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UPDATE: Man identified in South Mississippi Hurricane Zeta death
The first death from Hurricane Zeta in South Mississippi has been confirmed, according to authorities.
Published 3h at 5:00 PM
Gov. Reeves tours Zeta damage in South Mississippi, thanks first responders
Gov. Tate Reeves made stops in all three coastal counties Thursday to survey damage, and thank first responders, power crews, and all those working to help the area cleanup from the hurricane.
Published 5h at 3:03 PM
Crews work to restore power after Zeta damages Gulf Coast
As expected, coast residents are starting to experience power outages due to Hurricane Zeta’s powerful winds.
Published 10:08 AM at 10:08 AM
Hurricane Zeta knocks down Bay Vista Baptist Church steeple
At the peak of Hurricane Zeta, strong winds managed to knock down the steeple at the Bay Vista Baptist Church in Biloxi.
Published October 28, 2020 at 10:50 PM
Cars underwater at the Golden Nugget Casino
The first floor of the casino garage is flooded as the storm surge pushes onto land
Published October 28, 2020 at 9:30 PM
Pearl River Co. man found guilty of wife’s murder
Charles Bowman was found guilty of second-degree murder and tampering with physical evidence Friday evening after his trial in Columbia began earlier this week.
Published October 24, 2020 at 1:38 PM
Trinity Walker buys billboards thanking husband for repaying stolen taxpayer money
Several new billboards are sparking controversy and conversations in Ocean Springs.
Published October 22, 2020 at 6:06 PM
Police shoot armed suspect, enter home to find Coast judge murdered, say authorities
Officers shot the judge’s son after he reportedly charged at them with a knife, then found the judge’s body inside the house.
Published October 22, 2020 at 7:31 AM
Ocean Springs native named commander of Space Force first field command
Maj. Gen. Stephen N. Whiting of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, was promoted on Wednesday to lieutenant general and named commander of U.S. Space Force’s first Field Command
Published October 21, 2020 at 9:01 PM
UPDATE: Missing Mississippi boys found safe in Lincoln County
The days long search for two missing boys from Pascagoula is over, and both are safe. Officials say they were found Monday morning in Lincoln County, near Brookhaven, Mississippi.
Published October 19, 2020 at 11:02 AM
Entire Ocean Springs High band in quarantine due to COVID-19
Hundreds of students at Ocean Springs High School are quarantined after a number of band students tested positive for COVID-19.
Published October 18, 2020 at 1:45 PM
New details released on Biloxi’s new $1.2 billion hotel, entertainment destination
The old Broadwater Resort property will be turned into a $1.2 billion entertainment and hotel destination by Universal Music.
Published October 15, 2020 at 3:33 PM
Ocean Springs pharmacy owners plead guilty in healthcare fraud case
Two owners of an Ocean Springs pharmacy have pleaded guilty in relation to an alleged $18 million healthcare fraud scheme.
Published October 14, 2020 at 9:41 PM
UPDATE: Nonverbal child with autism found safe after more than 5 hours in the woods
A young boy is now safe thanks to the efforts of several agencies and multiple volunteers who spent hours Tuesday searching for him in Moss Point.
Published October 13, 2020 at 8:25 PM
On This Day: 47 years pass since Pascagoula Alien Abduction
On Oct. 11, 1973, Charles Hickson and Calvin Parker decided to go fishing on the Pascagoula River. Both men said they heard a piercing sound and saw a large UFO hovering above them.
Published October 11, 2020 at 11:31 AM
Classic Car of the Day: Meet the Cruisers and the vintage rides they love
Each day, our reporters pick a “Classic Car of the Day” and talk with the owners about what makes their car so special.
Published October 10, 2020 at 6:41 AM
Gulfport woman charged with manslaughter in fatal stabbing
The Gulfport Police Department arrested a woman in-connection to the fatal stabbing that happened in North Gulfport.
Published October 8, 2020 at 5:41 PM
Gulfport, Long Beach issue mandatory vessel evacuations
Due to the possibility of four-feet of water rising from Hurricane Delta, the City of Gulfport has issued a mandatory evacuation for vessels from marinas.
Published October 7, 2020 at 7:09 PM
Number of COVID cases in schools released for week of Sept. 28 thru Oct. 2
Here is a breakdown of the number of cases and quarantines for South Mississippi schools for the week of Sept. 21-25.
Published October 7, 2020 at 8:49 AM
Deer hunters find body of missing Wiggins grandfather
The body of Johnnie Hall, the 93-year-old Stone County man who’s been missing since September 19, 2020, was found Thursday.
Published October 1, 2020 at 6:10 PM
Waveland man arrested after assaulting girlfriend with axe
A Waveland man was arrested and charged with aggravated domestic assault after cutting his girlfriend with axe on September 28, 2020.
Published September 30, 2020 at 11:06 PM
Second person arrested in connection to body found in Pascagoula River
Taylor Allan Carpenter, 23, of Escatawpa was arrested Tuesday morning by Jackson County sheriff’s deputies. He is charged with accessory after the fact to capital murder.
Published September 29, 2020 at 3:21 PM
Biloxi School District planning to change name of Jeff Davis Elementary
The Biloxi Public School District announced it has begun the process of renaming Jeff Davis Elementary School.
Published September 28, 2020 at 3:14 PM
Fake letter circulating on social media regarding statewide mask mandate
A letter appearing to be from Gov. Tate Reeves is circulating on social media regarding the statewide mask mandate; however, the letter is fake.
Published September 27, 2020 at 1:20 PM
Mississippi Gaming Commission clears Coast casinos to reopen
The Mississippi Gaming Commission says all Coast casinos may reopen for business Wednesday at 1 p.m. following Monday’s emergency closure for Hurricane Sally.
Published September 16, 2020 at 10:08 AM
LIST: Counties issue evacuation orders, open shelters ahead of Hurricane Sally
Here is a list of the counties that have issued evacuation orders and where emergency shelters are located.
Published September 14, 2020 at 3:02 PM
Gaming commission orders Coast casinos to close ahead of Hurricane Sally
The Mississippi Gaming Commission has ordered all Coast casinos to close by 4 p.m. Monday ahead of Hurricane Sally.
Published September 14, 2020 at 1:08 PM
Mississippi Aquarium closing due to tropical weather ahead
The Mississippi Aquarium will be closed due to the upcoming severe tropical weather from Tropical Storm Sally.
Published September 13, 2020 at 10:53 PM
Mandatory evacuations issued for Gulf Coast harbors and marinas
Due to the upcoming tropical weather from Tropical Storm Sally, Mississippi Gulf Coast harbors and marinas have issued mandatory vessel evacuations.
Published September 12, 2020 at 10:10 PM
LIST: How you can donate to help victims of Hurricane Laura
Here are some of the ways you can give to storm victims who are now in need of a helping hand.
Published September 1, 2020 at 1:06 PM
Firefighter Combat Challenge puts Miss. first responders to the test
First Alert Forecast: Breezy, chilly conditions have moved in...
Two escaped inmates captured in Waynesboro
Renaldo Hopkins and
New Orleans rapper Lil Wayne meets with Trump, gives endorsement of ‘Platinum Plan’
Sixth inmate at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility reported dead this month