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Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum Celebrates One Year Re-opening on Sunday
The Biloxi Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum has had quite the history, established in 1986 to preserve the history and heritage of this industry the Coast was built on. Video Video
21st Annual Carl Legett Fishing Tournament Takes Place this Weekend
Today marked the first day of the 21st annual Carl Legett Fishing Tournament. The Point Cadet Marina in Biloxi was filled with fishermen of all ages and families around the Gulf Coast. Video Video
Fill the Bus School Donations
United Way of South Mississippi teamed up with Wal-Mart, South Mississippi Smiles, JR Auxiliary of Gulfport and local school districts to ‘fill the bus’ with as many school supplies as possible Video Video
Lafayette Theater Surveillance Video Released
Authorities have released new video of the gunman at a movie theater in Lafayette, Louisiana before he went on a shooting spree, killing two people and wounding nine others. Video Video
Absentee Voting Ends Tomorrow
Saturday is the deadline for absentee voting before Tuesday’s party primaries in Mississippi. Video Video
Biloxi Police Officers Receive Medal of Valor
Today, two Biloxi police officers were honored with the department’s highest award: the Medal of Valor. Video Video
Inmate Work Program Will Stay on the Coast
While the Mississippi Department of Corrections will phase out the current Joint State County Work Program beginning tomorrow, its suspension will not affect inmate work programs here on the Coast. Video Video
Interview with Carl Legett Second Weigh Master, Shelby Braun
The 21st annual Carl Legett Fishing Tournament is officially underway in Biloxi. Video Video
James Hill Parks Restoration
For years, James Hill Park has been slowly deteriorating. Today, through the collaboration of local government officials and Coast companies, the 44-year-old park was brought back to life. Video Video
Galaxy Car Wash Fundraiser for Officer Shawn Williams
Tomorrow, one of the newest car washes on the Coast is joining in to help raise money for the medical expenses of Gulfport police officer Shawn Williams. Video Video
Former D'iberville City Manager Out of Prison
The former city manager for D’iberville has been transferred to a halfway house to finish out his 21 month sentence for a fraud conviction. Video Video
Fatal Car Crash in Jackson County
Less than 24 hours after the tragic car accident that killed 48-year-old Millicent Sue Smith, mourners have placed flowers and balloons at the site of the crash. Video Video
Tax Free Weekend is Here
Mississippi’s tax free weekend is in full swing with back to school right around the corner. Video Video
Backed Up Traffic on Lorraine Road
If you were driving north on Lorraine Road in Gulfport today, you noticed traffic was backed up for several miles. Video Video
Cochran Cosponsors Legislation to Defund Planned Parenthood
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), a long-time pro-life advocate, today highlighted his support of legislation to prevent taxpayer dollars from funding Planned Parenthood Federation of America in light of video footage implicating the organization in the trafficking of organs from unborn babies.
Moss Point Neighborhood Gets Drainage Makeover
For more than 40 years, flooding after hard rain has been a headache for one Moss Point neighborhood. Today construction crews finally broke ground to remedy that problem. Video Video
Biloxi Community Remembers Donal Snyder
The community remembers Donal Snyder, a beloved coach, athlete, and children’s advocate, who has passed away at the age of 93. Video Video
Jackson Man Wins Gold Medal in Special Olympics
Brandon native Kyle Dutiel is bringing back a gold medal to Mississippi. Video Video
Fatal Accident in Jackson County
One person is dead after a police chase in the St. Martin area. Video Video
Interview with Steve Braun, director of Carl Legett Memorial Fishing Tournament
Preparations are underway for the 21st annual Carl Legett Fishing Tournament, which kicks off tomorrow. Video Video
Construction Continues at Gulfport High
Construction is in full swing at Gulfport High School. This is part of their three year renovation project. Video Video
Tax Free Weekend Kicks Off Tomorrow
Starting tomorrow through Saturday, all clothing and footwear will be exempt from the 7 percent sales tax, just in time for back to school shopping. Video Video
Plea Hearing Set for Mississippi Phosphates
Our media partner, the Sun Herald, reports that a plea hearing is scheduled for Mississippi Phosphates. Video Video
Change of Command at Gulfport NCBC
A new commander takes the helm at Gulfport’s Naval Construction Battalion Center. Video Video
Attempted Robbery at Ocean Springs Wal-Mart
A would-be robber is still on the loose after a teller at the Money Center at the Ocean Springs Wal-Mart fended the man off with a stapler. Video Video
Donal Snyder Dies at 93
The Biloxi community remembers Donal Snyder, a beloved coach, athlete, and children’s advocate, who has passed away at the age of 93. Video Video
Harrison County Superintendent Set to Retire
Superintendent Henry Arledge is saying farewell after working in the Harrison County School District for 36 years. Video Video
Back to School Shopping Spree at Academy in Gulfport
Today, a group of lucky students were treated to a back to school shopping spree. Video Video
Police Teach Leadership
This afternoon, 35 young people graduated from the Gulfport Police Department’s Leadership Academy. Video Video
Sun Herald Releasing App for Tenth Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina
Now, as the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, the Sun Herald is releasing an app with the stories and so much more. Video Video
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