Latest Harrison County, Mississippi Stories

2007-09-06 09:10:50

OCEAN SPRINGS - If Liz Smith-Incer has anything to say about it, South Mississippi will soon be adorned in virtual ribbons of green space and blue water. The good news for residents? She does have something to say about it, and National Park Service officials will be listening.

2007-08-19 09:16:06

By Al Jones, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 19--GULF OF MEXICO -- To some, the tarpon is nothing more than a saltwater fish cruising through passes and inlets all across the world.

2007-04-19 12:00:23

By Pam Firmin, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Apr.

2006-12-06 18:04:39

By Margaret Baker, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Dec. 6--OCEAN SPRINGS -- One man was behind bars Wednesday and another hospitalized with stab wounds after an apparent argument over the volume of a television, said Ocean Springs Chief of Detectives Louis Miller.

2006-12-01 09:00:37

By Mike Keller, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Dec. 1--GULFPORT -- A North Carolina contractor and businessman is the first person to serve jail time for breaking Gulfport's tree-protection ordinance.

2006-08-29 18:36:53

By Karen Jacobs ATLANTA (Reuters) - A cottage industry is growing in parts of the U.S. Gulf Coast to help residents displaced by Hurricane Katrina construct cheaper, easy-to-build homes.

2006-08-28 11:47:50

By Matt Daily BILOXI, Mississippi (Reuters) - The clean-up is mostly complete and business is brisk at the beachfront casinos, but a year after the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina, Biloxi is still struggling to get back on its feet.

2006-03-06 15:01:10

By Jeffrey Jones PASS CHRISTIAN, Mississippi (Reuters) - It isn't the spring-break beach holiday most U.S.

2005-11-02 14:44:01

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The New Orleans metropolitan area lost a staggering 237,200 jobs or 38.5 percent of its employed workers in September as hurricanes Katrina and Rita devastated the city, new data from the U.S. Department of Labor showed on Wednesday.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'