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  • House plan: Little change in aid to schools in next 2 yearsHouse plan: Little change in aid to schools in next 2 years

    There would be little change in state aid to Mississippi public school districts in the next two years under a new funding formula being pushed by House Republican leaders.

    WLOX / 18 min. ago
  • What was your worst kitchen disaster of 2017? Mine was a hot dog chili casserole - Bradenton HeraldWhat was your worst kitchen disaster of 2017? Mine was a hot dog chili casserole - Bradenton Herald

    Bradenton HeraldWhat was your worst kitchen disaster of 2017? Mine was a hot dog chili casseroleBradenton HeraldWhat were the best and worse foods you ate in 2017? These could be from your own kitchen or at a restaurant. My kitchen disaster was a hot dog chili casserole that I thought my family might eat. It was made with biscuits, wieners, chili and cheese ...

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  • South Mississippi Strong: Lucy the Clown wants to brighten your worst daySouth Mississippi Strong: Lucy the Clown wants to brighten your worst day

    She calls herself Lucy the Clown and her mission in life is helping people have a better day. That's why we believe she's South Mississippi Strong.

    WLOX / 2 h. 16 min. ago
  • Hackers attempted to break into Singing River Health System's computersHackers attempted to break into Singing River Health System's computers

    Hackers attempted to break into the Singing River Health System’s computer overnight. The attempted cyber-attack triggered security protocols to protect the system’s data.

    WLOX / 4 h. 50 min. ago
  • Wintry mix possible Tuesday eveningWintry mix possible Tuesday evening

    While there is increasing confidence in wintry mix actually happening this evening in South MS, the question remains will it be enough to actually cause a major travel hazard.

    WLOX / 5 h. 2 min. ago
  • Agreement with insurance companies lifts age cap on autism therapy coverage in MSAgreement with insurance companies lifts age cap on autism therapy coverage in MS

    A leading treatment for children with autism will now be available to more Mississippians, thanks to an agreement between the state and three major Mississippi insurance providers.

    WLOX / 5 h. 49 min. ago
  • Gulfport students learn life skills through seminarGulfport students learn life skills through seminar

    One of the most important transitions in life is the one right after high school. Gulfport High School is hoping to prepare its students for this step into the real world through real life experience.

    WLOX / 6 h. 5 min. ago
  • Pipe-bursting cold, dangerous wind chills tonightPipe-bursting cold, dangerous wind chills tonight

    Dangerous cold coming tonight... protect pipes, pets, plants, & people with temps in the 10s & even colder feels-like temps. Hypothermia & frostbite will be possible early Wednesday.

    WLOX / 6 h. 18 min. ago
  • Jackson County teen killed in weekend crash identifiedJackson County teen killed in weekend crash identified

    A Jackson County teen killed in an accident Sunday morning has been identified. 

    WLOX / 6 h. 48 min. ago
  • CMR establishes 'No Wake Zone' in Davis BayouCMR establishes 'No Wake Zone' in Davis Bayou

    In the very near future, signs will be erected in Davis Bayou in Ocean Springs establishing a boating no wake zone on property near the Gulf Coast Research Lab. 

    WLOX / 7 h. 46 min. ago
  • LIST: Some South Mississippi schools cancel Wednesday classes because of coldLIST: Some South Mississippi schools cancel Wednesday classes because of cold

    Another winter blast reaches South Mississippi Tuesday and the forecast includes the possibility of snow and ice in several counties in South Mississippi. So, some school administrators are taking no chances.

    WLOX / 11 h. 3 min. ago
  • Employers can legally fire you for not coming to work in bad weatherEmployers can legally fire you for not coming to work in bad weather

    Many people have been asking whether or not your employer can penalize, or even fire you, for not coming to work when road conditions are bad. 

    WLOX / 21 h. 3 min. ago
  • Bill passed to direct 100% of BP settlement money to the Gulf CoastBill passed to direct 100% of BP settlement money to the Gulf Coast

    The Senate Appropriations Committee passed Bill 2176 Monday. The bill will direct 100 percent of the BP settlement money to go into an account set up for coastal projects.

    WLOX / 1 d. 1 h. 34 min. ago
  • A man was driving from San Antonio to Atlanta. Cocaine seized near Biloxi ended his trip.A man was driving from San Antonio to Atlanta. Cocaine seized near Biloxi ended his trip.

    A driver who said he was traveling from Texas to Georgia had 31 kilos of cocaine when he was pulled over on Interstate 10 in Harrison County, a court document says. Mario Guadalupe Pecina, 44, was driving a 2017 Infiniti ZX90, a luxury sport utility vehicle, when a Border Patrol agent stopped him on a traffic violation near Biloxi, a Homeland Security Investigations agent wrote in a criminal complaint.

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  • Accident blocks HWY 90 in front of Beau RivageAccident blocks HWY 90 in front of Beau Rivage

    Biloxi police are working an accident during morning rush hours. Dispatchers report the accident is in front of the Beau Rivage.

