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(VIDEO) New DSU president Bill LaForge embraces Okra mascot

April 17, 2013

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Despite having gone to Delta State when there was only one mascot (The Statesman), new Delta State president Bill LaForge has no problems embracing The Fighting Okra on his first day on the job at the Cleveland school …

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Fighting Okra campaign featured at NCAA.com

February 11, 2013

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The Fighting Okra of Delta State University has done it again. The burly unofficial DSU mascot won high praise last year for starring in its own “Fear the Okra” promotional web video series produced by Ridgeland advertising agency Mad Genius. Recently profiled in the Mississippi Business Journal, the Fighting Okra’s makeover story has also been […]

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