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Jay Hopson was an assistant coach for Southern Mississippi when the program was the envy of most mid-major schools in the country.

Now he's returning to try and duplicate that success as the program's leader.

The University of Southern Mississippi’s Children’s Center for Communication and Development is gearing up for its Children’s Center Classic, a race that will include a 10K, 5K and a 1-mile Little Eagle Fun Run.

Running into a burning building or pulling a person from the clutches of a mangled vehicle might seem like the ultimate risks for Lamar County’s firefighters.

The Lamar County School District’s board of trustees voted unanimously on Monday to allow Baxterville students the choice to transfer from Baxterville to Purvis Middle School.

The construction of the Evelyn Gandy Parkway has brought with it a growth of businesses in the City of Petal. The newest addition to the city will be The Summit, a strip mall located west of Hattiesburg Clinic’s facility.

Petal native Doug King was named the 2016 recipient of the Bobby Runnels Leadership Award at the annual Petal Camber of Commerce banquet Monday night.