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Sales tax report: People spend less on Coast in June
Sales tax revenue is expected to be down in Gautier, where much of the Singing River Mall is being demolished, yet Gulfport, Long Beach and Moss Point also had a dip in sales in June.
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Family loses appeal of Miss. casino suit
Glenn, 30, collapsed in his hotel room at the IP Casino resort the night of Aug. 6, 2009, and died the next day of alcohol poisoning combined with prescription medications, court records show.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Stan Tiner | The painful story of Ja-Naya Thompson: Daughter of the Coast, told through tears
There is a profound professional and even personal pride that is taken by our newsroom in telling South Mississippi's story each day; the joys and triumphs of her people, and many layers of news that creates the first draft of our history.
Justin Mitchell/Sun HERALDBay St. Louis Councilman At Large Mike Favre during a meeting Monday.
With the Bay St. Louis City Council set to approve the audit report at Tuesday's 5:30 meeting, the auditors who completed the report could give no opinion on the city's financial situation.
The Mississippi Press
Lucedale, Gulfport suspects arrested in Gulfport for armed robbery, possession of meth, weapons
Three suspects -- two males and one female -- have been arrested and are facing multiple charges after police say they robbed a man at gunpoint outside a Gulfport casino, led police on a chase and were also found with methamphetamine.
The Mississippi Press
Floor Trader helps area animal shelters, pet adoption Saturday
Floor Trader is asking the community to join them in their effort to help the Humane Society of South Mississippi and the A.P.E.A. adopt out a record number of pets within the next month by covering standard adoption fees.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Mississippi Press
Gulfport police seek suspect in Sunday's attempted kidnapping of 13-year-old girl
The Gulfport Police Department is requesting the public's assistance in solving the crime of attempted kidnapping, according to a department news release.
Bingo in South Mississippi
American Legion Post 1992: 2:30 p.m. Sundays, early-bird games, regular games following; 3824 Old Spanish Trail, Gautier.
Community comes together to search, then grieve, for Janaya Thompson
JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALDNacole James of Gulfport, center, leads a prayer near a trailer on Whitney Drive in Gulfport where the body of five-year-old Janaya Thompson was found on Thursday.
Air service could be key to South Mississippi casino, tourism market
JOHN FITZHUGH/SUN HERALDA Vision Air flight takes off from Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport in Gulfport on Wednesday June 26, 2013.
No owner listed: 485 Caillavet St., $1.1 million, C. Roberds General Contractors, 400 parking spaces, drainage ponds, lighting, etc.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Sunfish North Americans sail at Bay-Waveland YC on July 28
SUN HERALD FILE Eduardo Cordero of Venezula wins the last race in the Sunfish North American Championships at Bay-Waveland Yacht Club in Bay St. Louis.
Sound Off for July 20
I had to comment on the job your newspaper did in reporting this weeks tragic event "A life too short."
Religion Briefs for South Mississippi
Anglo-Catholic Chapel of St. Benedict: Anglican Morning Prayer from the 1928 Book of Common Prayer, 9 a.m. July 20. Holy Eucharist and sermon on the indwelling of the Holy Spirit in the believer, 11 a.m. July 20. Daily Holy Communion, 7:30 a.m. July 21-25.
Sea Coast Echo
Pass man convicted of murder
It took a Harrison County jury about an hour Wednesday to find a Pass Christian man guilty of murdering his girlfriend in June 2012, according to a press release from District Attorney Joel Smith.
Around South Mississippi
Classes United Reunion will take place Thursday through July 27 for the Gulfport East and Gulfport High classes of 1969 through 1975.
Crime briefs for South Mississippi
A habitual offender was sentenced to serve 13 years in prison for intent to distribute heroin, District Attorney Joel Smith said.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Go-kart racing series returns to Gulfport
The hand-crafted, oval-shaped dirt track took three days to create with up to 12 workers at one time.
Amber Alert would have added little to search for Janaya
Janaya Thompson's body was found in a vacant trailer in Gulfport on Thursday. She was 5 years old and had disappeared the night before.
Gulfport man accused of failing to appear in court
Tommy Lamar McLaurin was wanted on a warrant for failing to appear in court on an embezzlement charge when deputies received a complaint of a suspicious vehicle on Hutter Road, Chief Deputy Landi Phillips said.