Several inducted into William Carey Sports Hall of Fame

William Carey University's Sports Hall of Fame gained several new members Saturday night

  Powerball $625 million jackpot numbers drawn

It is also the seventh largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history.
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Spaceflight activates herpes virus in astronauts, study finds

The longer astronauts spend in space, the more likely they are to have the disease reactivated, NASA finds.


HPD searching for person of interest in credit card fraud case

'The Pink Lady’ hosts first breast cancer awareness event

  WCU defeats Science & Arts in OT, advances to first NAIA Final Four

USM’s Powell goes the distance in 11-0 victory

  Funeral services held for former HPD chief David Wynn

Former Hattiesburg Police Chief David Wynn was laid to rest Friday, one week after he died at age 64.
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  Enterprise employee admits to spiking co-workers’ drinks with LSD because they had ‘negative energy,’ police say

Charges are pending for the 19-year-old employee. His co-workers called police are they were feeling dizzy.

Second Silver Alert issued for missing Amite County woman

  First responders take strides to keep teens safe during prom season

  Habitat “Fore” Humanity hosts annual Golf Classic

  Side hustles on the rise, ride-sharing now on the list for Pine Belt

Candidate for Forrest County Sheriff reinstates campaign

Jones County man arrested on drug charges

Lawsuit claims man accused of decapitating mother bit off inmate’s nose in 2015

  Sacred Heart junior earns perfect ACT score

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  US-backed Syrian force declares victory over Islamic State

Elimination of the last IS stronghold in Baghouz marks the end of the militants' self-declared caliphate, which at its height blanketed large parts of Syria and Iraq.


  Several inducted into William Carey Sports Hall of Fame

USM’s Powell goes the distance in 11-0 victory

Southern Miss tops Old Dominion 11-0 Friday night.


Man accused of shooting the grandmother of his child in Rawls Springs

  Lamar County School District puts on career fair

  Lady Eagles advance to 2nd round of WBI

Process to move Confederate monument on Ole Miss campus started

  7 On the Road: First-Trinity Presbyterian Church

First-Trinity Presbyterian Church in Laurel was created in 1992 when First Presbyterian merged with its sister church, Trinity Presbyterian.
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  Look up: Northern lights to dip into the Midwest

The aurora borealis should be visible across the northern tier of states, dipping as far as south as Iowa in the middle of the country and Washington and Maine on the coasts.

Appeal denied for man convicted of raping, kidnapping USM student

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  7 On the Road: How Laurel got its name