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Police determine “there was no intent of hatred” in controversial black doll thrown at...

BAY SAINT LOUIS, Miss. (WXXV) — Police have determined no hate crime was committed during the Krewe of Nereids Parade on February 16th when...

Gulf Coast transplant finds ‘dream’ work at Stennis Space Center

STENNIS SPACE CENTER, Miss. (WXXV) — Dorothy Brown readily acknowledges that she loves a challenge. The fact that she is continuing to build on...
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Update on controversial parade throw

A mother is speaking out following a controversial parade throw her daughter received in Hancock County this past weekend. For Nicole Fairconeture and her 12-year-old...
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Last Coast SBA office closes, application window for loans still open

The last SBA temporary resource center closed today, but there are still ways to apply for a disaster loan. The SBA’s Hancock Resource Center closed...
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Grand Jury decision: Hancock county deputies cleared in 2019 fatal shooting

Hancock County Sheriff’s Department deputies have been cleared in an officer-involved shooting that claimed the life of a man in Hancock County in April...
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Last day for on-site SBA Center

It’s the last day to visit Hancock County’s temporary business recovery center if you would like to apply for assistance after your business was...

Grand jury clears officers in Hancock County shooting of wanted felon

(WXXV) — Deputies involved in the shooting death of a wanted felon in Bay St. Louis last year have been cleared of any criminal...

Families of 2 killed in Louisiana barge crash suing owners

By Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Families of two crew members killed in a barge collision on the Mississippi River have filed a wrongful...
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President Trump’s proposed budget benefits NASA

NASA employees are applauding the president’s proposed budget today. The space agency’s administrator spoke to workers at Stennis Space Center, which is testing the rocket...
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Officer-involved shooting arrest: Kiln man charged with aggravated assault

The man who opened fire on sheriff’s deputies in the Kiln last week has been arrested in Orleans Parish. According to the Hancock County Sheriff’s...