Events & News

City of Pearl Shelter in Place Information Hotline: 601-933-7100 (4.3.20) Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline: 877-978-6453
Feb. 21, 2020   Pearl, Miss-Pearl Police have charged Edward DeLawrence McWilliams, 42, of Richland, with second-degree murder in the stabbing death of Herbert Redmond, 25, of Jackson, at the Wendy’s on Pearson Road Thursday night.  
The Pearl River crested at 36.67 on Monday 2/17 (3rd highest on record) and is slowly falling. There are currently no problems in the city of Pearl.
Updated Pearl Wx Alert: Timing for the severe weather appears to be starting at around 5 am Saturday (1.11). Please have ways to get weather alerts and have a plan for what you will do. We will keep you updated.
Pearl Wx Alert Update: Latest forecast shows the timing of the most severe weather moving in around 5-6 am Saturday. Please be prepared. Also don't rely on outdoor warning sirens while you are indoors, have ways to get alerts on your phone or buy a weather radio. We will keep you updated
January 8, 2020:Water Alert: a contractor removing trees hit a water main at city park which has caused pressure problems. Public Works has made the repairs. If you experienced no water or low pressure please boil your water as a precaution.