Biloxi Local Business
33 min ago | via PRWeb
Edwin D. Armbruster , known as 'Captain Ed' to his colleagues, lived a fascinating life as he flew thousands of hours over the jungles of Panama and the Caribbean in single engine planes . Over 700 students called him their instructor as he piloted them from Atlantic to Pacific over and along the Panama Canal , through Panama, Central and South America. Comment?
7 hrs ago | via WLOX-TV Biloxi
You may have noticed orange caution flags along the beach. The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality issued a water quality advisory over the weekend, recommending beach visitors stay out of the water. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via News 88.9 KNPR
The gaming industry wants to make eliminating illegal gambling a top priority. But, the industry's top lobbyist realizes there is "no silver bullet that will rid the country" of everything from illegal sports betting to black market slot machines. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 14 | via The Times-Picayune
Relatives and friends of Ronald Whitaker, 26, have passed out 1,000 flyers in the search for the missing Terrytown father and husband who disappeared early Sunday morning during a trip with friends to Biloxi, Miss. Relatives and friends of Ronald "Trey" Whitaker are desperately searching for the Terrytown husband and father who disappeared early Sunday morning while visiting the Gulf Coast, WWL-TV reports . Comment?
Monday Apr 13 | via Commercial Dispatch
A federal judge has ruled against Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood in his effort to keep Google from getting its hands on correspondence between Hood and lobbyists for the movie industry. It's the latest defeat for Hood in his effort to investigate the Internet search giant, after the same judge wrote a stinging opinion in March suggesting that Hood sent a 79-page subpoena to Google as retaliation for the company's refusal to buckle under to Hood's objections about what it posts online. Comment?
Saturday Apr 11 | via WTOK-TV Meridian
A federal judge has ruled against Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood in his effort to keep Google from getting its hands on correspondence between Hood and lobbyists for the movie industry. It's the latest defeat for Hood in his effort to investigate the Internet search giant. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via Daily World
AP analysis: VA reforms not helping patient care Major reforms not cutting wait times for care at VA hospitals Check out this story on dailyworld.com: This April 3, 2015 photo shows the Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System in Biloxi, Mississippi. About 5.4 percent of appointments completed at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Biloxi were delayed more than 30 days in February, almost twice the national average of 2.9 percent, according to an analysis of six months of appointment data at 940 VA hospitals and clinics nationwide from September 2014 to February 2015. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Foundation held its annual Scholarship Gala on April 8 at the Beau Rivage Resort and Casino in Biloxi. The annual event, which included the celebrity roast of Gov. Phil Bryant, dinner and a silent auction, raised $200,176 for MGCCC student scholarships, almost twice as much as raised in previous years. Comment?
Jun 7, 2014 | via Alabama Live
Billy Currington is shown performing on the beach behind the Flora-Bama for the Shindig on the Sand in June 2014. Currington plays Wind Creek Atmore this weekend. Comment?
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