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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 $100,000. More Waveland information.

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5 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

Movie studio under construction in Waveland

The words "Lights, Cameras, Action" will soon be heard in the City of Waveland. A Hollywood film maker is in the process of opening a movie studio in the city.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Rickey's may soon return to Waveland

A popular local restaurant may be returning to Waveland, nearly nine years after it was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina.

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Sunherald.com

Waveland mayor to retire at end of term

Less than two weeks after publicly supporting same-sex marriage, Waveland Mayor David Garcia has announced he will retire at the end of his term.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Sunherald.com

Police investigating after body found in Waveland home

Mac Cowand. Cowand said no other details regarding the death are immediately available, but a release will be sent to media within the hour.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sunherald.com

Grimm headlines big weekend at Bay Harbor Fest

The Bay St. Louis Municipal Harbor will be jumping this weekend with more than 5,000 visitors expected for three days of live music and family fun at the second annual Bay Harbor Fest.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Supers put off LGBT resolution

The Hancock County Board of Supervisors on Monday declined to act on a request for a non discrimination resolution.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Sunherald.com

Bay Harbor Fest: It's where you'll want to be this weekend

TIM ISBELL/SUN HERALDThe Bay Harbor Fest is a three-day party, starting Friday, that will join the city in celebrating the grand opening of the new harbor.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Sunherald.com

Report: Waveland mayor first in state to publicly support same-sex marriage

Waveland Mayor David Garcia said he believes that all residents in his city should have the freedom to marry, and his opinion was made public on Wednesday.

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Sea Coast Echo

Waveland waiting for FEMA ok for new police station construction

Construction on Waveland's new police department was halted in 2012 due to a dispute between the city and the contractor.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Madison County Herald

Heart Association calls for Pulse Oximetry screening

March 12, 2007 was the most terrifying day of Tracy Shields' life. Tracy, who lives in Waveland, Mississippi, took her newborn daughter Lily to the doctor for her two week check-up where the doctor discovered an abnormal heart rhythm.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Waveland to Re-dedicate Veterans Memorial on Beach

The Waveland Veteran's Memorial at the foot of Coleman Avenue has been completely restored and the city is nearing a rededication ceremony.

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Sea Coast Echo

New Hancock tourism sign unveiled

Officials from the Hancock County Tourism Bureau, Hancock County, and the cities of Bay St. Louis and Waveland on Friday unveil this new Welcome Sign near the I-10/Highway 603 interchange.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

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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