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21 min ago | The Mississippi Press
Emily Nguyen, an Honors Biology student at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College's Jackson County Campus, discusses her findings during the final day of a bioquest at the campus's Estuarine Education Center.
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4 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
Rapper Lil Boosie will not be performing for Mississippi Gulf Coast Spring Break this weekend, event promoter Keith Brown told radio station WJZD in a live interview Wednesday evening.
8 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi
A Mobile man who pleaded guilty to robbing two check cashing businesses in Jackson County has been sentenced to 20 years behind bars.
9 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press
The West Jackson County Utility District Board of Commissioners will hold a board meeting at 9 a.m. on Tuesday at the district office located at 7312 Rose Farm Road.
The city received a $5,000 grant to study the feasibility of a smoke-free ordinance.
The Jackson County Historical and Genealogical Society will meet on Tuesday, April 22, and welcome honors history students from the Jackson County campus of MGCCC who will report on a historical marker project they have undertaken for the City of Pascagoula.
A storm barreled through Mississippi Gulf Coast communities, leaving about a dozen damaged or destroyed RV trailers at one campground Tuesday amid downed trees and power lines.
The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce announced the 20 recipients of the 2014 Facade Grant Program this morning at the chamber offices in downtown Pascagoula.
Hwy 613, Moss Point: On 04/12/2014, Delana Marshay Bosarge Was Arrested And Charged With Driving Under The Influence.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Department is asking the public's help in locating Tammy Renee King, a Tennessee woman who has been missing since 2011 but has been seen in coastal Mississippi and Alabama.
Jackson County EOC Director Earl Etheridge says straight-line winds hit the campground on Martin Bluff Road.
She also walks well on a leash and knows how to sit on command - but she's ready to learn some new tricks.
Sgt. Richard Davis was named officer of the year for Jackson County during the fourth annual Law Enforcement Breakfast, which was sponsored by the Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers on April 8. That same day, Detective Kim Stevens was presented the law enforcement award by the Gulf Coast Women's Center for Nonviolence at its community recognition ... (more)
A camper split open while driving eastbound on Interstate 10 on Saturday afternoon, blocking the right lane and causing traffic delays.
Thanks to the support of the business community and a small group of city employees, the annual Ocean Springs Easter Egg Hunt continues to be one of the more popular family events in the city each year.