyball is “serving” with increasing popularity among collegiate athletics

Charlie Luttrell and Charlie Luttrell | March 23, 2022

Beach volleyball has spread from its Pacific roots across the globe, even to the artificially placed sands of Hattiesburg, Mississippi where Southern Miss has established itself as a leading figure in...

Local children’s book author aims to inspire through reading

Local children’s book author aims to inspire through reading

Clarissa Henry and Clarissa Henry | February 28, 2022

“Breakin’ ankles on the court, makin’ A’s is my sport.” are the words written by a PTO board member, mother of two who has never spit a rhyme a day in her life. It's not her who is “breakin’...

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