A former Forrest County Agricultural High School student has been charged with making terroristic threats after posting to social media a rap song featuring lyrics that threatened a shooting incident at the school.
A Hattiesburg man has been arrested after allegedly shooting a gun in the parking lot of Turtle Creek Mall.
Forrest County District 2 Supervisor Charles Marshall still has 46 more days of service to the people of the county before his final day on the job, Jan. 5, 2020. And you can bet those days will be filled with the same hard work and dedication he’s provided his constituents for the last 24 years.
An ecumenical and interfaith Community Thanksgiving Service will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at Westminster Presbyterian Church.
Representatives from several local families of faith will lead the service, a mass choir will sing, and the Rev. Dr. Kathryn Spangler Kimmel from University Baptist Church will bring the message.
As the first step in easing traffic congestion associated with train lines in Hattiesburg, officials are looking into acquiring several parcels of land required to complete a two-lane overpass that would reach over the Canadian National line in the East Jerusalem neighborhood.
The University of Southern Mississippi College of Business and Economic Development and its Business Advisory Council has chosen Billy Hewes as the 2019 Boardman Alumnus of the Year and Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker as the Young Alumnus of the Year.
The former Izzo’s Illegal Burrito location on Hardy Street will soon be home to a new medical center, a move made possible by Hattiesburg City Council’s approval of three land code variances to the site.
It was still cold outside when the first runner came across the finish line at the early-morning 5K run at Lake Thoreau on Saturday, Nov. 16. But twin bonfires were already burning, and hot chocolate and instant coffee were available.
And the bicycles were ready to go.