Ellie J. Dahmer honored for life of dedication

Ellie Dahmer was honored by the Hub City Business and Professional Men’s Club for her life of service to her husband and her community.

  Trump is first head of state to meet Japan’s new emperor

President Donald Trump participates in a welcome ceremony with Japanese Emperor Naruhito and Japanese Empress Masako at the Imperial Palace, Monday, May 27, 2019, in Tokyo.
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  Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $418 million

Statistically, you only have a 1 in 302,575,350 chance of winning the big one.


  USM advances to C-USA championship title game

  Shelby museum to open on Memorial Day, receives historic cannons

  Volunteers place American flags on Hattiesburg veterans’ graves

Hattiesburg man arrested on felony drug, gun charges

  Tips to prevent a heat stroke

With temperatures reaching 90 degrees, it’s important you stay cool to prevent possible heat exhaustion and even worse, a heat stroke.
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  Tornadoes rake 2 Oklahoma cities, killing 2 and injuring 29

Crews were expected to arrive in El Reno to determine the severity of the damage to the town.

  Petal student with Batten disease beats odds, graduates

Food truck catches fire on Hwy. 98, no injuries

  Armed Forces Museum hosts Memorial Day Ceremony

Suspects sought after trucks stolen from Petal construction company

Columbia man charged with child exploitation

  MHP ramping up enforcement for Memorial Day weekend

Every AG in America calls for automatic student loan forgiveness for disabled veterans

Expungement clinic to be held Saturday in Hattiesburg

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  Bart Starr, 1960s Green Bay quarterback, dies at 85

The Packers announced Sunday that Starr had died, citing his family. He had been in failing health since suffering a serious stroke in 2014.


  Southern Miss wins C-USA title with 4-0 victory over FAU

  USM advances to C-USA championship title game

The Golden Eagles advance (37-19) to their fourth consecutive C-USA championship title game. They will face Florida Atlantic at 1 p.m. Sunday.


Rare 62 lb. alligator snapping turtle caught in Lamar Co., Miss.

  Southern Miss defeats Marshall 10-5 in C-USA tournament

Ross Bjork leaves Ole Miss to take same position at Texas A&M

  Bay Springs native, USM grad Jason Forte reflects on basketball career

C-USA Baseball Tournament 2019: Thursday scores, bracket and schedule

The first two games resulted in two teams being eliminated on the second day of The First 2019 C-USA Baseball Championship presented by Air Force Reserve at MGM Park.
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Torrential rain doesn’t stop sentinels from placing flags at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

A soldier from the Army's 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment continued to place flags at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during severe weather on Wednesday.

Blues Trail marker honors man who oversaw historic Hattiesburg recordings

Columbia American Legion post to hand out red poppies for Memorial Day

Hattiesburg preparing to host 36th annual Memorial Day ceremony

  Lamar Co. volunteer fire departments apply for grant for new trucks