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Hattiesburg, Mississippi is located in Forrest County. Zip codes in Hattiesburg, MS include 39403, 39406, and 39404. The median home price in Hattiesburg is $158,500 which is roughly $71/per square foot. More Hattiesburg information.

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12 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

Hattiesburg native's Ebola Virus drug successful, speaks on future of the drug

Two Americans infected with the deadly Ebola virus were successfully cured thanks to a drug created by a University of Southern Mississippi graduate.

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14 hrs ago | WTOK-TV Meridian

Fourteen Mississippi School Districts Sue over Underfunding

Fourteen Mississippi school districts have filed suit against the state, seeking repayment of amounts they say they were illegally shorted by the state's public school funding formula over the last six years.

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19 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

Field house fire becomes arson investigation

Lamar County Sheriff Danny Rigel tells The Hattiesburg American county and state arson investigators had determined the fire was "incendiary in nature."

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Newms360.com

Musgrove to announce action to fund MAEP

Former Gov. Ronnie Musgrove has scheduled news conferences Thursday in Jackson and Hattiesburg where he will announce "action to fully fund" the Mississippi Adequate Education Program.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Suspect arrested in aggravated assault

James Edgar Cluff was taken into custody Tuesday after reporting the incident that occurred in the 800 block of Grace Avenue.

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The Mississippi Press

Mississippi, Alabama on MSNBC's list of `cheapest' states in which to live

One day after Kiplinger's released its annual rankings which had both Mississippi and Alabama among the most "tax-friendly" states in the nation, MSNBC has included the two states on its list of the top 10 "cheapest" states in which to live.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

August 26, Tuesday evening forecast

Plenty of sunshine this afternoon and evening with a dry north wind. A lot of people have told me that today feels like fall is coming I can't disagree that it feels that way, but summer is still holding strong.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg police search for auto burglary suspect

The suspect is a black male, approximately 5'8 and 135 pounds with short plaits in his hair.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

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Students were tested under the same frameworks as they have been for the past several years, but they prepared for the test using different standards than in years past.

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AmeriCorps braving heat to help Hattiesburg residents

Although it was a little less hot Tuesday, it was still very warm for those working outdoors, or for those volunteering to help others outdoors.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Midday: Forrest County Extension Service

The office is offering a Coupon 101 class September 4th at noon. The office will also hold a prescribed burning meeting at 6 p.m. The Forrest County Extension Service office is located at 952 Sullivan Drive in Hattiesburg.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg murder suspect in custody

According to Hattiesburg police Shelvin Lanell Jones, 38, was taken into custody early Tuesday morning in the Palmer's Crossing area for the murder of Eboni Newsome, 22. According to Hattiesburg police they received a tip that Jones was in the Palmer's Crossing area and located him.

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Mississippi Business Journal

Southern Miss to celebrate recovery from 2013 tornado

HATTIESBURG - The University of Southern Mississippi will celebrate significant post-tornado recovery achievements with a special ceremony set for 10 a.m., Sept.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

How sales tax revenue in Gulfport has rebounded since Katrina

After Hurricane Katrina rocked the Coast in 2005, most residents' focus was not on whether or not their favorite retail store would reopen again soon.

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

Murder suspect sought in second weekend homicide

According to Hattiesburg police, an arrest warrant has been issued for Shelvin Lanell Jones, 38, for the murder of Eboni Newsom.

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Hattiesburg American

Engagement: Memorie Page & Brett Sanford

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jasper Page of Calahan, Colorado, Mrs. Mary Florence Rayburn of Petal, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Morgan of Seminary, Mr. Tommy Coulter of Collins, and Mr. and Mrs. Ance Grubbs of Magee.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

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Hollywood has helped Hattiesburg kick-off a new effort to improve healthcare for needy families.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg Habitat to dedicate 63rd Home

On Saturday, August 23, 2014, Hattiesburg's Habitat for Humanity will hold a house dedication for their 63rd home and the public is invited to attend this celebration.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

One dead, one in custody after late night shooting in Hattiesburg

Carlos Yancey, 35, of Hattiesburg died from what appeared to be a gun shot wound according Forrest County Deputy Coroner Jonathan Nobles.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Construction begins near Hercules Plant after alleged contract breach

Hattiesburg's city engineer Lamar Rutland said the city has hired two out-of-town construction companies to replace a sewer line along Providence Street near the Hercules Plant.

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