The City’s Halloween DATE has been changed to Friday, October 30 from 4-6 p.m. due to Saturday’s severe weather forecast which is expected to produce 1-2 inches of rain.

Volunteers Needed!

Thursday, 29 October 2015 by

The Hattiesburg community is invited to attend the City of Hattiesburg Fire Department’s (HFD) annual awards and promotional ceremony on Thursday, October 29 at 6:30 p.m. at the Police and Fire Training Academy. The Academy is situated on 53 Academy Drive # 1. HFD is promoting one (1) Lieutenant and (2) Engineers.  Charles Ben Thompson

In January 2016, partners of the City of Hattiesburg Mayor’s Financial Education Initiative will operate tax sites in Forrest, Lamar, Marion, and Jones Counties.  Sites will be operated by AARP Tax-Aide, PRVO, Inc. and Christian Services, Inc. Tax preparation and electronic filing services will be offered.  This is a free service provided to seniors and

Costume Party – October 31

Wednesday, 14 October 2015 by

Register online at or at the Lt. Ben McNair Recreation Center 300 North 12th Avenue October 10, 17, 24, & 31 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Registration Fee: $45.00 per child (No personal checks) Divisions: Rookies PreK-K (co-ed), Junior 1st-2nd grade (co-ed) Intermediate 3rd – 4th grade (co-ed), Varsity 5th – 6th grade, (Boys