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While bidding out certain projects late last year for the upcoming Hattiesburg Public Safety Complex, city officials received a $2 million bid for a maintenance facility at that site – a number that was a little out of their comfort zone.
The Hattiesburg Public School District held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday to celebrate its new indoor athletic multipurpose facility and newly renovated weight room.
Some say “magic mustards” and some use “championship golds,” but one thing is for sure, there is something special about those all-gold jerseys Pearl River donned Saturday afternoon.
Sumrall native Christopher Ray will pick up the baton as Opera San Jose's next resident conductor in July 2019.
Ray said he is grateful to San José Musical Director Joseph Marcheso for believing in his work and trusting him with this responsibility.
The 2020 campaign for president is getting started and a record number of candidates have qualified, but predictability none are from Mississippi.
Forty years ago the presidential election had something remarkable and yet forgettable – a presidential candidate from Mississippi.
BILOXI – In the 24 hours between Southern Miss’ walk-off win over Rice Wednesday and first pitch against Marshall Thursday, the Southern Miss bats didn’t cool down in the South Mississippi heat.
Officials from Sumrall are in the process of setting up a fund for the $2 million earmarked for recreational facilities in the city – in particular, the sports complex on Mississippi 42 – as a result of Senate Bill 3065.
The Southern Miss football program announced Tuesday the addition of future non-conference dates, which includes a road game at Miami and a four-game series with Troy.
EDITOR’S NOTE: The following individuals were arrested and charged with misdemeanor or felony crimes and booked into the Lamar County Jail. The report is published in its entirety each Thursday as provided to The PineBelt NEWS from administrators with the Lamar County Jail.
The family of Terry and Gage West, the father and son that were killed in a 2017 wastewater lift station accident, has filed wrongful death complaints against the city of Petal.
Hub City residents are known for their kindness, generosity and looking out for one another. It happens all the time under a variety of circumstances. And in true Pine Belt fashion, it’s happened again, but in a way that has extended far beyond the confines of the Pine Belt.
The public record of the past two weeks’ felony arrests from the Forrest County Sheriff’s office includes the following reports. Information is provided by the sheriff’s office and Hattiesburg and Petal police departments. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law:
Monday, July 30
BILOXI – He’ll be the first to say it. Oak Grove native Matthew Guidry doesn’t play for individual awards. He said it before the season and he repeated it after the Golden Eagles raised the Conference USA Tournament trophy Sunday at MGM Park.
Guidry led the team with a .533 batting average throughout the tournament.
With less than three minutes to go in Saturday night’s football game between Laurel and Hattiesburg, a disturbance of some kind sent players and fans scrambling off the field and out of the stands for some 20 minutes before play resumed.
On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast Lumberton coach Zach Jones and Petal wide receiver Trent Williams join the show for separate interview.
The public record of the past week’s felony arrests from the Forrest County Sheriff’s office includes the following reports. Information is provided by the sheriff’s office and Hattiesburg and Petal police departments. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law: