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Downtown Hattiesburg is considered the heartbeat of the Hattiesburg community due to its rich history, creative vibe, historic architecture, and charming atmosphere. 


“We have variety of galleries and eateries, a thriving live music scene, and ever growing craft beer industry and a vast and varied community of artists, drawn here by the universities,” said Andrea Saffle, executive director of the Hattiesburg Historic Downtown Association. 


Founded in 1884 by Capt. William Hardy, Hattiesburg was initially founded as a railroad junction in South Mississippi. Initially known for “trains and timber,” Hattiesburg quickly emerged as a moving and vibrant “Hub City” for the…
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