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Two South Mississippi elementaries named Blue Ribbon schools

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona today recognized 325 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2021, including four schools in Mississippi. Two of the four Mississippi schools are in South Mississippi. The recognition is based on a school’s overall…

Woolmarket Christmas Parade took place this weekend

In Woolmarket, the Biloxi community came together to spread Christmas cheer as the fourth annual Woolmarket Christmas Parade brought some light during this tough year. Showering the crowd with candy, toys, stuffed animals, beads, and much more.…

Woolmarket City Center expansion underway

The $250,000 expansion for the Woolmarket City Center is underway. The expansion is funded by the City of Biloxi and will include renovations to the center located on Kayleigh Cove in the Woolmarket area. Currently, the city center already has…

Fire Station 10 near completion

The new Fire Station 10 on Old Highway 67 in Biloxi is near completion. Biloxi Fire Chief Joe Boney gave us a tour of the new station. It’s equipped with a spacious kitchen, designated gym room, multiple bedrooms, and an…

Suspect wanted for string of burglaries in Harrison County

Harrison County authorities are looking for a person regarding a string of burglaries in the Woolmarket area. According to Sheriff Troy Peterson, on March 21st, deputies responded to three burglaries in Woolmarket. On March 25th, deputies responded to two burglaries…

Rollover accident injures two on I-10

A rollover accident on I-10 near the Woolmarket exit leaves two people injured. According to Biloxi police, around 4:30 Sunday afternoon a single-vehicle accident occurred, ejecting two people from the vehicle. Major Chris De Back says one person is alert…

FAMOUS FIGURES COME TO LIFE AT NORTH WOOLMARKET MIDDLE SCHOOL

Famous figures from all throughout history came to life tonight at North Woolmarket middle school. Sixth grade students hosted a "living wax museum" with Babe Ruth, Mother Teresa, Kate Middleton and many more. Each student got to pick who they…

Opening a new chapter in the Woolmarket community

It’s an exciting day for the Woolmarket community as a new library is welcomed to the area. Up until mid-2018, the library was housed in a 900 square foot mobile home near the fire station. People described it as ‘hanging…

PRAYER VIGIL FOR PATTON TILLMAN

Sunday evening 12 year old Patton Tillman was riding his side by side cart on his families land in Harrison County when he crashed and landed with the vehicle on top of him... Causing life threatening injuries. Tillman was airlifted…

Sidewalk project in the works in Woolmarket

The City of Biloxi signed an agreement with the Mississippi Department of Transportation to install about a mile of new sidewalk in Woolmarket. The sidewalk would run from the intersection of Woolmarket Road and Lorraine Road, north of Lorraine Road…

Flooding leaves Woolmarket residents frustrated

With the heavy rains we’ve been experiencing some Woolmarket residents received flooding on the neighborhood streets that they say they normally do not see and are now frustrated with the draining, the construction that’s been done to the ditches, and…

New Businesses At Woolmarket Exit

Biloxi Mayor "FoFo" Gilich has been focusing on expansion and has introduced a number of projects which aim to bring millions of visitors to Biloxi. And with the hopes of bringing such large numbers of visitors what does the city…

Duck hunting reminder

Duck season is among us and the Biloxi Police Department wants to remind all their residents that the use of guns in city limits is strictly prohibited. Biloxi’s code says “it shall be unlawful for any person to discharge any…

Update on Belle La Vie Property Development

With work on the Bella La Vie property development set to begin in the next few months, Woolmarket residents still have many concerns surrounding the 625 acre project. Bob Lee’s family has lived in Woolmarket for decades. “My aunt and…

Progress for new fire station in Woolmarket

It’s been a long time coming, but progress is underway in Woolmarket for a brand new Biloxi fire station. Crews already knocked down several trees to make way for station 10 off Old Highway 67. A sign is posted on…

Belle La Vie property rezoned in Woolmarket

It was a busy day in Biloxi as the City Council had many important matters of business to attend too. Among those was the rezoning of property for the proposed Belle La Vie Development in Woolmarket. Many Woolmarket residents feel…

Belle La Vie vote postponed in Biloxi

Woolmarket residents eager to learn if the City of Biloxi will approve the proposed Belle La Vie subdivision will have to wait a little longer. Last night, the City Council tabled the vote on Belle La Vie for a later…

"Belle La Vie" Community Discussion

Tonight's Biloxi City Council Meeting is expected to take place in front of a "Standing-Room Only" audience. One of the "Hot Topics" on tonight's agenda? A proposal to create Belle La Vie. The proposed subdivision in Woolmarket would bring single-family…