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Health Officials Confirm Five New West Nile Virus Cases
Monday the Mississippi State Department of Health (M.S.D.H.) confirms five new human cases of West Nile virus (W.N.V.), bringing the state total to 24 cases so far in 2014.
Local Deceased Veteran Honored by Harrison Co.
J.C. McGuire Jr. served as the Principal of the Harrison County School District and as Harrison County's Tax Assessor for many years. Video Video
Target Practice Gone Wild
Explosives used during target practice near Mennonite Road in Western Harrison County.
State of Harrison Co. Address Discusses Budget Issues
The Mississppi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce hosted the State of Harrison County Address Tuesday at the IP Casino. Video Video
Harrison Co. Inmate Litter Program a Success
Harrison County was recognized by the Mississippi Department of Transportation (M.D.O.T.) for its Inmate Litter Program. Video Video
M.D.O.T. Recognizes Harrison Co. for Work Removing Litter Along Roadways
Harrison County was recognized for high achievement by the Mississippi Department of Transportation (M.D.O.T.) for its work in connection with the state’s Inmate Litter Program.
Anti-Bullying Camp Started in Harrison County
To combat the problem of bullying in schools, the Harrison County Sheriff's Office started an anti-bullying program, B.R.A.V.E. Video Video
Harrison Co. Sorting Out Ballot Mix Up from Election Day
The numbers are in, but not with some mix-ups at the polls. Video Video
M.D.E.Q. Issues Two Water Contact Advisories
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (M.D.E.Q.), through its Beach Monitoring Program, issued water contact advisories Thursday for two sampling stations in Harrison County.
Army Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing in Harrison Co.
A U.S. Army Apache helicopter made an emergency landing on Highway 49 in Saucier Wednesday. Video Video
M.M.L. Youth Planting Potted Plants to be Donated to Main Street Associations
On Tuesday, June 24, 2014, the Mississippi Municipal League Mayor’s Youth Council helped plant about 40 planters with flowers that will be donated to each of the Main Street Associations in Harrison County.
Authorities Insist Cabs Must be Up to Safety Standards
There are over 100 taxi cabs operating in Harrison County, but about 60 have been cited for safety violations this year. Video Video
MS Gulf Coast Experiences High Tourism Numbers
While Biloxi is ranked one of the top places to live, the Mississippi Gulf Coast in general is also a great place to visit. Video Video
MS Counties Must Pay Back Tax Money to Developers
The Mississippi Supreme Court has upheld a decision which will likely mean millions in refunds and future tax loss for many counties throughout the state. Video Video
High Speed Car Chase in Harrison County Ends in an Arrest
A high speed chase that reached over 100 mph in north Harrison County ended with a man behind bars tonight. Video Video
Harrison County Gets New Elementary School, River Oaks
Harrison County is nearing the end of construction on their new school, River Oaks, but now the question is which students will attend the new school. Video Video
Plans for New Lorraine Road Bridge Coming Together
Plans for the new Lorraine Road Bridge are coming together. Video Video
Filming for 'Midnight Special' Continues on the Coast
After a few weather delays, filming of a major movie got underway today in Harrison County. Video Video
Gulfport Street Renamed to Honor Dr. Travnicek
A great public servant was honored in Gulfport today. Video Video
Jury Convicts Gulfport Woman of Murder in Retrial
After deliberating for a little over one hour, a Harrison County jury found 50 year-old Twonia Renee Williams guilty of murder for the 2009 shooting of Katrina Sargent.
Controlled Burn in North Harrison Co.
Monday, the U.S. Forest Service will be burning 1,900 acres in north Harrison County adjacent to the south side of Bethel Rd. and the west side of Forest Service Rd. 426.
Controlled Burn in Harrison County Today
Today the U.S. Forest Service will be burning 1,300 acres in northern Harrison County.
Harrison County Holds Bomb Situation Drill
Disasters can come in many different forms. This is why emergency management officials are keeping local responders on their toes. Video Video
United Way of South Mississippi Hosts Day of Caring
United Way of South Mississippi will host it bi-annual Day of Caring, this Friday, April 11th in Harrison, Hancock, and Pearl River Counties.
Chris McDaniel Visits Harrison County
A Republican candidate for Mississippi's U.S. Senate seat was on the Coast Monday. Video Video
Harrison County Leads State in Reported Child Abuse Cases
The Mississippi Department of Human Services (M.D.H.S.) reports that Harrison County is leading the state of Mississippi in the number of recorded cases of child abuse. Video Video
M.D.E.Q. Issues Two Water Contact Advisories and Lifts Three
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (M.D.E.Q.), through its Beach Monitoring Program, issued two water contact advisories Wednesday for sampling stations in Harrison County.
M.D.E.Q. Issues Water Contact Advisory
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (M.D.E.Q.), through its Beach Monitoring Program, issued a water contact advisory Thursday for a sampling station in Harrison County.
M.D.E.Q. Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Gulfport
The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ), through its Beach Monitoring Program, issued a water contact advisory Wednesday for one sampling station in Harrison County.
Harrison, Jackson Counties Lead State in Reported Child Abuse Cases
CAP Center working to address problem in south Mississippi.
Harrison County Constable Pleads Guilty to D.U.I.
Harrison County Constable, Windy Swetman, plead guilty to a D.U.I. charge from October. Video Video
Governor Phil Bryant Attends Police Academy Graduation
The Harrison County Police Academy Class of 2013 graduated in Biloxi today. Video Video
Crews Prepare for Potential Fresh Ice Tonight
With freezing temperatures expected again tonight, new ice could form on roads. Video Video
Jackson and Harrison Counties Are Striving to be Green
Jackson and Harrison counties may become a bit greener next year.
Bedridden Woman Rescued from Trailer Fire
Last night, a kitchen fire in north Harrison County almost cost a woman her life, but her neighbors came to the rescue and put the fire out. Video Video
Lorraine Road Bridge Could be Reopening as Early as This Weekend
Repairs are underway at a frequently traveled bridge in Harrison County that has been closed for months. Video Video
Harrison County Declares State of Emergency
The Harrison County Board of Supervisors has declared a state of emergency beginning at 8 a.m. tomorrow morning. Video Video
Thousands of Residents in Need Fed at the Lyman Center Today
When it comes to the holidays, one thing Harrison County residents want to be sure of, is that no one goes hungry. Video Video
D.M.R. Records Returned to Harrison County After Court Battle
After a more than a year of legal wrangling, 60 boxes of Department of Marine Resources case files are back at the Harrison County Courthouse.
Live Interview with Rupert Lacy, Harrison Co. E.M.A. Director
There have been a number of car accidents around the Coast due to the icy road conditions. News 25's Sarah Duffey has a live interview with Harrison County E.M.A. Director, Rupert Lacy. Video Video
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