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Daylilies are excellent landscape performers
GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICESuburban Nancy Gayle is an outstanding new daylily selection developed in Hattiesburg.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
City and county leaders in the Pine Belt gathered in Hattiesburg Thursday to learn more about a Mississippi State Dept.
City of Hattiesburg employee fails to register as sex offender
A City of Hattiesburg employee is behind bars for failing to register as a sex offender.
The Mississippi Press
Mississippi receives silver shovel award from Area Development magazine
For the fourth consecutive year, Area Development magazine has awarded Mississippi a silver shovel award for its economic development efforts, the Mississippi Development Authority announced today.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Hattiesburg Jaycees donate school supplies to foster children
Supplies for one hundred students will be delivered Thursday morning to the Department of Human Services for distribution to area foster children.
Medical House Call: Knee replacement surgery
It's not uncommon to know of someone who needs a knee replacement or of someone who's had the surgery.
Man sentenced in federal court on drug charge
The Hattiesburg American reports Warren Lewis was sentenced Tuesday to nearly 17 years in prison by U.S. District Court Judge Keith Starrett.
Hattiesburg schools: Free meals to all students
The Hattiesburg American reports the district traditionally has had about 90 percent of its 4,600 students qualify for a free or reduced-price lunch, if the parents of those children filled out the required paperwork.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Grace Munro is Miss Mississippi's Outstanding Teen
Ocean Springs teen Grace Munro was recently crowned Miss Mississippi Outstanding Teen 2014 and is now preparing to vie for the national crown.
The Mississippi Press
Southern Gardening: Daylilies are excellent landscape performers
Daylilies come in a wide variety of colors, shapes and sizes, creating a blooming kaleidoscope in the landscape.
HPD report indicates two year gap in reporting sex allegations at Headstart
A Hattiesburg Police department incident report states that PACE Headstart Director, Peggy Ainsworth, told police about a 2012 child sex abuse allegation in May of 2014.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Diane C. Peranich: Time to switch university partners on Coast
Our quality of life and our ability to diversify the Coast's economy are at risk.
The first time I saw my rock
The first time I saw my rock, it was joining the rocks that my brothers and I were putting into to a Christmas present -- a rock tumbling kit.
Engagement: Skylar Rodgers & Robert Jennings
Wendy Tennyson Jennings and John C. Jennings, all of Hattiesburg. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Henry Rich, III of Bassfield and the late Mr. and Mrs. Willie Ray Rodgers of Gulfport.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Jackson County state Sen. Michael Watson a key player in McDaniel campaign, legal fight
JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALD State Sen. Michael Watson, left, speaks during the unveiling of the GoCoast 2020 Commission's final report at the Coast Convention Center in Biloxi on Jan. 28, 2013.
William Zalatoris wins US Junior Amateur
The 17-year-old Zalatoris, from Plano, holed out from 115 yards for eagle on the 32nd hole - the par-4 14th on the Nicklaus Course - to take a 4-up lead and ended the match with a par win on the 33rd hole.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Miss Hospitality Preliminaries
We are in downtown Hattiesburg at the Saenger for this years Miss Hospitality Pageant.
Hattiesburg Jaycees collecting school supplies for foster kids
The Hattiesburg Jaycees are helping dozens of deserving children get ready for a new school year.