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WLOX-TV Biloxi
2 years of roadwork, lanes closures on I-10now underway to widen part of I-10 in Jackson County from four to six lanes. Th
2 years of roadwork, lanes closures on I-10
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 hours ago
now underway to widen part of I-10 in Jackson County from four to six lanes. The area that will be widened is between the Ocean Springs and the Highway 57 exits. The widening work is in response to an increasing amount of traffic. Each side of... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Body pulled from pond near apartment complexOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says a body
Body pulled from pond near apartment complex
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 hours ago
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says a body has been pulled from a pond near an apartment complex in St. Martin. Investigators say a maintenance worker at The Reserve at Gulf Hills apartment complex spotted the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Body pulled from pond near apartment complexOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says a body
Body pulled from pond near apartment complex
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 hours ago
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says a body has been pulled from a pond near an apartment complex in St. Martin. Investigators say a maintenance worker at The Reserve at Gulf Hills apartment complex spotted the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Improvement projects underway at GCRL propertiesMajor improvements are underway at two properties operated by the Gulf Coast Re
Improvement projects underway at GCRL properties
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 hours ago
Major improvements are underway at two properties operated by the Gulf Coast Research Lab in Ocean Springs. At the main campus on East Beach, $200,000 in state tidelands money is being used to repair and expand the docking piers and dredge the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Pedestrian cameras coming on Biloxi-Ocean Springs bridgeOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - Exercising on the bridge in Ocean Springs is about
Pedestrian cameras coming on Biloxi-Ocean Springs bridge
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - Exercising on the bridge in Ocean Springs is about to get a lot safer The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1swejP9) two security cameras will be installed to watch foot traffic on the Biloxi Bay Bridge. Ocean Springs is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Improvement projects underway at GCRL propertiesMajor improvements are underway at two properties operated by the Gulf Coast Re
Improvement projects underway at GCRL properties
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
Major improvements are underway at two properties operated by the Gulf Coast Research Lab in Ocean Springs. At the main campus on East Beach, $200,000 in state tidelands money is being used to repair and expand the docking piers and dredge the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Pedestrian cameras coming on Biloxi-Ocean Springs bridgeOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - Exercising on the bridge in Ocean Springs is about
Pedestrian cameras coming on Biloxi-Ocean Springs bridge
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - Exercising on the bridge in Ocean Springs is about to get a lot safer The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1swejP9) two security cameras will be installed to watch foot traffic on the Biloxi Bay Bridge. Ocean Springs is... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Widening Interstate 10, expect delays for 2 yearsyears will be a challenge for drivers and construction workers as Interstate 10
Widening Interstate 10, expect delays for 2 years
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
years will be a challenge for drivers and construction workers as Interstate 10 is widened from four lanes to six between Ocean Springs and Vancleave. The Mississippi Department of Transportation says lane closures will be limited to 7 p.m. to 5... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Widening Interstate 10, expect delays for 2 yearsyears will be a challenge for drivers and construction workers as Interstate 10
Widening Interstate 10, expect delays for 2 years
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
years will be a challenge for drivers and construction workers as Interstate 10 is widened from four lanes to six between Ocean Springs and Vancleave. The Mississippi Department of Transportation says lane closures will be limited to 7 p.m. to 5... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Noxubee WR announces commitment to Mississippi Statefor the 2017 class. Nine of those players are current students at Mississippi h
Noxubee WR announces commitment to Mississippi State
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
for the 2017 class. Nine of those players are current students at Mississippi high schools. Mason joins Austin Williams (Ocean Springs) and Monterio Hunt (Walnut) as 2017 wide receivers committed to the Bulldogs. "We are looking to make big... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Wooden boats off history lessonNavy and wildlife service before retiring to civilian life. “I just had a love
Wooden boats off history lesson
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
Navy and wildlife service before retiring to civilian life. “I just had a love for the boat as a young child growing up in Ocean Springs. Always saw it in the harbor," added Hinton. The 25th annual Billy Creel Memorial Wooden Boat Show at the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Security cameras to be installed on Ocean Springs bridgeThanks to an MDOT decision, the city of Ocean Springs can now place a pole on t
Security cameras to be installed on Ocean Springs bridge
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
Thanks to an MDOT decision, the city of Ocean Springs can now place a pole on the Biloxi Bay Bridge that will hold security cameras. It’s news well received for residents like Debi Manuel of Vancleave, who has been walking the Biloxi Bay Bridge for... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Walt's Look Around: Gum Tree FestivalFine Arts Festival, Prairie Arts Festival in West Point, The Double Decker Arts
Walt's Look Around: Gum Tree Festival
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
