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  • 2 pedestrians struck in Hub City, 1 killed, Biloxi man charged

    2 pedestrians struck in Hub City, 1 killed, Biloxi man charged

    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-10-21 17:22:03 GMT

    A pedestrian was struck and killed, another seriously injured, and a Biloxi man is behind bars after an early morning wreck in the Hub City.  Justin Williamson, 25, of Biloxi, was arrested and charged with DUI-negligence resulting in death after an early morning crash on U.S. 49 by Interstate-59 and according to Hattiesburg Police Department Capt. Branden McLemore.  McLemore said a man and woman were both walking along the road around 2 a.m. when they were struck by the ve...

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    A pedestrian was struck and killed, another seriously injured, and a Biloxi man is behind bars after an early morning wreck in the Hub City.  Justin Williamson, 25, of Biloxi, was arrested and charged with DUI-negligence resulting in death after an early morning crash on U.S. 49 by Interstate-59 and according to Hattiesburg Police Department Capt. Branden McLemore.  McLemore said a man and woman were both walking along the road around 2 a.m. when they were struck by the ve...

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  • Ingalls explosion leaves employee in critical condition

    Ingalls explosion leaves employee in critical condition

    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:18 PM EDT2017-10-21 17:18:04 GMT
    (Photo source: WLOX)(Photo source: WLOX)

    An Ingalls employee is fighting for his life in a Mobile hospital after an explosion at the shipyard left him in critical condition Friday morning.

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    An Ingalls employee is fighting for his life in a Mobile hospital after an explosion at the shipyard left him in critical condition Friday morning.

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  • Trump says he will let JFK assassination documents be released

    Trump says he will let JFK assassination documents be released

    Saturday, October 21 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-10-21 13:11:57 GMT
    Saturday, October 21 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-10-21 13:11:57 GMT

    Reports had indicated he was unlikely to allow the documents to be made public due to security concerns.

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    Reports had indicated he was unlikely to allow the documents to be made public due to security concerns.

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  • West Jones rallies past South Jones, 30-21

    West Jones rallies past South Jones, 30-21

    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-10-21 05:37:03 GMT
    Photo credit: Ryan Moore WDAMPhoto credit: Ryan Moore WDAM

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    Copyright WDAM 2017. All rights reserved. 

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  • Child injured in fair ride accident in Laurel

    Child injured in fair ride accident in Laurel

    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:06 AM EDT2017-10-21 05:06:50 GMT
    Photo credit: Shasta Patterson ClarkPhoto credit: Shasta Patterson Clark

    A child was injured on Friday evening after an accident on a ride at the South Mississippi State Fair in Laurel. Fair representative Pam Holyfield said that a little girl was on a ride called "Up, Up and Away" when the seat on the ride came loose and the little girl fell out of the ride.  The fall knocked the girl unconscious, according to the little girl's mother. The child was taken to South Central Medical Center in Laurel where they are awaiting test results. ...

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    A child was injured on Friday evening after an accident on a ride at the South Mississippi State Fair in Laurel. Fair representative Pam Holyfield said that a little girl was on a ride called "Up, Up and Away" when the seat on the ride came loose and the little girl fell out of the ride.  The fall knocked the girl unconscious, according to the little girl's mother. The child was taken to South Central Medical Center in Laurel where they are awaiting test results. ...

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  • Meridian defeats Petal, 28-21

    Meridian defeats Petal, 28-21

    Saturday, October 21 2017 12:49 AM EDT2017-10-21 04:49:17 GMT
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    Petal had it’s winning streak stopped at three games Friday after falling to Meridian 28-21. The Panthers got the scoring going with a touchdown connection from Jordan Wilson to Natorian Watts. The Wildcats answered with three straight touchdowns to take a 21-7 lead. Petal  visits George County next week. Copyright WDAM 2017. All rights reserved. More >>
    Petal had it’s winning streak stopped at three games Friday after falling to Meridian 28-21. The Panthers got the scoring going with a touchdown connection from Jordan Wilson to Natorian Watts. The Wildcats answered with three straight touchdowns to take a 21-7 lead. Petal  visits George County next week. Copyright WDAM 2017. All rights reserved. More >>
  • WATCH: WDAM Gametime show Oct. 20

    WATCH: WDAM Gametime show Oct. 20

    Saturday, October 21 2017 12:28 AM EDT2017-10-21 04:28:52 GMT
    WDAM Gametime app. Source: WDAMWDAM Gametime app. Source: WDAM

    Missed the WDAM 7 Gametime show? No worries! We have your high school highlights right here!  MOBILE USERS: Click here to watch the show. About the WDAM 7 Gametime app:  The WDAM 7 Gametime app is bringing you the latest on Pine Belt sports. The app features up to the minute scores for games, video highlights from local games, in-depth interviews with coaches, and updated schedules for your convenience. Interact with us by sending us your pictures from local games or by...

