Things to Do: Mississippi Raiders Arena Football

Things to Do: Mississippi Raiders Arena Football

Football fans missing the thrill of game time are in luck. Mississippi Raiders arena football kicks off the season’s first game at the home arena, Forrest County Multi-Purpose Center, Saturday, March 20th. Get tickets now! No need to make a snap decision when it comes to cheering on the home team! Order your tickets ahead Read more about Things to Do: Mississippi Raiders Arena Football[…]

Coming Up: Hattiesburg Half Marathon 2021

Coming Up: Hattiesburg Half Marathon 2021

Dust off your running shoes and lace up! The 10th Annual Hattiesburg Half Marathon 2021 is scheduled for Saturday, April 10th. What to Expect Run through the heart of Hattiesburg along a route voted Mississippi’s Best Half Marathon 2019 by RaceRaves. This premier running event is a fundraiser for the Pinebelt Foundation and benefits participating Read more about Coming Up: Hattiesburg Half Marathon 2021[…]

In the News: Two New Historic Landmarks in Hattiesburg

In the News: Two New Historic Landmarks in Hattiesburg

The Hattiesburg Historic Conservation Commission forges a future by protecting the past and ensuring the historically significant places, people and their stories continue to teach valuable life lessons. This is one reason why the commission is pleased with the recent addition of two new historic landmarks in Hattiesburg. The Smith Drug Company According to an Read more about In the News: Two New Historic Landmarks in Hattiesburg[…]

On Campus: USM’s Highest Enrollment in Six Years

On Campus: USM’s Highest Enrollment in Six Years

Classes at The University of Southern Mississippi filled up fast! In fact, in fall 2020, so many students signed up that they led to USM’s highest enrollment in six years. So, if you see a bunch of new faces in class—or on your Zoom lessons—say hello to latest class to cheer on the Golden Eagles. Read more about On Campus: USM’s Highest Enrollment in Six Years[…]

In the News: Hattiesburg is Mississippi’s Most Educated City

In the News: Hattiesburg is Mississippi’s Most Educated City

We don’t mean to brag, but it’s true: Hattiesburg is Mississippi’s most educated city. That’s right—you’re living among fellow brainiacs. Now, you can educate yourself even further by learning why we’ve earned this special distinction. Who determined the most educated city in Mississippi? Ever heard of Insurify? This company makes its living helping people figure Read more about In the News: Hattiesburg is Mississippi’s Most Educated City[…]

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[…]