$3.4 million grant for economic development in Hattiesburg

In the News: $3.4 Million Grant for Economic Development in Hattiesburg

The Hub City is keeping the wheel of progress rolling. This comes with the announcement of a $3.4 million grant for economic development in Hattiesburg. It’s an investment that’s paving the way for future businesses! In the news The Mississippi Development Authority recently awarded the $3.4 million grant for economic development in Hattiesburg to The Read more about In the News: $3.4 Million Grant for Economic Development in Hattiesburg[…]

Construction Projects at the University of Southern Mississippi

On Campus: Construction Projects at the University of Southern Mississippi

You’ve probably seen a lot of folks in hard hats around campus! Ever wonder what they keep working on? As it turns out, currently there are multiple construction projects at the University of Southern Mississippi. Here’s an overview. A pedestrian walkway Life is all about the simple things. This is one of the construction projects Read more about On Campus: Construction Projects at the University of Southern Mississippi[…]

new Corner Market stores in Hattiesburg

In the News: New Corner Market Stores in Hattiesburg

There are two new Corner Market stores in Hattiesburg offering residents more convenient grocery shopping options! The remodeling of one location and complete overhaul of the other are in the final stages. The Details Locally-based grocery store chain Roberts Company announced plans to rebrand and remodel what was previously their Sunflower grocery store into a Read more about In the News: New Corner Market Stores in Hattiesburg[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

Coney Island Café’s Hot Dogs

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[…]