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    Missed the WDAM 7 Gametime show? No worries! We have your high school highlights right here!  MOBILE USERS: Click here to watch the show. About the WDAM 7 Gametime app:  The WDAM 7 Gametime app is bringing you the latest on Pine Belt sports. The app features up to the minute scores for games, video highlights from local games, in-depth interviews with coaches, and updated schedules for your convenience. Interact with us by sending us your pictures from local games or by...

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  • Sophia Myers, 7, loses battle with DIPG

    Sophia Myers, 7, loses battle with DIPG

    Friday, October 20 2017 7:58 PM EDT2017-10-20 23:58:58 GMT

    The South Mississippi community is coming to terms with the loss of a beloved little girl. Sophia Myers, 7, of Ocean Springs died October 20, 2017 after battling Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, also known as DIPG.

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    The South Mississippi community is coming to terms with the loss of a beloved little girl. Sophia Myers, 7, of Ocean Springs died October 20, 2017 after battling Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, also known as DIPG.

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  • Lumberton High students walk for domestic violence awareness

    Lumberton High students walk for domestic violence awareness

    Friday, October 20 2017 7:40 PM EDT2017-10-20 23:40:17 GMT
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    Students at Lumberton High School walked around campus Friday to raise awareness for breast cancer and domestic violence awareness. 

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    Students at Lumberton High School walked around campus Friday to raise awareness for breast cancer and domestic violence awareness. 

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  • USM opens second half of season at Louisiana Tech

    USM opens second half of season at Louisiana Tech

    Friday, October 20 2017 7:17 PM EDT2017-10-20 23:17:35 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM
    The University of Memphis. University of Louisville. University of South Florida. All once were football opponents of the University of Southern Mississippi who gave Golden Eagle fans not only something to cheer about on game day, but someone to really pull against. From the late 1940s through the 1980s, Louisiana Tech University arguably could have been included in that category of steadfast rivalry. The Golden Eagles and the Bulldogs met for 27 consecutive seasons from 1946 throug...More >>
    The University of Memphis. University of Louisville. University of South Florida. All once were football opponents of the University of Southern Mississippi who gave Golden Eagle fans not only something to cheer about on game day, but someone to really pull against. From the late 1940s through the 1980s, Louisiana Tech University arguably could have been included in that category of steadfast rivalry. The Golden Eagles and the Bulldogs met for 27 consecutive seasons from 1946 throug...More >>
  • USM hosting King International Nursing Group 2017 conference

    USM hosting King International Nursing Group 2017 conference

    Friday, October 20 2017 6:59 PM EDT2017-10-20 22:59:20 GMT
    The 2017 conference for the King International Nursing Group is being held at USM. Photo credit WDAM.The 2017 conference for the King International Nursing Group is being held at USM. Photo credit WDAM.

    Students are joining researchers and educators for a prestigious international nursing conference at the University of Southern Mississippi. 

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    Students are joining researchers and educators for a prestigious international nursing conference at the University of Southern Mississippi. 

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  • Play Ball: New baseball league creating team in Laurel

    Play Ball: New baseball league creating team in Laurel

    Friday, October 20 2017 5:53 PM EDT2017-10-20 21:53:33 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    It's time to play ball in the Pine Belt.

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    It's time to play ball in the Pine Belt.

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  • New, driverless car found in middle of the interstate

    New, driverless car found in middle of the interstate

    Friday, October 20 2017 5:44 PM EDT2017-10-20 21:44:46 GMT
    Photo credit: WDAMPhoto credit: WDAM
    A brand new 2018 Fiat Spider with a sticker price still sitting on the front seat was found driverless in the middle of one lane of Interstate 59 just before the Highway 49 exit. Hattiesburg police were on the scene of the accident where the car was found.  According to HPD PIO Latosha Myers-Mitchell, Hattiesburg police received a call from Mississippi Highway Patrol that a car hauler had reported a missing vehicle at marker 21, which is 46 miles away. It a...More >>
    A brand new 2018 Fiat Spider with a sticker price still sitting on the front seat was found driverless in the middle of one lane of Interstate 59 just before the Highway 49 exit. Hattiesburg police were on the scene of the accident where the car was found.  According to HPD PIO Latosha Myers-Mitchell, Hattiesburg police received a call from Mississippi Highway Patrol that a car hauler had reported a missing vehicle at marker 21, which is 46 miles away. It a...More >>
  • New Wellness Center in the works at Southern Miss

