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BILOXI - The White Pillars restaurant and its famed Eggplant Josephine are a few months away from returning to the Biloxi beach. "It's going to be awhile," said John Mladinich, who isn't just restoring the restaurant at the corner of Rodenberg Avenue and U.S. 90.
By Anita Lee, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 6--GULFPORT -- Revamped long-term recovery groups and the East Biloxi Coordination Center are anticipating $15 million in federal workforce-housing money to rebuild housing Katrina demolished.
By Al Jones, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 6--OCEAN SPRINGS -- Fishing in South Mississippi continues to get better for trout and redfish. But cobia, for one reason or another, have become scarce entering the month of July.
By Al Jones, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 4--BILOXI -- The opening day of the Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo at Point Cadet started with a bang and ended with one, too. In fact, the first day might be remembered as a day when the younger generation outfished the older generation.
By Michael Newsom, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 4--Gov. Haley Barbour plans to sign a bill allowing South Mississippi utility authorities to force property owners to turn over rights of way to make room for 600 miles of federally funded water and sewer lines. Sen.
By Mary Perez, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 3--GULFPORT -- South Mississippi is still on the move, with more passengers flying through Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport this year than at this time in 2007, which was a record breaker.
By Al Jones, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 3--BILOXI -- The annual Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo kicks off today with a smorgasbord of events scheduled through Sunday.
By Mary Perez, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 2--BILOXI -- Better facilities for fishing, boating and basketball are on the way in Biloxi.
By The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 1--Fewer than 4,000 remain in lower three coastal counties FEMA announced today the number of occupied trailers provided by its agency is under 4,000 in coastal counties, down about 5,000 from January.
By J.R. Welsh, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 1--HANCOCK COUNTY -- Several projects in process or about to start will cause some inconvenience for motorists, but are expected to bring long-term improvements to roads throughout parts of the county.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.