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  1. Apr. 21 forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... General Jim Hood filed suit Tuesday against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company in the Circuit Court of Hinds County. Petal Police Department Detectives are looking for a black female wanted in connection of several counts of credit card fraud. ...

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  2. Petal police offer reward for information on credit card fraud suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Petal Police Department Detectives are looking for a black female wanted in connection to several counts of credit card fraud. The black female was reported using a credit card at several local businesses located in Petal, MS.

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  3. The February 10 tornado special is set to air April 27 at 8 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Weather Channel is set to air a special on the February 10 tornado that swept through Hattiesburg and Petal on April 27 at 8 p.m. The special titled "Tornado Alley, real-time Hattiesburg, MS" will feature the EF-4 tornado that moved through Lamar, Forrest, and part of Perry County. Show producers have warned that show times may be preempted in case the Weather Channel has to cover severe weather during scheduled air times.

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  4. Dancers take part in the annual Petal-Southern Miss Pow Wow Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The 13th Petal-Southern Miss Pow Wow is featuring dancing, arts and crafts and other aspects of traditional American-Indian life. This year, because of the threat of bad weather, the event was moved indoors to the Petal Middle School gymnasium.

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  5. Petal man charged with aggravated domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    "The boyfriend was keeping the victim at his residence, where the suspects dad also lives, he noticed bruises on the victim and called her parents, her parents then picked her up and took her to the police station," said Petal Investigator Ken Bullock. "Besides allegedly hitting her, burning her with a cigarette, and kicking here, Brady allegedly put his hands around her neck to choke her," said Bullock.

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  6. Petal-Southern Miss Pow Wow featuring many activities indoors this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The threat of bad weather this weekend has prompted organizers of an annual showcase of Southeastern Native-American traditions and culture in Petal to move most activities indoors this year. The Petal-Southern Miss Pow Wow will take place as planned Apr. 16-19, but, because of the likelihood of steady rain, much of it will happen inside the Petal Middle School gymnasium.

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  7. Petal-Southern Miss Pow Wow scheduling many activities indoors this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The threat of bad weather this weekend has prompted organizers of an annual showcase of Southeastern Native-American traditions and culture in Petal to move most activities indoors this year. The Petal-Southern Miss Pow Wow will take place as planned Apr. 16-19, but, because of the likelihood of steady rain, much of it will happen inside the Petal Middle School gymnasium.

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  8. FestivalSouth: Art, music, theater, dance, food and funRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... entry fees benefiting Make-A-Wish Foundation. The festival will expand beyond Hattiesburg for the first time, with the Petal Performing Arts Center hosting "Encore: Lincoln County - A Night of Classic Country Music," June 15. The event, sponsored by ...

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  9. Last minute tax tips for deadline dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... been filed, and those people who haven't filed could face penalties. Cynthia Holland with Holland's Tax Services in Petal said the penalties can quickly add up after the deadline. "It's a five percent penalty of whatever taxes you owe, and that can ...

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  10. News Director Nick Ortego posing with his date before prom. Photo Source WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Vicksburg tornado on Dec. 5, 1952. "We all need to come together to... Takes place April 17th-19th at Hinton Park in Petal (formerly known as Relay Park; located behind the civic center). E-mail Tammy.Greer@usm.edu for more details. Takes place ...

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  11. Petal Primary hosts interactive event for autism awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Students at Petal Primary School are learning more about autism and how to respect and help fellow students who are autistic. Wednesday, second graders watched a video and participated in an interactive display as part of autism awareness week at the school.

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  12. Wedding: Chelsea Pierce & Michael BradenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Hattiesburg American

    Petal, MS announce the engagement of their daughter, Chelsea Marie, to Michael Thomas McKinney Braden, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Braden of Birmingham, Alabama. Wedding ...

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  13. Wedding: Audrilise Travis & Kelvin RogersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Hattiesburg American

    Petal Ms announce the engagement of their daughter Audrilise Travis, to Kelvin Rogers, son of Mr. and Mrs. Elijah Rogers Jr. of Silver Creek, MS. Wedding vows will be exchanged at 3pm May 2nd 2015 at The Venue of the Bakery Building in Hattiesburg, Ms. A Reception will follow at The Venue of the Bakery Building in Hattiesburg, Ms. Miss Adurilise is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. (Late) R.C and Anna Travis of Petal, Ms and Mr. and Mrs. Henry T (Annie Mae Bolton) and the (Late) Elise Bolton of Beaumont, Ms. Mr. Kelvin Rogers is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Elijah and (Late) Beatrice Rogers of Ellisville, Ms and the late Mr. and Mrs. Elijah and Jenny Lee Barnes of Silver Creek, Ms. Miss Audrilise is a graduate of Perry Central High School and Pearl River Community College in Hattiesburg, Ms. She is employed as a nurse at Hattiesburg Health and Rehab in Hattiesburg, Ms. Mr. Kelvin is a graduate of Lawrence County High School and Co-lin Community College. The Groom is employed with Joe Miles and Son in Silver Creek, Ms. The couple is registered at Walmart, Target and Bed Bath and Beyond.

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  14. Crusaders finish off sweep of Martin Methodist on Military Appreciation DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Over 50 current and former military service members took part in the ceremonies. In game one Larson Barkurn (SO/Petal, Miss.) was solid on the hill as the Crusaders (24-19, 15-9 SSAC ) defeated the RedHawks (21-14, 10-11 SSAC ), 7-3. The sophomore ...

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  15. BRADFORD v. FULLERRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | FindLaw

    ... City around the time the child was born. In mid-July 2012, the parties and the child moved from Alexander City to Petal, Mississippi, for the father to attend college and also to work for the child's paternal grandfather. The parties and the child ...

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  16. Pine Belt students to be featured in Shrek musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to studio officials, the production will feature 113 elementary and middle school-aged performers from Hattiesburg, Petal, Oak Grove, Purvis and Sumrall. "I'm so proud how our students are bringing these characters to life," Shows said. "The ...

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  17. Petal park receives generous donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Leaf River Cellulose, a subsidiary of GP Cellulose, donated $10,000 to the Petal Chamber of Commerce to help the city complete construction of the new park. City officials announced the opening of the Petal River Park March 28. It sits on 70 acres of land on the bank of the Leaf River off of Highway 11. The park was built to provide residents with a sustainable system of trails that support multi-use, non-motorized recreational activities including walking, hiking and biking in a natural and protected environment.

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  18. Have you seen this waving man?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Chances are, if you live or commute in Hattiesburg or Petal, you have seen or heard Billy Ray Brier in traffic. Riding his Harley, while wearing bright clothes and gloves, he waves constantly as he travels to and from work every day.

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  19. Hattiesburg man charged with rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Rawl Springs area of Forrest County.The case and aspects of the allegatio... Animal Medical Center of Hattiesburg and Petal Animal Clinic announced the ground breaking ceremony for its new location of The Petal Animal Clinic. Animal Medical Center ...

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  20. Petal announces ground breaking for new animal clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Animal Medical Center of Hattiesburg and Petal Animal Clinic announced the ground breaking ceremony for its new location of The Petal Animal Clinic. The new Petal Animal Clinic will incorporate many of the features of its sister facility, Animal Medical Center/Animal ER such as Love at First site Adoption center, Happy Paws doggie day care and expanded boarding facilities.

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