    New Wellness Center in the works at Southern Miss

    Friday, October 20 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-10-20 19:56:48 GMT
    Source:  Southern Miss AthleticsSource: Southern Miss Athletics

    Plans for a new multi-purpose Wellness Center are underway at The University of Southern Mississippi. 

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    Plans for a new multi-purpose Wellness Center are underway at The University of Southern Mississippi. 

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  • Red Ribbon Week to encourage Laurel students to be drug-free

    Red Ribbon Week to encourage Laurel students to be drug-free

    Friday, October 20 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-10-20 19:56:10 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    "When you look at me, what do you see?  A drug-free me."  That's the message at Oak Park Elementary where students kicked off Red Ribbon Week Friday morning in Laurel.

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    "When you look at me, what do you see?  A drug-free me."  That's the message at Oak Park Elementary where students kicked off Red Ribbon Week Friday morning in Laurel.

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  • WATCH: Powerful video shows day in the life of a lineman

    WATCH: Powerful video shows day in the life of a lineman

    Friday, October 20 2017 12:29 PM EDT2017-10-20 16:29:05 GMT
    Source: Southern Pine ElectricSource: Southern Pine Electric

    Being a lineman is not an easy job, and Southern Pine Electric recently showed just how taxing the position is in a new mini-documentary. 

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    Being a lineman is not an easy job, and Southern Pine Electric recently showed just how taxing the position is in a new mini-documentary. 

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  • Hattiesburg Zoo announces new attractions

    Hattiesburg Zoo announces new attractions

    Thursday, October 19 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-10-20 03:13:23 GMT
    SOURCE: WDAMSOURCE: WDAM

    The Hattiesburg Zoo has two new attractions: Camp Capybara and an African Mixed Species Exhibit. 

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    The Hattiesburg Zoo has two new attractions: Camp Capybara and an African Mixed Species Exhibit. 

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  • Cracking the code: What parents need to know about their child's social media use

    Cracking the code: What parents need to know about their child's social media use

    Thursday, October 19 2017 10:39 PM EDT2017-10-20 02:39:44 GMT
    Photo Source: WDAMPhoto Source: WDAM

    It’s no mystery that most teenagers live on social media, and by now, many parents are familiar with the common apps kids use like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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    It’s no mystery that most teenagers live on social media, and by now, many parents are familiar with the common apps kids use like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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  • Hattiesburg students have art displayed in William Carey art exhibit

    Hattiesburg students have art displayed in William Carey art exhibit

    Thursday, October 19 2017 9:06 PM EDT2017-10-20 01:06:20 GMT
    Thursday was a special day for 13 kids who got to have their art displayed at the Sarah Gillipie Museum at William Carey University in Hattiesburg. The students from United Christian Academy in Hattiesburg not only got to learn about art, but also see their masterpieces on display in a museum setting. The event is sponsored by the Carey About Art at WCU, which is an extension of the Ellsworth Grants, a program out of New York that allows the university ...More >>
    Thursday was a special day for 13 kids who got to have their art displayed at the Sarah Gillipie Museum at William Carey University in Hattiesburg. The students from United Christian Academy in Hattiesburg not only got to learn about art, but also see their masterpieces on display in a museum setting. The event is sponsored by the Carey About Art at WCU, which is an extension of the Ellsworth Grants, a program out of New York that allows the university ...More >>
  • Secretary of State Hosemann visits Petal High School after student invitation

    Secretary of State Hosemann visits Petal High School after student invitation

    Thursday, October 19 2017 8:23 PM EDT2017-10-20 00:23:05 GMT
    Petal High School senior Cody Dye asked Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann to speak about "Promote the Vote" at his school Thursday. Photo credit WDAM.Petal High School senior Cody Dye asked Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann to speak about "Promote the Vote" at his school Thursday. Photo credit WDAM.

    A Petal High School student wanting to learn more about an essay competition sponsored by Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann asked him to speak about it in-person at his school.    

