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The congregation of Petal First Baptist Church will uninsured adults in the Pine Belt by offering their second free dental clinic.
Mayor Hal Marx and the Petal Board of Aldermen have approved an ordinance changing a zoning ordinance classifying property located on Byrd Boulevard as C-2, or general commercial district, to R-4, which means high density residential.
Faculty, staff and students in Petal School District have been pinching pennies lately as a way to pay it forward to other districts affected by hurricanes.
After Petal was hit by a tornado in January, numerous school districts reached out to Petal School District to offer assistance.
At the end of one’s high school career, he or she will receive a diploma as proof of the academic effort and hard work needed to graduate.
Many high school students purchase other tokens to commemorate their time spent at their respective schools and extracurricular activities that added to the experience.
Cooling off in the summer with a cold drink is a must. Neil Langford, a kindergartener at Petal Primary School, capitalized on that last week with a Koolaid stand he set up in the parking lot of his parents’ business in Petal.
Petal High School students are making it possible for faculty, staff and students to get their caffeine fix at the start of the day.
A few Petal residents living along South George Street turned out to a regular meeting of the city Board of Aldermen on Tuesday with concerns about a fence built by the city, which blocks their view of Hinton Park.
According to Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) ACT results, the 2017 graduating class made gains in overall score on the spring test administration, where juniors showed a decline.