Jones County authorities said a wanted felon who escaped into a wooded area after leading them on a brief car chase through the northwest part of the county Tuesday afternoon should be considered "armedMore >> Sheriff's Department investigators said Ralston Sinclair Keyes, 29, who is wanted on drug and weapons charges, fled from authorities about 2 p.m. in a small SUV, after they spotted him on a county road.More >> The leader of protesters vying to topple Thailand's prime minister says his movement will establish what amounts to a parallel government - complete with "volunteer peacekeepers" to replace the police, a...More >> Protesters waging a surreal political fight to oust Thailand's elected prime minister are trying to establish what amounts to a parallel government - one complete with "security volunteers" to replace the police, a...More >> Police received on Tuesday afternoon reports of shots fired at Courtyard Apartments off 7th Street. Police responded to the call, but upon arrival no victim or suspect was discovered at the scene. ReportsMore >> Reports of shots fired at Courtyard apartments off 7th Street were called in to the Hattiesburg Poilce Department Tuesday afternoon.More >> Thomas was providing security when a fight broke out. Authorities believe he fired at least one shot from his service weapon...
Thomas was providing security when a fight broke out. Authorities believe he fired at least one shot from his service weapon...
A local man is thankful to be alive – after falling into a creek. The Jones County Fire Council, which provided the photo, says the unidentified 64-year-old man tumbled approximately 35 feet down a steepMore >> A Jones County man is thankful to be alive after falling into a creek.More >>
Each year the Salvation Army sets up Christmas Trees with the names of children from toddlers to twelve year-olds. More >> A 2012 study published in the Journal of American College Health shows that two-thirds of college students are offered Adderall by their senior year. Of that group, half are saying yes to the drug. For David, whose name has been changed for privacy, he doesn't know much about what he's being offered- other than it works.More >> One juvenile has been charged with commercial burglary for being involved in the string of burglaries that happened at Hattiesburg High School over the past week.More >> Columbia man charged with sexual harassmentMore >> A patriotic Sumrall woman has given dozens of early Christmas gifts to deserving veterans at the State Veterans Home in Collins. Mary Cardinal hand-delivered nearly 100 crocheted afghan blankets to veteransMore >> Mary Cardinal and some friends hand-delivered about 100 afghans to veterans at the State Veterans Home in Collins. More >>