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Exciting New Season of Ice Skating Opens at the Coast Coliseum
The Mississippi Coast Coliseum opens its ice skating season November 14th at 6 p.m., inviting the public to enjoy 90-minute skating sessions throughout the fall and holidays.
Mississippi Lags Behind in Childhood Literacy
Mississippi is lagging behind the rest of the nation when it comes to literacy. Video Video
Thursday Night's 9 p.m. News is Right Here
Check out all of the local news updates from Thursday night's 9 p.m. news show right here. Video Video
Long Beach Holds Cemetery Tours for Halloween
Thursday night, Long Beach brought back its cemetery tours to give a little history lesson. Video Video
Weekend Outdoors Report w/ Barry Foster (Oct. 30, 2014)
Check out this week's Weekend Outdoors Report as Barry discusses why flounder is great! Video Video
M.G.C.C.C. Holds Zombie 5K Run in Perkinston
In most zombie movies, you see people running away from zombies, but Thursday night, zombies and humans were running side by side. Video Video
Southern Strike 15 Continues on the Gulf Coast
The forces of Rebelania and the People’s Bayou Republic have been locked in a struggle for the neutral territory, Crimsonia. Video Video
Miller-Motte Holds Trunk or Treat for Kids & Family
Miller-Motte Technical College in Gulfport is usually known for its degree programs for healthcare or commercial driving, but Thursday, kids that visited its campus knew it for candy and fun. Video Video
Zombie 5K Run Held in Perkinston
The zombies were out in full force in Perkinston Thursday night at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (M.G.C.C.C.) Video Video
Harrison Co. Senior Services Puts on Senior Ball
Thursday, Harrison County Senior Services put on its first Senior Ball at the D'Iberville Civic Center. Video Video
123 Dogs Examined at H.S.S.M. After Puppy Mill Rescue
One hundred and twenty three dogs are finding hope in Gulfport after being rescued by the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) Wednesday night from two suspected puppy mills in Alcorn County. Video Video
Long Beach Residents Unhappy About Canal Expansion Project
Many who live along the canal feel the expansion is unnecessary, but there may be a silver lining to this project. Video Video
Father Charged w/ Non-Custodial Kidnapping of Pascagoula Boy
A 6 year old Pascagoula boy is home safe after police say his father kidnapped him from Raising Cane's restaurant Wednesday night. Video Video
Are Kids Safe from Sex Offenders During Halloween?
Friday evening, children will be lining the streets, walking door-to-door trick or treating, but how do you know your child won't find themselves on the doorstep of a registered sex offender? Video Video
Catch All the Latest Local News Right Here
Just in case you missed Thursday evening's news, you can catch up on it right here. Video Video
Walmart Brings Jobs and Grocery Options to Biloxi Area
Two Walmart Neighborhood Markets bring more convenience, local fresh food favorites, and employment opportunities to the community.
Child Pedestrian Accidents Typically Double on Halloween
State Farm tips on making Halloween less scary.
123 Dogs Rescued from Two Alcorn Co., MS Puppy Mills to Receive Care from H.S.S.M.
One hundred and twenty three small-breed dogs rescued from deplorable conditions at two Alcorn County, Mississippi puppy mills will receive a new “leash” on life with help from the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.)
Jeanne Luckey Honored by Y.M.C.A. at Humanitarian Awards
Wednesday night, Jeanne Luckey of Ocean Springs was in the spotlight at the Y.M.C.A.'s Humanitarian Awards. Video Video
Former M.D.M.R. Boat Captain Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement
District Attorney Joel Smith announced Thursday that former Mississippi Dept. of Marine Resources (M.D.M.R.) Department Head for the Rigs to Reef Division, Kerwin Cuevas, pled guilty to one count of embezzlement and was sentenced by Judge Roger T. Clark in Harrison Co. Circuit Court.
Moss Point Encourages Small Business Growth
The City of Moss Point was once a thriving industrial community on the banks of the Pascagoula River, but in recent years, the city has fallen on hard times economically. Video Video
Kids Fest as Part of Peter Anderson Fest, Starts Thursday
A children’s fair in downtown Ocean Springs is set to go for the start of the Peter Anderson Festival Thursday. Video Video
Long Beach Middle School Kids Get Drug Abuse Lesson
Wednesday afternoon, some Long Beach Middle School students tackled a very serious topic: drug abuse. Video Video
Southern Strike 15 Military Exercise Held on Coast
For the next two weeks, the Mississippi Coast will be the site of several battles between opposing forces. Video Video
Inspection Stickers Could Become a Thing of the Past
Safety inspection stickers for your vehicle could become a thing of the past this legislative session. Video Video
State Reps Look to Alleviate High Insurance Costs
Sky rocketing insurance rates have crippled south Mississippi's housing market since Hurricane Katrina, and have slowed down the Coast's ability to fully recover and rebuild. Video Video
Wednesday Evening's News is Right Here
See all of Wednesday evening's important local news right here. Video Video
Fall Severe Weather Preparedness: Tornadoes
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (M.E.M.A.) and the National Weather Service (N.W.S.) are highlighting the dangers of tornadoes for Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Week.
House and Senate Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus Supports the Right to Hunt, Fish, & Trap in MS
The Mississippi Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus held a press conference Wednesday at the State Capitol to address its support for the constitutional right to hunt, fish, and trap in Mississippi.
Halloween Events in PascaGHOULa
Anyone looking to have a SPOOKtacular time this Halloween should look no further than Pascagoula!
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