The City of Petal and the Petal School District have teamed up to make meals a littler cheaper for senior citizens in the Friendly City.
Organizers for the inaugural Coca-Cola Star Spangled Celebration on the River weren’t quite sure what kind of turnout to expect for the event’s first year.
As it turns out, the food, fun and fireworks brought participants in droves, and the celebration was a bigger success than anyone could have imagined.
Back in January, Myla Cox outshined seven other Petal High School juniors to earn the title of Distinguished Young Woman of Petal, the first step on her way to winning college scholarships and a spot in DYW’s Life Skills program.
After spending 22 years in the Army and 20 years with the City of Petal, Tom Hardges Jr. has a pretty good feeling of the differences he’s made within his local community and the military.
A vision 10 years in the making from Hub City author and restaurateur Robert St. John is about to become a reality in midtown Hattiesburg.
The 40 Excel By 5 communities across Mississippi have joined together to designate the week of July 22-28 as “Mississippi EXCELebrates Readiness By Reading,” giving early childhood -centered communities an opportunity to celebrate the importance of reading to young children.
A few years ago, Petal First Baptist Church partnered with Petal Primary School to help provide food backpacks to children.