local business

‘Tis the season to shop local

Tis the season to shop local! South Mississippi businesses and business leaders are stocking up and looking forward to Christmas shopping season. 2020 has been packed with challenges, but you and yours don’t have to have a…

Local businesses weigh-in on new face mask mandate

Are the tighter COVID-19 restrictions putting a squeeze on businesses affected here in South Mississippi? It’s business once again and as usual, these few days into the governor’s new mask mandate, according to Butch Simpson, co-owner of Negrotto’s Frame and…

New local business set to open in Ocean Springs

There’s a new local business on the block in Downtown Ocean Springs. The Rooftop Taco and Tequila Bar officially opens its door just time for Taco Tuesday tomorrow. Plans to open the business were in the works most of last…

Your Local Choice Awards 2018

[ss-promo op_id="500725" op_guid="b0577f45-051b-464a-bd8f-2c8b3f315624" routing="hash"] Nominate Your Favorite Local Businesses now through September 7th AND be sure to come back and vote once daily between Sept 17th & October 12th! The top overall vote-getting business will receive a $10,000 marketing schedule…

Shopping local on Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday is one of the biggest days of the year to shop online with internet-based companies raking in billions of dollars from online sales. Does this hurt local business? News 25’s Gina Tomlinson checked in with local business owners…

Restaurant Celebrates 60 Years

Sixty years of po’boys, shrimp sandwiches and catfish were celebrated at Bozo’s Seafood and Deli in Pascagoula this morning. A crowd filled with family, friends and city officials honored the third generation seafood hot spot with a ribbon cutting ceremony.…