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Jeff Thomas named Wiggins Police Chief

There’s a new chief of police in town at the Wiggins Police Department. Jeff Thomas will replace Chief Matt Barnett who will retire at...

Wiggins Police make arrest in Friday night deadly shooting

Wiggins Police made an arrest in the shooting that happened Friday night on Hope Avenue. Twenty-six year old Kayla Dennis of Wiggins is charged with...

Local teen Hunter Paige helping to keep America fed during COVID-19 pandemic

Hunter Paige, a local teenager entrepreneur with a heart of gold, has gone above and beyond for strangers during the coronavirus pandemic. Hunter Paige is...

Community concerned about Stone County school readiness plan

In a special-called meeting tonight, the Stone County School Board voted to approve the district’s school readiness plan for the upcoming school year, but...

Stone County School Board discussing reopening plan

The Stone County School Board is meeting tonight to discuss its school readiness plan for the upcoming academic year, but some parents are still...

Single vehicle collision claims the life of George County teenager

State troopers responded to a single vehicle collision early Monday morning in Stone County that claimed the life of a George County teenager. Mississippi Highway...

George County teen dies in single-vehicle wreck

A George County teenager was killed Tuesday morning in a single-vehicle wreck in Stone County, the Mississippi Highway Patrol said in a press release. Troopers...

Mississippi reports 1,092 new cases of COVID-19, shattering record for single-day increase

The Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting 1,092 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 5 new deaths as of Thursday afternoon. Mississippi's...

One dead in fatal accident in Stone County

A deadly head-on collision claimed the life of 29-year-old Joshua Higginbotham early Monday morning in Stone County. “If you knew him, you loved him. If...

One dead in fatal accident in Stone County

A deadly head on-collision claimed the life of 29-year-old Joshua Higginbotham early Monday morning. The accident occurred in Stone County on Highway 26 and Walton...

Mississippi breaks single-day record of new COVID-19 cases with 611 statewide

(WXXV) — On Tuesday, the Mississippi State Department of Health reported 611 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 11 new deaths. This sets a...

1 person dead following head on collision on Highway 26 early Monday morning

(WXXV) — One person is dead after a head on collision in Stone County early Monday morning. According to the Mississippi State Highway Patrol, State...
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Trinity Episcopal Church Pumpkin Patch looks back on impacts of Hurricane Nate

The Trinity Episcopal Church Pumpkin Patch has been providing locals with the perfect pumpkins for 38 years now. Despite previous challenges like Hurricane Nate...

‘Downtown Biloxi Community Market Continues Festival Series’ Pumpkin Palooza October 29, 2020 canceled due to storm

Biloxi Main Street is canceling the Downtown Community Market Festival Series that was scheduled for Thursday, October 29, 2020. The market festival is canceled due...

Jackson County Circuit Clerk open Wednesday for absentee voting

Although Jackson County Government offices will be closing at noon Wednesday in preparation of Tropical Storm Zeta, the Jackson County Circuit Clerk’s Office will...
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City of Biloxi makes final preps for Zeta

Cities across the Coast are making their preparations as Zeta continues its track through the Gulf and the City of Biloxi is asking residents...