Editorial

  Consider This: Adopt a Salvation Army Angel Tree angel

Hot cocoa, carols, parties with families and friends, lights, decorations and beautifully wrapped presents. This is Christmas, this is the most wonderful time of the year!

  Consider This: Ring a bell for the Salvation Army

Do you hear that sound? It's Christmas time, and that means it's that time of the year for those Salvation Army red kettles.

Consider This: Veterans Day is a time to be thankful

We should be thankful to our veterans for their service and should express that thanks to them whenever we get the opportunity.

Consider this: Get out and vote

Consider This: Voting is a privilege that many people in the world do not have. Please take the time to be informed about the positions of all candidates and exercise your right as a United States citizen to vote on November 6.

MS Board of Education releases school district accountability grades

The Mississippi State Board of Education approved accountability letter grades for schools and districts in the 2017-18 school year, which was released on Thursday.

Consider This: You’re invited to celebrate the Hattiesburg Hall of Fame

You’re invited to be a part of history by attending the reception, open to the public on Oct. 4 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Consider This: Help your child succeed with reading

A recent study reveals that Mississippi ranks 48th in literacy. Reading is directly related to literacy and the level of education achieved.

Consider This: Relax this Labor Day weekend

Labor Day is a public holiday or day of festivities held in honor of working people celebrated in the U.S. and Canada on the first Monday in September.

Consider This: Help your children kick off a successful school year

Back to school time is always a big transition, not only for children but for parents, too.

CONSIDER THIS: Drawing for Forrest General's Let's Connect campaign

Whether you come into Forrest General Hospital as a patient, a family member or friend, you have a need to connect and communicate with your loved ones. The Forrest General Healthcare Foundation hopes to bring people together using technology in this digital age with our current campaign, Let's Connect.

Consider This: Celebrate freedom this Fourth of July

Independence Day, also referred to as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence 242 years ago on July 4, 1776.

Consider This: Join us for Dog Days 5k and 2 Mile Walk

Hub City Service Dogs is a nonprofit organization in Hattiesburg that trains service dogs for individuals with medical disabilities, such as diabetes, PTSD and severe anxiety.