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  1. Tear gas ends Picayune police standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A four hour standoff in Picayune came to an end with tear gas and a police raid Thursday afternoon. Authorities say 28-year-old Joseph Ryan Sumrall held police at bay in his East Sycamore Street home.


  2. Paul's Pastry wins Southern Living's 2015 King Cake FaceoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A South Mississippi bakery is now a regional champion. Paul's Pastry in Picayune won Southern Living's 2015 King Cake Faceoff.


  3. Miss. Senate rejects effort to dump Common Core standardsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Mississippi could create a group to recommend new academic standards for its schools, under a bill the state Senate has passed . But after more than an hour of debate Wednesday, senators rejected a plan to make the state unequivocally dump Common Core State Standards.


  4. New grant will help battle heart disease in PicayuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2013 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A $152,000 grant was awarded today to Manna Ministries in Picayune. The grant came from the AstraZeneca Pharmaceutical Foundation.


  5. 6-month-old Sawyer Jarrell suffers from Menkes SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Pearl River County couple is in a battle to save their infant's life. The 6-month-old boy suffers from a rare disease that is often fatal.


  6. Kyle VidalierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Police say one man is dead and another is charged with murder after an argument at a Picayune hotel turned deadly early Wednesday morning. Picayune Police Department Assistant Chief Jeremy Magri tells WLOX News 25-year-old Kyle Vidalier, of Orange, TX, is charged with murder in the stabbing death of 38-year-old Albert LeBlanc, Jr., of Vidor, TX.


  7. More Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Mississippi home school students would be able to participate in sports and extracurricular activities at their local public schools under a bill moving forward in the state Senate. The Senate Education Committee approved Senate Bill 2329 Tuesday on a split voice vote.


  8. One arrested; another still wanted for credit card fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The search is on for Karlesha Lowery, 21, of Chicago, IL for credit card fraud, according to Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania. Papania said a complaint that came in on September of 2014 stated Lowery and Kesi Pruitt, 35, of Fairburn, GA took $1,500 through a cash advance transaction from the victim's debit card without the victim's permission.


  9. Krewe of the Pearl continues to grow in PicayuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Goodyear Boulevard was the right place to start this year's Krewe of the Pearl Parade in Picayune on Saturday. It has been a very good year for the parade's growth.


  10. Mardi Gras beads will be flying all weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    If you love Mardi Gras, then you'll have a blast this weekend. The Carnival season begins with six parades across the Mississippi Gulf Coast.


  11. Mardi Gras parades start in South Mississippi this weekRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Sun Herald reports the Krewe of Legacy will kick off the series of parades at 1 p.m. Saturday in Pass Christian. The festivities will stretch to Pearl River County on Saturday with the Krewe of Pearl's parade at 2 p.m. in Picayune.


  12. Official: Dam to be repaired after lake drainsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A controlled breach of the failing Amackertown dam has alleviated chances the leaking structure will break, according to Pearl River County officials. The dam is located on a 50acre lake in Amackertown in north Pearl River County.


  13. BP spill's economic harm discussed on day 3 of penalty trialRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A government witness in a trial to determine civil penalties against BP for the 2010 Gulf oil spill says the disaster hurt a wide array of industries over a broad geographic area. Charles Mason also testified Thursday that the harm was only modestly countered by BP's spending and investment in the region.


  14. MLK Day Celebrations in South MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    People will gather in Moss Point at Pelican Landing for a day of service sponsored by the United Way. The event runs from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. The annual MLK Coastwide Parade rolls at 11 a.m. in Gulfport.


  15. Skeletal remains found in woods in Pearl River CountyRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Picayune Item reports a property owner looking for lost ducks found a human skull Tuesday in a wooded area near her home. Chief Deputy Shane Tucker says deputies and the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation were back at the scene Wednesday where they found a pelvis and other bones about 20 feet from the skull.


  16. Emergency crews searching for missing Marion County manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Marion County search and rescue crews are searching for a missing elderly man in the Expose Road area of the Goss Community in Marion County. According to emergency workers, Charles Luter, 70, was reported missing Wednesday afternoon around 3 p.m. According to emergency officials, Luter is an Alzheimer's patient.


  17. New legislative session and statewide elections on tap for 2015Read the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Before the campaigns get in full swing, incumbents will have to make it through the legislative session. Senator Terry Brown explained how election years are different at the State Capitol.


  18. Search on for Picayune shooting suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Picayune Police are searching for a man they believe fired shots into three houses and a car. Jaron Stubbs is wanted for aggravated assault and three counts of shooting into a dwelling.


  19. Flappy Bird cheats top google searches for Mississippi in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    According to a graphic by BGR.com , the most googled topic for Mississippi in 2014 was Flappy Bird cheats. The graphic shows the entire nation and the most popular topics, people and events each state googled more than any other.


  20. Ruling stands for Pearl River Co. in plant disputeRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The state Court of Appeals has upheld a judge's ruling against a group of residents who sought to block development of five acres near the construction site of a sand drying plant in Pearl River County. The Alliance Consulting Group is locating the plant on 30 acres between Nicholson and Picayune. 4 comments

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