Forrest County NAACP president and Reverend Charles Bartley appear on the city hall steps.

Clarles Bartley and Clarence McGee NAACP

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 […]

The Repartitioning of Hattiesburg

It has been recently discovered from the latest 2010 Census that our legislative districts are out of balance.  When the state, a political subdivision, or municipal corporation is found to be out of balance, redistricting must occur in the second year following the latest census.  In order for legislative representation to be equitable, it is […]