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[…]

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.[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]

New Year's Eve in Downtown Hattiesburg

Looking Forward to 2020: Spend New Year’s Eve in Downtown Hattiesburg

We’re less than a month away from 2020! Right now, we’re smack-dab in the busiest time of year too! That means that while many of us have plans for December holidays, we still haven’t decided exactly how we’re going to ring in a brand-new decade. If you’re searching for a way to start 2020 off Read more about Looking Forward to 2020: Spend New Year’s Eve in Downtown Hattiesburg[…]