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The Hattiesburg Zoo is giving kids – and even adults – an opportunity to return their ripped or damaged stuffed animals to good-as-new status with the upcoming Doc McHannon Stuff & Stitch event next week.
Motorists traveling on U.S. 49 near the Forrest County Jail will soon see new signage leading the way to that facility, with updated wording replacing the current verbiage.
Ross Stores and The Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club have partnered through a four-week program called "Help Local Kids Learn." Through the end of February, customers can make a monetary contribution at the Hattiesburg Dress for location during checkout.
My name is Joshua Wilson, and I’m an addict. They say the first step to recovery is admitting you have a problem … so, there you go.
I’m actually a “multi-thing” addict, if that makes sense. I’m addicted to several things, and none of them are very good for me, if we’re being honest.
Officials from the Petal School District and Petal Police Department are conducting an investigation into alleged inappropriate communications between a now-former Petal High School employee and a student.
Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker is proposing the idea of creating a new official district that would stretch east and west of the Bouie and Leaf rivers aimed at promoting infrastructure, recreation and economic vitality in that area of Hattiesburg, Petal and Forrest County.
Alpha Rho Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International recently announced the recipient of the prestigious Woman of Distinction Award.
Jennifer Moore, principal of Purvis Upper Elementary and Alpha Rho member since 1999, was recognized as the 2019 recipient.
Several items in Col. Felsher’s column last week warrant serious commentary.
On Tuesday, January 21, Mayor Toby Barker was joined by Fire Chief Sherrocko Stewart to swear in two lateral transfers - Nicholas Hocanson and James Givens - to Hattiesburg Fire Department, bringing manpower numbers to 120 firefighters.
There is a game I play with a few of my foodie friends. It’s based on the question: “If you could only eat one food item for the rest of your life, what would it be?” It’s a harder question to answer than one might think. I love steak, but would I want to eat steak three times a day forever? No.