Content Tagged 'christmas'

Ocean Springs PD Plays Santa Claus This Year
Some Ocean Springs officers are playing Santa for the second year in a row. Video Video
Shepherd of the Gulf Delivers Xmas Gifts to the Homeless
Wednesday, Shepherd of the Gulf delivered presents to homeless families they missed the first time around for Camper's Christmas. Video Video
Severe Weather Causes Deadly Damage Across Mississippi
While the Coast was lucky, receiving with little to no damage from Tuesday’s severe weather, those storms were deadly for areas a little further north. Video Video
Biloxi High Brings Xmas to Large Local Family in Need
Christmas is almost here, but there was still plenty of time for some Christmas magic Tuesday afternoon. Video Video
Pascagoula PD Pulls People Over for a Good Reason
When you're driving and see lights and sirens pull up behind you, it usually means you're in trouble, but Wednesday, drivers got a nice surprise, thanks to the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Pascagoula Police Department. Video Video
Residents Brave the Severe Weather to Get Last Minute Gifts
The Coast has managed to stay dry for the most part these past few months, but the weather has finally caught up to us. Video Video
Gulfport Gives Canned Goods to St. Vincent de Paul Society
Tuesday, the City of Gulfport gave back to the community and they did so in style. Video Video
Post Offices Open Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve
Many offices will close early; collection box mail may be collected earlier.
Jackson Co. Provides Xmas Toys to Families in Need
Christmas is fast approaching, but many parents just don't have enough to give their children the Christmas they deserve. Video Video
Shepherd of the Gulf Provides Xmas Presents to Homeless Kids
Children get excited to receive gifts for Christmas, but not everyone is fortunate enough to receive them. Video Video
Edgewater Cleaners Collects Winter Coats to Donate to Kids
Christmas on the Gulf Coast is a little warmer this year than it has been in the past, and thanks to Edgewater Cleaners, residents can help share the warmth. Video Video
Officials Urge Drivers to be Safe During Holiday Travel
Holiday drivers hit the highways by the thousands and will need to be extra careful to reach their destination safely. Video Video
Gulfport-Biloxi Airport Seeing Heavy Traffic for Holidays
Travel on the roadways is busy right now, but with holiday travel at its highest peak since 2001, the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport is busy this week as well. Video Video
MS Highway Patrol Amps Up Patrols for the Holiday
The Highway Patrol will be setting up check points, weather permitting, and will have increased patrol on major roadways. Video Video
Retailers Expect Lots of Shoppers This Weekend Before Xmas
Typically, Black Friday is known as the busiest shopping day of the year, but retailers say the Saturday before Christmas gives it some stiff competition. Video Video
Last Minute Holiday Shoppers Hurry to the Store
Christmas is creeping up and shoppers are scurrying to grab those last few holiday gifts. Video Video
Public School Students Celebrate Final School Day of 2014
Friday was the last day of school for public school students in the year 2014. Video Video
Snowflakes on the Bay Celebrates Oaks in the City
Century old live oaks are lit in a magical display in downtown Bay St. Louis as part of their annual Snowflakes in the Bay event. Video Video
96.7 is Stuffing the Bus to Give Kids a Great Christmas
Teamed up with Toys for Tots and the Salvation Army, they are accepting donations of unwrapped toys so they can help give some local children a great Christmas this year. Video Video
Holiday Dance Held in Biloxi for Those with Special Needs
Friday night in Biloxi, some special party goers had a special night of their own. Video Video
Coast VA Held Service for Those Depressed During Holidays
For most, the holidays mean happiness and joyful time with loved ones, but for some, the holidays aren't so joyful. Video Video
Postal Service’s Game Face On For Busiest Delivery Day of the Year
U.S. Postal Service ready for last minute rush.
U.S.P.S. Working 7 Days a Week to Deliver Xmas Presents
Once you buy those holiday gifts, the United States Postal Service (U.S.P.S.) is ready to get them delivered on time. Video Video
2nd Annual Harbor’s Christmas Boat Parade in Ocean Springs is on Dec. 13th
At least 15 boats will light up the water during The Jackson County Small Craft Harbor’s “2nd Annual Christmas Boat Parade” on Saturday, December 13th.
