The group meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7:30 a.m. at Lee's Coffee & Tea in downtown Laurel. For more details, call 1-800-227-2345.
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Mississippi can start enforcing a law that will let merchants and government employees cite religious beliefs to deny services to same-sex couples. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a judge's decision that had blocked the law, House Bill 1523, before it could take effect last July. Governor Phil Bryant said HB1523 was designed to protect three specific religious beliefs: marriage is between a man and woman, no sex outsid...More >>
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Mississippi may be able to start enforcing a law that will let merchants and government employees cite religious beliefs to deny services to same-sex couples.More >>
The Lamar County Road Department is adding two stop signs to a busy intersection in hopes of improving driver safety.More >>
Firefighters from about a half dozen different Marion County fire departments worked with personnel from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks Wednesday night to drain about 450,000 gallons of water from Lake Columbia.More >>
Armed robberies in the Hub City are one thing that Hattiesburg police are asking for the public’s help in solving, as well as being vigilant.More >>
With Tropical Depression Cindy posing a threat, we reached out to an insurance agent for advice on making a damage claim.More >>