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The University of Southern Mississippi School of Mass Communication and Journalism is accepting applications for a multimedia journalism workshop June 15-22 on the university's Hattiesburg campus.
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GEORGE CLARK/ASSOCIATED PRESS Southern Miss quarterback Nick Mullens looks for an open receiver against North Texas at M.M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg on Oct. 26, 2013.
JACKSON -- A Senate chairman says Mississippi lawmakers won't authorize Hattiesburg or Greenville to set a 1 percent local sales tax, as the two cities requested.
Initially, Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny DuPree said he had intended to bring forward current city department heads for approval by City Council before nominating candidates to fill areas that were operating without a top administrator.
Emergency officials finished offloading dangerous chemicals from an overturned tanker on I-59 in Hattiesburg at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
Construction on a new 228 unit multifamily housing community near the Turtle Creek Mall is expected to get underway in the summer.
Firefighters from across the state took a break from the classroom on Thursday to learn an out-of-the-box rescue method.
Hattiesburg Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration are teaming up in April for the DEA National Drug Take Back Initiative.
Scott is part of the St. Jude life study, which means he's still being followed by doctors and the research team at St Jude.
Adrel Ryan Tutwiler said he had shot his former college roommate four times in self-defense in summer 2102.
Hattiesburg police officers are asking residents to be on the lookout for an individual who robbed the Jr. Food Mart at 5316 Old Highway 42 on Feb. 19. Police describe the suspect as a black male in his late 30s who is approximately 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs about 170 pounds.
Hattiesburg residents will have a new venue to discuss and interact when it comes to city matters.
House lawmakers passed an amended form of SB 2818, the Senate's Starkville-Oktibbeha County school merger bill, a day after the Senate unanimously passed its own strike-all amendment to the House's legislation.
For nearly 100 years many hospitals, businesses and churches in Mississippi have depended on a metro company to get them everything from print paper to toilet paper.