- Man jailed for impersonating a police officer Updated: May-25-16 6:23 pm
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - An Alabama man is behind bars in Hattiesburg after allegedly impersonating a police officer.
- Hattiesburg to auction surplus vehicle, equipment Updated: May-25-16 7:04 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Several surplus vehicles and equipment items owned by the city of Hattiesburg will soon be up for auction.
- Hattiesburg officially files for annexation Updated: May-24-16 6:44 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Hattiesburg City Council members announced in April their intention to expand the city's boundaries by annexing parts of Forrest and Lamar counties.
- Hattiesburg superintendent search moves into interview phase Updated: May-20-16 6:49 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The search for a new superintendent for the Hattiesburg Public School District moved into the interview phase with candidates appearing before the district's Board of Trustees at a specially called meeting.
- Forrest County supervisors to help with airport repairs Updated: May-17-16 6:55 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The Forrest County Board of Supervisors has voted to help the Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport with emergency repairs necessitated by flood damage incurred in early March.
- New officer joins Hattiesburg Police Department Updated: May-17-16 3:19 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The Hattiesburg Police Department has added another officer to the ranks.
- Fire department picks student-designed logo Updated: May-13-16 1:03 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Hattiesburg Fire Department has a new logo thanks to graphic design students at the University of Southern Mississippi.
- USM to award 1,800 degrees at Hattiesburg, Biloxi ceremonies Updated: May-13-16 12:59 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The University of Southern Mississippi expects to award more than 1,800 degrees as it holds commencements in Hattiesburg and Biloxi.
- William Carey to honor Sanderson, Deborah Bryant Updated: May-12-16 6:14 pm
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - William Carey University will honor Mississippi first lady Deborah Bryant and poultry industry executive Joe Frank Sanderson III during its commencement.
- Man found guilty in death of former USM basketball player Updated: May-12-16 7:18 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - A Forrest County jury has convicted 30-year-old Jairus Collins in the December 2011 shooting death of Ebony Jenkins.
- Mississippi bill aims to ban money to Planned Parenthood Updated: May-11-16 8:00 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi Medicaid program will be banned from spending money with any facility that performs elective abortions under a new law that takes effect July 1.
- Bond denied in Lamar County shooting death Updated: May-11-16 7:00 am
PURVIS, Mississippi - The suspect in last weekend's shooting in Lamar County that left one woman dead remains behind bars.
- Winners announced in 2016 Louisiana-Mississippi APME contest Updated: May-07-16 3:48 pm
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Winners of the Louisiana-Mississippi Associated Press Media Editors contest were announced Saturday in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The Louisiana-Mississippi APME awards recognize outstanding performance in journalism. The Louisiana-Mississippi APME college competition recognizes outstanding performance in college journalism.
- 4 Mississippi health centers to get $3.7M to upgrade clinics Updated: May-07-16 4:01 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Four Mississippi health centers will get more than $3.7 million to renovate or build new clinics.
- Same-sex couples become among first to adopt in Mississippi Updated: May-06-16 9:02 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Same-sex couples across Mississippi are finalizing adoptions now that the state's ban on such adoptions has ended.
- No fries with that: Call city residents Hattiesburgers Updated: May-05-16 3:56 pm
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Call them Hattiesburgers, even if historians are choking on that mouthful.
- Estimated cost for proposed safety complex jumps to $38.5M Updated: May-03-16 6:59 pm
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The estimated construction cost for the proposed Public Safety Complex in Hattiesburg is higher than originally expected, officials said.
- Supervisors to consider airport repairs caused by flooding Updated: May-03-16 11:13 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The Forrest County Board of Supervisors is considering how to help out with Hattiesburg airport repairs caused by flooding last month.
- Ground broken for solar energy facility in Hattiesburg Updated: Apr-28-16 6:58 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Officials have broken ground on a new solar energy facility in Hattiesburg.
- Maureen Ryan named dean at MSU's College of Arts and Letters Updated: Apr-27-16 8:53 pm
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - The University of Southern Mississippi has appointed Dr. Maureen Ryan as dean of the College of Arts and Letters.
- Rouse to lead Mississippi's College Board starting May 8 Updated: Apr-26-16 4:01 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Dr. Doug Rouse will become president of Mississippi's College Board on May 8, leading trustees who oversee the state's eight public universities.