Latest Gulfport-Biloxi metropolitan area Stories

2008-08-06 09:00:30

By Mary Perez, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 6--BILOXI -- The final vote was 4-3 in favor of Bay Village, but City Attorney Michael Collins said he doesn't expect that to be the final word.

2008-08-05 09:00:38

By Melissa M. Scallan, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 5--GULFPORT -- Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann plans to be more involved in the beach and how it's used, he told the Harrison County Board of Supervisors on Monday.

2008-08-05 09:00:38

By J.R. Welsh, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 5--BAY ST. LOUIS -- After months of indecision, Hancock County supervisors gave preliminary approval Monday to the first large-scale, waterfront condominium development in the unincorporated county.

2008-08-04 09:00:31

By Ryan LaFontaine, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 4--GULFPORT -- Large cranes are busy this week pulling more than 70,000 cubic yards of muck from the floor of the Small Craft Harbor, a necessary step if the city is to realize its dream of a world-class facility.

2008-08-04 03:00:19

By Gillette, Becky One might expect that with high fuel prices making it more expensive to fly, air travel in Mississippi would be down. While the number of flights at some commercial airports has decreased, overall statewide passenger boarding, in May were up 16% over a year ago.

2008-08-04 03:00:19

By Lofton, Lynn What's it like to run an airport? Bruce Frank, executive director of the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, makes it seem easy. The affable Bruce Frallicformer Marine Corps pilot handles the intensity of his job in a quiet, positive way.

2008-08-03 09:00:11

By Leigh Coleman, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 3--GULFPORT -- Residents of the Gaston Point community said they are reclaiming their neighborhood from the social ills of the area.

2008-08-02 12:00:23

By J.R. Welsh, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 2--WAVELAND -- City residents will be seeing a door-to-door survey taken over the next few days as officials gather information to be used in applications for millions of dollars in federal recovery grants.

2008-08-02 09:00:14

By Mary Perez, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 2--LONG BEACH -- Gladys McRaney and her husband, Harmon, saw many thousands of people off on their journeys when the couple managed the Continental Trailways Bus Terminal in Gulfport.

2008-08-01 09:00:36

By Ryan LaFontaine, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 1--GULFPORT -- Before the federal government gives Gulfport the 92-acre Veterans Affairs site, U.S. Rep. Gene Taylor wants to make sure the gift forever remains public property.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.