Money may not be everything, but in politics it sure means a lot. And if money is used as a measuring stick in this year’s elections, it points to Tate Reeves winning the governor’s race and Delbert Hosemann succeeding Reeves as lieutenant governor.
Through its selection of an annual Hall of Fame Class, the Hattiesburg Public School District Foundation acknowledges the contributions of the alumni from the Hub City’s five legacy public schools. Students who finished their last year of high school on the campuses of Eureka, Hattiesburg/Blair, Hattiesburg/North Main Street, L.J.
William Carey University has begun site work for a new Student Center at its Hattiesburg campus. The three-story building will stand next to Thomas Fine Arts Center at the former location of the old Tatum Court.
Robin Davis, Ph.D., will become the new CARES School principal in Hattiesburg starting later this month. Canopy Children’s Solutions said the change will follow the retirement of current principal Anne Russum, who has led the school since its opening in 2009.
Just in time for Father’s Day, the Downtown Association announces Hattiesburg Craft Beer Festival set for 6-9 p.m. Saturday, June 15, in Town Square Park. Presented in partnership with Corner Market, the 7th annual festival promises to be bigger and better than ever.