Hattiesburg Strings to present mall concert Friday


The Hattiesburg Public Schools Strings presents its annual “Concerts at the Mall” Friday, Dec. 6, and Tuesday, Dec. 17.

This event has been a part of their tradition for more than a decade. For the first time, elementary string students will be performing for the Pine Belt at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, outside of Belk by the Food Court at Turtle Creek Mall

At least 80 students will be performing during the free 40-minute concert.

The performance schedule includes:

• Hattiesburg High School, Rowan & Grace Christian Elementary Schools Concert and Chamber Orchestras and the 5th Elementary Orchestra, 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6.

• Lillie Burney STEAM Academy, 6 and 7th-grade Orchestra at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17.