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Salvation Army strikes success with donation event at Hub Lanes

On Sunday, Sept. 16, Hattiesburg locals got the chance to help their community by donating to the Salvation Army’s Stuff the Truck event. The...

Art Council holds pottery workshop hosted by USM teacher

On Saturday, Sept.15, the Hattiesburg Art Council hosted a face jugs pottery workshop at the Hattiesburg Cultural Center. Mark Rigsby, an associate professor from the...

Colony House and the Weeks perform at Eaglepalooza

Southern Miss’ 15th annual Eaglepalooza, held on Saturday, Sept. 15, featured both local and big-name acts. Starting at 3 p.m., Eaglepalooza warmed up with...

Crawfish Jam to Take Over Downtown

As crawfish season rolls in, Southerners are embracing what the season has to offer, including feasts of pounds of hot, seasoned crawfish. The Hattiesburg...

Hub City’s Downtown Businesses Continue to Thrive

Barry Herring, owner of Southern Fried Comics, believes the downtown area's sense of community sets it apart from other areas of Hattiesburg. Contrary to...

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The Suffocating Anger George Floyd’s Life Sparked

I wish I wasn’t writing this piece, but was compelled to do so. I’m sick and tired of being a young black man always watching my back out of fear for incidents like this, where George Floyd had a knee on his neck for 8 minutes, as if he was a dog and not human.
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Petal Protest May 2020 Photo Gallery

Members of the Petal-Hattiesburg community joined together for three days on the Petal City Hall lawn to...

President announces modifications to Fall Semester

The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) has announced plans to condense the Fall 2020 semester calendar in an effort to limit student travel into and out of the region and help prevent the potential spread of COVID-19.

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The Suffocating Anger George Floyd’s Life Sparked

I wish I wasn’t writing this piece, but was compelled to do so. I’m sick and tired of being a young black man always watching my back out of fear for incidents like this, where George Floyd had a knee on his neck for 8 minutes, as if he was a dog and not human.

Petal Protest May 2020 Photo Gallery

Members of the Petal-Hattiesburg community joined together...