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Hattiesburg police officer assaulted, suspect on the loose

Crime has dropped 19 percent in the first quarter of 2018, Hattiesburg Police Chief Anthony Parker said. That's due to efforts by the department, the city and most importantly the citizens, he said.Lici Beveridge/Hattiesburg American

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-06-18 18:21:00

Social media meetup turns into armed robbery in Hattiesburg

Crime has dropped 19 percent in the first quarter of 2018, Hattiesburg Police Chief Anthony Parker said. That's due to efforts by the department, the city and most importantly the citizens, he said.Lici Beveridge/Hattiesburg American

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-06-18 16:27:00

Authorities searching for man who wounded Hattiesburg police officer

HATTIESBURG, Miss.(WHLT) - Police need the public's assistance locating Victor Kirksey who is considered armed and dangerous.On Monday, Hattiesburg Police and the Lamar County Sheriff's Department attempted to serve a warrant on Lexington Drive.When officers approached the house Kirksey opened fire

WJTV.COM - 2018-06-18 17:46:01

Police looking for 'armed and dangerous' man who reportedly shot Hattiesburg cop

Authorities in the Pine Belt are searching for a man who reportedly shot a Hattiesburg police officer.The Hattiesburg Police Department released an alert about 12:45 p.m. Monday warning the public to be on the lookout for Victory Kirksey.WDAM-TV reportedKirksey shot an officer in the leg Monday morn

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-06-18 13:03:00

Man accused of shooting Hattiesburg police officer now in custody

Victor Kirksey, the man accused of shooting a Hattiesburg police officer Monday morning, is now in custody after an hours-long search. Kirksey was wanted on a charge of aggravated assault on a police officer.

WLOX - 2018-06-18 00:00:00

Coast vet says he was easily confused. But he was having sex with a minor, cops say.

A judge has granted a Coast veteran's request to have surgery before he pleads guilty in August to sex crimes against a 14-year-old girl in addition to allegations he filmed the girl simulating sex, court records show.A grand juryindicted Jacob Blair Scott, 41, of Moss Point, on nine counts of sexua

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-06-18 06:00:00

Sentencing set for Mississippi nurse practitioner

Susan Perry of Grand Bay, Ala., pleaded guilty Friday to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud in federal court in Hattiesburg.

WTOK-TV - 2018-06-18 17:07:00

Police catch man they say shot Mississippi officer in leg

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ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-06-18 23:17:56

Hattiesburg announces new transit line

HATTIESBURG, Miss(WHLT) - Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker and officials from the University of Southern Mississippi announced a brand new bus line today connecting USM to the rest of the City.It's called, "The Gold Line."There will be 14 stops in and around USM's campus connecting other routes in the

WJTV.COM - 2018-06-18 22:20:00

Country Girls Creamery thrives in Mississippi's failing dairy market

Despite the challenges, father-and-son owners Butch Smith and Kiahnell Smith and their respective wives, Dawn and Gloria, decided they wanted to bring dairy farming back to the community to provide fresh and nearly unadulterated products to south Mississippi.

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-06-18 15:10:00

Suspect in officer shooting in custody

HATTIESBURG, Miss (WJTV) - Victor Kirksey is in custody. Hattiesburg Police say they have arrested the man they believe responsible for the shooting of an officer this morning. The officer was in the process of serving a warrant when he was shot. Kirksey fled to nearby woods, authorities spent the a

WJTV.COM - 2018-06-18 22:43:59

New Hub City Transit route to run on Southern Miss campus

"This new route, appropriately called the Gold route, will pick up and drop off around the University of Southern Mississippi campus," he said. "Not only will it move students to and from surrounding apartment complexes to their classes, and not only will it afford students the opportunity to park t

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-06-18 20:23:00

Mississippi defensive end prospect Jaren Handy commits to Auburn

Jaren Handy, a 4-star defensive end prospect from Hattiesburg, Miss., announced his commitment to the Tigers on his Twitter account. On Saturday, another Mississippi defensive lineman, Jamond Gordon, committed to Auburn. They are the first Mississippi prep commits for Auburn since Deon Mix in the Cl

SECCOUNTRY.COM - 2018-06-18 17:48:53

Man shoots at police, flees into woods near Hattiesburg apartment complex

Crime has dropped 19 percent in the first quarter of 2018, Hattiesburg Police Chief Anthony Parker said. That's due to efforts by the department, the city and most importantly the citizens, he said.Lici Beveridge/Hattiesburg American

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN

‘Armed and dangerous’ man sought, accused of shooting officer

The officer was shot in the leg when gunfire erupted as he and other officers approached the house, the newspaper reported. The officer, whose name has not been released, was treated for his injuries at a hospital.

WAPT - 2018-06-18 19:42:00

Hundreds gathered to celebrate Juneteenth in Hattiesburg

“We have two stages of live entertainment of gospel, hip-hop and R&B and blues on this stage," said executive director and coordinator, Ray Smith. "We got a softball tournament, we have a car show and a great variety of food, arts and crafts.”

WDAM-TV

Emergency officials working accident on Hwy 49 near Brookyln

The Forrest County Sheriff's Department, MHP, AAA, and fire official units are currently on the scene assisting in the accident.

WDAM-TV

'Remaking Raiders' event to premiere in Hattiesburg Saturday

HATTIESBURG – In 1982, on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Eric Zala and his friends began filming a shot-for-shot remake of Steven Spielberg's "Raiders of the Lost Ark." They were 12 years old and took seven years to complete the film. The remake garnered the love of fans around the world (including Spi

MERIDIAN STAR

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin spotted kissing in Brooklyn

On Sunday (17.06.18), Justin shared a photo of himself bending down looking up to a group of people with Hailey's legs in shot, near the waterside.

STONE COUNTRY ENTERPRISE - 2018-06-17 18:00:00

Hattiesburg police actively looking for armed robbery suspect

Crime has dropped 19 percent in the first quarter of 2018, Hattiesburg Police Chief Anthony Parker said. That's due to efforts by the department, the city and most importantly the citizens, he said.Lici Beveridge/Hattiesburg American

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN