December 14, 2018

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HATTIESBURG, MISS. – Hattiesburg Public School District's Superintendent, Robert William made it very clear Thursday morning during a press conference, that the district will crack down on chronic absenteeism.

“Currently, we have over 700 students with five or more un...

PETAL, MISS. – The City of Petal looks to expand another seven square miles, pending on the ruling of a Forrest County Judge. Recently, the city made its last agreement in court about why six of the surrounding areas should be annexed and added to the Petal city limits...

December 11, 2018

HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Forrest General and William Carey University have a partnership which provides weekly music therapy sessions to oncology and pediatric patients.

“We had been investigating the possibility of bringing a Music Therapy Program to Forrest General Hospit...

December 11, 2018

The girls' basketball team at Forrest County Agricultural High School recently sponsored two needy children as part of the Salvation Army's annual Angel Tree program.   The team bought Christmas presents for the children at a local WalMart.

Pictured sitting from le...

HATTIESBURG, MISS. – Four more weeks left until lawmakers meet in Jackson for the 2019 legislative session and one topic expected to be discussed will be teacher pay raises, after Gov. Phil Bryant recommended a $50 million teacher pay raise.

According to the U.S. News...

December 10, 2018

PETAL, Miss. - State Superintendent of Education, Carey Wright, visits Petal School District Monday. Her trip is apart of the Celebration of Excellence Tour –  a trip celebrating the 9 of 144 schools districts that have an 'A' status.

“They’re focusing on instruction al...

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