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Councilman Dave Ware Announces Bid for Mayor

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After an introduction by Lhay Thriffiley and Arthur Smith Dave Ware took the podium to announce his plans to unseat Current Mayor Johnny Dupree. Ware, an independent, is an active member in Sacred Heart church, and has been a city councilman since 2006. He was also President of Hattiesburg Historic Neighborhood Association,  and a community […]

Mayor Dupree Seems Perplexed: Council Tables Appointment of New Judge and Explains to Mayor the Municipal Court Problem “is systemic”.

The Hattiesburg city council unanimously tabled a vote today blocking the appointment of a new judge over the municipal court. Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny Dupree seemed perplexed at the decision. The council explained to Mayor Dupree that the municipal court has systemic issues and can’t be fixed by merely retraining or moving four employees.  There is […]