    Biloxi News / 1 d. 12 h. 23 min. ago
  • Sound Off for January 15: Why should upstate lawmakers get any of the BP settlement?Sound Off for January 15: Why should upstate lawmakers get any of the BP settlement?

    Laurel Lockamy of Gulfport, left, Shirley Tillman of Pass Christian, center, and Gilbert Ramseur of Ocean Springs take their signs while participating in the second annual Hands Across the Sand on the beach in Biloxi on Saturday, June 25 2011. Laurel Lockamy of Gulfport, left, Shirley Tillman of Pass Christian, center, and Gilbert Ramseur of Ocean Springs take their signs while participating in the second annual Hands Across the Sand on the beach in Biloxi on Saturday, June 25 2011.

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  • People escaping the frigid temperatures wait for a hot meal at the Seashore MissionPeople escaping the frigid temperatures wait for a hot meal at the Seashore Mission

    When the cold weather shelter in D'Iberville closes for the day, the people who spent the night there load onto CTA buses that take them to Seashore Mission in Biloxi. "We really don't have any place to go after these places close, and it's just you know, we try to stay out of trouble but some people don't want us sitting on the benches," said Tracy Daniel, a woman who regularly spends the days at Seashore Mission.

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  • Community gathers to walk for life in BiloxiCommunity gathers to walk for life in Biloxi

    "We have the rosary rally, in which we all pray the rosary," said Father Colten Symmes. "We have mass going on celebrated by Bishop Kinneman.

    Biloxi News / 1 d. 19 h. 14 min. ago
  • 2018 MLK Sunday Inspiration Service in Biloxi2018 MLK Sunday Inspiration Service in Biloxi

    In the wake of racial division being more highly publicized, the theme for this year's MLK Coastwide celebration was "Where do we go from here?" "I think this message about where do we go from here is very important. It's very fitting.

    Biloxi News / 1 d. 19 h. 14 min. ago
  • D'Iberville woman killed in early-morning wreck - WLOXD'Iberville woman killed in early-morning wreck - WLOX

    D'Iberville woman killed in early-morning wreckWLOXA D'Iberville woman is dead after being thrown from her vehicle early Sunday morning. It happened around 2:40 a.m. in Biloxi on Highway 15, south of Lamey Bridge Road, near the off ramp at Highway 67. Officials say Ileen Lopez, 23, was driving in the ...and more »

    Google News / 2 d. 8 h. 25 min. ago
  • Millions of dollars in new projects going up in GulfportMillions of dollars in new projects going up in Gulfport

    "What we've got going on, what we typically call the island between the bridges, between the Kramer bridge and the Seaway Bridge," said Pietrangelo. "We've got $7.5 million worth of development going on.

    Biloxi News / 2 d. 21 h. 51 min. ago
  • Hard freeze warning continues for Coast. Snow may be in the mix for next weekHard freeze warning continues for Coast. Snow may be in the mix for next week

    Icicles hang from the fountain at Beau View condominiums in Biloxi on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. A hard freeze warning is in effect for South Mississippi from 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 until 8 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018.

    Biloxi News / 3 d. 2 h. 18 min. ago
  • 186 ecstasy pills are worth a lengthy prison term for this Moss Point man186 ecstasy pills are worth a lengthy prison term for this Moss Point man

    A Moss Point man is going to prison for having 186 doses of ecstasy made with meth when a Biloxi police officer pulled him over in a traffic stop. Shawn Oliff Lavant, 28, received a 25-year prison term this week after a Harrison County jury found him guilty of possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance.

    Biloxi News / 3 d. 6 h. 45 min. ago
  • Traffic moving again after 2 police cruisers hit in Biloxi - WLOXTraffic moving again after 2 police cruisers hit in Biloxi - WLOX

    Traffic moving again after 2 police cruisers hit in BiloxiWLOXTwo Biloxi Police cruisers were struck by a vehicle while responding to an accident early Saturday. (Source: Brandy Luker). BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -. Traffic is flowing after two Biloxi police cruisers were hit by another vehicle Saturday morning. The wreck ...

    Google News / 3 d. 11 h. 13 min. ago
  • Police cruisers hit on I-110; traffic at a standstillPolice cruisers hit on I-110; traffic at a standstill

    Authorities are on the scene of an accident in Biloxi right now after two police cruisers were hit by another vehicle. The officers were responding to multiple accidents just north of the drawbridge.

    Biloxi News / 3 d. 11 h. 13 min. ago
  • Judge denies Lewis' request for new trialJudge denies Lewis' request for new trial

    Circuit Court Judge Larry Bourgeois on Thursday denied a request for a new trial for Oren Lewis, who was convicted of murder in Hancock County Circuit Court last June. Lewis, 34, appeared in circuit court in Biloxi for a hearing on his motion, which was filed on June 30, 2017.

    Biloxi News / 3 d. 22 h. 19 min. ago
  • Police arrest 3rd suspect in Armed Robbery investigation, still searching for 1Police arrest 3rd suspect in Armed Robbery investigation, still searching for 1

    The Gulfport Police Department arrested 16-year-old Andre Sullivan of Gulfport Wednesday. Sullivan has been charged with two counts of Armed Robbery as an adult.

