Gym memberships on the rise around New Year’s

With the New Year’s just around the corner, many resolutions include joining a local gym. Planet Fitness is opened about two weeks ago in Hattiesburg and is just one of the gyms in the area where one can sign up and get involved in a starter program. "Well in the health and fitness industry, New Year’s is like our Black Friday,” said Andrew Zornes, general manager of Planet Fitness in Hattiesburg. “That’s when we expect to see the big crowds and we alway…