May 30, 2019

LAUREL, Miss. (May 28, 2019) – Sanderson Farms, Inc. announced today that it will increase pay rates for the Company’s hourly employees beginning Sunday, June 2, 2019. The decision is part of the Company’s effort to recruit and retain employees in today’s competitive b...

April 25, 2019

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The Mississippi State Department of Health has confirmed a possible measles exposure in three Hattiesburg locations.

According to state health officials the contagious out-of-state traveler stopped at a Subway in Circle K on Highway 11 between 2 p.m...

April 24, 2019

FORREST COUNTY, Miss. – Two Forrest County men are behind bars Wednesday for growing marijuana plants.

According to Hattiesburg Police Department Spokesman, Ryan Moore, Metro Narcotics agents, along with Mississippi Department of Corrections, Forrest County Sheriff’s De...

April 23, 2019

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Hattiesburg’s Historical Landmark program officials commemorate a local prominent civil rights activist couple, Mr. Benton Dwight and Mrs. Lula Dwight.

“We are here celebrating my...

April 10, 2019

This is a press release from Hattiesburg Zoo.

HATTIESBURG, MS (April 9, 2019) — Reader’s Digest recently announced the Hattiesburg Zoo as the best zoo in Mississippi. The zoo is featured in a rundown of “The Best Zoo in Every State in America” acknowledging the attracti...

March 29, 2019

HATTIESBURG, MS – HUBFEST will be held on Saturday, March 29 from 9am – 5:30pm in Downtown Hattiesburg. There will be over 200 vendors including craft, business, and food with 4 stages of live music running all day. Be sure to bring the kids as there will be 3 differen...

March 21, 2019

This is a press release from USM.

DOHA, QATAR - During the Milipol Qatar 2018 Exhibition on October 29-31, 2018, the The University of Southern Mississippi’s National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) and INTERPOL, signed a training cooperation agr...

March 15, 2019

This is a press release from Hattiesburg Zoo.

HATTIESBURG, MS — Chewy, Hattiesburg Zoo’s two-toed sloth and ambassador extraordinaire, was quite the attraction at the Mississippi State Capitol on Wednesday, March 13. The slow-moving animal lead Hattiesburg Zoo’s delega...

March 13, 2019

This is a press release from Hattiesburg Clinic.

HATTIESBURG, MISS. – Considered the first responders of the sports world, athletic trainers are vital to the health and well-being of student athletes across the Pine Belt.


February 27, 2019

HATTIESBURG, Miss. - University of Southern Mississippi’s School of Business ‘Inspired Leaders Series’ featured alumnus Duane Lock Tuesday in Scianna Hall.

Lock is an entrepreneur, investor and 2015 School of Business Alumnus of the Year recipient. Tuesday he spoke to c...

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