Walgreens has ended its takeover pursuit of rival Rite Aid following resistance from U.S. regulators and will instead now buy stores, distribution centers and inventory in a new deal.
News Feed:
Top Stories
2 hours ago
Relatives of a Mississippi man who killed himself are suing a mayor, police officers and a law firm, saying they are part of a political network that pushed him to suicide during a bitterly-fought U.S. Senate race.
News Feed:
Top Stories
2 hours ago
Biloxi Mayor Andrew 'FoFo' Gilich was sworn in for his first full term Wednesday evening; sounding familiar themes to honor and preserve the past while bringing progress for the future.
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
17 hours ago
GAUTIER, Mississippi -- An anonymous tip to the Gautier Police Department has led to the arrest of two Gautier men in connection with at least five car thefts in both Gautier and Mobile, Ala. According to Det. Lt. Jerry Killingsworth,...
Source Feed:...
18 hours ago
OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- The following incidents have been reported by the Ocean Springs Police Department for June 12-25, 2017: Monday, June 12 A woman on Gibson advised two children's bicycles were taken off her property on a previous...
Source...
22 hours ago
Wednesday morning, Sheriff Troy Peterson presented a Citizens Meritorious Award to a man for his actions helping to thwart a robbery back in December.
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
Yesterday
Education leaders in Mississippi are outlining the state's new education plan. MPB's Alexis Ware reports on a public meeting last night in Jackson to inform parents, teachers and community members.
News Feed:
News
Yesterday
Just a week after Tropical Storm Cindy passed through the coast, leaving debris and tons of dead animals on the shore, Hancock County is still working to get things back to normal before the upcoming holiday weekend.
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
Yesterday
A much-needed expansion is happening at George Regional Hospital. Tuesday night, they broke ground on the 20,000 square foot two- story building that will house a brand new emergency room on the first floor.
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
Yesterday
You're not going to see huge hotel towers opening in a small, quaint town like Pass Christian. Investors there are betting on more intimate, boutique hotels to draw visitors to the Pass.
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
Yesterday
OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- It was a changing of the guard, of sorts, as the Ocean Springs Board of Aldermen met last Tuesday night. With Mayor-elect Shea Dobson and alderman-elect Ken Papania in the audience, outgoing Mayor Connie Moran and...
Source...
Yesterday
The pit bull attack of a jogger in Vancleave Monday may bring a few questions to mind. For instance, what would you do if you were in a similar situation?
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
6/27/2017
If you're heading out of town for Fourth of July fun, you'll be glad to know the average price for a gallon of gas in Mississippi is below $2 a gallon. AAA says prices on the coast Tuesday average $1.99 a gallon.
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
6/27/2017
There's a new garden planted on the grounds of the Biloxi VA that has special meaning. It represents a tribute to all the women who have served their country in the military.
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
6/27/2017
Justin McMillian was on his morning jog near Paige Bayou Road in Vancleave when things took a sudden, violent turn. Officials say three pit bulls broke out of the fence where they were being kept and attacked him.
News Feed:
WLOX - Local News
6/26/2017
Mississippi State University will soon be home to a Civil War collection that could make the university a leading research destination. MPB's Alexis Ware reports
News Feed:
News
6/26/2017
(file photo/Gulflive.com)Myya Robinson  MOSS POINT, Miss. -- The following have been reported by the Moss Point Police Department for June 12, 2017 - June 18, 2017 June 12 4024 Pine St.: unknown suspect, shooting at a dwelling (house). 6700...
6/22/2017
JACKSON, Mississippi -- A federal appeals court said Thursday that Mississippi can enforce a law that allows merchants and government employees cite religious beliefs to deny services to same-sex couples, but opponents of the law immediately pledged to...
6/22/2017
Tropical Storm Cindy is a reminder for Mississippians to plan ahead this Hurricane Season. The storm flooded more than 350 streets and took down 30 trees on the Gulf Coast. Help may not be there when you want it.
News Feed:
News
6/22/2017
The Cleveland School District wants to ask the community for more money to bring its facilities up to Americans with Disabilities Act standards. As MPB's Alexis Ware reports, the request comes on the heels of settling a long standing desegregation...
6/21/2017