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    A Petal High School student wanting to learn more about an essay competition sponsored by Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann asked him to speak about it in-person at his school.    

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  • Perry Central to visit Collins in Region 8-2A clash

    Perry Central to visit Collins in Region 8-2A clash

    Thursday, October 19 2017 6:46 PM EDT2017-10-19 22:46:53 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM
    Perry Central High School hasn’t missed a beat on the football field all season. Collins High School hasn’t lost a football game since August. Friday night, something will have to give. The co-leaders in Region 8-2A square off starting at 7 p.m. in Collins, with the winner holding the inside track to claim the title of the five-team region. “I don’t know the playoff scenarios or how that all works, I really don’t,” Perry Central coach Chip ...More >>
    Perry Central High School hasn’t missed a beat on the football field all season. Collins High School hasn’t lost a football game since August. Friday night, something will have to give. The co-leaders in Region 8-2A square off starting at 7 p.m. in Collins, with the winner holding the inside track to claim the title of the five-team region. “I don’t know the playoff scenarios or how that all works, I really don’t,” Perry Central coach Chip ...More >>
  • Pine Belt schools receive accountability grades

    Pine Belt schools receive accountability grades

    Thursday, October 19 2017 6:41 PM EDT2017-10-19 22:41:11 GMT
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  • HPD purchases 60 AR-15 rifles for officers

    HPD purchases 60 AR-15 rifles for officers

    Thursday, October 19 2017 6:15 PM EDT2017-10-19 22:15:37 GMT
    SOURCE: WDAMSOURCE: WDAM
    Hattiesburg police officers will soon be adding a little more firepower for when they on patrol the streets of the Hub City. The department just purchased 60  AR-15 rifles, which will serve as backup weapons for officers on patrol. “I never want my men to be the underdog, in nothing,” said Hattiesburg Police Chief Anthony Parker. “With the change in the climate today, with attacks on police, and different things, I want to make sure the men are not o...More >>
    Hattiesburg police officers will soon be adding a little more firepower for when they on patrol the streets of the Hub City. The department just purchased 60  AR-15 rifles, which will serve as backup weapons for officers on patrol. “I never want my men to be the underdog, in nothing,” said Hattiesburg Police Chief Anthony Parker. “With the change in the climate today, with attacks on police, and different things, I want to make sure the men are not o...More >>
  • Briggs named president of Mississippi Valley State University

    Briggs named president of Mississippi Valley State University

    Thursday, October 19 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-10-19 21:56:57 GMT
    Dr. Jerryl Briggs. SOURCEDr. Jerryl Briggs. SOURCE
    The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning named a new president of Mississippi Valley State University Thursday in Jackson.  Dr. Jerryl Briggs was named president after serving as Acting President of the University since June 15, according to a press release from Mississippi Public Universities. Briggs previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “Mississippi Valley State University is on an upward tra...More >>
    The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning named a new president of Mississippi Valley State University Thursday in Jackson.  Dr. Jerryl Briggs was named president after serving as Acting President of the University since June 15, according to a press release from Mississippi Public Universities. Briggs previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. “Mississippi Valley State University is on an upward tra...More >>
  • Hattiesburg man sentenced on 3 felony charges

    Hattiesburg man sentenced on 3 felony charges

    Thursday, October 19 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-10-19 21:36:10 GMT
    Photo Credit: WDAMPhoto Credit: WDAM
    Dreshawn Sullivan was sentenced Thursday afternoon by Circuit Court Judge Jon Mark Weathers for three different felony charges. Sullivan was sentenced to 25 years on a burglary charge, 30 years on attempted kidnapping, and life on a child abuse charge.  In September, Sullivan was found guilty of burglary of a dwelling, attempted kidnapping and child abuse in regard to an incident that took place on March 16, 2015, at Burkett's Creek West W.S.F. Tatum Road in which one...More >>
    Dreshawn Sullivan was sentenced Thursday afternoon by Circuit Court Judge Jon Mark Weathers for three different felony charges. Sullivan was sentenced to 25 years on a burglary charge, 30 years on attempted kidnapping, and life on a child abuse charge.  In September, Sullivan was found guilty of burglary of a dwelling, attempted kidnapping and child abuse in regard to an incident that took place on March 16, 2015, at Burkett's Creek West W.S.F. Tatum Road in which one...More >>
  • MS Supreme Court affirms ruling on school funding

    MS Supreme Court affirms ruling on school funding

    Thursday, October 19 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-10-19 21:30:01 GMT
    SOURCE: WDAMSOURCE: WDAM

    Lt. Governor Tate Reeves released a statement on the Mississippi Supreme Court's Thursday ruling on educational funding.  The court affirmed a ruling from a Hinds County Chancery Court, which had dismissed a lawsuit from 21 public school districts that sought more than $235 million in state funds they argued that they were entitled to from 2010-2015 under the Mississippi Adequate Education Program.  The districts argued that under Mississippi Code, the state legi...

