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  • District at Midtown set to open in early 2018District at Midtown set to open in early 2018

    The District at Midtown project began to take shape in 2013 after the vacant Elam Arms dorms and parking lots were demolished and sold to developers. Construction of two buildings is set to be completed in early 2018.

    Hattiesburg News / 7 h. 50 min. ago
  • Winter weather closings and delaysWinter weather closings and delays

    Employees and employees spouses were on hand to help out at Christian services by helping prepare meals for the day. Mississippi Power's employee organization Community Connection brought teams to Hattiesburg and Laurel to help the community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

    Hattiesburg News / 14 h. 33 min. ago
  • Mississippi Power employees perform service projects for MLK Day ... - WDAM-TVMississippi Power employees perform service projects for MLK Day ... - WDAM-TV

    Mississippi Power employees perform service projects for MLK Day ...WDAM-TVMississippi Power's employee organization Community Connection brought teams to Hattiesburg and Laurel to help the community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. “Community connection is an employee org...and more »

    Google News / 15 h. 6 min. ago
  • City of Hattiesburg remembers, honors civil rights iconCity of Hattiesburg remembers, honors civil rights icon

    Peggy Jean Connor was a Hattiesburg resident who played a key role in the civil rights movement in Mississippi. Connor was state executive secretary of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and treasurer of the COFO Hattiesburg Project.

    Hattiesburg News / 19 h. 19 min. ago
  • City of Hattiesburg remembers, honors civil rights icon - WDAM-TVCity of Hattiesburg remembers, honors civil rights icon - WDAM-TV

    City of Hattiesburg remembers, honors civil rights iconWDAM-TVHATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -. The city of Hattiesburg honored and remembered a local civil rights icon on Sunday, following her passing. Peggy Jean Connor was a Hattiesburg resident who played a key role in the civil rights movement in Mississippi. Connor ...

    Google News / 21 h. 49 min. ago
  • Firefighters battle house fire in Hattiesburg - WDAM-TVFirefighters battle house fire in Hattiesburg - WDAM-TV

    Firefighters battle house fire in HattiesburgWDAM-TVHATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -. Hattiesburg firefighters battled a house fire early Saturday morning. According Investigator Joey Collins, the Hattiesburg Fire Department responded to a house fire call on Deerborne Street shortly after midnight. Collins says ...

    Google News / 1 d. 13 h. 17 min. ago
  • IRS to start accepting tax returns in late JanuaryIRS to start accepting tax returns in late January

    Tax season is approaching, and January 29, 2018 is the first day the Internal Revenue Service will accept your tax returns. "For 17, what you need to know is the new bill didn't change anything," Cummings said.

    Hattiesburg News / 2 d. 20 h. 13 min. ago
  • First Bancshares (FBMS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment ResearchFirst Bancshares (FBMS) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

    The firm presently has a $38.00 price objective on the bank's stock. Zacks Investment Research 's price objective suggests a potential upside of 12.43% from the stock's previous close.

    Hattiesburg News / 3 d. 7 h. 20 min. ago
  • HPD pleased with interest in '18 academy classHPD pleased with interest in '18 academy class

    A focus on recruitment has the Hattiesburg Police Department optimistic that over two dozen vacancies will be filled with the next Training Academy class. The City of Hattiesburg announced the department's plans for the Training Academy's "legacy" class in October.

    Hattiesburg News / 3 d. 11 h. 32 min. ago
  • HPD pleased with interest in '18 academy class - WDAM-TVHPD pleased with interest in '18 academy class - WDAM-TV

    HPD pleased with interest in '18 academy classWDAM-TVHATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -. A focus on recruitment has the Hattiesburg Police Department optimistic that over two dozen vacancies will be filled with the next Training Academy class. The City of Hattiesburg announced the department's plans for the ...

    Google News / 3 d. 13 h. 45 min. ago
  • Woodward Hines Education Foundation Elects New Board MembersWoodward Hines Education Foundation Elects New Board Members

    The Woodward Hines Education Foundation has elected two new members to its board of directors, Robert E. Leard, IV, and Debra Barnes McGee.

    Hattiesburg News / 3 d. 22 h. 44 min. ago
  • Same great burgers at the new Mugshots in Biloxi, plus something wea ve never seen beforeSame great burgers at the new Mugshots in Biloxi, plus something wea ve never seen before

    Eats Review: Mugshots Biloxi gets an upgrade in location and facility that you're sure to love as much as you love the burgers Mugshots Grill & Bar recently moved its Biloxi location from Edgewater Village to downtown Main Street to a part of town that is growing with restaurants and bars opening all around, and Mugshots is a welcome addition to the area. If you're not familiar with the chain that opened its first location in Hattiesburg in 2004, Mugshots has a hamburger-heavy menu and wins a lot of best hamburger contests throughout the state.

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  • 'Stiletto Walk' Friday to raise awareness of human trafficking'Stiletto Walk' Friday to raise awareness of human trafficking

    You can join the fight against human trafficking by participating in a special walk at Town Square Park tomorrow afternoon. " victims are made to walk in these stilettos and we're expecting the mayor and the chief of police to lead this walk with us," said Dora Harbin, Pine Belt regional director for the Gulf Coast-based group, Advocates for Freedom.

