HATTIESBURG, MISS. – Mayor Johnny McGee developed a plan to fix water and sewer problems in the City of Laurel.  However, the downside of fixing these problems is residents could see an increase in their water bill.

 "This year, we're asking for another three percent...

HATTIESBURG, MISS. - The United States Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the Black Farmers and Agriculturalists Association (BFAA’s) regarding an ongoing 20-year court battle, where farmers say they were discriminated against.  The organization advised members to subm...

HATTIESBURG, MISS. - The community held The Proclamation Celebration for a local historian at New Zion Church on Feb. 25.
Sunday, the Hattiesburg Community honored a pioneer through singing hymns.

Vernon Floyd became the first African American to own and operate a rad...

HATTIESBURG, MISS. - The cost of cigarettes could possibly go up, as it appears the cigarette tax could be gaining support within the Republican-controlled legislature, which could ultimately raise cigarette prices $1.50 per pack.

Mississippi's State Senator Joey Fillig...

February 26, 2018

It's been nearly three years since two Hattiesburg policeman, Benjamin Deen and Liquori Tate, were killed in the line of duty. Now, the Hattiesburg Police Department is investigating a scam.

HPD says in the statement below the department is not soliciting or asking for...

February 26, 2018

(The following press release and photo were submitted to MyFOX23.com from the Navy Office of Community Outreach.)

FALLON, Nev. – In Nevada’s high desert is the Navy’s premiere tactical air warfare training center, home to the Naval Aviation Warfighting Development Cente...

HATTIESBURG MISS. - Nine people find are behind bars tonight, facing auto burglary charges.  Together, they face more than 40 charges connected to a string of auto burglaries in the Pine Belt.

The arrests come after a two-day operation held by the Lamar County Sheriff's...

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