Latest Gulfport-Biloxi metropolitan area Stories
By Linda Lange BILOXI, Miss. - Three simple words: sun, sand, sea. The way to bliss is to wiggle your toes in the sand of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Watch pelicans patrol the shoreline, nap in the sun, read a book from a beach chair planted in the surf.
By Michael Grady, The Tribune, Mesa, Ariz. Jul. 13--Certain things you just don't think of together: Waffles and plutonium. Dick Cheney and break dancing. Jackie Collins and Biloxi, Miss. Well, waffles aren't radioactive and Cheney won't bust a move anytime soon.
By Al Jones, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 13--The recent floods in the Midwest continues have a negative effect on offshore fishing in the northwest portion of the Gulf of Mexico. Unfortunately, the effects could linger for several more weeks, if not months.
By Mary Perez, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 13--D'IBERVILLE -- Water and sewer service will be provided by the city of D'Iberville so construction can begin on 10,000 homes plus retail and medical space in Harrison County.
By Mary Perez, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 13--BILOXI -- Thursday could be the most important day in Biloxi's economic future since Hurricane Katrina.
By Tammy Smith, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 12--GULFPORT -- Fans of TLC's "Little People, Big World" are most likely to associate the Roloff family with their 34-acre Roloff Farm outside Portland, Ore.
By Karen Nelson, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 11--OCEAN SPRINGS -- People living near the Ocean Springs Harbor plan to further appeal the city's decision to allow the Harbor Landing restaurant. Circuit Judge Dale Harkey, taking the initial appeal, ruled last week in favor of the city.
By Karen Nelson, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 10--PASCAGOULA -- The latest U.S. Census Bureau figures show five of the Coast's cities have begun to make a comeback in population since Katrina, with Ocean Springs leading the way.
By Melissa M. Scallan, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 10--GULFPORT -- State, local and federal officials have determined an electrical problem caused a fire Tuesday that damaged 24 classrooms at Lizana Elementary School.
By Melissa M. Scallan, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 9--GULFPORT -- A fire at Lizana Elementary School on Tuesday night damaged a wing of the school, said George Mixon, fire coordinator for Harrison County.
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