Police in the southern Russian region of Dagestan say a female suicide bomber has injured at least 11 police officers and civilians.More >>
A female suicide bomber blew herself up in the southern Russian region of Dagestan on Saturday, injuring at least 18, including two children and five police officers, authorities said. The attacker was later identified as a...More >>
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It is official, Boy Scouts of America must accept all male youth no matter their sexual orientation. On Thursday, more than 60-percent of the Boy Scouts of America's 14-hundred-members voted for theMore >>
It is official, Boy Scouts of America must accept all male youth no matter their sexual orientation.More >>
Classes were back in session Thursday morning at Hattiesburg and Oak Grove High School.
Both campuses were in the direct path of Sunday's Tornado and were severely damaged. Hattiesburg main building was spared and Oak Grove had roof and water damage in some of their classrooms and the gym.
Despite the devastation at both campuses, school administrators primary goal was to make the first day back as normal as possible.
"A lot of our students have been affected in their neighborhoods and their is a lot of chaos around them," said Jason Smith, Hattiesburg School District Communications Director. "So we want to try and get them some normalcy and back their routines."
"We want things to be as normal as possible," said Helen Price, Oak Grove High School Principal. "When they came on campus and saw the devastation you could see the shock. Their was a somber feel as they entered the campus."
Twenty-seven of Hattiesburg School busses 29 busses are unusable. Eight counties have loaned the district school busses until theirs can be fixed.
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Some Hattiesburg-area VFW and American Legion members paid special tribute to our nation's veterans today, with help from some young volunteers. They placed American flags on the graves of thousands ofMore >>
Some Hattiesburg-area VFW and American Legion members paid special tribute to our nation's veterans Saturday, with help from some young volunteers.More >>
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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 >>
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