Friday, May 24 2013 6:49 AM EDT2013-05-24 10:49:03 GMT
It's a voyage that helps introduce tourists to those small waterfront towns that they may not ordinarily think to visit. A cruise ship docked in Biloxi on Wednesday night. Then on Thursday, passengersMore >>
It's a voyage that helps introduce tourists to those small waterfront towns that they may not ordinarily think to visit. A cruise ship docked in Biloxi on Wednesday night. Then on Thursday, passengers visited several attractions including the Biloxi lighthouse and the visitors center. The Grande Caribe set sail from New Orleans and will continue on until it reaches St. Petersburg. Crew members said it's the stops along the way that makes these small cruises stand out.More >>
Monday, May 13 2013 12:24 PM EDT2013-05-13 16:24:04 GMT
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come. According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, the drug raid is the result of severalMore >>
A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 5:38 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:38:18 GMT
The picture of a George County dog set on fire is disturbing. Authorities say the circumstances surrounding how fire consumed the dog are shocking. According to George County Sheriff Dean Howell, 20-year-oldMore >>
Socks, the dog reportedly burned this week by his owner, has died. That word comes from a George County Sheriff's deputy. Socks succumbed to injuries suffered after 20-year-old Brandon Pierce allegedly set his dog on fire Tuesday night. The suspect told deputies he torched the dog because he "wanted to help the dog go to heaven."More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 10:07 PM EDT2013-05-24 02:07:07 GMT
"Study the past if you would define the future." Those words were once said by Confucius and those are the words the Historical Society of Gulfport strives toward for its city. Wednesday, that societyMore >>
Hoping to highlight Gulfport's history, members will be making that building a museum and welcome center for the city.More >>
An 87-year-old grandmother took on billionaire Donald Trump. And on Thursday - she lost.More >>
An 87-year-old grandmother took on billionaire Donald Trump. And on Thursday, she lost.More >>
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -
"It's time for a change," said University
of Southern Mississippi band student Kristopher Chandler.
After having to wear a band uniform that
is a century old, Chandler is ready for change.
"We are not only like the performance
face of the university, but nationally, internationally whenever people hear
University of Southern Mississippi, they automatically think Pride of
Mississippi marching band," said Chandler. "We need to have that modern, sharp,
presentable look to us to accommodate our reputation."
The university as well as the staff and
students believe it's time for a new look.
"Uniform life ranges from eight to ten
years, and it's time to replace them," said USM Director of band Catherine
Rand. "So right now we're trying to get the community, the band, the faculty,
and alumns, and students of USM to help us pick the new uniform for the next
Beginning with seven designs, the
university has narrowed it down to three. Now they need help in choosing one.
By creating a Facebook page, the university gives the community a chance to
vote for their favorite. Aside from voting, one lucky voter will also be
Voting closes October 26, so don't forget to vote.
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