Petal High School band to perform at Obama inauguration

Petal's High School marching band has been selected to perform at President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration.

The band performed in Philadelphia's Thanksgiving parade in Pennsylvania. T

he presidential inaugural committee selected Petal to be a part of the historic event from more than 1,300 organizations that applied.

Petal High School will be the only band from Mississippi to participate in the event.