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Jackson County Open House Meeting
The meeting is open to the public and scheduled for Thursday between 4:30 and 7 p.m. at the East Jackson County Storm Shelter. Video Video
Damming the Pascagoula River
Jackson County supervisors plan to meet with the Pat Harrison Waterway District to get more information about damming the Pascagoula River. Video Video
Supervisor Hopes to Remove Howard Johnson in Jackson County
Jackson County Supervisor Troy Ross expressed his outrage over a severely burned and abandoned hotel that has yet to be removed off Highway 609. Video Video
Board of Supervisors Approve Singing River's Budget
The Jackson County Board of Supervisors approved Singing River Health System’s proposed budget for $325 million, but denied their request for an extra two million in tax money. Video Video
Boating Accident in Jackson County
A scary moment on the Pascagoula River this morning as a Vancleave fisherman, Randy Emmons, was airlifted to USA Medical Center after a boating accident. Video Video
Singing River Health System 2016 Budget
Singing River Health System could turn a profit for the first time in more than three years. Video Video
One Man Dead, His Wife in Custody
A Jackson County man is dead and deputies have a woman in custody after a shooting this afternoon. Video Video
Jackson County State Senate Results
Jackson County residents have elected Joseph Seymour as the state senate of District 47. Video Video
Jackson County District 1 Runoff
In Jackson County races, the runoff between Barry Cumbest and Sabrina Smith for District 1 supervisor will also be decided today Video Video
Shooting in Jackson County
One man is dead and deputies have a woman in custody after a shooting this afternoon. Video Video
Domestic Shooting Under Investigation
The name of the Biloxi firefighter who was shot and killed as a result of a domestic dispute last night has been released. Video Video
Possible Drowning in Jackson County
The search is on for a possible missing person in the water of Fort Bayou behind the Shed Barbecue restaurant off Highway 57. Video Video
Jackson County Court Judge Results
Here are the results for Justice Court Judge in Jackson County. Video Video
Jackson County Runoff Wrap Up
Jackson County voters have spoken and one incumbent supervisor will return to office, while another still has to win the general election. Video Video
Jackson County Voters Speak Out
Today, News 25 caught up with some voters on what important changes they’d like to see in Jackson County. Video Video
Jackson County Tax Assessor Results
Nick Elmore wins with 8055 votes, defeating Greta Hearndon who had 3646. Video Video
Jackson County Circuit Clerk Results
In Jackson County, circuit clerk Randy Carney faced off with Tommy Martin Video Video
Jackson County Election Results
All precincts are accounted for in Jackson County. Video Video
Victim in Fatal Jackson County Crash Identified
The man who died in a single vehicle accident on interstate 10 in Jackson County yesterday has been identified as 47-year-old Timothy Michael Strege. Video Video
Jackson County Voters Have Approved the Tourism Tax
Jackson County voters have approved a 2% tourism tax. Residents took to the polls today on the issue, which received an overwhelming support by voters. Roughly 71% were in favor versus 28.89% against it. Video Video
Early Morning House Fire in Vancleave
A mobile home caught fire early this morning in Vancleave. Video Video
Graveline Bridge in Jackson County to be Renovated
A small bridge in Jackson County on Graveline Road at LaMotte Bayou will soon receive a much needed makeover. Video Video
Jackson County Board of Supervisors Host ‘Meet and Greet’ with SRHS Officials Next Week
The Jackson County Board of Supervisors is inviting state lawmakers and the public to a “meet and greet” with Singing River Hospital officials next Monday. Video Video
SRHS Retirees Say One County Worker is a Conflict of Interest
At today’s Jackson County Board of Supervisors meeting, the retirees asked for one county worker to step down, citing a conflict of interest, but the supervisors disagreed. Video Video
Jackson County Gets Ready for Elections
The Election Commission is busy prepping for the big day. Today, they’ve been busy packing up the ballot bags for each district. Video Video
Jackson County Flood Relief
Flood concerns have plagued parts of Jackson County for quite some time now and supervisors are working towards a solution. Video Video
Jackson County Results
Moving to Jackson County where interim Sheriff Mike Ezell will keep his job as the county’s top law enforcement officer. Video Video
Body of Missing Man Found in Jackson County
The body of a missing 78 year old man was found this morning in Vancleave. Video Video
District Four Runoff?
