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Petal protest day 2: Rally continues as hundreds call for mayor's resignation

Protesters at Petal City Hall on Saturday to continued a rally calling for Mayor Hal Marx to resign after his comments about George Floyd's death.

 

WATCH: Embattled Mayor Hal Marx gives statement on protests, calls for resignation

Petal Mayor Hal Marx discusses protests at City Hall and calls for his resignation in Petal, Mississippi, Saturday May 30, 2020.

 

EXCLUSIVE: Full interview with Mayor Hal Marx

Mayor Hal Marx gave a statement to the Hattiesburg American and an interview regarding the calls for his resignation over George Floyd death comments.

 

EXCLUSIVE: Mississippi Mayor Hal Marx speaks out about protests, calls for resignation

Petal Mayor Hal Marx addresses his comments on the death of George Floyd, protests, threats in an exclusive interview.

 

'Sesame Street' donates distance learning kits to Jackson parents, students

The distance learning kits are particularly valuable for younger students without access to internet.

 

'Ecstatic' youngsters flock to Southaven for a weekend of baseball

Dozens of youth baseball teams from at least eight states are scheduled to convene at Snowden Grove Park this weekend.

 

Mississippi coronavirus: Highest one-day total of cases to date reported Saturday

The state Health Department reported 439 new cases on Saturday, 13 deaths.

 

Protestor march in Jackson in the wake of George Floyd's death in Minnesota

Protesters march through downtown Jackson on Friday in the wake of George Floyd's death during an arrest in Minnesota.

 

Here's why a mayor can't be ousted for tweet about George Floyd's death

People called for Mayor Hal Marx to be ousted for saying he "didn't see anything unreasonable" with the death of George Floyd.

 

Raymond Detention Center officers test positive for COVID-19, inmate awaiting test results

An inmate who reported feeling sick was also tested as a precautionary measure, authorities said.

 

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