Takes place December 14th at 6:30 p.m. at the Sanford Community Center on 663 Old Highway 49. The event will feature music from Faithway Singers, Hosanna and Carolyn Norris. Admission is free; a love offering will be collected. For more details, call 601-765-6485.
One person was transported to the hospital with minor injuries after a crash involving five vehicles in Hattiesburg Tuesday night. The wreck happened around 6:30 p.m., in the southbound lane of Highway 49, just north of the Hardy Street intersection. Hattiesburg Police officials said one of the vehicles involved was an 18-wheeler. Copyright 2018 WDAM. All rights reserved.More >>
Changes to the pay scale for the Hattiesburg Fire Department are on hold, for now. Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker asked City Council to table the item on the agenda at Tuesday's meeting. Barker said he wanted to give council members more of an opportunity to go over the proposal, since it was the first time presented to them. The pay scale alignment include a $1,500 increase, per position, from the base salary with experience. It also includes a several thousand...More >>
Plans for a safe room/storm shelter that will be located at the Dixie Attendance center were a topic of discussion for the Forrest County Board of Supervisors Tuesday. During their meeting, supervisors discussed the plans for the 12 total shelters to be placed in multiple school districts around Forrest County. “There’s actually three different grants that have been approved for phase one," said Forrest County Board President David Hogan. "One ...More >>