It’s likely that the departure of Thad Cochran from the U.S. Senate is going to generate more news about the political jockeying to replace him than the service he gave to Mississippi over nearly half a century in Washington.
The Petal Board of Aldermen wasted no time taking care of business during Tuesday night’s meeting.
The board approved an emergency resolution authorizing Mayor Hal Marx to approve a work order for road work at Hillcrest and East Central.
Petal-area residents will soon have a chance to enjoy Cajun food and fun while benefiting the Friendly City’s teachers and students, courtesy of the Petal School District Education Foundation’s 12th annual “Laughter and Lagniappe” Crawfish Boil.
Hattiesburg Public School District (HPSD) officials, including school administrators and its board of trustees, are seeking public funding, possibly through a bond issue referendum, to pay for facility infrastructure needs it has identified and shared information about through a series of recent community meetings.