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  1. Traffic crawling on I-59 after 18-wheeler accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Traffic is crawling on Interstate 59 between Picayune and Carriere right now while crews clear an accident involving two 18-wheelers. Mississippi Highway Patrol officials report the collision happened just after 11 p.m. near the 27 mile marker.

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  2. Picayune man sentenced in meth distribution caseRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A 27-year-old Picayune man described by authorities as a major meth distributor in Pearl River and Hancock counties is going to prison for more than six years on a federal charge of possession with intent to distribute the drug. The Sun Herald reports Chief U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola Jr. on Monday also ordered Jaron Stubbs to serve five years under post-release supervision.

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  3. Stennis employees treated to private viewing of 'The Martian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Hancock County rocket motor testing facility reserved Acadiana Cinemas in Picayune for a private showing. The movie is an action packed drama Stennis leaders say plays well with NASA's ambitious mission to send man to Mars "This movie is a wonderful opportunity to share our excitement and engage the public in the types of new technology to help us progress into the next chapter of deeper space exploration namely to go to Mars," said Ramona Travis, NASA Chief Technologist at Stennis Space Center.

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  4. Stunning photos of animalsRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    More businesses are choosing to set up shop in Downtown Gulfport. On Tuesday, Trustmark bank opened its operation in the historic Hatten Building.

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  5. Picayune running back Josh Littles is the WLOX Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    High school football fans who have watched the Picayune Maroon Tide on the Friday Night Football Showdown have seen No. 8 Josh Littles consistently rip-off big running plays.

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  6. Hurricane warning issued in Bahamas for TS JoaquinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A hurricane warning has been issued in the central Bahamas as Tropical Storm Joaquin approaches, the National Hurricane Center in Miami reports. At 5 a.m. EDT Wednesday, Joaquin was located about 200 miles east of the Bahamas, with maximum sustained winds of 70 mph, moving west-southwest at 6 mph.

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  7. Accused bank robber faces federal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The man accused of robbing a Pascagoula Bank is now facing a federal felony charge. According to court documents, U.S. attorney's office in Gulfport filed the charge against Robert Scott Antrim for the July 25 robbery at Hancock Bank.

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  8. Man burned after altercation with deputy officially chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Pearl River County man will face multiple charges after he has been treated for second-degree burns he allegedly received after he refused to comply with requests from a sheriff's deputy. On Friday afternoon, Sept.

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  9. Man treated for burns after altercation with deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Pearl River County man will face multiple charges after he has been treated for second-degree burns he allegedly received after he refused to comply with requests from a sheriff's deputy. On Friday afternoon, Aug. 4, authorities were called about a truck "power braking" on freshly laid asphalt on Highway 11 north of the city of Picayune.

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  10. Runoffs deciding nominees for several Mississippi officesRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Voters must show a driver's license or other government-issued photo identification. People who voted in one party's primary on Aug. 4 may not vote in the other party's runoff.

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  11. Mississippi holds Democratic and GOP primary runoffs TuesdayRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    And, there is a restriction on who can cast a ballot: Those who voted in one party's primary on Aug. 4 may not vote in the other party's runoff Tuesday. Businessman Robert Amos and state Rep. Mary Coleman, both of Jackson, are in the Democratic runoff for Central District transportation commissioner.

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  12. Ruling stands for Pearl River Co. in plant disputeRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Mississippi Supreme Court has let stand a ruling against a group of residents who sought to block development of five acres near the construction site of a sand drying plant in Pearl River County. The Alliance Consulting Group has located a $30 million plant on 30 acres between Nicholson and Picayune to service the oil industry.

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  13. Aug. 17, 1969: Hurricane Camille slams into Mississippi coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Forty-six years ago, Hurricane Camille slammed into the Mississippi coast. Until Hurricane Katrina, Camille was the benchmark the one to which all others were compared.

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Lt. Rob Curry died seven years ago in a tragic motorcycle accident while on duty with the Gulfport Police Department. But his brothers in law enforcement are determined to keep his memory alive, as they did Saturday with the fourth annual Ride for Rob.

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  15. SLIDESHOW: America's top 25 collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Forbes compiled a list of the top colleges in America for its seventh year in a row and in 2015, the rankings came down to small, student-centered liberal arts colleges. The website's rankings show an ongoing debate between the worth of liberal arts vs. STEM degrees.

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  16. Deputies swarm Picayune theater for trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    If you see deputies and law enforcement vehicles surrounding Acadiana Cinemas in Picayune Thursday, don't be alarmed. It's only a drill.

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  17. Free food offered to Pearl River County residents todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Hands on Mississippi wants to make sure Pearl River County residents have enough food to feed their families. The organization will hold a countywide food drop Wednesday, July 22, where they will give away 5,000 lbs of food.

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  18. Picayune man to serve prison time for cocaine conspiracyRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Picayune man has pleaded guilty to a bill of information accusing of conspiring to distribute cocaine in Hancock County. The Sun Herald reports Chief District Judge Louis Guirola Jr. sentenced Delano Lewis to 108 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release.

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  19. 'Fill the Bus' School supply drive underway across South MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    With school starting back in the next month, it's time to think about filling the bus. Not with children, but with school supplies.

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  20. Pittari named publisher of Picayune Item, other outletsRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Jeremy Pittari has been named president and publisher of Picayune Newsmedia LLC, which publishes The Picayune Item, The Poplarville Democrat and their affiliated print and digital products. The 38-year-old Pittari, who grew up in Slidell, Louisiana and Picayune, has worked as a reporter at The Picayune Item for nine years.

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