New Business Spotlight: Alley Cats Axe Throwing Co.

New Business Spotlight: Alley Cats Axe Throwing Co.

Alley Cats Axe Throwing Co. opened this summer, and it is one new business that hits the bullseye in historic downtown Hattiesburg. Self-described as a “family-friendly urban axe throwing experience,” they are open seven days a week. Throw Out Those Nerves! The idea of hurling a hatchet through the air at a wooden target may Read more about New Business Spotlight: Alley Cats Axe Throwing Co.[…]

In the News: New Mural in Downtown Hattiesburg

In the News: New Mural in Downtown Hattiesburg

Women fought for the right to vote and in turn the right to be heard in government for decades. This right was finally granted in August 1920—now 100 years ago—when the 19th amendment was ratified. The hard-fought struggle and the hard-earned opportunities following are depicted in a new mural in downtown Hattiesburg. The What This Read more about In the News: New Mural in Downtown Hattiesburg[…]

Property Feature: 6 Floor Plans at Point O’ Woods Apartments

Property Feature: 6 Floor Plans at Point O’ Woods Apartments

When you think of your next apartment, what do you imagine? A certain amount of square footage, a specific price range, the right number of bedrooms—we all have a general idea of what we want. You can pick out the right choice for you with the many floor plans at Point O’Woods Apartments. One-Bedroom, One-Bathroom Read more about Property Feature: 6 Floor Plans at Point O’ Woods Apartments[…]

Local Spotlight: Paul B. Johnson State Park

Local Spotlight: Paul B. Johnson State Park

Surround yourself in serene bliss—or soak up some summer fun in the splash pad! Paul B. Johnson State Park, just a 20 minute drive south of Hattiesburg, caters to vacationers and day trippers of all stripes, from backwoods adventurers to beach bums. About Paul B. Johnson State Park Nestled next to beautiful 225-acre Geiger Lake, Read more about Local Spotlight: Paul B. Johnson State Park[…]

In the News: Hattiesburg Clinic Was Featured in the New England Journal of Medicine

In the News: Hattiesburg Clinic Was Featured in the New England Journal of Medicine

In the wake of COVID-19, we have seen standard procedures upended and protocols amended. However, Hattiesburg Clinic was featured in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) for another reason: partnerships forged and problems solved. The Hattiesburg-based health care hub has received praise for its efforts amid the pandemic. From Shortage to Solutions Hattiesburg Clinic Read more about In the News: Hattiesburg Clinic Was Featured in the New England Journal of Medicine[…]

Local Spotlight: The University of Southern Mississippi

Local Spotlight: The University of Southern Mississippi

From all-night study sessions to vibrant student life, college is one of the most memorable milestones of a lifetime. It serves as the first foray for many into adulthood, and readies for future careers. Here in Hattiesburg, we have our own homegrown higher education institution: the University of Southern Mississippi. It’s where the Golden Eagles Read more about Local Spotlight: The University of Southern Mississippi[…]

7 Quick Facts About Hattiesburg, Mississippi

7 Quick Facts About Hattiesburg, Mississippi

You don’t have to go to school or a museum to brush up on your knowledge. In fact, you can learn from home right now! So go ahead—you can try these interesting facts about Hattiesburg, Mississippi on for size. What’s in a Nick-Name? We’re called the Hub City! If you’re wondering how we got that nickname, Read more about 7 Quick Facts About Hattiesburg, Mississippi[…]

Coming Up: HUBFEST 2020 in Downtown Hattiesburg

Coming Up: HUBFEST 2020 in Downtown Hattiesburg

A day full of fun, food, and festivities? Sign us up! It’s happening in Hattiesburg—HUBFEST 2020 in downtown Hattiesburg sets up camp on Saturday, March 28. Here’s everything you need to know to make the best of this city-wide fest! About HUBFEST The talk of southern Mississippi, HUBFEST 2020 in downtown Hattiesburg is a one-day, Read more about Coming Up: HUBFEST 2020 in Downtown Hattiesburg[…]

In the News: Coney Island Café’s Hot Dogs Break Record

In the News: Coney Island Café’s Hot Dogs Break Record

If you’ve been craving a hot dog lately, we have good news for you! One of Hattiesburg’s amazing local restaurants has just received an awesome accolade: being the longest-running hot dog seller in all of Mississippi. Coney Island Café’s hot dogs have broken a record—and they don’t break the bank. Here’s more on this mouthwatering Read more about In the News: Coney Island Café’s Hot Dogs Break Record[…]

Local Spotlight: Hub City Humane Society

Local Spotlight: Hub City Humane Society

After a long day of work, school, or even both, there’s nothing better than coming home to a pet that’s happy to see you! That’s one of the many reasons why Point O’Woods is pet-friendly! Hoping to find a sweet cat or dog to bring home? Visit Hub City Humane Society in Hattiesburg. More on Read more about Local Spotlight: Hub City Humane Society[…]