COVID-19

Feeding kids during school closure

Many students in the Ocean Springs School District rely on their school lunches each day. With the recent school closures due to the Coronavirus, there are many families unsure of how they will feed their children lunch. This is why…

The Salvation Army Kroc Center closes due to coronavirus

The Salvation Army Kroc Center Mississippi Gulf Coast elected to close, as COVID-19 cases in South Mississippi increase. "In light of the national developments and rapidly changing conditions regarding the spread of COVID-19 (commonly referred to as coronavirus), the Kroc…

All MHSAA competition and practice suspended through March 29

CLINTON — To protect the health and safety of our students and communities, the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) is suspending all sanctioned contests and activities due to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Mississippi. This policy was put in…

SEC suspends play through April 15th

As the Coronavirus continues to bring the sports world to a screeching halt, new information about COVID-19 is leading to even more suspensions and cancellations right here in our backyard. Today, the Southeastern Conference modified its original mandate to suspend…

Mississippi Gulf Coast Spring Break canceled

Another popular spring break event on the Gulf Coast has also announced its cancellation. Mississippi Gulf Coast Spring Break has decided to cancel their annual event set for April 2nd through the 5th. Everyone that purchased tickets for the event…

Pine Hill Festival canceled in Stone County

The Pine Hill Festival in Stone County has been canceled. The event was set for next weekend. Organizers hope they will be able to announce a rescheduled event this fall. The state has recommended that gatherings of more than 250…

Six cases of Coronavirus in Mississippi

Today, the Mississippi State Department of Health reports there are now six positive cases of Coronavirus in the state. The Mississippi State Department of Health says three more people have tested positive for Coronavirus, increasing the total to six. At…