Some Forrest County voters in District 2 will soon switch to a different voting precinct on election days.
Members of the Forrest County Board of Supervisors recently approved the relocation of the precinct at the African American Military History Museum, 305 E. Sixth St., to the Eureka School building at 412 E. Sixth St.
A trial date has been set in the case of Dana Coleman, a former office manager at Hattiesburg Municipal Court who is suing the city for Equal Employment Opportunity Commission violations, in particular racial harassment and discrimination.
Saturday, May 12, marks the 26th anniversary of the National Association of Letter Carriers' "Stamp Out Hunger" food drive. It’s the second year that Community Bank of Hattiesburg has been providing bags for the foodraiser. Approximately 55,000 bags will be distributed to Pine Belt residents during this week.
Hattiesburg High School celebrated its 60th birthday this year, although the aging structure has not received a major facelift since a 2003 bond issue was passed. As what one administrator calls “the flagship of the school district,” a renovation is overdue.
Special Chancellor Michael H. Ward decided earlier this week to dismiss the Bellevue incorporation case without prejudice, placing no restrictions on another attempt at incorporation.
A missing Hattiesburg teenager who alledgedly ran away in the company of a former teacher has returned home.