    WLOX / 4 d. 0 h. 40 min. ago
  • There are several varieties of king cake to be found in South Mississippi during Carnival season.There are several varieties of king cake to be found in South Mississippi during Carnival season.

    It's Mardi Gras season on the Coast and king cakes are popping up everywhere, from local bakeries to chain stores. Although New Orleans eateries are offering up king cakes with flavors like fig and goat cheese , Coast bakers are offering up the Carnival favorite in traditional varieties such as strawberry cream cheese and unique flavors such as pulled pork, chocolate almond and praline pecan.

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  • They helped this Gulfport student achieve beyond expectationsThey helped this Gulfport student achieve beyond expectations

    A caring teacher and a determined mother who helped Gulfport High School senior Zachary Davis be a successful student despite having Asperger's syndrome, which is on the autism spectrum. A caring teacher and a determined mother who helped Gulfport High School senior Zachary Davis be a successful student despite having Asperger's syndrome, which is on the autism spectrum.

    Biloxi News / 4 d. 7 h. 22 min. ago more
  • You can honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the Coast this weekendYou can honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the Coast this weekend

    South Mississippi's annual program to honor the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. begins Friday and continues through Monday with a parade in downtown Gulfport. Coast gathers in Biloxi to observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parade and Battle of Bands at MGM Park.

    Biloxi News / 4 d. 12 h. 11 min. ago
  • United Way of South Mississippi appoints new chief executive officer - WLOXUnited Way of South Mississippi appoints new chief executive officer - WLOX

    United Way of South Mississippi appoints new chief executive officerWLOX“I am honored to join the team at the United Way of South Mississippi and continuing the legacy of creating lasting impact in our communities and improving the quality of life in South Mississippi," said Springer. "I look forward to collaborating with ...and more »

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  • Biloxi woman arrested for felony credit card fraud - WLOXBiloxi woman arrested for felony credit card fraud - WLOX

    Biloxi woman arrested for felony credit card fraudWLOXInvestigators discovered that Salisbury was the suspect in all the fraudulent transactions. Salisbury was transported to the Harrison County Adult Detention Center for processing. Bond is set at $15,000.00. Anyone who has information regarding this ...and more »

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  • Cold weather shelters remain open across South MississippiCold weather shelters remain open across South Mississippi

    As temperatures continue to drop significantly, cold weather shelters remain open across South Mississippi. If you need a warm place to sleep tonight these shelters are open: 

    WLOX / 18 d. 1 h. 10 min. ago
  • Here are the big New Year's Eve events on the Mississippi Coast - The Sun HeraldHere are the big New Year's Eve events on the Mississippi Coast - The Sun Herald

    The Sun HeraldHere are the big New Year's Eve events on the Mississippi CoastThe Sun HeraldParty & Oyster Ball Drop at Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum, 115 First St., Biloxi. Music by Blackwater Brass, hors d'oeuvres, full bar, favors and beignets for the oyster drop and fireworks at midnight. $90 per couple, $50 per person. 8:30 p.m.-12 ...and more »

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  • Here are the restaurants open on Christmas in South Mississippi - The Sun HeraldHere are the restaurants open on Christmas in South Mississippi - The Sun Herald

    The Sun HeraldHere are the restaurants open on Christmas in South MississippiThe Sun HeraldHard Rock Casino Biloxi: Holiday menu at the Buffet with baked oysters, royal reds and more for $28.99, plus get 2 lbs. of snow crab legs and complimentary draft beet for $32.99. ▫ Harrah's Gulf Coast Casino: Normal hours and menu at Flavors Buffet ...and more »

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  • Man in critical condition after Biloxi shooting - WLOXMan in critical condition after Biloxi shooting - WLOX

    Man in critical condition after Biloxi shootingWLOXLaw enforcement reports the victim as a 28-year-old male. No name has been released yet. On Friday evening, police responded to the 300 block of Augusta Court in East Biloxi to address a reported shooting. Authorities say an altercation there resulted ...

    Google News / 24 d. 20 h. 14 min. ago
  • Biloxi shooting suspect ID'd but not in custody - WLOXBiloxi shooting suspect ID'd but not in custody - WLOX

    Biloxi shooting suspect ID'd but not in custodyWLOXBiloxi police are investigating a late night shooting that left one man injured. Major Christopher De Back told WLOX News Now a call came in just after midnight about shots fired at the Hidden Oaks Apartments on Abbey Court. "Our officers went to the ...and more »

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  • How can the Coast bring 2 million more visitors a year? Mayors reach out to tourism agency - The Sun HeraldHow can the Coast bring 2 million more visitors a year? Mayors reach out to tourism agency - The Sun Herald

    The Sun HeraldHow can the Coast bring 2 million more visitors a year? Mayors reach out to tourism agencyThe Sun HeraldJan. 8 is the first day on the job for Milton Segarra, the new director of Coast tourism, but two Coast mayors went to Thursday's meeting of Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast is hopes of meeting him. Biloxi Mayor Andrew “FoFo” Gilich said it was the first ...and more »

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