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The 12th Circuit Court District’s narcotics task force has been re-formed and the Hattiesburg Police Department’s role in the five-entity group was approved by the City Council during its meeting Tuesday night at City Hall.
Music, barbecue, sweet potato pie and a boxing exhibition will be highlighted during the 12th annual Historic Mobile Street Renaissance Festival on Friday and Saturday in Downtown Hattiesburg.
Gov. Phil Bryant warned state residents to be prepared for Tropical Storm Nate, which is expected to make landfall on the Gulf Coast early Sunday.
Marlo Dorsey has been named as as the new executive director of the Hattiesburg Tourism Commission. Dorsey’s position was effective Oct. 1. She was chosen after an executive search process with nationally-recognized firm Searchwide.
Nine Hattiesburg residents outlined their complaints with their local cable provider, Comcast, during a public hearing Tuesday night, saying monthly bills were being increased without notice, service calls were delayed or going unanswered and more television providers are needed.
Senior Status Judge Michael H. Ward of Gulfport set May 7, 2018, as the first date to investigate petition signatures for the incorporation by Bellevue officials during the first court action involving all parties earlier this week at the William M. “Pete” Gamble III Chancery Courthouse in Purvis.
Because a Hattiesburg police officer saw something out of the ordinary during what appeared to be a routine call and reported it to the appropriate resources, he may have saved the life of an 8-year-old.
Mayor Toby Barker and Chief Anthony Parker will swear in two additional police officers for Hattiesburg Police Department at City Hall on Thursday morning.
Barker will issue the oath to Danielle R. Lewis, 29, and Andrew Reid, 27, both coming to Hattiesburg Police Department as lateral transfers.