Fine Arts Festival, Prairie Arts Festival in West Point, The Double Decker Arts Festival in Oxford, Peter Anderson in Ocean Springs, Threefoot in Meridian, and Chimneyville in Jackson. A festival like this is very convenient for people who... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Baptist pastors support HB1523 in open letterMidway Baptist Church, Newton; Andy Gipson, Gum Springs Baptist Church, Braxton
Baptist pastors support HB1523 in open letter
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Midway Baptist Church, Newton; Andy Gipson, Gum Springs Baptist Church, Braxton; Heath Hillman, Emmanuel Baptist Church, Ocean Springs; Chris Williams, Wayside Baptist Church, Vicksburg; Dr. Greg Massey, AMD, Lauderdale Baptist Association,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Ocean Springs seeks ways to address downtown parking issueOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The mayor of Ocean Springs says she doesn't foresee
Ocean Springs seeks ways to address downtown parking issue
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The mayor of Ocean Springs says she doesn't foresee the possibility of installing parking meters in the downtown area to solve the issue of public parking. Mayor Connie Moran told The Mississippi Press... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Ocean Springs seeks ways to address downtown parking issueOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The mayor of Ocean Springs says she doesn't foresee
Ocean Springs seeks ways to address downtown parking issue
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The mayor of Ocean Springs says she doesn't foresee the possibility of installing parking meters in the downtown area to solve the issue of public parking. Mayor Connie Moran told The Mississippi Press... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Fondren included in 'go cup' law, Oxford, others notlegislature] might look at it next year with a much wider brush." Delano said
Fondren included in 'go cup' law, Oxford, others not
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
legislature] might look at it next year with a much wider brush." Delano said several Gulf Coast cities, including Ocean Springs and Biloxi are already in the process of discussing what the ordinance might look like. “Local jurisdictions... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Ocean Springs won't have RNs in schools next yearOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The Ocean Springs School District will not renew co
Ocean Springs won't have RNs in schools next year
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The Ocean Springs School District will not renew contracts for its six nurses, citing lack of funding. Instead, the school district entered into a contract for next year with Singing River Health System, an outside health... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Ocean Springs won't have RNs in schools next yearOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The Ocean Springs School District will not renew co
Ocean Springs won't have RNs in schools next year
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The Ocean Springs School District will not renew contracts for its six nurses, citing lack of funding. Instead, the school district entered into a contract for next year with Singing River Health System, an outside health... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Shrinking budgets force nurses out of Ocean Springs schoolsBudget cuts have forced Ocean Springs schools to let go of their nurses. When t
Shrinking budgets force nurses out of Ocean Springs schools
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
Budget cuts have forced Ocean Springs schools to let go of their nurses. When the school bell rings next year, registered nurses will be gone. They’ll be replaced by licensed practical nurses. Superintendent Dr. Bonita Coleman-Potter said the change... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Shrinking budgets force nurses out of Ocean Springs schoolsBudget cuts have forced Ocean Springs schools to let go of their nurses. When t
Shrinking budgets force nurses out of Ocean Springs schools
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Budget cuts have forced Ocean Springs schools to let go of their nurses. When the school bell rings next year, registered nurses will be gone. They’ll be replaced by licensed practical nurses. Superintendent Dr. Bonita Coleman-Potter said the change... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
2 Ocean Springs High students arrested in campus sex assaultOCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - Authorities say two Ocean Springs High School male
2 Ocean Springs High students arrested in campus sex assault
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - Authorities say two Ocean Springs High School male students face charges of sexually assaulting a female student. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said in a press release received by The Sun Herald... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Ocean Springs officials want to make public parking easierOcean Springs may be a walkable community, but first, you've got to park. “I’v
Ocean Springs officials want to make public parking easier
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
Ocean Springs may be a walkable community, but first, you've got to park. “I’ve often wanted to shop down here but it's so hard to get a parking spot,” said Debra Lockett of Biloxi. “I really don’t like to come down here." For resident Rob Lowe,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Stroke survivor shares his recovery storyever was," added Davis, who is now at home where he will continue recovery. Fr
Stroke survivor shares his recovery story
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
ever was," added Davis, who is now at home where he will continue recovery. Friends and family are hosting a special benefit concert May 18 sponsored by the Crooked Letter Brewery at the Juke Joint in downtown Ocean Springs, from 7 p.m. until 10 p... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ocean Springs officials want to make public parking easierOcean Springs may be a walkable community, but first, you've got to park. “I’v
Ocean Springs officials want to make public parking easier
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Ocean Springs may be a walkable community, but first, you've got to park. “I’ve often wanted to shop down here but it's so hard to get a parking spot,” said Debra Lockett of Biloxi. “I really don’t like to come down here." For resident Rob Lowe,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Stroke survivor shares his recovery storyever was," added Davis, who is now at home where he will continue recovery. Fr
