DeSoto National Forest

Local Spotlight: DeSoto National Forest

The United States of America is filled with beautiful rivers, mountains, beaches, and other landmarks. One of our country’s many treasures is DeSoto National Forest. It includes hundreds of thousands of acres of streams and trees, preserving some of Mississippi’s pristine wild. And for us lucky Hattiesburg residents, it’s close by too! More on DeSoto Read more about Local Spotlight: DeSoto National Forest[…]

Mississippi Musicians Day Celebration

In the News: Mississippi Musicians Day Celebration

There’s something cool about knowing that your favorite musicians call your state home. That’s one of the reasons why Hattiesburg has decided to throw a Mississippi Musicians Day Celebration. If you want to commemorate some marvelous musicians—and of course attend a live performance—then you can pencil this event into your schedule for March 7. What Read more about In the News: Mississippi Musicians Day Celebration[…]

Revelry 2020 at The University of Southern Mississippi

Coming Up: Revelry 2020 at The University of Southern Mississippi

If you’re a fan of the fine arts, then Revelry 2020 at the University of Southern Mississippi is something you won’t want to miss out on. This 13-day fine arts fest showcases the best and brightest across Southern Miss’s School of Performing and Visual Arts! Are you ready to boogie at this bonanza? What is Read more about Coming Up: Revelry 2020 at The University of Southern Mississippi[…]

the Yard Milkshake Bar

Local Spotlight: The Yard Milkshake Bar

‘Tis the season for the sweetest treats! Indulge at The Yard Milkshake Bar in Hattiesburg. This local eatery is actually famous too! In fact, people all over the country saw the owners appear on “Shark Tank.” Unlike you, though, audiences could only satiate their sweet tooth through looking at videos and pictures. Because this amazing Read more about Local Spotlight: The Yard Milkshake Bar[…]

Shop Local in Hattiesburg this Holiday Season

7 Reasons to Shop Local in Hattiesburg this Holiday Season

Black Friday and Small Business Saturday may be in the rearview mirror, but that doesn’t mean you have to stop shopping locally for the holidays. On the contrary, shopping locally carries many benefits (including for your wallet), which can lead to a healthier, stronger community. Instead of frequenting big-box stores, shop local in Hattiesburg this Read more about 7 Reasons to Shop Local in Hattiesburg this Holiday Season[…]

reasons to be thankful for life in Hattiesburg

7 Reasons to Be Thankful for Life in Hattiesburg

Around this time of year, we become increasingly aware of the things we are grateful for in life. Whether that means talking about our blessings around the Thanksgiving table or it means looking at the world in a new way, remembering the good things is important. We’re fortunate enough to live in a great town! Read more about 7 Reasons to Be Thankful for Life in Hattiesburg[…]

Hattiesburg Restaurant Week 2019

Coming Up: Hattiesburg Restaurant Week 2019

Who’s hungry? Well, good news: Hattiesburg Restaurant Week 2019 is upon us, giving you plenty of delicious options. You can even try out something new every day of the week if you want to! Want to learn more? Whet your appetite with the details of this delicious event. What is Hattiesburg Restaurant Week 2019? Hattiesburg Read more about Coming Up: Hattiesburg Restaurant Week 2019[…]

Fun Ways to Celebrate Your New Apartment

6 Fun Ways to Celebrate Your New Apartment

It’s official: you’re all moved in. The boxes are unpacked, the furniture’s all set up, and you finally can use real dishes. That means you’re all ready to start a new—and fantastic—beginning. Still looking for the perfect idea? Try out these fun ways to celebrate your new apartment. Host a movie night. There’s nothing easier—or Read more about 6 Fun Ways to Celebrate Your New Apartment[…]

Hattiesburg ranks in top 5 Mississippi Cities

Hattiesburg Ranks in the Top 5 Mississippi Cities

Mississippi is a wonderful place to live. Known for its beautiful outdoors, welcoming residents, and rich history, it’s called the hospitality state for good reason. Hattiesburg residents know just how amazing it is to live here! Well, it turns out that our great town is actually one of the best in the state. That’s right—Hattiesburg Read more about Hattiesburg Ranks in the Top 5 Mississippi Cities[…]

Fourth of July Events in Hattiesburg

5 Fourth of July Events in Hattiesburg

The Fourth of July is upon us, which means fireworks, freedom, and a plethora of festivities. Not only is the Fourth of July a yearly recognition of our freedom and independence as a nation: it’s a great time to gather together and celebrate with family, friends, and loved ones. To fully get the most out Read more about 5 Fourth of July Events in Hattiesburg[…]