    Hattiesburg News / 4 d. 8 h. 6 min. ago more
  • Be patient assessing plant damage after a hard freezeBe patient assessing plant damage after a hard freeze

    What a crazy week we had to start off 2018 as "Freeze-mageddon" came blowing through with several nights of temperatures in the 20s or worse across the state. I've been hearing and reading comments about the extreme cold we're experiencing and how unusual it is.

    Hattiesburg News / 4 d. 12 h. 44 min. ago
  • Deputies investigating burglary ring in Wayne Co.Deputies investigating burglary ring in Wayne Co.

    An ongoing investigation into a burglary ring in Wayne County has led to four arrests, and investigators there are hoping to nab more suspects. Sheriff Jody Ashley said several homes in the county have been burglarized over the past few weeks, and the crimes are all connected.

    Hattiesburg News / 4 d. 17 h. 34 min. ago
  • Softball benefit set for Coney Island ownerSoftball benefit set for Coney Island owner

    Sarah Walley didn't really know the man behind the Coney Island Caf counter with the kind eyes and the bushy, black beard. Billy Fokakis was far more familiar to Walley when she played at the Sunrise Softball Fields, the one who sponsored teams for the Petal Girls Softball Association.

    Hattiesburg News / 4 d. 22 h. 35 min. ago
  • The boil water notice affects approximately 20 customers.The boil water notice affects approximately 20 customers.

    A boil water notice has been issued for West Lamar Water customers at Bond Circle. The notice is the result of an emergency mainline repair and affects approximately 20 customers.

    Hattiesburg News / 5 d. 3 h. 30 min. ago
  • Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    Getting most of their starts in Farmers Markets or smaller shopping centers like McDade's, local vendors are putting themselves on the market and for some, it's paying off in a big way. "To test market these things, Farmer's Markets are perfect because we make little sample cups and then we sell the bottles and sell drinks," said Raymond Horn, the founder of Mississippi Cold Drip.

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  • 2 charged in connection to La Fiesta shooting - WDAM-TV2 charged in connection to La Fiesta shooting - WDAM-TV

    2 charged in connection to La Fiesta shootingWDAM-TVHATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -. A pair of Ellisville men are behind bars and charged in connection to a shooting that injured six people at La Fiesta Brava in Hattiesburg. Ferlandus Stewart, 24, was arrested Tuesday evening and charged with one count of ...

    Google News / 6 d. 8 h. 13 min. ago
  • Witness speaks out on Hattiesburg shooting - WDAM-TVWitness speaks out on Hattiesburg shooting - WDAM-TV

    Witness speaks out on Hattiesburg shootingWDAM-TVHATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -. A Hattiesburg woman claims to have seen the aftermath of Friday night's shooting on the 6100 block of Hwy 49 in Hattiesburg that resulted in 6 people injured. Christina McClelland, 20, who lives across from La Fiesta Brava ...and more »

    Google News / 9 d. 9 h. 13 min. ago
  • 6 people shot behind Hattiesburg bar, suspect sought - WDAM-TV6 people shot behind Hattiesburg bar, suspect sought - WDAM-TV

    6 people shot behind Hattiesburg bar, suspect soughtWDAM-TVHATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -. Hattiesburg police responded to a shooting behind a bar and restaurant on US Highway 49. Six people were shot at the 6100 block of Hwy 49 behind La Fiesta Brava, according to Hattiesburg police. Gun fire erupted at ...and more »

    Google News / 10 d. 5 h. 31 min. ago
  • Mississippi gay marriage law affects Southern Miss baseball - Hattiesburg AmericanMississippi gay marriage law affects Southern Miss baseball - Hattiesburg American

    Hattiesburg AmericanMississippi gay marriage law affects Southern Miss baseballHattiesburg AmericanCollege baseball is affected by a Mississippi law that lets government clerks or private business people cite their own religious beliefs to deny services to same-sex couples. The Sun Herald reports the University of Southern Mississippi was supposed ...College Baseball Series In Mississippi Cancelled Due to Gay Marriage LawCBS St. Louis'Religious freedom' law wreaks havoc on Southern Miss baseball scheduleThe Sun Heraldall 16 news articles »

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  • Hattiesburg fire under investigation - WDAM-TVHattiesburg fire under investigation - WDAM-TV

    Hattiesburg fire under investigationWDAM-TVHATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -. Hattiesburg fire investigators are working to determine the cause of a suspicious fire at a Hub City home on Tuesday. Firefighters responded to a fire at 810 Milton Barnes Avenue around 1:15 a.m. Tuesday to a report of a ...and more »

    Google News / 19 d. 17 h. 30 min. ago
  • Hattiesburg Fire Chief retiring - WDAM-TVHattiesburg Fire Chief retiring - WDAM-TV

    Hattiesburg Fire Chief retiringWDAM-TVHATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -. A career that spanned more than 20 years at the Hattiesburg Fire Department is coming to an end for Paul Presley. WDAM has confirmed the fire chief is retiring. His last day will be Dec. 29. “Chief Paul Presley has been an ...and more »

    Google News / 25 d. 17 h. 58 min. ago