HATTIESBURG, MISS. - Mississippi’s Southern District Public Service Commissioner, Sam Britton made his way to Hattiesburg as he hits the campaign trail early.

Britton announced Tuesday that he will be a candidate for Secretary of State in the upcoming election. The La...

HATTIESBURG, MISS. – For the past two nights, the Pine Belt saw temperatures fall below freezing and many shelters opened their doors, accepting extra residents who did not have a warm place to stay.
 

“When we found out the weather was going to be bad, and we found out...

January 29, 2019

HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Forecasters are predicting below freezing temperatures for nearly every night this week. Assistant Fire Chief of Hattiesburg, Danny Wade, said there are plenty of ways to keep your home warm, safely.

"If you do have the space heaters or the electric...

LAUREL, MISS. – The City of Laurel mourns the loss of their police chief, Tyrone Stewart, who passed away Monday morning at 48-years-old.

Funeral arrangements are complete for Stewart.  Visitation will take place January 31 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Chapel of Angels F...

January 28, 2019

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COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICTS:
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January 25, 2019

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WAYNE COUNTY, MISS. – A Thursday morning drug raid lands two people behind bars, facing multiple felonies.

“This morning, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department and Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics launched two search warrants for two homes here in the town,” Wayne Coun...

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