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Hattiesburg Police and Department of Human Services responded to a welfare check of two juveniles at Jacksonwood Court Apartments on Tuesday, June 4.
As the investigation progressed, Hattiesburg Police charged two individuals with felony child abuse on Wednesday, June 5.
Just in time for Father’s Day, the Downtown Association announces Hattiesburg Craft Beer Festival set for from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 15, in Town Square Park. Presented in partnership with Corner Market, the seventh annual festival promises to be bigger and better than ever.
The 2019 Dog Days 5K and 2-Mile Walk for Hub City Service Dogs is again jumping in with this year’s FestivalSouth events.
As part of FestivalSouth, the fifth annual Dog Days 5K event will be Saturday, June 15 at Kamper Park in Hattiesburg.
Mississippi has given rise to some incredible artistic talents, from Tennessee Williams to Elvis Presley and B.B. King to William Faulkner, Eudora Welty and Morgan Freeman. The very soil seems to teem with creative potential.
Carey Dinner Theatre will open its 44th season with “Radio Gals,” a musical comedy loosely based on a true story. The show will run at 6:30 p.m. from June 13-29, except Sunday and Monday nights, in William Carey University’s Tatum Theatre.
Five Hub City-area contestants will be making their way to Vicksburg this week to compete in the 2019 Miss Mississippi Pageant, which will be held June 19-22, at the Vicksburg Convention Center.
Local contestants include:
• Mary Margaret Hyer, Miss RiverBend
• Michael Harper, Miss Pearl River Valley
Kenneth Herbert Atwood
69, of Oloh
Kenneth Herbert Atwood died June 2, 2019, at his home. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Hulett-Winstead Sumrall Chapel with burial in Oloh Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hulett-Winstead Sumrall Chapel.
Shop Petal First has expanded to include three days in the summer. Enjoy the Shop Petal First experience on the second Saturday in June, July and August. Fashioned after the chamber’s November Shop Petal First, this event will feature savings and specials at participating merchants and a chance to win a Gift Card Tree each month.