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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.
Local police are searching for a suspect who allegedly stole vehicles in Lamar County before fleeing to Louisiana, where he escaped police custody to return to Mississippi.
After resigning as the Southern Miss head softball coach Friday, Wendy Hogue is returning to Petal High School to head the softball program once again. The school board approved the hiring on Tuesday, and she’ll be introduced at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday inside the Petal Football Fieldhouse.
With only a short while left to file a petition in support of allowing alcohol sales in Lamar County, Lumberton Mayor Quincy Rogers is looking to get the word out in hopes of getting the remaining signatures necessary to file.
After years of planning, promises, and then dashed hopes, new life is finally being breathed into the former Hattiesburg High School building on Main Street.
Work has begun converting the landmark building into senior-living apartment homes.
Mississippi Outstanding Teen Jane Granberry brings home state title, prepares to compete at national levelBy BETH BUNCH,
Jane Granberry, a junior at Oak Grove High School, is still reeling from hearing her named called as Mississippi’s Outstanding Teen during competition finals Sunday afternoon at the Vicksburg Convention Center.
Granberry said upon hearing her named called, she immediately broke down into tears.
Hattiesburg Hundred: Law enforcement officers, firemen honored for service to Greater Hattiesburg areaBy BETH BUNCH,
Since 2016, 21 law enforcement officials who serve Hattiesburg have been recognized for their service to the Hub City. This year, seven more joined that elite group of men and womn.
NORFOLK, Va. – Only two days from the one-year anniversary of Southern Miss taking down No. 1-seed Middle Tennessee in the C-USA Quarterfinals, the Golden Eagles struck again with a 59-52 win at clinched-regular-season champion Old Dominion.
In the spirit of maintaining the character of the North Main Street neighborhood, members of Hattiesburg City Council have granted former Mayor Johnny DuPree’s request to rezone his home from its current B-2 (neighborhood business) designation to R-1A (residential).
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: