Tips for preventing winter house fires

According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, 890 people die in winter home fires each year.
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  The super blood wolf moon eclipse is coming this weekend

It’s a combination of three separate things – a super moon, a wolf moon and a lunar eclipse.


USM to add strength & conditioning coach

Severe storms possible Saturday morning, followed by much colder air

Good News: Nonprofit picks up home rebuild for alleged fraud victim

Sunbelt Federal Credit Union offers assistance during government shutdown

Inmate at Mississippi prison found dead from apparent hanging

An inmate at the East Mississippi Correctional Facility was found hanging in his cell Thursday evening.
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  Trump plans big announcement on Saturday on shutdown, border

President Donald Trump says he'll make a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon as the standstill over his border wall continues.

Lucedale woman killed in crash on Hwy. 612

More choices for Generation Z, many skipping college for careers

Hattiesburg economy continues to thrive despite business closures

MDOT offers tips for winter weather travelers

USM ranked among nation’s top universities in leading research

3 kilos of cocaine seized during Lamar Co. traffic stop

Man charged with auto burglary after officers spot him running from stolen car

JC women, PRCC men continue winning ways

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Sony and RCA record labels sever ties with R. Kelly

The record labels have remained silent in light of mounting pressure following a documentary on the singer.


Jones’ rallies for OT win over East Central

USM to add strength & conditioning coach

Southern Miss football coach Jay Hopson taps Jim Durning as new Golden Eagles' strength and conditioning coach.


Weekend weather features possible severe storms and likely freezing cold

Man injured after crashing into fire unit in Jones County

Conviction in 2014 botched robbery upheld

Stolen ATVs recovered, arrest made in Jasper County

’1st Pitch’ banquet to feature ’09 team

University of Southern Mississippi's 2009 baseball team and Coach Corky Palmer will serve as "guest speaker" for the Feb. 2 "Ist Pitch Banquet."
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  Trump, Kim to hold 2nd summit in late February

The location will be announced at a later date, according to the White House.

Mississippi’s graduation rate rises to all-time high

8 arrested in overnight gun, drug sting in Hattiesburg

Mississippi woman dies while trying to rescue pets in fire

Hunting for Saints tickets? Watch out for scams