Stroke survivor shares his recovery story
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
ever was," added Davis, who is now at home where he will continue recovery. Friends and family are hosting a special benefit concert May 18 sponsored by the Crooked Letter Brewery at the Juke Joint in downtown Ocean Springs, from 7 p.m. until 10 p... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Jackson County questions Acadian's performanceof the functions is being on time, something that did not happen after a 911 ca
Jackson County questions Acadian's performance
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
of the functions is being on time, something that did not happen after a 911 call on Feb. 14 when an elderly woman fell in Ocean Springs. Dispatch traffic that night reveals that a backup ambulance was coming from Louisiana, and two other units... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Former high school student charged in sexual assaultA juvenile has been arrested and charged in the sexual assault of an Ocean Spri
Former high school student charged in sexual assault
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
A juvenile has been arrested and charged in the sexual assault of an Ocean Springs High School student. A release from Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said on May 5, a female student told a teacher that she had been sexually assaulted by two males... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Two OS High School students accused of sexually assaulting classmateTwo Ocean Springs High School students are accused of sexually assaulting a fem
Two OS High School students accused of sexually assaulting classmate
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Two Ocean Springs High School students are accused of sexually assaulting a female classmate in a bathroom at the school. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell confirmed to WLOX News Now that one of the boys faces charges related to the incident that... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Jackson County questions Acadian's performanceof the functions is being on time, something that did not happen after a 911 ca
Jackson County questions Acadian's performance
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
of the functions is being on time, something that did not happen after a 911 call on Feb. 14 when an elderly woman fell in Ocean Springs. Dispatch traffic that night reveals that a backup ambulance was coming from Louisiana, and two other units... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Two OS High School students charged with sexually assaulting classmateTwo Ocean Springs High School students are charged with sexually assaulting a f
Two OS High School students charged with sexually assaulting classmate
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Two Ocean Springs High School students are charged with sexually assaulting a female classmate in a bathroom at the school. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell confirmed to WLOX News Now that two boys face charges related to an incident that happened... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi record shark catch disqualified, illegalconferring with Jim Franks, a marine biologist with the University of Southern
Mississippi record shark catch disqualified, illegal
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
conferring with Jim Franks, a marine biologist with the University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Coast Research Lab in Ocean Springs. Tournament director Rod Ward said "It's an honest mistake. A lot of people don't know the difference between... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Following third straight championship, Harrison Central reflects on valuable senior leadershipsoftball team stuck together on and off the field, whether it's at school or at
Following third straight championship, Harrison Central reflects on valuable senior leadership
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
softball team stuck together on and off the field, whether it's at school or at friendship-building events. "I moved from Ocean Springs to [Gulfport] and I didn't know anybody," said senior utility player Megan Hammontree. "I moved up here to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Following third straight championship, Harrison Central reflects on valuable senior leadershipsoftball team stuck together on and off the field, whether it's at school or at
Following third straight championship, Harrison Central reflects on valuable senior leadership
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
softball team stuck together on and off the field, whether it's at school or at friendship-building events. "I moved from Ocean Springs to [Gulfport] and I didn't know anybody," said senior utility player Megan Hammontree. "I moved up here to... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi Republicans re-elect party leadersSaturday chose attorney Joe Nosef of Jackson for another term as state chairman
Mississippi Republicans re-elect party leaders
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
Saturday chose attorney Joe Nosef of Jackson for another term as state chairman. Henry Barbour of Yazoo City and Jeanne Luckey of Ocean Springs remain as Republican National Committee members. Read or Share this story: http://on.thec-l.com/27... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Fish fry in Ocean Springs raises money for soup kitchenMusic filled the air at the Government St. Grocery in Ocean Springs on Sunday f
Fish fry in Ocean Springs raises money for soup kitchen
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
Music filled the air at the Government St. Grocery in Ocean Springs on Sunday for the third annual Feed the Need fish fry and concert. Proceeds from the event will go to The Lord is My Help soup kitchen. "To be able to give back to people that are... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
New moms in South Mississippi encouraged to breastfeedform of nutrition for your baby, but the state of Mississippi ranks last in bre
New moms in South Mississippi encouraged to breastfeed
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
form of nutrition for your baby, but the state of Mississippi ranks last in breastfeeding support. As a result, an Ocean Springs nurse is making it her mission to educate expecting moms on the benefits of nursing. Gulf Coast Healthy... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi Republicans re-elect party leaderschose attorney Joe Nosef of Jackson for another term as state chairman. Henry
