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Friday night couldn’t have turned out much better for Petal Relay For Life.
The organization, which is a fundraising arm of the American Cancer Society, saw several hundred participants at its Relay Night event at Hinton Park, helping to raise more than $20,000 for the ACS.
Construction of the new St. Fabian Catholic Church building is running on schedule with the recent addition of the main building’s framework, Father Tommy Conway said earlier this week. The church is scheduled to have services in the church by Christmas.
The Lamar County Board of Supervisors is concerned about having money available to fund a volunteer firefighter reward system based on training and experience designed to recruit and retain personnel.
For music teacher Joanna King, the time she spends listening to her class of Purvis Upper Elementary School third-graders strum their ukuleles is music to her ears.
Special Chancellor Michael H. Ward decided earlier this week to dismiss the Bellevue incorporation case without prejudice, placing no restrictions on another attempt at incorporation.
Lamar County Sheriff Danny Rigel said the donation of a police service dog to the department is a little different this time.
A missing Hattiesburg teenager who alledgedly ran away in the company of a former teacher has returned home.
The coffers of Sacred Heart Catholic School could conceivably become larger in the next five years.
Anonymous donors have come forward to offer a matching challenge grant for debt retirement of up to $500,000 to three diocesan schools – Sacred Heart Catholic School in Hattiesburg,.
The Hattiesburg City Council voted Tuesday afternoon not to object to a petition that would allow Lamar County property into the city limits. Included in the property owned by Hattiesburg real estate developer Darian Pierce are The Colony at Turtle Creek Crossing gated community and Conway’s Pub.