Tuesday Aug 26
Jones Park in Gulfport becoming one popular place
It has been called the front door to the City of Gulfport. Jones Park is a $35 million development, making it one of the largest post-Katrina public improvement projects.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Man suspected of burning Long Beach toddler
Long Beach police have arrested a Biloxi man on a felony child-abuse charge alleging he caused second-degree burns to a 16-month-old boy.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
DMR's Spraggins nominated to join Gulfport-Biloxi airport board
Spraggins, chief operating officer for the Department of Marine Resources, previously ran an unsuccessful campaign for Gulfport mayor and was serving as Harrison County Emergency Management Agency director when Hurricane Katrina hit.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Sound Off for Aug. 19
Congrats to Michael Whigham. You are a great example to us all. We should all try to follow your lead.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Religion Briefs for South Mississippi
Anglo-Catholic Chapel of St. Benedict: Low Mass and sermon on the spiritual and corporal works of mercy, 7:30 a.m. Aug. 17. The Great Litany and Morning Prayer with homily on the Anglican view on conversion and salvation, 9 a.m. Aug. 17. Address: 1902 24th St., Gulfport.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Our View: City should consider privatization of public works
Last week, as the city council and mayor were engaged in a discussion of the city's grim financial outlook, councilman Bill Gavin pushed back when the city's chief operations officer, David Armstrong, suggested that a tax increase was inevitable.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Mississippi Press
Ingalls Shipbuilding donates $53,640 to MGCCC Transitions Academy
PASCAGOULA, Miss. -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' Ingalls Shipbuilding division has donated $53,640 to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College for the purchase of welding machines to be used at the school's new Transitions Academy to be housed at MGCCC's West Harrison County Center in Long Beach, Miss.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Chantilly? Gentilly? Whatever you call it, it's delicious
A Biloxi reader asked for a recipe for Gentilly cake. I had not heard of this cake, but readers and my husband have.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
USM president exploring more power for Long Beach campus
University of Southern Mississippi President Rodney Bennett said he is exploring site-based accreditation for the Gulf Park campus in Long Beach, which would give it more independence from the main campus in Hattiesburg.
The Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art in Biloxi is featuring "June Ward: Passages and Possibilities" and an essay by Martha Mabey through Dec. 6. The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park campus in Long Beach opened an exhibit by photographer Mike Ramsey of Bay St. Louis.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Mississippi Press
USM announces $1M nursing degree grant for veterans
The University of Southern Mississippi has received a $1 million grant to help veterans who are pursuing bachelor's degrees in nursing at the Gulf Park campus in Long Beach.
South Shore Record
RipLB unites residents in the fight against addiction
More than half of the people in the Long Beach Middle School auditorium raised their hands, a chilling reminder of just how far the community has to go in the fight against addiction, specifically addiction to heroin.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Sun Herald | Editorial: Climate may be changing, but our letters policy isn't
Today's Letters to the Editor from Will Watson of Long Beach and Will Clark of Diamondhead could hardly be more in disagreement.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Micheal Mabry's Delta art on display at the Ohr-O'Keefe Museum
Artist Micheal Mabry was recently honored by a Fellowship Award from the Mississippi Arts Commission.
Four Coast lawmakers honored by pro-business group
Rep. Greg Haney, R-Gulfport, Rep. Carolyn Crawford, R-Pass Christian, Richard Bennett, R-Long Beach, and Manly Barton, R-Moss Point, were cited for their efforts in pro-business legislation from Mississippi's Business and Political Education Committee.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Injured Harrison County K-9 chipped two bones in felon's capture
A German shepherd K-9 injured in a takedown Sunday has been diagnosed with two chipped bones in a leg, Harrison County Sheriff Melvin Brisolara said.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Long Beach man accused of striking K9 deputy and dog with car
A Long Beach man is in hot water with the law after he allegedly led authorities on a high speed chase and struck a Harrison County sheriff's deputy and his K9 partner with his vehicle.