Hattiesburg police continue to be on the lookout for a teenager who is thought to be in the company of a former teacher who was recently charged with sexual battery from a position of trust or authority.
Hattiesburg Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 100 block of West Fifth Street around noon Sunday.
When officers arrived and talked with a victim, she said something hit her residence. As officers searched the front side of the house, they found a hole in a front window that appeared to be from a bullet.
Members of The University of Southern Mississippi community and area residents will bring awareness to suicide prevention when the USM Department of Psychology hosts the “Out of the Darkness Walk” on the Hattiesburg campus. The event, set from 8:30 – 11 a.m.
Twenty-one Lamar County elementary school students will have their names permanently recorded in Mississippi statutes after state Sen. Brad Touchstone gave them copies of a House Resolution in their honor Monday night.