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  • Lady Statesmen Send Falcons into Frenzy

    Lady Statesmen Send Falcons into Frenzy

    Bugg Davis

    March 11, 2017

    The Lady Statesmen softball team traveled outside Mississippi state lines to take on five different teams in Montevallo, Alabama during the second weekend of February.  In a weekend tournament they called “Falcon Frenzy,” the Lady Statesmen brought their A-game. They finished the weekend with four...

  • Check Out the Wiley Planetarium

    Check Out the Wiley Planetarium

    Penny Bedford

    March 9, 2017

    The Roy L. and Clara Belle Wiley Planetarium, originally built in 1976, has been newly renovated and reopened to students and the public as of Oct., 2016. Located at the end of the Caylor-White-Walters complex, the planetarium now houses a dual 3-D Digistar 5 digital projector system. The planetarium,...

    A view of the new planetarium from the theater room.

  • There’s a New Sherriff in Town

    There’s a New Sherriff in Town

    Nick Houston

    March 6, 2017

    After serving for nearly 25 years on the Delta State police force, Chief Lynn Buford retired on January 17, 2017. Now, there’s a new sheriff in town, Chief Jeff Johns. In light of the new hire, The Statement reached out to Chief Jeff Johns to help students and faculty get to know him a little b...

Kisses for St. Jude

Kisses for St. Jude

Kendall Morrow

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, the Delta State Chapter of Tri Delta hosted a fundraiser for St. Jude. “Kisses for St. Jude” took place in in the H.L. Nowell Union,...

March 2No Comments

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