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Man struck by train in Hattiesburg

A pedestrian was struck by a train in Hattiesburg early Thursday morning, according to police. Hattiesburg Police Department responded to a call at about 7 a.m. at the corner of James Street in Milton Barnes Avenue that a male pedestrian had been struck by a train. According to the Hattiesburg Poli

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-16 15:54:12

Hattiesburg police searching for credit card fraud suspects

Hattiesburg police searching for credit card fraud suspectsHattiesburg police searching for credit card fraud suspects Updated: Thursday, November 16 2017 3:31 PM EST2017-11-16 20:31:39 GMT Hattiesburg police need help locating two credit card fraud suspects. The two suspects are both women and alle

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-16 20:31:39

Power restored in Vancleave - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

The Laurel School District is one step closer to having a new superintendent.Laurel School District one step closer to having new superintendentLaurel School District one step closer to having new superintendent Updated: Thursday, November 16 2017 10:42 PM EST2017-11-17 03:42:26 GMT The Laurel Schoo

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-17 04:01:39

Traffic Troubles: Your take on the busiest Hattiesburg intersections

There's no denying Hattiesburg has some of the busiest intersections, and Hattiesburg Police said the roads will only get more crowded with the holidays. I tracked accidents around Forrest and Lamar Counties for about three weeks through Mississippi Department of Transportation alerts. Those alerts

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-16 23:14:37

Salvation Army hosts Hattiesburg Angel Tree

You can now help make one child's holiday a little more special the next time you make a trip to Turtle Creek Mall. Salvation Army Hattiesburg kicked off it's annual Angel Tree Program at the mall on Friday. The Sacred Heart Preschool Choir was there to ring, or should we say sing, in the annual tr

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-17 22:16:33

2 women charged with kidnapping, sexual battery in case involving Hattiesburg teen

Editor's note: The Hattiesburg American does not usually identify the victims of alleged sex crimes. The victim's name had previously been reported as part of a missing persons case before any alleged sex crimes were known. Two women have been arrested in connection to a missing Hattiesburg 13-year-


JPD on scene where body found - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Hodge says $5.2 million not enough to run Sheriff's Dept.Hodge says $5.2 million not enough to run Sheriff's Dept. Hodge says $5.2 million not enough to run Sheriff's Dept.Hodge says $5.2 million not enough to run Sheriff's Dept. Updated: Wednesday, November 15 2017 8:30 PM EST2017-11-16 01:30:43 GM

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-16 01:49:58

"You caused this dilemma, own up to it": Hattiesburg woman in retirement fund fight with school district

Frankie Lee "retired" from Pearl River Community College this summer, but she has yet to receive a retirement check from the state system. Lee said that's due to a mistake the Hattiesburg Public School District made over a decade ago. Lee spent the last twelve years as a Student Service Specialist a

WDAM-TV - 2017-11-15 23:46:24

Police: Woman sitting in car robbed by man with gun in Frederick

A man used a gun to rob a woman who was sitting in her vehicle in Frederick late Thursday, police said. The woman, who was not identified by police, was sitting in her vehicle in the 1400 block of Key Parkway at about 10 p.m. when the man approached the vehicle and displayed a gun, according to a pr

FREDERICK NEWS-POST - 2017-11-17 14:00:00

Police seek information on missing Frederick man

The Frederick Police Department is asking the public for help in locating Frederick resident Calvin Bullers. Bullers, 37, was last seen in near the Econo Lodge on Francis Scott Key Drive in Frederick around noon on Monday, according to a Frederick Police Department press release. Bullers was reporte


Frederick Strong fundraiser falls short of $40,000 goal

A joint fundraiser for two Frederick family service agencies fell short of its goal despite extending the length of the campaign. The Frederick Strong: 72 Hours of Caring for Marriage and Families campaign raised $30,794 as of Oct. 31, according to Chris Bugher, executive director of the Marriage Re


Hagerstown Police make arrests in connection to prostitution ring

HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Hagerstown Police have arrested six people involved in an alleged prostitution and sex trafficking ring. Police said they've arrested Arthur Hamlet, Jr., of Hagerstown, Roy Garrett, Jr., of Strasburg, David Garey, of Boonsboro, Samuel Smith, Jr., of Smithsburg, Jampsey Campbell, J

LOCALDVM.COM - 2017-11-16 23:36:14

No one injured when pickup strikes pole, fire hydrant on Jefferson Boulevard

No one was injured when a pickup truck struck a pole and a fire hydrant Thursday morning on Jefferson Boulevard near Trovinger Mill Road, Maryland State Police said. Benjamin Tuker Walzl, 27, of Smithsburg was heading west in a Ford F-250 when the pickup veered into the eastbound lanes and left the

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-17 22:25:00

Religion: Speakers and topics

Beaver Creek Christian Church, the Rev. Mark Curran will preach at the 9:30 a.m. service Sunday on "The Gift of Responsibility." Lay leader will be Sandy Curran. Sunday school follows fellowship. Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren, Pastor Rachel Black will lead the 10 a.m. service Sunday. The topic

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-17 20:46:00

Howard School Board scales-back elementary redistricting, eliminates high school moves

After nine months of deliberating redistricting strategies for Howard County schools, the School Board decided Thursday to significantly scale back redistricting at the elementary and middle school levels and halt high school redistricting in preparation for planned school construction, expected to

BALTIMORE SUN - 2017-11-17 11:00:00

FCC students win marketing design competition

Graphic design students at Frederick Community College won the annual "MockUp: Student Design Challenge," which gives students real-world design experience. The five-member team worked with Blessings in a Backpack in Frederick to organize marketing materials for the nonprofit and create new presenta

FREDERICK NEWS-POST - 2017-11-16 04:30:00

Jupiter driver in crash that killed two paramedics gets new court date

The driver prosecutors was was drunk when he caused the June crash that killed two paramedics appeared briefly in court Friday was a judge reset a hearing in his case to January. Genaro De la Cruz Ajqui, 39, of Jupiter, is now at the Palm Beach County jail on DUI manslaughter, vehicular homicide and

PALM BEACH INTERACTIVE - 2017-11-17 21:48:53

NEW: Jupiter police respond to shots fired call off Indiantown Road

Jupiter police responded to a shots fired call at about 4 a.m. Thursday a half mile from where three people were shot and killed in February. No one was injured in Thursday's reported gunfire on Cherokee Street just south of West Indiantown Road. It was not immediately known whether authorities reco

PALM BEACH INTERACTIVE - 2017-11-16 11:45:29

Town of Jupiter picks new manager

From about 50 candidates, down to one. The town of Jupiter has picked out its next manager. The Jupiter town council voted unanimously to negotiate a salary and benefit package with Matt Benoit. Benoit is currently the city manager of Huntsville, Texas. If an agreement is reached, the council wil

WFLX.COM - 2017-11-17 05:32:05

Police investigating shots fired along Cherokee Street in Jupiter

Police say no one was injured Updated: 6:22 AM EST Nov 16, 2017 Police say no one was injured Police are investigating "shots fired" along Cherokee Street in Jupiter. Officers say they were called around 4 am. No one was injured. Police cruisers and a crime scene van lined the quiet street for mos

WPBF NEWS 25 - 2017-11-16 11:22:00