HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Hattiesburg School District will soon have a new superintendent. That's because Dr. Annie Wimbish is leaving.
Tonight, she announced her resignation, effective June 30th. She's led Hattiesburg Schools for nearly 5 years, but tonight, she told School Board members it's time to move on.
The Board voted 4-to-1 to accept her resignation.
Also tonight, the School Board voted to hire Southern Miss graduate Ernie Watson as the new boys varsity high school basketball coach.