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Goula Grinch is stealing Christmas cheer in Pascagoula

Pascagoula Police Chief Matt Chapman held a special press conference Tuesday morning regarding the Goula Grinch who has been terrorizing residents in the city. It’s...

Ocean Springs Mayor’s Youth Council holding toy and clothing drive

Some local youth in Ocean Springs are making sure children within their community receives gift this Christmas. The Ocean Springs Mayor's Youth Council is partnering...

Downtown for the Holidays in Pascagoula

The 20th annual Downtown for the Holidays will be lighting up Pascagoula’s main street this Friday. The event starts at 5 p.m. with the lighting...

Jackson County Sheriff’s Dept. to announce new findings in Baby Jane Doe case Friday

It’s been nearly 38 years since Jackson County authorities pulled a toddler’s lifeless body from Dog River beneath the west bound lane of I-10...

Ocean Springs organizations team up for toy drive

The legendary toy store Miner’s Big Stuff Doll and Toy Store partnered up with the Duchess Club of Ocean Springs to raise toys for...

Ocean Springs businesses celebrated Small Business Saturday

It was Small Business Saturday over the weekend in Downtown Ocean Springs. Local small businesses showed thanks to their customers by offering discounts as...

Navy will decommission warship built at Ingalls in Pascagoula damaged in suspected arson

By ELLIOT SPAGAT Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Navy says it will decommission a warship docked off San Diego after suspected arson caused extensive...

Panthers fall to Mustangs in South State finals, 18-16

After a thrilling overtime win last week, the Panthers fell short of a second half come back in the Class 5A South State Championship....

Ocean Springs businesses holding a jacket drive

With the temperatures across South Mississippi getting cooler, the need to bundle up and stay warm is becoming more vital, especially in poverty-stricken communities. Ocean...

Holiday shopping in Downtown Ocean Springs on Small Business Saturday

Before you decide to spend all your money Friday at Big Box stores, think about doing some of your holiday shopping locally at Ocean...

Local organizations team up to give turkeys to law enforcement and first responders

Today Lighthouse Assisted Living and Memory Care in Jackson County showed their appreciation to the Ocean Springs fire and police departments by gifting turkeys...

Family of missing Escatawpa mother Tessie Temores pleads for answers

A Jackson County man is pleading for answers in the disappearance of his mother who has been missing for nearly a year. Thirty-six-year-old Tessie Temores...
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Harrison County EMA Director Rupert Lacy retires

Harrison County’s Emergency Management Director has retired after 13 years in that role. Rupert Lacy’s last day as EMA director for the county was yesterday....
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Holiday celebration begins tonight in Gulfport

While Hurricane Zeta may have dashed any plans for this year’s Harbor Lights Winter Festival put on by the City of Gulfport, the department...
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Tips to stay safe this holiday season

While it’s easy to get caught up in all the cooking and decorating surrounding the holidays, the Biloxi Fire Department says it’s especially important...
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Festival of Lights begins at MGCCC Perkinston

The first of December means a splash of colorful light has made its way to the streets of Perkinston. MGCCC’s Festival of Lights kicked off...