The Mississippi Superintendents’ Collaborative member districts, made up of nine school districts from across the state, held the inaugural New Teachers’ Conference at The University of Southern Mississippi. Approximately 200 first-year teachers attended the conference.
The Coleman Center for Families and Children (CFFC) is typically bustling with activities designed to engage and teach children of all ages. A new program at the center will focus specifically on increasing social and emotional maturity in children.
While 46-year-old Travis Darby of Petal was helping with recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas, he had to seek medical attention.
When he returned home, he was told that he had Stage 4 esophageal cancer.
Oak Grove High School students Riley Barber and Jasmyne Allen have good reasons to honor veterans at next Thursday morning’s 21st annual breakfast at Temple Baptist Church’s Christian Activities Center.
TRIPOD 2017, the third annual arts festival hosted by University Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, has expanded to include four workshops on Saturday, Nov. 4, with emphasis on songwriting, guitar and blues techniques, creative writing and drawing.
For a 17-month-old little girl, Arabella Ruff doesn’t stop. And not having a left hand doesn’t slow her down.
“She has never missed not having a hand and I don’t know that she ever will,” said Cindy Ruff, Arabella’s mother.
Hattiesburg Police Department is now accepting applications for the 2018 academy through Jan. 16, 2018 at 5 p.m.
Prospective officers who complete the application process will be scheduled to take the civil service exam on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 at the Hattiesburg Police & Fire Training Academy (53 Academy Drive).