Tuesday, June 18 2013 11:13 AM EDT2013-06-18 15:13:35 GMT
One person is in critical condition and another behind bars after a shooting in Moss Point. According to Police Chief Keith Davis, a man from Pascagoula was shot twice in the upper torso around 9:30pmMore >>
One person is in critical condition and another behind bars after a shooting in Moss Point. According to Police Chief Keith Davis, a man from Pascagoula was shot twice in the upper torso area around 9:30 Monday night. Investigators say it happened on Church Street near the Hall Street intersection in a car.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 11:37 AM EDT2013-06-18 15:37:31 GMT
Some Jackson County supervisors don't want to see people carrying guns in parks and other public areas, despite a new gun law in the state.More >>
Some Jackson County supervisors don't want to see people carrying guns in parks and other public areas despite a new gun law in the state. As WLOX has reported, starting July 1st Mississippians will be able to openly carry a gun and other weapons with or without a permit. Some Jackson county leaders want to create a local ordinance to keep weapons in check.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 12:44 PM EDT2013-06-18 16:44:16 GMT
A fuel tank spewed gallons of gas into a street in D'Iberville Tuesday morning. D'Iberville officials said the truck was about to refuel the Shell station on Automall Parkway and Suzanne Drive when...More >>
A fuel tank spewed gallons of gas into a street in D'Iberville Tuesday morning. D'Iberville officials said the truck was about to refuel the Shell station on Automall Parkway and Suzanne Drive when the truck driver popped the tank and gas started spilling out.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 4:10 PM EDT2013-06-18 20:10:44 GMT
WWL-TV reports there has been a possible explosion in Washington Parish early Tuesday morning. The station stated on its website officials are on their way to the town of Isabel to investigate. According toMore >>
There was a gas line explosion early Tuesday morning, according to Washington Parish Sheriff Randy Seal. The gas fire is out, but trees in the area are still burning. More >>
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -
A Gulfport church is expanding its homeless outreach. Saturday, New Birth Holy Ministries held a clothing giveaway outside of Feed My Sheep soup kitchen.
WLOX caught up with church members as they sorted more than 800 items including shoes, underwear, socks and more for both men and women.
The pastor said the congregation decided to give out clothes after seeing there are a lot of people in the area who live in the woods.
"I watched them walk up and down the road over there by the church. I've seen them stumble. I've seen their shoes. When they come by the church, we give them bags of food. Sometimes we give them a little change," Shepard Gayle Carter with New Birth Holy Ministries said. "We pray for them when they come. Some actually come to the sanctuary. I watch what they've got on, and some of the things they've got on have been on for a long time."
New Birth Holy Ministries is planning to serve a meal to the homeless on Thanksgiving.
The pastor says the church will hold a yard sale on Saturday, October 6, to raise money for that event.
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