Mississippi Republicans re-elect party leaders
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 9 days ago
chose attorney Joe Nosef of Jackson for another term as state chairman. Henry Barbour of Yazoo City and Jeanne Luckey of Ocean Springs remain as Republican National Committee members. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi Republicans re-elect party leaderschose attorney Joe Nosef of Jackson for another term as state chairman. Henry
Mississippi Republicans re-elect party leaders
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
chose attorney Joe Nosef of Jackson for another term as state chairman. Henry Barbour of Yazoo City and Jeanne Luckey of Ocean Springs remain as Republican National Committee members. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Cops and doughnuts team up for a good causeLocal law enforcement officers are teaming up with Krispy Kreme Dougnuts in Oce
Cops and doughnuts team up for a good cause
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
Local law enforcement officers are teaming up with Krispy Kreme Dougnuts in Ocean Springs on Saturday, May 14, for the third year in a row to help raise awareness and funds for the Special Olympics athletes of Mississippi. Officers from the Ocean... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Cops and doughnuts team up for a good causeLocal law enforcement officers are teaming up with Krispy Kreme Dougnuts in Oce
Cops and doughnuts team up for a good cause
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
Local law enforcement officers are teaming up with Krispy Kreme Dougnuts in Ocean Springs on Saturday, May 14, for the third year in a row to help raise awareness and funds for the Special Olympics athletes of Mississippi. Officers from the Ocean... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MGCCC men's tennis departing Friday for NJCAA tournamentDespite a season-ending rotator cuff injury to their top singles player and Oce
MGCCC men's tennis departing Friday for NJCAA tournament
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
Despite a season-ending rotator cuff injury to their top singles player and Ocean Springs grad Skyler Flowers, Mississippi Gulf Coast tennis is heading to the NJCAA tournament. Gulf Coast, which has compiled a 46-6 record over the last four years,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Ocean Springs preparing to implement 'to-go cup' billpatrons will soon be able to leave a restaurant or bar with an alcoholic drink
Ocean Springs preparing to implement 'to-go cup' bill
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
patrons will soon be able to leave a restaurant or bar with an alcoholic drink in hand in some areas of Mississippi. In Ocean Springs, the ground work is being laid for to-go cups to become a regular sight. Inside the Flying Irishmen on... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MGCCC men's tennis departing Friday for NJCAA tournamentDespite a season-ending rotator cuff injury to their top singles player and Oce
MGCCC men's tennis departing Friday for NJCAA tournament
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
Despite a season-ending rotator cuff injury to their top singles player and Ocean Springs grad Skyler Flowers, Mississippi Gulf Coast tennis is heading to the NJCAA tournament. Gulf Coast, which has compiled a 46-6 record over the last four years,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ocean Springs preparing to implement 'to-go cup' billpatrons will soon be able to leave a restaurant or bar with an alcoholic drink
Ocean Springs preparing to implement 'to-go cup' bill
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
patrons will soon be able to leave a restaurant or bar with an alcoholic drink in hand in some areas of Mississippi. In Ocean Springs, the ground work is being laid for to-go cups to become a regular sight. Inside the Flying Irishmen on... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
BP millions 'leveraged' for maximum impactor other funding sources to get more bang for their buck. Six million in BP fu
BP millions 'leveraged' for maximum impact
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
or other funding sources to get more bang for their buck. Six million in BP funding is earmarked for Gulf Islands Park in Ocean Springs, and a bicycle and pedestrian pathway is planned. “On about two and a half miles of trails. You'll be able to... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Photos: Survivor proudly bares breast cancer battle scarsback, and I survived. And that's my story,” said the outspoken cancer survivor,
Photos: Survivor proudly bares breast cancer battle scars
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
back, and I survived. And that's my story,” said the outspoken cancer survivor, as she prepared for training on the Biloxi-Ocean Springs Bridge. Leaphart says the scars on her chest are a permanent reminder of her battle with cancer. She says it... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
BP millions 'leveraged' for maximum impactor other funding sources to get more bang for their buck. Six million in BP fu
BP millions 'leveraged' for maximum impact
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
or other funding sources to get more bang for their buck. Six million in BP funding is earmarked for Gulf Islands Park in Ocean Springs, and a bicycle and pedestrian pathway is planned. “On about two and a half miles of trails. You'll be able to... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDE: 87 percent of 3rd graders passed reading assessmentsummative assessment, scoring at least 926. The top 10 highest performing dist
MDE: 87 percent of 3rd graders passed reading assessment
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
summative assessment, scoring at least 926. The top 10 highest performing districts in Mississippi include Bay Waveland, Ocean Springs and Pearl River County; all with more than 95 percent of students passing.The top 10 highest performing schools... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MDE: 87 percent of 3rd graders passed reading assessmentsummative assessment, scoring at least 926. The top 10 highest performing dist
MDE: 87 percent of 3rd graders passed reading assessment
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
summative assessment, scoring at least 926. The top 10 highest performing districts in Mississippi include Bay Waveland, Ocean Springs and Pearl River County; all with more than 95 percent of students passing.The top 10 highest performing schools... Read more
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