Mississippi Highway 198

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Mississippi Highway 198 is a segmented state highway, maintained by the Mississippi Department of Transportation. The highway consists of six segments of older alignments of US 98 in, going eastward, Tylertown, Columbia, Hattiesburg, Beaumont, McLain, and Lucedale.

In Hattiesburg

From 1955 to 1986, US 98 in Hattiesburg ran concurrently with two other major arteries, US 49 to Hardy Street and then west on Hardy Street to the Forrest-Lamar County line. However, only the Hardy Street portion was redesignated MS 198 in 1986.