Hattiesburg hosts Black History Month celebration with soul food

Hattiesburg held a Black History Month celebration that took us both to church and to Sunday dinner all at the same time.

Trump chooses Jeffrey Rosen for deputy attorney general

President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated Jeffrey Rosen, a longtime litigator and deputy transportation secretary, to replace Rod Rosenstein as deputy attorney general.
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  Man arrested for slapping 12-year-old stepdaughter’s bully, police say

Police said the suspect shouted at and slapped his stepdaughter’s 12-year-old classmate for allegedly calling her names and throwing rocks at her.

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Jackson State issues crime alert for ‘armed and dangerous’ man

Hattiesburg native serves at largest Naval Communications Station in World

Jones County approves voter map updates

Hattiesburg council approves $26.5M contract to build public safety building

Newspaper editor removed from USM journalism Hall of Fame after calling for KKK violence

The University of Southern Mississippi School of Communication has removed an Alabama newspaper editor from its Hall of Fame after he published an editorial calling for violence and the return of the Ku Klux Klan.
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  Screen time for children under 2 more than doubles since 1997, study finds

Time in front of the TV for kids under 2 jumped from 30 minutes to more than 2.5 hours.

Auto insurance rates to decrease for State Farm customers in Mississippi

Mississippi lawmakers are attempting a crackdown on caller ID spoofing

Lady Bobcats split season-opening games

USM wins six events at C-USA indoor championship

  Vape shop defends reputation of e-cigarettes

USM hires offensive coordinator from Ark. State

Suspect, victims identified in deadly Clinton hostage situation

Inmates facing more charges after escaping Forrest Co. Jail

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Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court bench in public session

The 85-year-old justice walked unassisted to her seat beside Chief Justice John Roberts when the court began its public session Tuesday. She returned to the bench eight weeks after surgery for lung cancer.

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  USM turns focus toward Mississippi State

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Lady Bobcats split season-opening games

USM wins six events at C-USA indoor championship

Southern Miss won six events over the weekend at the 2019 Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Championships.

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Hattiesburg trash pick-up schedule changed due to holiday

USM’s Mayze hits last-second game-winner

USM completes sweep with 16-7 win over Purdue

Hattiesburg police arrest two on grand larceny charges

4 hostages killed during Mississippi standoff; shooting suspect also dead

After a 12 hour standoff, the Clinton hostage situation came to an end
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  Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

The independent senator from Vermont has made a lasting impact on American politics.

Man injured in Hattiesburg apartment shooting, police investigating

USM routs UTEP, 77-47

Escaped inmates captured in Hattiesburg

Search continues for escaped Forrest County inmates