Carey splits games at ‘Battle of the Beach’

William Carey University split its first two games at the "Battle of the Beach" men's basketball tourney in Montgomery, Ala.

Black Friday sees record online as US shoppers stay home

Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Black Friday, according to Adobe Analytics.
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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade takes flight in virus times

Instead of the usual path through Manhattan, this year’s parade was kept to the area in front of Macy’s flagship store and aimed at a television audience instead of live crowds.

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Suspect at large after fleeing from traffic stop in Jones Co.

Mississippi’s COVID-19 cases approaching 150,000

  Gametime - Week 13

  COVID-19 testing demand remains high

  Spectrum: The Other Clinic starts work on new building in Hattiesburg

Spectrum: The Other Clinic is in the process of reconstructing its new building located on Hardy Street.
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Virus keeps Black Friday crowds thin, shoppers shift online

In normal times, Black Friday is the busiest shopping day of the year, drawing millions of shoppers eager to get started on their holiday spending.

Ole Miss, State see Dec. 5 football games bumped deeper into December

  Ways to save on holiday shopping this year

Egg Bowl: Everything you need to know for Saturday’s matchup

1,005 new COVID-19 cases confirmed, 6 additional deaths reported

  First responders protect and serve on Thanksgiving

Healthcare workers just as thankful for patients this holiday season

  Hattiesburg organizations help those in need this Thanksgiving

Denver mayor visits family in Mississippi for holiday after asking staff not to travel

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Female soccer player poised to play for Vandy’s football team

“Let’s make history,” senior Sarah Fuller wrote Friday on Twitter with a photo of herself wearing a football jersey with a soccer ball between her feet while holding a football in her hands.

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Carey splits games at ‘Battle of the Beach’

Oak Grove football headed to Class 6A championship

USM falls 65-51 to Jacksonville in season opener

  Gametime - Week 13

Ole Miss, State see Dec. 5 football games bumped deeper into December

The University of Mississippi and Mississippi State University football teams will have unexpected open dates on Dec. 5.

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1,746 new COVID-19 cases confirmed, 18 additional deaths reported

Longtime judge, pioneer for Mississippi women leaders, dies

Pine Belt Prep Football-Week XII-Roundup I

  Taylorsville teacher wins WDAM, TEC Golden Apple Award

Laurel police investigating deadly hit-and-run

A man was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Laurel Wednesday night.
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  US colleges mull new virus protocols for students’ return

The coronavirus presented huge challenges for the fall semester for U.S. colleges that opened the academic year with in-person learning, including some that took a battering from outbreaks.

Hattiesburg sales tax collections continue record-setting trend

  Plan in place for Mississippi’s COVID-19 vaccine distribution

  Pine Belt doctors share holiday visiting tips

State medical association calls for statewide mask mandate