Nikita Cooley represented about a dozen citizens in a signed complaint before the Hattiesburg City Council today. The complaint alleged that Hattiesburg police officer Toni Clark engaged in inappropriate language with minors in disciplinary situations at the PAL (Police Athletic League) after school program. Ms. Cooley went on to say that there were other Jane […]
Expressing their concerns over the city council’s refusal to reappoint two African-American members of the school board and number or leaders in the African-American community showed up to voice their dissatisfaction over Kim Bradley and Carter Carroll’s lack of support for reappointment of Burris and Harris. Video of the vote and a related article can […]
This citizen forum involves a number of African-Americans expressing their concerns over Eleanor Harris and Fredrick Burns lack of reappointment to the school board. Mr. Bradley was the recipients of most of the comments.
It a rare move at a March 19th, 2012 Hattiesburg city council meeting Ward 4 Councilman Dave Ware departed from traditional city council protocol, addressing concerns raised by Joseph Rawson in the citizen forum. Rawson a regular at council meetings went before the city’s leadership to bring to their attention The Open Meetings Act of […]
Expressing his concern over the “eye sore” of sex and drugs behind his church, Reverand Siggars pleaded for help getting the homeless population removed from the woods behind his church. The video of this exchange can be see here.