World Series Coming to Jackson County

The World Series is coming to Pascagoula.

The "Dixie Youth League" World Series that is. This is very good news for the city of Pascagoula as well as Jackson County.

It will bring more than three-thousand people here for a week in mid-August next year. A contingent of leaders from Pascagoula and Jackson County headed to Virginia Saturday to make their sales pitch for the games.

Lynchburg, Virginia is the site of this years World Series. The last time the Dixie Youth League World Series was held in Pascagoula was 19-71. The league covers 11 states.