Latest Pascagoula, Mississippi Stories

2010-05-10 06:55:00

The Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) instrument on NASA's Terra spacecraft captured this nighttime image of the growing oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on May 7, 2010.

2008-08-21 12:01:21

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that it has submitted an environmental permit application to the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality for the construction of a premium base oil facility at the company's Pascagoula refinery.

2006-05-11 15:09:48

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Army intends to sell the Walter Reed Army Medical Center to other federal agencies when it closes in 2011, officials said on Thursday, denying the District of Columbia the opportunity to redevelop the complex.

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.

2005-09-12 18:57:45

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressmen from Mississippi and Texas asked President George W. Bush on Monday to seek the reversal of proposed closures for two Gulf Coast naval bases, saying the closures would further delay disaster response in the region. In a letter, Mississippi Sen.

2005-09-02 12:56:12

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. military bases in the hurricane-ravaged Gulf Coast sputtered back to life on Friday, with some of them calling evacuated personnel back to help in relief efforts.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.