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  1. Perry Co. arrest warrant leads to over $20,000 in stolen propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    An arrest warrant for a convicted felon in Perry County led to a multi-jurisdictional seizure of more than $20,000 in stolen property. Members of the Perry County Sheriff's Department, Petal Police Department, Metro Narcotics and New Augusta Police Department assisted in the warrant.

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  2. HPSD takes action after child dropped off at wrong bus stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... at the Forrest County campus Thursday for the 10th annual observance of Black History Month. Speaker for the event was Petal Students, faculty and administrators at Pearl River Community College gathered at the Forrest County campus Thursday for the ...

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... at the Forrest County campus Thursday for the 10th annual observance of Black History Month. Speaker for the event was Petal Students, faculty and administrators at Pearl River Community College gathered at the Forrest County campus Thursday for the ...

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  4. PRCC hosts 10th annual Black History Month ObservanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Students, faculty and administrators at Pearl River Community College gathered at the Forrest County campus Thursday for the 10th annual observance of Black History Month. Speaker for the event was Petal Students, faculty and administrators at Pearl River Community College gathered at the Forrest County campus Thursday for the 10th annual observance of Black History Month.

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  5. Pine Belt schools early dismissal listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... School will release one hour earlier than normal. Purvis, Sumrall and Baxterville will follow normal release times. Petal School School District - The district will release early today due to the threat of severe weather. Grades K-6 will release at ...

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  6. Autopsy still pending in Petal death investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Forrest County Deputy Coroner Lisa Klem, the cause and manner of death of a Petal man is now pending the complete autopsy and toxicology report from the state crime lab. "The preliminary autopsy just did not give us enough to go off of in the investigation and we need the full autopsy and tox report to finalize it," Petal Police Detective Sammy Ray said.

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  7. Hattiesburg kicks off Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... from." Forrest County residents who qualify can get their taxes done for free at several locations in Hattiesburg and Petal.

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  8. Man found dead Sunday in Petal identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Mississippi Press

    Petal police Detective Sammy Ray tells The Hattiesburg American police are continuing a death investigation after Gann's body was found Sunday near Magnolia Lane.

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  9. Fire burns through a home in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... next step after Todd Monken announced his move to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. A body of a 22 year old male was found in Petal last night, and authorities are treating the case as an active death investigation. A body of a 22 year old male was found in ...

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  10. Hattiesburg mayor begins free tax preps for income tax seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... children earning more than $3,000. A qualifying child must be under age 17. A body of a 22 year old male was found in Petal last night, and authorities are treating the case as an active death investigation. A body of a 22 year old male was found in ...

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  11. Vicksburg PD says two people shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... next step after Todd Monken announced his move to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. A body of a 22 year old male was found in Petal last night, and authorities are treating the case as an active death investigation. A body of a 22 year old male was found in ...

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  12. Monken releases emotional statement about leaving Southern MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... next move, click here. Copyright WDAM 2016. All rights reserved. A body of a 22 year old male was found in Petal last night, and authorities are treating the case as an active death investigation. A body of a 22 year old male was found in Petal last ...

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  13. Video, Graphic Images: Deer crashes into gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PETAL, MS - WARNING: IMAGES IN THE SLIDESHOW ARE GRAPHIC. VIEW AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION Around 9:00 a.m. a deer crashed into a Dandy Dan's gas station on Highway 11 in Petal, giving customers and employees quite a scare.

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  14. Mississippi Power volunteers give back to Pine Belt on MLK DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... volunteered at Christian Services to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and give back to the community. The City of Petal's Black History Month program takes place February 6 at 6 p.m. at the civic center, located at 712A South Main Street. The ...

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  15. 2017 hoops prospect Tirus Smith commits to Ole MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Red Cup Rebellion

    ... Tirus Smith verbally committed to Ole Miss via his Twitter account this morning. The 6'8, 180-pound small forward from Petal, Miss. is an athletic wing player who currently only has offers from Alcorn State, New Orleans, Ole Miss and South Alabama. ...

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  16. More Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The City of Petal's Black History Month program takes place February 6 at 6 p.m. at the civic center, located at 712A South Main Street. The program will feature two local choirs.

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  17. Deputies search for a fleeing suspect in Forrest County.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... into custody immediately following the traffic stop, and Rooker fled into a wooded area on foot. After assistance from Petal Police and the Mississippi Highway Patrol, Rooker was taken into custody.

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  18. Manhunt underway in Forrest CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Petal police officers are assisting Forrest County deputies in a search for a suspect who fled from a traffic stop. One suspect was taken into custody, and another fled into a wooded area near the overpass of Highway 11 and the Evelyn Gandy Parkway.

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  19. City of Petal Black History Month Program free to the public.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The City of Petal is having its annual Black History Month Program on February 6th, 2016 at 6:00 PM at the Petal Civic Center. We will have Mt.

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  20. Petal sees drop in violent crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Petal was named one of the safest cities in Mississippi in 2014, and with recent crime stats showing another drop in violent crime, they may soon snag that award once again. "In 2014 we had 104 total crimes that are classified as either a violent crime or a robbery or burglary, in 2015 we only had 65, that's a 37.5 percent decrease," Petal Mayor Hal Marx said.

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