Duncan Lake extension in Hattiesburg

In the News: Duncan Lake Extension in Hattiesburg

The Duncan Lake extension in Hattiesburg is officially open to the public! Visitors can now enjoy quick access to nature in more neighborhoods and learn more about Hattiesburg’s unique sandhill ecosystem. Hidden Treasure Duncan Lake might be one of the Hub City’s best-kept secrets. This 17-acre lake is located just outside of downtown at the Read more about In the News: Duncan Lake Extension in Hattiesburg[…]

Giraffes at the Hattiesburg Zoo

In the News: Giraffes at the Hattiesburg Zoo

It’s been a busy few months for the Hattiesburg Zoo. Last year, they brought the dinosaurs back. This year, they have two new friends! Soon, you can meet the latest arrivals: the adorable giraffes at the Hattiesburg Zoo. They should step into town some time between spring and summer! More on the Giraffes Aw! When Read more about In the News: Giraffes at the Hattiesburg Zoo[…]

Hattiesburg is on Conde Nast Traveler's Best Day Trips List

In the News: Hattiesburg is on Conde Nast Traveler’s Best Day Trips List

We haven’t exactly had the jet setting summer we may have dreamed of earlier this year. And unfortunately, it looks like we may be spending at least a few more weeks inside too. Still, there’s a reason to rejoice: the fact that Hattiesburg is on Conde Nast Traveler’s Best Day Trips List. That means that Read more about In the News: Hattiesburg is on Conde Nast Traveler’s Best Day Trips List[…]

Sloths at the Hattiesburg Zoo

In the News: Sloths at the Hattiesburg Zoo

In the mood for a trip to the zoo? While that’s not doable at the moment, part of the zoo can come to you! You can tune into the sloths at the Hattiesburg Zoo via live cam, which are now receiving quite the round of attention. Good thing they’re just camera slow, rather than shy! Read more about In the News: Sloths at the Hattiesburg Zoo[…]

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[…]

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[…]