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Blakely Baudoin, 18, of Sumrall was recently selected to serve as 2019 Lamar County Miss Hospitality. She is the daughter of Blake and Ashley Baudoin, also of Sumrall.
Culinary Arts students from Oak Grove High School recently won first place at the state Jr. Chef competition in Raymond. The team is made up of Aleiyah Luenig-McGee, Bethanie Pheal, Vikayla Oatis and Donovan Reid.
The City of Hattiesburg announced two personnel changes in Urban Development, with Tonya Jordan as its newest neighborhood coordinator and the addition of public engagement coordinator to Stephanie Hall Campos’ current duties as office manager.
The Mississippi Education Partnership Conference will be held Feb. 25-26 at Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg. The annual event celebrates achievements and collaborations in schools – and educators from all over the state are invited to attend.
EDITOR’S NOTE: The following individuals were arrested and charged with misdemeanor or felony crimes and booked into the Forrest County Jail. The report is published in its entirety each Thursday as provided to The PineBelt NEWS from administrators with the Forrest County Jail.
Hattiesburg police were notified of a shooting early last Saturday morning when the victim arrived at a local hospital seeking treatment.
The “Greatest Show on Dirt” is returning to Hattiesburg this weekend, Feb. 15, 16, for the 34th Annual Southern Miss Coca-Cola Classic Rodeo. The Department of Campus Recreation at The University of Southern Mississippi will host the event at the Forrest County Multi-Purpose Center. The rodeo will start at 7:30 p.m.