On Thursday, August 1, 2019, Hattiesburg Police, with the assistance of the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force and Jackson Police arrested an additional two suspects in the shooting death of Lisa Nguyen.
The Petal School District is currently soliciting applications for Shared Decision Making Council members. The Petal School District Strategic Plan provides for a Shared Decision Making Council at the district level and one at each school level.
Four candidates are seeking the District 3 Constable seat in Lamar County.
Four Republicans are seeking the House District 87 seat, which is being vacated by Chris Johnson. Johnson, who is seeking the District 45 Senate seat, served as the first and only representative of the newly-formed district. The district covers parts of Forrest and Lamar counties.
With a crowded field of Republicans and no Democrats in the race for the Lamar County District 4 seat, a runoff will more than likely determine who will take over for current supervisor Phillip Carlisle, who is vacating the position to run for chancery clerk.
William Carey University hosted a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony July 18 for the new Tatum Court, the final tornado recovery project after an EF3 tornado ravaged the campus in January 2017.
Get ready black-and-gold fans. The 24th annual Eagle Fanfare is right around the corner.
The event, which will run from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Thad Cochran Center on the USM campus in Hattiesburg, is hosted by the Southern Miss Alumni Association, in conjunction with the Department of Athletics and Alumni HUBs.
Imagine walking into a room of normal sights, sounds, and smells. Perhaps you hear a telephone ring or turn your head to avoid a glare from a nearby window. Aside from a fleeting thought of who was calling or whether the blinds should be lowered, you quickly process these things and carry on.