School buses keeping kids warm

Early in the morning, one thing that isn’t fun to battle is the cold breeze at the bus stop. One Petal School District bus driver, Patricia Gleason, keeps that in mind on her route every morning.

Ticket prices slump for Patriots-Rams Super Bowl game

The price of admission to the Feb. 3 game between New England and Los Angeles is averaging more than $4,000 a seat.
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8-year-old survivor of quadruple homicide thanks deputies who saved her

Deputies say they saved the 8-year-old’s life by shooting her mother’s boyfriend, the alleged suspect, who is accused of killing the four victims and attacking the girl.


Mississippi Transportation Commission announces funding for 163 Emergency Road and Bridge Repair Fund projects

Authorities searching for Stone County man missing over a week

Mississippi lawmakers file bills to redesign controversial state flag

R3SM continues its efforts to help 2017 tornado victims

  Pine Belt civil rights leader remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Raelawni Branch, best known for her leading role in integrating the University of Southern Mississippi, said she’s the only living Hattiesburg resident to attend Dr. King’s March on Washington.
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Public schools across US risk running out of funds for free, reduced lunch program

In the Grand Rapids Public School District alone, that's up to 17,000 children that could be affected

  Perry County honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Traffic stop leads to Perry County drug arrest

Former newspaper building gets fresh start

Pine Belt Strong: Two Years Later, remembering the 2017 tornado

HPD: Endangered/missing children located

2 Wayne County families lose homes to fire

Carey rolls away from Dalton St., 98-85

Saints fall to Rams in OT 26-23

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Supreme Court to allow Trump administration transgender military ban to go into effect

The court has allowed the Trump administration to go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender people.


  Sumrall native Jordan Thomas finds success in the NFL

Sec. 642: Saints fans launch petition, after Rams fans launched petition against ref

New Orleans Saints fans are not letting this loss go.


Forrest County to open shelter against cold

PRCC remains unbeaten, tops Hinds

ODU runs away from USM, 78-60

Name of pedestrian killed by vehicle released

  Lady Eagles fall late to ODU, 53-50

University of Southern Mississippi drops 53-50 decision to visiting Old Dominion University.
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  Some fear federal safety net is unraveling for those in need

As the longest government shutdown in U.S. history stretches into a fifth week, millions of poor Americans who depend on food and rental assistance are becoming increasingly worried about the future.

  Hattiesburg church hosts annual gumbo sale for mission projects

Hattiesburg military museums preparing for busy 2019

Mississippi Cornhole hosts regional tournament in Laurel

Trooper escapes injury after flipping vehicle