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  1. Here's everything you need to know about this year's HoopsFest in BiloxiRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Sunherald.com

    ... addition to this year's HoopsFest is a Unified basketball game that will feature special needs students from Ocean Springs. The game will tip off at 5:20 p.m. "The Unified game will be a winner," said Matt McDonnnell, executive director of the ...

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  2. Frightening Words Caught on Video During Traffic Stop; Two ArrestedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | RickeyStokesNews.com

    Washington County Sheriff's deputies were reminded of the immediate dangers of a traffic stop last Thursday when reviewing the in-car camera footage. On December 6th, WCSO deputies stopped a vehicle on Moss Hill Road near S.R. 77. The driver, Richard Gann, 39, of Ocean Springs Mississippi, did not have a valid driver's license and passenger, Maggan Braddock, 27, of Gulf Port, was wanted out of Mississippi on an active warrant for fraud.

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  3. Grandson reopens longtime Ocean Springs restaurant Jocelyn's under a new nameRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    Jocelyn Mayfield, the owner and chef, finally had to retire, and the restaurant closed, to a very disappointed public, I might add. But recently, Patrick Bousqueto, Jocelyn's grandson, decided to reopen the restaurant.

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  4. State superintendent lauds Ocean Springs schools during 'Celebration of Excellence' tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Mississippi Press

    For the third year in a row, Mississippi state superintendent Carey Wright visited Ocean Springs as part of her annual "Celebration of Excellence" tour, which honors those public school districts which have earned an A rating from the state for that year. "Ocean Springs is one of only nine districts in the state that have earned this recognition for three consecutive years," Wright noted in her address.

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  5. Court of appeals upholds sentence of Ocean Springs rapist Cameron MayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2018 | The Mississippi Press

    Although the justices reversed one conviction, the 50-year sentence imposed on Ocean Springs rapist Cameron D. May last year will stand, the Mississippi Court of Appeals ruled this week. May was convicted in March 2017 of the Sept.

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  6. Bay splits with West Harrison, Rocks fall to Moss PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... the Lady Tigers have the night off. The Crescents do not play again until January 11th. The Hancock Hawks host Ocean Springs on Friday evening while the Pirates travel to St. Martin on Friday evening. See you at the games!

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  7. Appeals Court Upholds Flying Flag With Confederate EmblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | FindLaw

    A Mississippi city will continue to fly a flag that includes the confederate battle emblem, following a decision by a federal appeals court. The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed dismissal of a lawsuit against Ocean Springs that said the flag sent the message black people are not welcome.

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  8. Man who placed skimmers on Ocean Springs ATMs sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A man found guilty of setting up skimmers and cameras at an Ocean Springs credit union will spend the next three years in federal prison. Ricardo Arcanjo Ramos was also ordered to pay $25,087.50 in restitution to his victim.

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  9. Where to find hot chocolate on the Coast, from fireside seating to homemade marshmallowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Sunherald.com

    ... such as caramel, peppermint, hazelnut and mint. Served hot or cold. Bright Eyed Brew Co., 623 Washington Ave., Ocean Springs: House-made dark mocha sauce, steamed milk topped with toasted marshmallows and dusted with cocoa powder. Add any house-made ...

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  10. Ocean Springs' first Christmas parade an overwhelming successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Mississippi Press

    But even her wildest expectations were exceeded by Ocean Springs' first Christmas Parade, held this past Sunday in the downtown area. Despite chilly temperatures and in direct conflict with a New Orleans Saints game, hundreds of people lined the downtown streets for the parade, many dressed in holiday garb.

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  11. Who do you think was the best prep football coach on the Coast in 2018? Vote now.Read the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | Sunherald.com

    We have selected six coaches to choose from: Gulfport's John Archie, Poplarville's Jay Beech, Harrison Central's Casey Cain, Picayune's Dodd Lee, Ocean Springs' Ryan Ross and East Central's Seth Smith. Which do you think was the coach of the year? The high school football season has come to a close in South Mississippi and several coaches helped lead their teams to outstanding seasons.

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  12. Sound Off for Dec. 10, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Sunherald.com

    ... without jobs to pay the bills and pay for college. To the person complaining about excessive train whistles in Ocean Springs: First, it's a engineer, not a conductor, blowing the horn. Second, federal law mandating that the horn must be blown at a ...

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  13. A heavy downpour in Gulfport led to an unusual Bernard Blackwell All-Star ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Sunherald.com

    ... pulled in a 44-yard pass from Itawamba AHS quarterback Jaxon Orr on the first play of the game for the North. Ocean Springs running back Micah Kelly was named the South's top offensive player with five carries for 24 yards.

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  14. Sound Off for Dec. 7, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Sunherald.com

    ... fear of disrespecting the Bush family by making it all about Trump. One of the few things I do not like about Ocean Springs is the trains making excessive whistle blowing noises by the crossing. The train crossings have the lights and the gates to ...

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  15. Ocean Springs' beloved 'Little Levi' undergoes successful spinal surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Mississippi Press

    ... always be an abundance of love." Dona is the mother of 12-year-old Levi Krystosek, widely known throughout Ocean Springs as "Little Levi." Levi was born with a degenerative form of dwarfism called Jansen's Metaphyseal Chrondrodysplasia -- at the ...

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  16. Retailers reporting good Christmas sales so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... visited some stores to find out. It seems like everyone is getting into the shopping mood these days. At the Ocean Springs Walmart, sales are brisk, according to manager Stacie Sutton. "We're seeing about 3 percent increase here, and it's just going ...

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  17. Video: Bernard Blackwell practices underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | ClipSyndicate

    ... will be the final push for college recruitment ahead of the early division I signing period later this month. Ocean Springs running back Micah Kelly said, "Really that I can compete with the best of the best, that's what I feel like I need to prove. ...

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  18. US court won't reopen lawsuit about Confederate-themed flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Sunherald.com

    In this June 23, 2015, file photo, the state flag of Mississippi flies at the Governor's Mansion in Jackson, Miss. A federal appeals court will not revive a lawsuit that tried to block Ocean Springs, Miss., from flying the state flag that includes the Confederate battle emblem.

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  19. Court won't reopen lawsuit about Confederate-themed flagRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | Commercial Dispatch

    A federal appeals court is not reviving a lawsuit that tried to block a Mississippi city from flying the state flag that includes the Confederate battle emblem. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals this week affirmed a district judge's decision that dismissed the lawsuit against Ocean Springs.

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  20. Kiln man, rehab group, rescue injured hawkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... But for people like Mr. Kenneth, that hawk would have died. "Special thanks to Bienville Animal Clinic in Ocean Springs for providing their services to the Gulf Coast Wildlife Rehab group, but the biggest thanks I can give is to the Director of GCWR ...

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