Police searching for suspect in Gulfport bank robbery

Gulfport police officers are searching for at least one suspect in a Friday bank robbery.

  Shooter kills at least 5 at suburban Chicago business

Five people are dead after guman opens fire at Chicago-area business. Five police officers are wounded.
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Guy goes out alone for Valentine’s Day, convinces onlookers he’s been stood up, gets dinner paid for by sympathetic couple

A man posted on Twitter about his plan to see if could get a free dinner if he he looked depressing enough alone at an Outback Steakhouse on Valentine's Day.

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  Rep. Steven Palazzo reacts to passage of funding bill

New fire station adds to new growth in Jackson County

Radioactive construction equipment stolen from MDOT site

Arrest reports claim LSU pledges were beaten, urinated on in hazing rituals

Topship’s 1,000 jobs won’t be coming to Gulfport

A port jobs initiative voided by the Mississippi Development Authority means 1,000 jobs are no longer coming to South Mississippi.
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  NFL, Colin Kaepernick settle collusion lawsuit

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid have settled their grievances of collusion against the NFL, said a league representative Friday to the Associated Press.

  Long Beach exploring harbor expansion

Senate and House pass funding bill; Trump is prepared to sign, will also declare border emergency, McConnell says

Teacher pay raise bill sparking questions with educators

Bel Aire Elementary principal puckers up to kiss a pig

  New flu drug Xofluza helping flu patients get better, faster

Gollott’s impact as senator will be felt long after he retires

Teacher pay raise bill making headway in Jackson

Students treated to special Valentine’s Day lunch at Woolmarket school

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  Trump tests presidential power, declares emergency at border

Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  Gulf Coast upsets #12 Pearl River, now tied for 1st

  Prep Roundup: Biloxi boys, Stone girls highlight day two of District Tournaments

After seeing their 27-game win streak snapped at the hands of Harrison Central in their regular season finale, the Biloxi head coach Seber Windham wanted his team to put the loss behind them and focus on the first step toward their ultimate goal of a state championship: the Region 8-6A Tournament.

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  Schooner spreads love, Shuckers season tickets

Road closures announced ahead of Ocean Springs Mardi Gras parades

Revenge porn bill passes MS Senate

Jury finds Hubert Anderson guilty of capital murder

  George County prison trying to ease burden of staffing shortage

Like other state prisons, George County Correctional Facility is looking for ways to ease the burden of staffing shortages and funding. One way they are doing that is by taking in inmates from other facilities.
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  Man who killed mountain lion with bare hands explains how he won ‘wrestling match’

Travis Kauffman, 31, admitted, “There was a point where I was concerned I wasn’t going to make it out.”

  Mississippi lawmakers sound off on fetal heartbeat bill, question its future

Heart Gallery brings attention to children waiting to be adopted

Sheriffs with the Mississippi Regional Jail Association want more money to house state inmates

Mississippi’s longest-serving lawmaker announces retirement