Convention center to host job fair

For the many who are looking for a job in this unstable economy, opportunity is knocking in Hattiesburg.

The Pine Belt Job Fair will be held Oct. 21 at the Hattiesburg Lake Terrace Convention Center.

The event, to be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., is free and open to the public.

Employers and representatives will be on hand to provide information and accept applications.

Visit for a list of registered employers.