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A city of southeast Mississippi southeast of Jackson on the Leaf River. It developed as a lumbering center in a longleaf pine region.


(ˈhæt izˌbɜrg)

a city in SE Mississippi. 40,865.
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Noun1.Hattiesburg - a town in southeast Mississippi
Magnolia State, Mississippi, MS - a state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War
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Philip Rogers, a nephrologist with Hattiesburg Clinic, who dedicated 32 years of his life to serving the people of South Mississippi as a physician, mentor and humanitarian.
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That was announced at Tuesday's Hattiesburg City Council meeting, when council members unanimously approved two deals regarding management at the lagoons.
The Hattiesburg American reports Southern Transportation Commissioner Tom King presented the check to PRCC President William Lewis at the Woodall Advanced Technology Center in Hattiesburg.
The Hattiesburg office expands MSC's ability to offer local support services to its growing base of clients in the region.
And there were indications last week that the Hattiesburg store might not be long for this world.
Cleanup in New Orleans has been moving at a slower pace, with only approximately 46 percent of debris removal complete in the city nearly nine months after the storm, according to a report in the Hattiesburg American (Hattiesburg, Miss.
She moved to Hattiesburg, Mississippi, in 1967, and founded the Hattiesburg Music Teachers League (HMTL) in 1972.
That was the idea behind a docudrama, co-written by NEA Executive Committee member and Hattiesburg High School drama teacher Michael Marks, about the Category 5 storm that devastated the Gulf Coast last summer.
Two days after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast, Kathy Garner stood in a Hattiesburg, Miss.
LANCASTER - The good news JetHawks outfielder Jeff Cook had been hoping for finally came when he arrived at the ballpark on Tuesday when a Lancaster staffer told him his parents were safe after Hurricane Katrina hit his hometown of Hattiesburg, Miss.