Content Tagged 'holiday season'

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
Shoppers Are Getting Down to the Wire with Xmas Eve Shopping
The Christmas shopping season can start as early as September for many, but for some, it doesn't start until Christmas Eve. 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
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
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
M.D.O.T. Urges Safety this Holiday Season
Make your car a no phone zone!
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
Holidays are Busy, Busy Time for the Post Office
The holidays are a busy time for many people, but for the post office, that is an understatement. 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
Harrison Co. Sheriff's Dept. Supports Drive Sober Campaign
Each year in the United States, more than 10,000 people die on our roadways due to impaired driving. 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.
Gulfport-Biloxi Airport Busy with Holiday Travelers
The Friday before Christmas is projected to be the busiest day for air travel. Video Video
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
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
98.6 Million Americans Traveling this Holiday Season, 4% More Than Last Year
Busy year-end holidays will be marked by more travelers than ever on record.
Christmas Tree Recycling in Jackson Co. Begins Dec. 26th
With Christmas just a week away, it’s not too early to start planning on what to do with your Christmas tree after the holidays.
Mississippi Earns Second Highest Spot in List of Most Charitable States
New Year promises more collaboration in service initiatives.
Ice Skaters Prepare for Santa & Friends on Ice at the Beau
The Santa and Friends on Ice program kicked off Wednesday night, but there will be performances all the way through December 28th. Video Video
Gautier Holds Annual Christmas Tree Lighting
The City of Gautier held its annual Christmas tree lighting event Tuesday evening at City Hall Video Video
Shoppers Converged on Stores for Black Friday Deals
Across the Gulf Coast, shoppers were heading to stores early on Black Friday, looking for big holiday sales. 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
Biloxi Continues Christmas on the Water Event Thru Weekend
Christmas on the water continued Friday evening with more festivities in downtown Biloxi. Video Video
Christmas in the Pass Kicks Off
Pass Christian kicked off the holiday season with its 29th annual Christmas in the Pass. Video Video
Salvation Army Begins Red Kettle Christmas Campaign
Bells are now ringing as the Salvation Army has officially started its Red Kettle Christmas Campaign. Video Video
Holiday Happenings in Pascagoula
Start your holidays off on the right foot with the City of Pascagoula!
Woolmarket Holds Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
It's the season of giving, and Wednesday night, Harrison County officials gave Woolmarket an early holiday treat. Video Video
Local Stores Prepare for Black Friday Shoppers
Black Friday is just two days away, and local stores are gearing up to welcome the large crowds. Video Video
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
Postal Service Gears Up for Holidays with 7-Day Package Delivery
Adding Sunday deliveries through Christmas to help handle 450-470 million packages.
Ground Zero Museum to Host First Christmas Bazaar
The Ground Zero Museum in Waveland is hosting its first annual Christmas Bazaar event this weekend. Video Video
Local Stores Hire Seasonal Employees for Holiday Season
The shopping season means higher employment with seasonal jobs at retail stores. Video Video
Pascagoula Organizations Partnering to Collect Donations for the Believe Children's Christmas Assistance Program
The Pascagoula Police Department, Pascagoula Main Street, and the Ingalls Shipbuilding Test and Trials Division have joined forces to collect toys to support the Believe Children's Christmas Assistance Program Toy Drive.
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.
Hancock Co. Public Library to Host Christmas Tree Gala
The Hancock County Public Library is hosting its 20th annual Christmas Tree Gala this Sunday, December 7th. Video Video
Christmas City Comes to Coliseum This Weekend
It's beginning to look at lot like Christmas at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum. Video Video
Black Friday is Becoming Black Thanksgiving
A couple of years ago, it could be said that a great Thanksgiving meal got Americans in the mood for some serious shopping,but that's no longer the case, as Black Friday has taken over Thanksgiving night. Video Video
Donate Your Money Wisely: Check Your Charity This Holiday Season
Know where your money is going this holiday season by checking your charity with the Secretary of State’s Office.
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
Beware of Donation Scams This Holiday Season
The holiday season is all about giving, but the Mississippi Secretary of State's office warns to be careful of where you decide to give. Video Video
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