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A longtime local police officer has been hired to lead the Hattiesburg Public School District's school resource department.
The University of Southern Mississippi Police Department is directing faculty, staff and students to disregard a flyer circulating throughout the Hattiesburg campus containing false information ab
At the intersection of Main and Front Streets is where you’ll want to be come New Year’s Eve.
Hattiesburg is on the receiving end of $1.15 million in grant money from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas that will fund 116 rental units in the city, part of $16.3 million in Affordable Housi

Enough: Where should line be drawn between free speech and political correctness?


I have always thought of myself as an analytical and, okay, opinionated person.  Some folks may not analyze every little event in their lives, the way I do. 

But when it comes to opinions, from race to religion, from the sexes to politics, our personal beliefs and opinions are pretty much set.  (Especially at my age.) 

EMERGING ARTISTS: HAC spotlights works of up-and-coming artists


Each year, the Hattiesburg Arts Council recognizes up-and-coming local professional artists with an emerging artist exhibit. A great group of visual artists will be featured and honored with a reception from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Hattiesburg Cultural Association, 723 North Main Street.