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2014-01-31 23:33:41

On February 6th, RJ Young will unveil its new Technology Portal to the Mississippi Gulf Coast business community with an open house to showcase cutting edge office technology. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 On February 6th, RJ Young will unveil its new Technology Portal to the Mississippi Gulf Coast business community with an open house to showcase cutting edge office technology from document management and cloud services to mobile printing. The event, sponsored by Canon, will...

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2012-09-05 03:00:13

redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly This past week, as most of the country found out through some sort of email or television coverage about the arrival of Hurricane Isaac and the impact it had along the Gulf Coast, redOrbit.com Meteorologist Joshua Kelly was actually embedded in the storm and was able to capture some great video along with images from the storm. Here is a summary of how things happened through the time frame of Isaac. Two days prior to the arrival of Isaac, Joshua...

2011-01-15 00:00:38

In its three year existence as a Habitat affiliate, Bay-Waveland Habitat for Humanity has been awarded Affiliate of the Year two years in a row. The award recognizes HFHBW for its outstanding success in hurricane-affected Hancock County, Mississippi. Bay Saint Louis, MS (PRWEB) January 13, 2011 Habitat for Humanity Bay-Waveland Area was recently honored as 2010 Affiliate of the Year by Habitat for Humanity International. This is the second consecutive year the affiliate has received this...

2011-01-11 06:50:00

PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss., Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Spring Pilgrimage is "Coming Home." When March 26 - April 3 arrives, it will be six years since the Gulf Coast Council of Garden Clubs held its last Spring Pilgrimage. Hurricane Katrina in 2005 destroyed homes and gardens, many of which have only recently been completely restored. "Coming Home" will be the very appropriate theme of the return of this 58-year tradition of hospitality. From Pascagoula to Pass Christian, the eight-day...

2010-12-15 09:12:00

LARGO, Fla., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamondhead Casino Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: DHCC) (the "Company") announced that on December 10, 2010, it had entered into a Letter of Intent "LOI") with Phoenix Gaming and Entertainment, LLC. DHCC owns, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Mississippi Gaming Corporation, approximately 404 acres of land in Diamondhead, Mississippi. The property is lien-free and debt-free and is zoned for a casino. The property fronts Interstate 10 for...

2010-08-31 10:05:00

BILOXI, Miss., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Signs of recovery from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina continue to happen along the Gulf Coast with the reopening of The Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center. Located on the Gulf of Mexico, the 400,000 square foot expanded and renovated Center offers a state-of-the art exhibition, sports, meeting and banquet facility serving Mississippi, the Southeast and national markets. The redesign was led by tvsdesign, an architectural...

2010-08-16 09:48:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Newseum marks the fifth anniversary of the most destructive hurricane in U.S. history with "Covering Katrina," a new exhibit that chronicles the dramatic tale of the media's reporting of the killer storm that struck the Gulf Coast in August 2005. Hurricane Katrina shredded Mississippi's coast, left 80 percent of New Orleans under water, destroyed billions of dollars in property, displaced 1 million residents and resulted in the deaths of...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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