A different type of church service is available in the Hattiesburg area when University Baptist Church holds its Celtic Christian service on the second Sunday of each month.
The Lamar County School District would receive an increase in school funding and would have a better idea of budget figures if an education funding formula presented to the Legislature by an independent consultant becomes law.
A Lumberton man who stabbed a store manager three years ago was sentenced last week to aggravated assault by 15th District Circuit Court Judge Prentiss Harrell to the maximum allowed – 20 years, with at least 12 years to serve.
Petal School District will host a teacher job fair on Jan. 20, 2018, fro 3 to 7 p.m. at Petal Central Office.
Last year, Mary Campo of Sumrall attended the district’s job fair and now works for Petal Schools.
Petal High School’s indoor percussion ensemble is preparing for what is sure to be an exciting and promising competition season in 2018.
With the first half of the school year behind them, the Petal School District Board of Trustees held its first meeting of the new year on Tuesday to map out the remainder of the 2017-18 school year.
Additionally, the board discussed an early learning collaborative state tax credit.
“An iconic celebration of Blues, Rhythm and Soul” will have the Saint James Wright VFW Post 5397 in Hattiesburg jumping this Sunday, Jan. 14, when 2017 Grammy winner Bobby Rush and nominee Vasti Jackson perform.
A holiday tradition for the past 28 years, Lewis Lights on White Chapel Road outside of Purvis has entertained thousands of visitors each holiday season. But because of Grinch-like thieves who vandalized the property earlier this week, the chance for lighting the way into another holiday season was placed in jeopardy.