Three days after Tuesday’s primary elections, we have a possible shakeup in a Jackson County Supervisor race for District 4 Video Video
Tourism Tax Looks to Increase Visitors to the Coast
Tourism is an important part of the Gulf Coast’s economy and a proposed tax in Jackson County will help more people than ever before find their way to South Mississippi as a vacation destination. Video Video
Jackson County Board of Supervisors Filing Suit against SRHS Former Audit Firm
Today, the Jackson County Board of Supervisors announced they are moving forward with a lawsuit against Singing River Health Systems’ former audit firm. Video Video
Jackson County Sheriff's Race
With only a day left, incumbent Sheriff Mike Ezell and Pascagoula Officer Bob Cochran hit the streets one last time, vying for the public’s vote in tomorrow’s election. Video Video
Fatal Head-on Collision in Jackson County
A head-on collision in Jackson County leaves one person dead. Video Video
Retiring Officials in Jackson County
Today marks a big election year for Jackson County, with three local offices that will see new faces. Video Video
Fire in St. Martin Destroys Home
Today, a St. Martin family of five have lost their home, but escaped with their lives. Video Video
Four Jackson County Students Receive Scholarships from Mississippi Association of Supervisors
Four out of 15 Mississippi Association of Supervisors scholarships were awarded to students from Jackson County. Video Video
Jackson County Circuit Clerk Joe Martin to Retire at the End of the Year
After 36 years of serving Jackson County, Circuit Clerk Joe Martin will retire at the end of this year. Video Video
Fatal Car Crash in Jackson County
Less than 24 hours after the tragic car accident that killed 48-year-old Millicent Sue Smith, mourners have placed flowers and balloons at the site of the crash. Video Video
Twenty Mortar Pyrotechnic Shells Stolen in Jackson County
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is warning the public about the danger surrounding the theft of 22 mortar pyrotechnic shells. Video Video
Tourism Tax Election Takes Place Tomorrow
Tomorrow, Jackson County residents will head to the polls to vote on a 2% tax on tourism. Video Video
Catching Up with Voters
It’s been an election year plagued with scandal and other drama unfolding for officials in various positions. Video Video
Jackson County District 4 Supervisor Race Heads to Runoff
Just over one week after the primary election, the results are in and Tommy Brodnax still has a chance to regain his old seat on the board for Jackson County. Video Video
Suspects Arrested in Jackson County Armed Robbery
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department has arrested two suspects on charges of armed robbery. Video Video
Lt. Gov Tate Reeves Visits Jackson County
There was plenty to talk about at Jackson County Economic Development’s spring investor’s meeting today, as Jackson County continues to sit in the driver’s seat of Mississippi’s economic engine. Video Video
First Responders Honored at Appreciation Dinner
As a way to show respect to first responders in Jackson County, the Pascagoula Keesler Federal Credit Union branch and Hilton Garden Inn gave away awards to men who go above and beyond for their community. Video Video
Jackson County Murder Trial Continues
The capital murder trial in the death of Hunter Miller is going on in Jackson County. Video Video
Jackson County Teens Arrested for Burglary
Two teenage boys are facing serious charges today in a ring of car thefts and burglaries. Video Video
Man Arrested for Stealing Jackson County Police Car
A D’iberville man is in jail facing charges of carjacking and felony pursuit. Video Video
Special Election for Tourism Tax Ready for June 23rd Date
In less than two weeks, Jackson County will hold a special election to vote on whether or not to impose a 2 % tourism tax. Video Video
DeMorst Found Guilty of Capital Murder in the Death of Hunter Miller
Today Jackson County jurors found Nicholas Marcel DeMorst guilty of capital murder in the shooting death of Hunter Miller. Video Video
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