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Firefighters, police officers and other city officials gathered at the Sherrill Community Center in Hattiesburg for the swearing-in of the city's first African-American fire chief.
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A Hattiesburg man is pleading guilty to child pornography charges. Grantham Armstrong Mitchell entered the plea Tuesday before U.S. District Judge Keith Starrett.
The Rev. Marvin L. Winans will be the keynote speaker at Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny DuPree's annual "Mayor's Prayer Breakfast" on May 1. The 6:30 a.m. event, which coincides with the National Day of Prayer, will be held at the Lake Terrace Convention Center.
The Department of English at the University of Southern Mississippi will participate in World Book Night on April 23 from 2- 6 p.m. at the U.S. Post Office on South 40th Avenue in Hattiesburg.
The Pine Woods Audubon Society invites children of all ages to attend Birdfest 2014 from 10-noon Sat.
Following his arrest Sunday on charges of driving under the influence of other substances and possession of a firearm by a felon.
Residents living within certain areas of Central Hattiesburg may qualify to have their pets spayed or neutered at Southern Pines Spay and Neuter Clinic for a donation of any amount.
In celebration of its 64th birthday, the Hattiesburg Zoo is inviting the public to "Experience a Revolution" on May 24 as it unveils its newest addition, the Asbury Discovery Center, as part of the zoo's annual Birthday Bash.
A Hattiesburg man pleaded guilty today to production of child pornography and possession of child pornography, U.S. Attorney Gregory K. Davis and FBI Special Agent in Charge Daniel McMullen announced today.
Last week, Silver Airways filed termination notice that it is pulling out of Greenville, Hattiesburg, Meridian, and Tupelo.
BILOXI, Miss. -- Biloxi's beachside comfort station is now scheduled to be completed May 1. Four similar stations have been built along the county coastline, but the Biloxi project has sat unfinished since 2012.
Magnolia State Bank recently announced Anne Carol Johnson as the new business development officer at the Hattiesburg office.
Gene Pickering from the PHWD said the waterway district will sell its headquarters building in Hattiesburg and acquire an acre of land at the Laurel-Hattiesburg Regional Airport off Interstate 59 where they will place a metal building and move in their 20 employees.
Presented by The Children's Center for Communication, based at Southern Miss, and the Hattiesburg Rotary Club, the fundraiser takes place April 22 from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Southern Oaks House & Gardens .