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Attempted Kidnapping Has Bayou View Residents Worried
Tuesday night, residents of the Bayou View neighborhood in Gulfport held a public meeting to discuss safety concerns after an attempted kidnapping over the weekend. Video Video
Man Falsely Accused in Janaya Case Fears for His Life
A man who lived in the same apartment complex as Janaya Thompson is in hiding along with his family, after rumors spread on social media and other outlets accusing him in the kidnapping and death of the little girl. Video Video
Gulfport PD Processing Evidence in Janaya Thompson Case
Gulfport Police say they are doing everything in their power to provide justice for the family of Janaya Thompson, the five year old girl who was murdered last week. Video Video
Janaya Thompson's Funeral Held in Gulfport
The atmosphere was full of emotion Tuesday morning, as loved ones said goodbye to five year old, Janaya Thompson. Video Video
See Your Tuesday Evening News Right Here
Just in case you missed the news this evening, we've got all the important stories right here. Video Video
Pascagoula to Rename Part of Live Oak Ave. & Victory St. in Honor of Dr. Reuben P. Morris
The City of Pascagoula cordially invites the public to honor the legacy of Dr. Reuben Peter Morris at a street dedication ceremony on Saturday, July 26th, at 10:00 a.m. at the Pascagoula Senior Center, located at 1912 Live Oak Avenue.
S.R.H.S. June Employees of the Month Honored
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) has honored Carla Leasure, Eric James, and Alexanderia Barnes as June Employees of the Month.
Falsely Accused Man Receives Death Threats in Janaya Case
A local man is receiving death threats after being falsely accused in the death of five year old, Janaya Thompson. Video Video
D.A.R.E. Conference Held in Biloxi
Law enforcement is gathering in Biloxi this week for a Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) conference. Video Video
Margaritaville Casino Announces Its Closing
Biloxi's Margaritaville Casino & Restaurant will close on or before September 19th. Video Video
Get Your Monday Night News Right Here
Get all of the important local news stories from your area right here! Video Video
MS Passes Concussion Law for Student Athletes
Head injuries in football have been gaining a lot of national attention, especially with the ongoing N.F.L. concussion law suit. Video Video
Catch Up on Your Local Monday Night News Here
Get all the local news stories you need from Monday night's 10 p.m. show right here. Video Video
Biloxi to Open Restored Plaza with a Splash
The city will christen its newest park, Point Cadet Plaza, with a family-oriented party Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m.
A.A.R.P. Driving Class Scheduled at Moss Point Library
The Ina Thompson Moss Point Library will host the new A.A.R.P. Smart Driver Safety Workshop on Friday, August 1st, from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., in the library meeting room.
"Dare 2B Great" Summer Camp to Begin at D'Iberville Middle
Starting July 21st, the 2nd annual “Dare 2B Great” summer camp will begin at the D’Iberville Middle School.
U.S. Chamber to Host Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair for Veterans & Military Spouses in Biloxi
Event with lead sponsor, Call of Duty Endowment, (C.O.D.E.) includes more than 30 employers with jobs available.
Health Officials Confirm One New Case of Chikungunya Virus, Positive West Nile Mosquitoes in Hinds Co.
The Mississippi State Department of Health (M.S.D.H.). is confirming one new case of chikungunya virus in a Mississippi resident.
Habitat & Gulf Coast Renaissance to Host Home Dedication for Family in Moss Point
Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast will honor home owner Ednearl “Sally” Epps with a home dedication Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at 4518 Tram Street in Moss Point, Mississippi.
Margaritaville Casino to Fold in September
Due to a dispute with landlords and financing troubles to build a new hotel, the casino notified employees their last day would be September 19th, 2014.
Get Your Friday Night Late Night News Here
Take a minute this weekend to catch up on all the news from Friday night. Video Video
Biloxi Baseball Stadium May Not be Done Until Aug. 2015
The Biloxi baseball stadium will not be completed until August of 2015. Video Video
Keep Your Family Safe Using Information Online
Many residents have questions about the notification process involving the location of convicted sex offenders, and while one of the suspects in the Janaya Thompson case that was brought in for questioning was picked up for a sexual offence, he had not been convicted of that crime, and therefore was not on the registry. Video Video
Two Persons of Interest Found in Janaya Thompson Case
The horrific crime of the death of Janaya Thompson, 5, has the entire community reeling, asking just who could commit such a terrible crime against a child. Video Video
Catch Up on Friday Night's Local News
Get all of the local stories from Friday night's 9:00 p.m. news right here. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Shifts Focus to Hospitals, Not Satellite Clinics
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) is seeing a shift of focus onto their hospitals, and off of satellite units. Video Video
Weekend Preview for City of Biloxi
Check out what's going on in Biloxi this weekend.
Waveland Mayor is First Mayor in MS to Support Gay Marriage
Waveland Mayor, David Garcia, is the first mayor in Mississippi to support same-sex marriage. Video Video
Biloxi Baseball Stadium Won't be Done Until August 2015
The new Biloxi baseball team will have to find a place to play home games for next year in April, May, June, and July, but where will they play? Video Video
Fate of Trailer Where Janaya's Body Found Up in Air
As people continue to drive past the trailer where Janaya Thompson Thompson’s body was found, teddy bears and flowers remind them of the tragedy that took place. The question remains: what will happen to the property? Video Video
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