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Councilman Carroll to revitalization consultant, “Land code does not seem to be adequate” for restaurant and bar parking.

Bob Barbour with the Orion planning group appeared before the Hattiesburg city council to discuss the study his company is...

The Repartitioning of Hattiesburg

It has been recently discovered from the latest 2010 Census that our legislative districts are out of balance.  When the...

Hattiesburg City Councilman Carter Carroll : “We’re talking about six inches?”

Apparently size does matter. Hattiesburg City Councilman Carter Carroll motioned in favor of Jackson Hewitt's appeal to the city council...

Hattiesburg downtown… tell us what you think.

Tell us what your favorite part of downtown is in the comments section.

August 6th, 2012 Full Council Video

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August 7th, 2012

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August 20th, 2012 Full Hattiesburg City Council Video

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Local Massage Therapist Erret James Arrested for Child Exploitation.

Local Hattiesburg Massage therapist Erret James (aka "EJ") was arrested by the Mississippi Attorney Generals Office for the exploitation of a Child back in October. James once worked for Massage Envy in Hattiesburg, but...

Jones County Circuit Clerk Violates Ethics Law in Failure to Dislclose Campaign Finance Reports

On November, 20th, 2023 HPNM went to the Jones County Circuit Clerk's Office to review and photograph campaign finance reports. At the time HPNM was informed by clerks there would be a $10.00...

Sheriff Berlin Sent Picture of Ding-a-Ling to 20+ Employees (male and female) in Work Chat

Recently obtained screenshots from a work group within the Jones County Sheriff's department reveal Joe Berlin's leadership style. The group includes both male and female department employees and has about 20 employees as part...

Lamar County Constable/Deputy Faces Allegations of Unlawful Communications Sent to Female.

Lamar County Constable and Deputy Mike Byrd will have a show cause hearing on October 18th at 9:00 a.m. after a female filed an affidavit which alleged criminal conduct against Byrd. According to an...

Jones County Former Attorney Arrested On Sexual Battery of a Child.

Brandon Brooks, a former attorney, has been indicted in Jones County on two counts of sexual battery of a child. Brooks turned himself in shortly before 10:00 a.m. today. Brooks was set to self...

Sheriff Joe Berlin and Chief Deputy Sued by Former Jones County Deputy

Jones County Sheriff Joe Berlin and chief deputy Mitch Sumrall have been sued by former Deputy Bradley Boyd. According to the lawsuit Boyd was fired for refusing to drop a DUI against against Brian...

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