Thursday, May 23 2013 7:31 PM EDT2013-05-23 23:31:22 GMT
The pastor and members of a Jefferson county church make the gruesome discovery of a body on the way to Bible study Wednesday evening. Sheriff Peter Walker said a woman's body was found just before 6:30More >>
Jefferson County Sheriff Peter Walker has identified the woman found dead in the cemetery of East Mount Olive Baptist Church Wednesday night.
Dozens of residents supported the Growing Up
in Hattiesburg holiday party on Saturday at the Train Depot and enjoyed a night
with friends and live music by the Southbound Crescent Band.
The celebration raised money to benefit a
non-profit organization known as Extra Table.
Robert St. John, founder of Extra Table, supplies
mission pantries and soup kitchens with food to help hungry people.
According to St. John, 647,000 Mississippians
suffer from hunger, but thanks to residents who support events such as the
Growing Up in Hattiesburg holiday party 10-tons of food was shipped by Extra Table
in Forrest County in the month of December.
Friday, May 24 2013 5:52 PM EDT2013-05-24 21:52:06 GMT
The eight Marion County law enforcement officers who've lost their lives in the line of duty were remembered in an annual ceremony Friday morning. It included the laying of a wreath at a fallen officersMore >>
The eight Marion County law enforcement officers who've lost their lives in the line of duty were remembered in an annual ceremony Friday morning. More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 4:45 PM EDT2013-05-24 20:45:22 GMT
First responders from in Laurel and Jones County were treated to Lunch Friday by the Wayne Farms Laurel facility. As part of National Emergency Service Week, for the last 12-years Wayne farms has hostedMore >>
First responders from in Laurel and Jones County were treated to lunch Friday by the Wayne Farms Laurel facility. More >>