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city (1990 pop. 41,882), seat of Forrest co., SE Miss., on the Leaf River; inc. 1884. It is the rail, trade, and industrial center of a farm and timber area. Once a great lumbering city, Hattiesburg now produces sand and gravel, steel, lumber, industrial machinery, signs, resins, furniture, apparel, rubber, food and beverages, and chemicals. It is the seat of the Univ. of Southern Mississippi and of William Carey College. De Soto National Forest is in the area.
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Black top by BCBG, $106; McB's, Newpointe Shopping Center, Hattiesburg, 601,450.
Forrest General Hospital's selection of Misys Connect for initial use with neonatal patients seen at Hattiesburg Clinic, including outlying rural clinics, is just the latest phase in the companies' ongoing relationship.
For more information about the new Hattiesburg office of MSC please call (205) 444-0071 or visit www.
In addition to Hattiesburg and Laurel, Comcast and Verizon Wireless are expanding the offer to several cities across Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, South Carolina and Tennessee today.
Now that the shopping is done, or if you are just ready for a break, take a look at the wide variety of great restaurants Hattiesburg has to offer.
At 10:00 AM on December 13th Hattiesburg Hooters will host a ribbon cutting celebration with the Chamber of Commerce and will be donating all the toys collected over the weekend to the Toys for Tots organization.
Hattiesburg is about 50 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico, where the deadly storm gathered momentum before bearing down on the coastal regions of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.
Not only has the merger between biology and computer science allowed the two friends from Hattiesburg to work together again, it's also what makes biological open-source collaboration possible.
Stion made the first commercial shipment from its 100 megawatt production line in Hattiesburg this March.
Having the pageant in Hattiesburg allows our city to spotlight the importance of promoting state tourism and economic development," says Susan Slaughter, president of the Miss Hospitality board of directors.
Hattiesburg Area Coverage Enhancements (Forrest & Lamar Counties) 15 cell sites added --North of Hattiesburg near Monroe Road and French Haralson Road.
But one thing greater Hattiesburg really needs, say Sunbeam officials, is a world-class toolmaking shop.