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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.
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(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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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 7, 2019-: Hattiesburg Primary Care Clinic Offers Unlimited Healthcare At Low Monthly Cost
Chase Blankenship has been promoted to Forrest/Lamar County market president for The First, A National Banking Association located in Hattiesburg. Blankenship formerly served as Senior Vice President, Commercial Lender for The First in Hattiesburg.
The Hattiesburg Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K are being presented by the Pinebelt Foundation April 6 as a single event raising funds for 14 local nonprofit charities.
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Rabbi Arthur Lelyveld, fresh off the bus from Ohio, was going door to door in Hattiesburg, Mississppi, trying to register black voters.
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.
Greene County will join the Pine Belt Solid Waste Authority, stabilizing rates for other producers, such as Hattiesburg, with its addition.
Messerschmidt Safety Consultants (MSC), a provider of traffic safety and forensic analysis based in Birmingham, Ala., announced today it opened an office in Hattiesburg, Miss., to serve the growing demand for MSC's accident reconstruction and forensic analysis services.
Freeman-Moore Mazda of Hattiesburg, Miss., which Freeman owns with former Little Rock accountant Vance Moore, closed its Tennessee stores in Memphis and Jackson earlier this month.
Most of the damaged buildings on the Hattiesburg campus have been repaired, and we are back to normal.