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The financial deal involving Jones Companies of Columbia is expected to spill over to Hattiesburg as the Marion County firm plans to find temporary office space in the Hub City, according to an official involved in the transaction.
The Mississippi Court of Appeals has affirmed motions in a Forrest County Circuit Court case where a man sued Sheriff Billy McGee for alienation of affection when the man and his former wife divorced.
The Hattiesburg Environmental Court, which assists Code Enforcement, Animal Control and Fire Department in clearing up any documented violations, should be discontinued, one City Councilwoman told officials during a work session Monday afternoon.
Army Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper praised the work of the soldiers and staff at Camp Shelby as he stopped by the facility during his worldwide tour of the nation’s readiness units.
Esper, who was accompanied by Maj. Gen. Janson D. Boyles – the Mississippi Adjutant General – said Camp Shelby has been “a great stop.”
The Hattiesburg City Council is expected to consider placing historic markers around the Hub City at its next meeting on Aug. 21. Mayor Toby Barker proposed the markers to protect and restore the city’s historic resources.
A local real estate agent who has three children in the Lamar County School District’s Sumrall schools wants to help local teachers with their technology needs. So, with the help of the community, Alex Ralston hopes to raise funds with a garage sale.