A Collins man was killed in a one-car accident in Mt. Olive this afternoon. 31-year-old Stephen Sasser died at a local hospital after his vehicle wrecked on Highway 532, according to Covington County Coroner Chris Daquila.
His nephew, who was a passenger in the car, received serious, but non-life-threatening injuries and was flown to a Jackson hospital for treatment.
The Kids Hub recognized the Hattiesburg Police Department Friday morning for an officer's observations that may have saved an eight-year-old boy's life.More >>
Visitors to Downtown Hattiesburg can now enjoy the area with an alcoholic drink in their hand, if they'd like. The city's "To-Go Cup" ordinance is in effect.More >>
Pine Belt educators hosted an early Dyslexia Awareness Month event at the Lake Terrace Convention Center Friday.More >>