Trump administration moves to end limits on child detention

The move is almost certain to spark a new court fight over the government's ability to hold families until their cases are decided.
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Tip Top Poultry recalls chicken products due to listeria risk, USDA says

The Food Safety Inspection Service said the product was shipped to hotels, restaurants and institutions across the country.


USM to play pair of fall exhibition baseball games

Former Governor Haley Barbour among those supporting Tate Reeves in GOP Gubernatorial runoff

Man injured in Perry Co. shooting, search for suspect continues

Covington Co. School Board names next superintendent

  City of Hattiesburg departments present budget proposals

Hattiesburg is working to finalize the new fiscal year budget.
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  Man made more than $1 million in scam using fake bar codes at big-box retailers, police said

Court documents said the suspect targeted places like Walmart and Target, then sold the stolen items online. The scheme may have been going on for nearly 10 years.

Palazzo announces $1.4 million grant for Hattiesburg’s Timberton Park

  Southern Miss freshmen move in dorms

  Judge: Lawsuit involving Jones County oil companies can move forward

Bobcats ranked 4th in preseason JuCo football poll

Lady Bobcats ranked No. 14 in NJCAA poll

Beer sales coming to Southern Miss home football games

Hattiesburg guest wins $147K jackpot at Bok Homa Casino

Jones County School District finds new event security

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Tropical Storm Chantal forms over north Atlantic

Chantal is currently not forecast to impact the United States.


  Darrell Luter looks forward to bigger role as PRCC sophomore

Bobcats ranked 4th in preseason JuCo football poll

Jones College football was ranked fourth nationally in the preseason Top 25 poll.


GAMETIME: 2019 high school football season kicks off this week

New reported case of West Nile Virus brings state total to six

Crash in Jones Co. leaves one driver injured

Sheriff: Deadly Lamar Co. shooting appears to be self-defense

  Players of the Pine Belt: Glover looking to leave his mark at FCAHS

Forrest County Agricultural High School looking to bounce back from rough 2018 football season.
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  N.J. transit officers reunite homeless man with daughters after 24 years

A moment more than two decades in the making, the family reunion was emotional for everyone.

Six people injured in ATV accident in Lauderdale County

  Hattiesburg store owner shares CBD health benefits

USM’s Hopson “really pleased” with scrimmage

Hattiesburg Arts Council, USM to host teen music competition