Be Prepared for Grinch-Like Weather
The threat of severe weather is in the forecast for most of Mississippi Monday afternoon through Tuesday.
Biloxi Parents Arrange for Santa to Call Children
Volunteers act as Santa and his elves to call children whose parents have filled out the North Pole calling forms, distributed in local schools and at the mall. Video Video
Local Organization, Believe, Collects Toy for Kids in Need
A group called Believe has joined forces with policemen, firefighters, and Ingalls shipbuilders to help collect gifts for needy children. Video Video
For Many, Christmas Brings Up Memories of Lost Loved Ones
During the Christmas season, many are reminded of the loss of a loved one, causing them to be sad around the holidays. Video Video
NYC Firefighters Bring Toys to Coastal Children
On Saturday, December 13th, Jackson County Civic Action Committee, Inc. will host the 10th annual toy giveaway in conjunction with the New York City firemen.
Lions Club & Ocean Springs PD Provide Toys to Needy Kids
Instead of serving warrants, police officers and other volunteers will be armed with toys on Christmas Eve, a special delivery for youngsters who need special attention this Christmas because of tough circumstances. Video Video
Visions of Sugarplums Provides Christmas for Pascagoula Children & Families
The City of Pascagoula, area businesses, and the Pascagoula School District have once again connected to provide Christmas for area families and to teach children about the joy that comes from giving.
Stolen Decorations Recovered for Biloxi Lighthouse
Biloxi Historical Association Director, Bill Raymond, says he and some volunteers put decorations back up Wednesday afternoon in preparation for the lighting of the Biloxi Lighthouse Thursday night. Video Video
Holiday Happenings in Pascagoula
Start your holidays off on the right foot with the City of Pascagoula!
Beautiful Lights Adorn the Beauvoir for Christmas
Guests can walk through the lit up garden, ride miniature ponies, and sip hot cocoa while enjoying the Beauvoir grounds. Video Video
H.S.S.M.’s Bow Wow Meow Boutique Presents Its 6th Annual Holiday Open House
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.)’s Bow Wow Meow Boutique will be hosting its 6th Annual Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 14th from 12-4 p.m.
2nd Annual Harbor’s Christmas Boat Parade in Ocean Springs is on Dec. 13th
The Jackson County Small Craft Harbor’s “2nd Annual Christmas Boat Parade” has been set for Saturday, December 13th.
Biloxi Holds Annual Lighting of the Lighthouse
With only three weeks left until Christmas, almost everyone is trying to get into the holiday spirit, but one holiday humbug almost ruined the Biloxi Lighthouse lighting. Video Video
Woolmarket Kids Give Their Lists to Santa at the Park
The Christmas spirit came a little early to Woolmarket, and for the first time since the town was annexed by Biloxi, the community came together to light up the night. Video Video
Christmas on the Water Lights up The Great Lawn at Harrah’s Gulf Coast
Resort welcomes the public with complimentary hot chocolate and coffee to enjoy the city’s festive boat parade on their entertainment lawn and boardwalk.
Kick off the Christmas Season with the Holiday Open House
Kick off the season with the Holiday Open House, downtown, uptown, all around Ocean Springs and shop for specials, visit with artists, see Santa, and more at local shops, restaurants, and galleries on Friday, December 5th and Saturday, December 6th from 10:00 a.m. until.
Christmas at Beauvoir Begins!
For the Mississippi Gulf Coast, the Christmas lights at Beauvoir mean the Christmas season has officially started. Video Video
Santa's Arrival at Edgewater Mall
The excitement level will be high when Santa Claus and two of his elves parachute onto the roof of Edgewater Mall this Saturday, November 8th at 10:00 a.m.
Local Post Offices Brace for Busy Holiday Season
The Gulfport post office is the second largest facility in the state, meaning they have countless packages to deliver this holiday season. Video Video
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