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Popeyes coming to Highway 49 and Campbell Loop

Popeyes coming to Highway 49 and Campbell Loop. Source: Hattiesburg City Council Popeyes coming to Highway 49 and Campbell Loop. Source: Hattiesburg City Council
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

A new Popeyes is opening along Highway 49 in Hattiesburg.

"I'm so happy to see some development in that part of Hattiesburg," said Mary Dryden, Ward 4 council member.

The Hattiesburg City Council approved plans for the new fast food restaurant at its meeting Tuesday. The restaurant will replace a currently vacant convenience store and former gas station across from the Hattiesburg Convention Center in Ward 1.

"Popeyes, we need it," said Kim Bradley, Ward 1 city council member.

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