If you don’t like the weather now. . .wait 5 minutes

Most of this winter, South Mississippi has escaped hard freezes. However, that may change by the third week of January

  Mother burned when sippy cup exploded in her face, she says

An attorney says the company who makes the sippy cup doesn’t believe an explosion could have happened if the cup was being used properly and wants to do testing on it.
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  ‘To Catch a Predator’ host Chris Hansen arrested, charged with bouncing checks

Hansen was charged this week with issuing a bad check. He was released after signing a promise to appear in court.

TOP STORIES

Pascagoula removes one percent tax option from legislative agenda

Bishop Howze remembered as the foundation for Biloxi Diocese

Gulfport police looking for witnesses after man dies in car accident

St. Martin High broadcast students aim to capture memories in a moving way

  Community organization says thank you to the Gulfport Fire Department

The 450 or so members of the Gulfport Scottish Rite organization turned their Wednesday breakfast into an appreciation meal for their city’s fire department. In this case, everyone in the Gulfport Fire Department got a meal and much more.
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Hyundai and Kia recalling 168,000 cars over engine fire problem

The affiliated Korean automakers have been dogged by fire and engine failure complaints from across the nation.

  Saying goodbye to Biloxi Bishop Joseph Howze

Biloxi woman found safe

Governor Phil Bryant delivers his final State of the State address

South Mississippi Strong: Sue’s Home helps women who have nowhere else to turn

Final phase of Freedom Field project approved

MS Air National Guard hosts training warfare exercise

Coast Episcopal announces new middle school and interactive facility

Government shutdown may hurt hurricane forecasts

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  Trump signs law giving back pay to federal workers

President Donald Trump signed a law on Wednesday guaranteeing back pay to federal employees who have been furloughed or working without pay during the partial government shutdown.

SPORTS

  With Rankins sidelined, Saints defense preps for stout Rams RB duo

Brees celebrates playoff win with birthday bash

Brees left The Dome and went straight to his birthday party, which was hosted at Port Orleans Brewing Company.

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Slidell man pleads guilty in Biloxi courtroom to double carjacking

MGCCC to hold groundbreaking ceremony for new facilities at Perkinston Campus

Companies offer options for customers affected by shutdown

Police: Fatal Pascagoula shooting could be self-defense

  Wiggins Police thank Seabees for station construction project

Thanks to a hard-working group of Seabees, the Wiggins Police Department will soon be back in its newly renovated building after a five-year odyssey.
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  ‘A blizzard of prescriptions’: Lawsuit alleges OxyContin maker knowingly created ‘manmade disaster’ of opioid abuse

A member of the family that owns Purdue Pharma told people at the OxyContin launch party that it would be “followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition,” according to court documents.

  Gov. Bryant gave his final State of the State address Tuesday night

MLK Day Monday to bring coldest feel in 12 months

South MS teachers receive nearly $12,000 in grants from Mississippi Power

Tips to Coast Crime Stoppers help police solve more cases in 2018