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    Lt. Governor Tate Reeves released a statement on the Mississippi Supreme Court's Thursday ruling on educational funding.  The court affirmed a ruling from a Hinds County Chancery Court, which had dismissed a lawsuit from 21 public school districts that sought more than $235 million in state funds they argued that they were entitled to from 2010-2015 under the Mississippi Adequate Education Program.  The districts argued that under Mississippi Code, the state legi...

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  • Mississippi high court: School budget formula is not binding

    Mississippi high court: School budget formula is not binding

    Thursday, October 19 2017 5:25 PM EDT2017-10-19 21:25:12 GMT
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    The court ruled Thursday against 21 school districts that sued the state in 2015. They sought money to make up for years of shortfalls when lawmakers didn't fully fund the Mississippi Adequate Education Program.

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    The court ruled Thursday against 21 school districts that sued the state in 2015. They sought money to make up for years of shortfalls when lawmakers didn't fully fund the Mississippi Adequate Education Program.

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  • Officials credit determined coast investigators with uncovering an international drug operation

    Officials credit determined coast investigators with uncovering an international drug operation

    Thursday, October 19 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-10-19 21:16:25 GMT
    U.S Attorney Mike Hurst (Photo source: WLOX)U.S Attorney Mike Hurst (Photo source: WLOX)

    "Extraordinary cooperation" between federal and local investigators and "good, old-fashioned police work" are being cited as the top reasons South Mississippi is at the center of an international drug trafficking investigation. 

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    "Extraordinary cooperation" between federal and local investigators and "good, old-fashioned police work" are being cited as the top reasons South Mississippi is at the center of an international drug trafficking investigation. 

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  • Hattiesburg Mayor releases statement on Stion plant closing

    Hattiesburg Mayor releases statement on Stion plant closing

    Thursday, October 19 2017 5:02 PM EDT2017-10-19 21:02:50 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker released a statement on the closing of a green energy plant in Hattiesburg.  On Tuesday, Stion notified the state that it would be closing its Hattiesburg plant on Dec. 13 and laying off its 137 employees, according to the Associated Press.  "Anytime a business entity closes in our city, it brings great disappointment," Barker wrote in an email. "However, we will work with local and state partners to connect those needing w...

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    Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker released a statement on the closing of a green energy plant in Hattiesburg.  On Tuesday, Stion notified the state that it would be closing its Hattiesburg plant on Dec. 13 and laying off its 137 employees, according to the Associated Press.  "Anytime a business entity closes in our city, it brings great disappointment," Barker wrote in an email. "However, we will work with local and state partners to connect those needing w...

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  • Petal School District earns top spot in Mississippi

    Petal School District earns top spot in Mississippi

    Thursday, October 19 2017 2:33 PM EDT2017-10-19 18:33:39 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    The Petal School District is the number one district in the state of Mississippi.

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    The Petal School District is the number one district in the state of Mississippi.

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  • Jones County rivals clash in key Region 3-5A contest

    Jones County rivals clash in key Region 3-5A contest

    Thursday, October 19 2017 1:44 PM EDT2017-10-19 17:44:07 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    South Jones High School football has been here before. Now, Coach Cory Reynolds wants his Braves to take the next step forward. 

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    South Jones High School football has been here before. Now, Coach Cory Reynolds wants his Braves to take the next step forward. 

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  • State-subsidized solar panel maker to close in Mississippi

    State-subsidized solar panel maker to close in Mississippi

    A green energy company heavily incentivized by Mississippi is shutting down, raising questions about whether the state will get repaid.More >>
    A green energy company heavily incentivized by Mississippi is shutting down, raising questions about whether the state will get repaid.More >>
  • Judge tosses $417M award against Johnson & Johnson

    Judge tosses $417M award against Johnson & Johnson

    Friday, October 20 2017 10:32 PM EDT2017-10-21 02:32:33 GMT
    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:35 PM EDT2017-10-21 17:35:35 GMT

    A Los Angeles judge has tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson baby powder for feminine hygiene.

