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 >>
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 >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:15 PM EDT2013-05-23 03:15:57 GMT
Part of the coast is being invaded this week by termites. Millions swarmed across Harrison County Wednesday night. Several WLOX viewers called our newsroom to tell us about it. One person called whileMore >>
Part of the coast is being invaded this week by termites. Millions swarmed across Harrison County Wednesday night.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 9:25 AM EDT2013-05-23 13:25:10 GMT
The search is on in north Picayune for two fugitive brothers wanted out of Tennessee. Jessy and Jeffrey Marchbanks were last seen leaving a mobile home on Pea Ridge Road in Picayune.More >>
Two fugitive brothers wanted out of Tennessee were captured around 6:30 Thursday morning according to Pearl River Sheriff's Department. According to Pearl River County Sheriff David Allison, Jessy and Jeffrey Marchbanks were caught at the corner of Ozona Richardson Road and Richardson Road just after sunrise. That's the same general area authorities had searched Wednesday and early Thursday morning.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 >>
SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) -
In March everybody's Irish, especially in South Mississippi and while the celebrations don't exactly mirror traditional Irish festivities there's plenty of fun for just about every age group.
Biloxi St. Patrick's Day parade
Starts at Biloxi yacht Club
Call for details 228-436-4060
The 35th Annual Biloxi St. Patrick's parade follows an Irish theme complete with bag pipers, leprechauns and more. The parade starts at 2 p.m. at the Biloxi Yacht Club, down Highway 90 to Lameuse Street.
St. Paddy's Day Benefit
St. Ann's Catholic Church, Lizana
St. Ann's Catholic Church is holding a St. Patty's Day Benefit from 4 p.m.- 10 p.m. On Saturday benefiting Patrick O'Connell who is fighting colon and liver cancer. Be sure to wear you St. Patrick's Day attire. Various bands will be playing, there's going to be burgers, crawfish and BBQ. Plus a silent auction, kick ball tournament and fun bouncy houses for the kids.
Rats and Tatts Atomic Blast
Gulfport Dragway, Gulfport
Watch rat rods, street rods, hot rods, nostalgic 50s and 60s greasers and more at the Rats and Tatts Atomic Blast at the Gulfport Dragway. Some of these vehicles perform flag drop heads-up drag racin', 1/8 mile drags and more. There's also a burnout contest, men's and women's tattoo contest and food and beer stands. Eighties rockabilly music will be playing Friday and Saturday night. For more details be sure click here http://www.ratsandtatts.com/rats__tatts_events.htm
Surge Hockey game
MS Coast Coliseum, Biloxi
This Friday, the Surge hosts the Mississippi RiverKings at 7:05 p.m. at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum. The hockey players will be wearing special St. Patrick's Day jerseys, also known as, sweaters. After the game you'll have an opportunity to take part in the jersey auction. Plus players will also sign the jerseys.
4th Annual St.Paddy's Day Celebration
Throughout Ocean Springs
Ocean Springs pubs and restaurants will take part in the annual Shamrock Trail beginning at 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. Throw on your green outfit and celebrate the luck of the Irish. Businesses will offer traditional Irish dishes like corned beef, cabbage and Irish coffee.
St. Paddy's in the Pass
Saturday, all day
Downtown Pass Christian
Begins at Scenic Drive
Pass Christian is setting the stage for an all encompassing St. Patrick's Day celebration on Davis Avenue. Restaurants and bars will offer food and drink specials. The city also has the Krewe of Blarney St. Patrick's Day walking parade. This parade begins on Scenic Drive and heads to Davis Avenue and north on Handy Avenue. This parade starts at 1 p.m.
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