MDOT dedicates memorial highway

POPLARVILLE, Miss. – It was an emotional occasion as family and friends of the late Deputy Len Rowell gathered to remember his service. On J…

Pine Belt Schools Rank Top in State

FORREST CO., Miss. – A couple of Pine Belt schools made a top ten Mississippi high schools ranking. Petal High School came in at #8 on the l…

Brad Maushart

Brad joined the WJTV News Channel 12 team as the morning meteorologist in August of 2013. You can catch him at 5am, 6am and Noon, Monday thr…

Rezoning on Friend Road: Denied

PURVIS, Miss – Residents who live on Friend Road just outside of Hattiesburg say only one speeding ticket has been given in their neighborho…

Rezoning on Friend Road: Denied

PURVIS, Miss – Residents who live on Friend Road just outside of Hattiesburg say only one speeding ticket has been given in their neighborho…

WWII Veteran receives replacement medals

LAUREL, Miss (WHLT) – A 92 year old WWII veteran served our country diligently in the Philippines and Japan, earning several medals before h…

WWII Veteran receives replacement medals

LAUREL, Miss – A 92 year old WWII veteran served our country diligently in the Philippines and Japan, earning several medals before his disc…

Hampton Named New Petal High Principal

PETAL, Miss. – The Petal School District has named Steven Hampton as the new principal at Petal High School.At a special called meeting on M…