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After making the last payment to the contractor who supervised demolition work on Mount Carmel Baptist Church in downtown Hattiesburg, the City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday to take legal action to recoup expenses on the project.
Petal Harvey Baptist Church is set to undergo some major, much welcomed construction and renovation.
The church is gearing up to renovate almost all of its existing primary facilities including the sanctuary and children’s space, and will construct additional necessary facilities for youth and seniors.
Southern Strings Dulcimers is gearing up to host the 11th annual Southern Strings Dulcimer Festival at Calvary Baptist Church in Petal. The three-day event is set to kick off on Thursday Feb. 15, with a broad list of exciting activities on the docket for the following Friday and Saturday.
The City of Petal Board of Aldermen voted to donate $2,500 to the Gold Star Family Monument at Camp Shelby at a regular meeting of the board on Tuesday. Gold Star Families is an organization that consists of the families of United States military members who died in service.
Petal Firefighter Lee Gilliland was named Firefighter of the Year at the Petal Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet in January.
The story of how he came to initially join the fire service is certainly an interesting one. According to Gilliland, he never considered becoming a firefighter when he was growing up.
The Health Science II class at the Lamar County Center for Technical Education in Purvis learns about the different fields of healthcare that available for careers.
To emphasize the point, the Rescue 7 Flight Care helicopter based at Bobby L. Chain Airport in Hattiesburg made the five-minute flight to LCCTE Monday morning.