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Ingalls begins work on new security cutter in Pascagoula

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Shipbuilding division announced Wednesday the start of fabrication of Legend-class national security cutter Friedman (NSC 11). The start of fabrication signifies...

Gulfport native joins NAACP Foundation Board

Gulfport native Yolanda Egland Wilson, now of Gwinnett County, Georgia, recently was elected to a three-year term on the National Association for the Advancement...

US job growth slows sharply in sign of hiring struggles

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - The recovery of America’s job market hit a pause last month as many businesses - from restaurants...

DoorDash offers lower-priced delivery plans amid criticism

DoorDash is launching lower-priced delivery options for U.S. restaurants, responding to criticism that the commissions it charges are too high for the beleaguered industry. The...

Attendance is on the Upswing at Popular Gulfport Attraction

It was a little rainy throughout parts of South Mississippi Friday, but that didn't dampen the enthusiasm of locals and visitors alike visiting one...

South Mississippi Allergy Doctor Weighs in on Spring Allergy Season and New State Law Set to Go Into Effect

The rain gave allergy sufferers at least a small measure of relief Friday, but we're not out of the woods yet when it comes...

The Education Annex hosts grand opening in Bay St. Louis

Students in Hancock County now have a new venue to receive help with their school work and academics. Local leaders gathered in Bay St. Louis...

Shriners Boulevard Detour to Make Way for $1.4 Million Drainage Project in Biloxi

Tuesday at noon Shriners Boulevard will be closed for construction to improve drainage in the Woolmarket area. The project is part of a $1.4...

US unemployment claims fall to 779,000 but job cuts grind on

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to 779,000 last week, a historically high total that shows that a sizable number of people are still losing jobs to the viral pandemic.

Department store chain Belk filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The North Carolina-based department store chain Belk says it will file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Two CBS execs shelved pending diversity investigation

CBS has placed two of its executives on administrative leave as it investigates charges of a hostile work environment for women and minorities at news operations in some of its larger stations.

Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $750 million ahead of Friday night drawing

The second largest jackpot in Mega Millions history is up for grabs on Friday, January 15 – an estimated $750 million, or $550.6 million...
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Bacot McCarty Jolly Gala Reception took place at the Grand Magnolia Ballroom

It’s finally Jolly Time once again! After a year hiatus due to COVID, the Bacot McCarty Foundation’s fundraising event of the season is back. This...
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South Side Rydaz Motorcycle Club hosting ‘Cruisin’ for Cancer’ awareness event

For several years, the South Side Rydaz Motorcycle Club has kicked up their stands to ride for cancer awareness. This Saturday, the motorcycle club will...
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Plaza Community Living Center celebrates Nursing Home Week-

The Plaza Community Living Center in Pascagoula celebrated Nursing Home Week today. This year’s annual celebration gave residents and their families an opportunity to be...
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Singing River Health System celebrates Hospital Week

Singing River pulled out all the bells and whistles for Hospital Week. This week at each of the Singing River Hospitals along the Coast included...