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    A Los Angeles judge has tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson baby powder for feminine hygiene.

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  • AP FACT CHECK: Kelly distorts congresswoman's actions

    AP FACT CHECK: Kelly distorts congresswoman's actions

    Saturday, October 21 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-10-21 11:44:26 GMT
    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:35 PM EDT2017-10-21 17:35:31 GMT

    AP FACT CHECK: John Kelly distorts tale in slamming 'selfish' congresswoman.

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    AP FACT CHECK: John Kelly distorts tale in slamming 'selfish' congresswoman.

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  • Trump jabs back at 'wacky' congresswoman as spat rolls on

    Trump jabs back at 'wacky' congresswoman as spat rolls on

    Saturday, October 21 2017 7:43 AM EDT2017-10-21 11:43:53 GMT
    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:35 PM EDT2017-10-21 17:35:10 GMT

    The White House is defending chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized the remarks of Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson.

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    The White House is defending chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized the remarks of Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson.

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  • WATCH: WDAM Gametime show Oct. 20

    WATCH: WDAM Gametime show Oct. 20

  • Child injured in fair ride accident in Laurel

    Child injured in fair ride accident in Laurel

  • USM hosting King International Nursing Group 2017 conference

    USM hosting King International Nursing Group 2017 conference

  • Lumberton High students walk for domestic violence awareness

    Lumberton High students walk for domestic violence awareness

  • Play Ball: New baseball league creating team in Laurel

    Play Ball: New baseball league creating team in Laurel

  • Hattiesburg Mayor releases statement on Stion plant closing

    Hattiesburg Mayor releases statement on Stion plant closing

  • Hattiesburg Zoo announces new attractions

    Hattiesburg Zoo announces new attractions

  • Cracking the code: What parents need to know about their child's social media use

    Cracking the code: What parents need to know about their child's social media use

  • Hurricane Maria death toll rises to 49 in Puerto Rico

    Hurricane Maria death toll rises to 49 in Puerto Rico

    Friday, October 20 2017 11:56 AM EDT2017-10-20 15:56:44 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 12:28 PM EDT2017-10-20 16:28:24 GMT
    Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello says the death toll from Hurricane Maria has risen to 49 in the U.S. territory after officials confirmed a death from a bacterial disease that spreads through animals' urine.More >>
    Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello says the death toll from Hurricane Maria has risen to 49 in the U.S. territory after officials confirmed a death from a bacterial disease that spreads through animals' urine.More >>
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  • 2 pedestrians struck in Hub City, 1 killed, Biloxi man charged

    2 pedestrians struck in Hub City, 1 killed, Biloxi man charged

    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:22 PM EDT2017-10-21 17:22:03 GMT

    A pedestrian was struck and killed, another seriously injured, and a Biloxi man is behind bars after an early morning wreck in the Hub City.  Justin Williamson, 25, of Biloxi, was arrested and charged with DUI-negligence resulting in death after an early morning crash on U.S. 49 by Interstate-59 and according to Hattiesburg Police Department Capt. Branden McLemore.  McLemore said a man and woman were both walking along the road around 2 a.m. when they were struck by the ve...

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    A pedestrian was struck and killed, another seriously injured, and a Biloxi man is behind bars after an early morning wreck in the Hub City.  Justin Williamson, 25, of Biloxi, was arrested and charged with DUI-negligence resulting in death after an early morning crash on U.S. 49 by Interstate-59 and according to Hattiesburg Police Department Capt. Branden McLemore.  McLemore said a man and woman were both walking along the road around 2 a.m. when they were struck by the ve...

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  • Ingalls explosion leaves employee in critical condition

    Ingalls explosion leaves employee in critical condition

    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:18 PM EDT2017-10-21 17:18:04 GMT
    (Photo source: WLOX)(Photo source: WLOX)

    An Ingalls employee is fighting for his life in a Mobile hospital after an explosion at the shipyard left him in critical condition Friday morning.

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    An Ingalls employee is fighting for his life in a Mobile hospital after an explosion at the shipyard left him in critical condition Friday morning.

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  • LSU at Ole Miss: By the Numbers

    LSU at Ole Miss: By the Numbers

    LSU is looking for its third straight SEC win Saturday against the Ole Miss Rebels.

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    LSU is looking for its third straight SEC win Saturday against the Ole Miss Rebels.

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