Although the week is drawing to a close, there are still a couple of opportunities to take part... READ MORE
Although the week is drawing to a close, there are still a couple of opportunities to take part in this year’s Police Week in Hattiesburg, designed to pay tribute to fallen officers as well as honor the efforts of current officers working to keep communities safe.
During the 18th annual Tourism Partners Luncheon at the Historic Train Depot, VisitHATTIESBURG recognized thirty-eight Shining Stars as part of its National Travel and Tourism Week celebrations.
Hattiesburg has been designated as being accredited as a Main Street America community for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center and the Mississippi Main Street Association.
The Hub City joins 42 other community groups from across the state receiving this designation.
During the past several years, Hattiesburg has offered day programs during the summer months for students throughout the city, with the intention of giving children the opportunity to be productive while out of school.
The Petal Education Foundation recently awarded scholarships to 82 Petal High School seniors during end-of-the-year awards day activities.
The PEF was founded in 1987 with the future in mind and helps bridge the gap for enhanced educational opportunities.
Blood donors play a vital role on the frontline of saving patients here, across the country and to those serving in the military. A blood donation could be the difference for many. Blood donations are needed now to help secure the blood supply for the upcoming holiday weekend and summer months blood needs.