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Hattiesburg, MS – At Least One Hurt After Collision at US-98 & Ralston Rd

There were confirmed injuries resulting from the crash. Emergency responders were sent to the scene to provide necessary medical aid. The extent of the associated injuries was not included in local reports. Local law enforcement officers are in charge of the ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash. Our...
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Runaway teenager from Fla. found safe in Hattiesburg

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - A teenager who reportedly ran away in Hattiesburg has been located. According to Hattiesburg Police Department spokesman Ryan Moore, Ka’Niyah Nevaeh-Sky Williams, 13, has been located and is safe. HPD reported that Williams, who is originally from Tallahassee, Fla., ran away this past Saturday, June...
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Weatherspoon joins staff of former USM teammate

ELLISVILLE, Miss. (WDAM) - A former University of Southern Mississippi and National Basketball Association standout is reuniting with his former college teammate. Bobcat head coach Newton Mealer announced Friday that Clarence Weatherspoon has been hired as an assistant men’s basketball coach at Jones College. The move was announced on...
ELLISVILLE, MS
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Star-Spangled Celebration details announced for 2022

FORREST COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - The Star-Spangled Celebration, Hattiesburg and Petal’s premiere Independence Day event, has been announced for July 1, 2022. This year’s event is the 4th rendition of the Star-Spangled Celebration, which started back in 2018. “It’s one of my favorite events because the entire city...
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Juveniles who stole guns from house arrested, deputies say

HARRISON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - Two juveniles were arrested by Harrison County deputies after stealing multiple guns from a house in Saucier Wednesday, June 22. Police arrived at the house and were able to view the victim’s security camera footage, which showed two black males breaking into the home and stealing multiple rifles and handguns.
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Bear visits home in Saucier

What would you do if a bear showed up at your house?. David Hamm of Saucier sent us video he took of a morning visitor at his home this week. Although bears are not frequent visitors to South Mississippi, they have been known to roam the area during mating season which is around this time.
SAUCIER, MS
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Juvenile guests swipe Pocket Museum display items

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - Thousands of locals and tourists visit downtown Hattiesburg and the Pocket Museum every single year. This week organizers are a little disappointed that some young visitors decided to take some items from the alley. Two juveniles decided to swipe some of the unique items on display...
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University Officials Mark High Point in New STEM Facility

University of Mississippi officials and others celebrated a milestone in the construction of the emerging Jim and Thomas Duff Center for Science and Technology Innovation during a topping-out ceremony Thursday (June 23) on campus. Touting the economic and academic implications of 202,000-square-foot science, technology, engineering and mathematics building, Chancellor Glenn...
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Jacob’s Well provides update to Aldermen

To open Tuesday’s Board of Aldermen meeting, President of Jacob’s Well Susan Johnson gave a presentation about Jacob’s Well Ministry. She provided the Board with a thorough rundown of the program, its purpose, and whom they serve. Jacob’s Well is privately owned and operated. Jacob’s Well...
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2 wrecks involving 18-wheelers reported in Hattiesburg

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - Two wrecks involving 18-wheelers were reported in Hattiesburg Thursday afternoon. According to the Hattiesburg Police Department, drivers traveling eastbound were asked to use caution on U.S. 98, near W.L. Runnels Industrial Drive, while emergency crews were on the scene of a traffic accident involving two 18-wheelers.
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Ellisville holds final ‘Market on Court’ summer event

This year’s event is the 4th rendition of the Star-Spangled Celebration, which started back in 2018. High school students from across the state had an opportunity to make their mark at the University of Southern Mississippi. Attending 'Kids College'. Updated: Jun. 23, 2022 at 9:58 PM CDT. |. Nearly...
ELLISVILLE, MS
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SeMRHI offers free health screenings for men

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - Men were lining up outside the clinic nearly an hour before opening Saturday as the Southeast Mississippi Rural Health Initiative offered free health screenings for men,. From 10 a.m. until 1p.m., men could stop by the Hattiesburg Family Health Center and get bloodwork done, prostate exams...
HATTIESBURG, MS
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HPD taking applications for new academy class

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - The Hattiesburg Police Department is calling all potential candidates who want a career in law enforcement. HPD is taking applications for its next academy class, which is starting this summer. Folks interested in participating can apply by:. Visiting https://bit.ly/3FCpDQX. Picking up an application at City Hall;...
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Aldermen address city matters

During Tuesday’s Poplarville Board of Aldermen meeting, the Board approved the amended golf cart ordinances and accepted a justice assistance grant for the Police Department. After approving the amended golf cart ordinances, the Board approved Mayor Louise Smith to sign a contract with RJ Young to provide service equipment...
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Supervisors introduced to new hospital administrators

New administrators will be heading up operations at the two hospitals within Pearl River County. Newly named Vice President of Forrest General Hospital Bryan Maxie introduced the Pearl River County Board of Supervisors to the new administrators of the local hospitals during Wednesday’s Supervisors meeting. He said Kevin Hedgepeth...
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