CITY OF HATTIESBURG NEWS

Hattiesburg Mayor to Hold 9/11 Day of Service Event Making Home Repairs for Navy Veteran

Hattiesburg Mayor to Hold 9/11 Day of Service Event Making Home Repairs for Navy Veteran

Hattiesburg, MS – On Tuesday, September 11, Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker will recognize a National Day of Service at a ceremony revealing home repairs provided to city resident Paul Carpenter through the collaboration and coordination of Purple Heart Homes, a national initiative. The ceremony will take place at 1 p.m. at Carpenter’s home (1202 Ida Avenue). Inspired by the military service...

City of Hattiesburg Sees Financial Impact for Infrastructure from 2018 Special Legislative Session

City of Hattiesburg Sees Financial Impact for Infrastructure from 2018 Special Legislative Session

Hattiesburg, Mississippi — On Friday morning, Mayor Toby Barker was joined by Senator Billy Hudson, Senator Juan Barnett, Representative Percy Watson, Representative Chris Johnson and Representative Missy McGee to announce the 2018 special legislative session’s impact on the City of Hattiesburg. “The 2018 special legislative session will be remembered as one of the most consequential in modern times,” said Barker. “It will...