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Southern Miss sophomore Brandon Rue is doing something no one else in his family has ever done... [Read More]
Hattiesburg's Thirsty Hippo bar and restaurant, at 309 McLeod St., was once a WWII dry cleaners belonging to Councilwoman Mary Dryden's grandfather. [Read More]
The Hattiesburg Convention Commission will bring a giraffe exhibit to the Hattiesburg Zoo within two years. [Read More]
Purvis High teacher Devina Williamson turned herself in to Marion County Sheriff's Department on one count of exploitation of a vulnerable adult.        ... [Read More]
The Purvis family responsible for the popular Lewis Lights Christmas display has been robbed of thousands of dollars in electrical wire.        ... [Read More]
Kristina Pollard was looking for inspiration. That quest led her in 2015 to accept a job as principal of Earl Travillion Attendance Center in Hattiesburg.... [Read More]
First-generation students make up about 50 percent of the college population and face challenges ranging from academic to financial to social. [Read More]
Hattiesburg resident Priscilla Nguyen is one of 16 contestants on Food Network's 12th season of "Worst Cooks in America." [Read More]
A survey by AAA and Kurgo found drivers engaged in risky behaviors, including taking their hand off the wheel, when their dogs were in the... [Read More]
A devastating tornado. A new mayor. A challenging time for higher education. Take a look at some of 2017's biggest stories in the Pine Belt. [Read More]
Missy McGee, District 102 representative from Hattiesburg, is the first woman to hold the seat since Evelyn Gandy. [Read More]
University of Southern Mississippi professor Russ Willis is collecting flags from the home countries of his international students. [Read More]
The new legislative session starts Jan. 2, and state lawmakers say they'll tackle the budget, education funding, infrastructure and Medicaid. [Read More]
WJHL-TV is the source for breaking local news, weather, and sports in the Tri-Cities. We ask the questions when you can't with our investigative and... [Read More]
Petal School District scored second in Mississippi on the fall administration of the kindergarten readiness test. It had a score of 564 out of 900. [Read More]
Donation of the old Hattiesburg American building to the city has brought the creation of a downtown public arts center one step closer to reality. [Read More]
Sumrall Middle School launches an investigation into a Snapchat account featuring racist posts that appear to target students at the school.        ... [Read More]
The Mississippi Department of Education is looking at adding a new requirement and a new restriction to the alternate route teacher's license. [Read More]
The University of Southern Mississippi got the Golden Eagle mascot in 1973-74. Today, Seymour is synonymous with Southern Miss.        ... [Read More]
International students at William Carey University gathered together to decorate Christmas trees and share holiday traditions. [Read More]