City commemorates post 9/11

Today marks the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that took place Sept. 11, 2001.  The Hattiesburg community gathered in front of Fire Station...

Hattiesburg offers unique places for date night

Nothing is worse than a boring date.  Luckily, Hattiesburg and the surrounding areas offer some eclectic, adventurous and tasty places for you and your...

Java Werks returns with new management

Local favorite Java Werks coffeehouse reopened in April 2013 under new management, bringing new flair and ideas to the business.  Students were disappointed when longtime...

Scam attempt in Hattiesburg area

University Police advises any Hattiesburg residents to be aware of a scam being conducted in the Lamar County area. Two individuals, identified as a...

City sewage problem left unsolved

Significant complaints have been issued about the foul odor that permeates the city of Hattiesburg, but the real problem exists in its source.  Hattiesburg’s two...

New gelato bar opens downtown

Downtown Hattiesburg has welcomed yet another local restaurant, Domenico’s Gelato Bar.  Located in the previously empty area attached to Bianchi’s Pizzeria, Domenico’s brings a...

Students reap benefits of low gas prices

Hattiesburg is one of the four cities in Mississippi with the lowest gas prices in the state. Gas can be found starting as low as...

City Council approves outdoor alcohol sales

On Aug. 23, Hattiesburg City Council approved the outdoor sale and consumption of alcohol for both the Downtown Tailgate Series as well as the...

USM alumnus helps fight Ebola virus

As the onslaught of a recent Ebola outbreak ravages West Africa, an alumnus from The University of Southern Mississippi is working with a team...

Hattiesburg ranks among top 10 college towns

Move over, Starkville and Oxford: in a national ranking of college towns across the United States, Hattiesburg was the only Mississippi name to make...

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