The 2012 Initiates of the Kappa Iota of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity created the Diamonds of Distinct Dedication (DODD) Scholarship to promote and encourage high academic achievement, leadership and service among high school students in the state of Mississippi.
Before he played under the bright lights at ‘The Rock’ or shattered records at Spain Park High School, Nick Mullens was just like any other child with an early childhood dream. For Mullens, one simple principle gave him the ultimate blueprint for his success in life: persistence.
In the chart topping, hit single “Diamonds” by Barbadian singer and songwriter Rihanna, one can hear a powerful reoccurring statement “shine bright like a diamond”. While many get caught up in the beauty of this precious stone, they often forget diamonds are made under pressure. It took time and hard work for such objects to be created.
Only a small portion of young ladies gets the opportunity to participate in pageants. Even fewer get the chance to win, wear a pretty crown and move on to the next stage after each round. For Hannah Roberts, this was not only a dream but one she made come true in being crowned as the 59th Miss Mississippi during the 2015 Miss Mississippi pageant in Vicksburg on June 27.
He once made a one-handed grab playing against his friends growing up in a small neighborhood in Pearl, Mississippi. From there, Southern Miss wide receiver D.J. Thompson knew football was a sport he was truly interested in.
Southern Miss was predicted to finish fifth in the Conference USA West Division, according to the league’s 13 coaches on Wednesday in the C-USA Football preseason poll. Since the conference […]
Southern Miss quarterback Nick Mullens talks about the upcoming season as a part of the Football Player Series. After setting passing records as well as single season records at Spain […]