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Waveland, Mississippi is located in Hancock County. Zip codes in Waveland, MS include 39576. The median home price in Waveland is $109,800. More Waveland information.

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Honorees announced for this year's Hancock Chamber Salute to Business and Industry Annual Awards Gala

Sometimes referred to as a local version of the Academy Awards, the Hancock Chamber Annual Awards Gala recognizes outstanding achievements in citizenship, tourism, industry and business.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Governor Bryant asked to allow casinos in Waveland

Will Waveland residents one day see slot machines and poker tables in their city? The mayor and board of aldermen are waiting to see if the governor will sign off on a change to the city's charter that would allow gaming within the city limits.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Local family sues Bay over 'worthless' beach property

A prominent Bay St. Louis family has filed suit against the city of Bay St. Louis claiming that a city zoning ordinance made its beach-front property worthless.

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Sea Coast Echo

Escapee captured, six more arrested

A man who escaped the Hancock County jail on Sunday was captured on Wednesday, along with six other people who allegedly assisted him Hancock County Sheriff Ricky Adam said Wednesday that Perry D. Thomas, 28, was captured at a residence in Biloxi.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Sunherald.com

Americans on the road again as economy improves

JUSTIN MITCHELL/SUN HERALDCooper Lemons of Long Beach slides at Buccaneer Bay Water Park in Waveland.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Waveland earns MAC grant to rebuild mosaic in front of city hall

The original mosaic in front of Waveland City Hall, which was destroyed during Hurricane Katrina.

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Sea Coast Echo

Waveland may okay casino plan

The city of Waveland is actively seeking ways to spur economic development and a future casino may be one option, officials said Tuesday.

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WWL-TV New Orleans

Northshore authorities help in search for Miss. escaped inmate

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. -- The escape trail begins along three fences outside of the Hancock County Jail exercise yard in Mississippi.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Bay Harbor Opens

The long-awaited Bay St. Louis Municipal Harbor and Marina open for business at 8 a.m. on Saturday, about three weeks ahead of the latest estimates.

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

New bus service for Hancock Co. seniors & disabled

Coast Transit Authority wants to make getting around a lot easier for senior citizens.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

CASA inducts 9 volunteers to advocate for child victims of abuse and neglect in Hancock County

Front row, from left: James Van Cleave, Jerry Beaugez, Jasmine Snodgrass, Myron Labat, Sr., Sue Layel, Lindsey Richard, Pam Martin, Samantha Johnson, and Sandy Hawkins.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Waveland eyes economic development strategies

City leaders in Waveland met Thursday to discuss a new economic development strategy in the city The city recently hired a economic development consultant and the purpose of Thursday's meeting was to develop a plan for future development.

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Sunherald.com

'Summer of Seafood' kicks off today across Coast

While shrimp boats were lined up across the horizon, inside the Biloxi Visitors Center their fresh catch was being sampled during Friday's announcement of the "Summer of Seafood" celebration.

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Sunherald.com

Waveland burglary leads to forgery and drug charges

Investigation of a burglary and stolen checks led to a parolee's arrest, and a key found in his pocket led to drug charges for him and a woman found at a Bay St. Louis hotel, police said.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Waveland man sentenced for oil spill fraud

A commercial fisherman in Mississippi has been sentenced to three years in prison for mail fraud related to the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Waveland's Ground Zero Museum officially open to public this Friday

Although it was dedicated last year, Waveland's Ground Zero Hurricane Museum will officially open to the public with regular business hours this Friday.

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Fri Jun 13, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Hog Wild in Waveland: Loose animals raise a ruckus

Wild hogs have caused a ruckus in some Waveland neighborhoods. The Waveland Police Department is asking residents to report sightings immediately and to refrain from trying to shoot or capture the animals themselves.

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Thu Jun 12, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

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The back road to Diamondhead has become the city's new hot spot. Several businesses have opened over the past few months along Kapalama Drive, and more are on the way.

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