- New police chief approved in Hattiesburg Updated: Jun-30-15 8:59 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The Hattiesburg City Council has approved the mayor's choice for police chief.
- No tax increase for Forrest County School District Updated: Jun-26-15 8:04 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Forrest County School District is not asking for a tax increase in its budget for the new school year.
- Miss. flag temporarily removed at Hattiesburg city buildings Updated: Jun-25-15 7:49 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi flag, which includes a Confederate battle emblem, was temporarily removed Thursday from municipal buildings in one of the largest cities in the state.
- Hattiesburg mayor wants contempt finding dropped Updated: Jun-25-15 9:23 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny DuPree is asking that his contempt of court finding be dropped.
- Forrest County woman indicted in child's death Updated: Jun-24-15 7:34 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - A 21-year-old Forrest County woman has been indicted for felony neglect of a child in the 2013 death of her 6-month-old son.
- Hattiesburg schools seek input on accelerating students Updated: Jun-22-15 8:08 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The Hattiesburg Public School District is working on a strategic plan to accelerate student and school achievement over the next four years.
- Boy donates birthday money to slain officer's family Updated: Jun-19-15 6:10 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - An 8-year-old boy used his birthday party to give to the children of a slain Mississippi police officer.
- Man pleads guilty to role in 2012 Christmas Eve slaying Updated: Jun-16-15 5:05 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - A Brookhaven man has pleaded guilty to his role in a 2012 Christmas Eve fatal shooting of a Hattiesburg man.
- USM spending $2.5M to repairs administration building Updated: Jun-14-15 11:04 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The centerpiece of the University of Southern Mississippi's Hattiesburg campus will undergo major repairs later this year.
- Merit Health Wesley to debut 2 residency programs Updated: Jun-11-15 4:06 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The way Dr. Sherry Turner has it figured, familiarity in fact breeds contentment and a certain comfort level.
- Hattiesburg moves ahead with land application option Updated: Jun-10-15 4:46 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The city of Hattiesburg still considers a land application system as an option to deal with wastewater even as it works toward building a multi-million dollar treatment plant.
- Jackson, Hattiesburg airports get repair money Updated: Jun-09-15 4:11 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded $13.4 million for continued improvements at the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International and the Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport.
- Gulfport man set to plead guilty in drug conspiracy Updated: Jun-09-15 8:05 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - A Gulfport man intends to plead guilty to his role in a conspiracy to distribute the prescription anti-anxiety drug Xanax and a non-narcotic anabolic steroid.