In the wake of massive flooding resulting from a destructive hurricane season, citizens in Jackson County are hoping to send a message to congress as they work to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance program.
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Property taxes are on the way up in both Ocean Springs and Gautier. If you own a home worth $100,000, the increase is another $30. If it's worth $200,000, a $60 increase. And in Gautier, the school taxes are on the rise as well.
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Joining a growing list of NFL teams speaking out against President Donald Trump's response to player protests around the league, the Saints and Pelicans released a joint statement from Owner Tom Benson today.
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Now that fall is officially upon us, it would be nice if Mother Nature would start acting like it. Unfortunately, the summer-like heat will last for most of this week. But, there are changes on the way.
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Amazing video and pictures from the scene of an early morning rescue show patience and teamwork on display as firefighters from five different units in Harrison County came together to rescue a woman trapped inside an overturned truck.
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Freshman Jake Fromm threw a pair of touchdown passes, the defense stifled Nick Fitzgerald and No. 11 Georgia broke out plenty of trickery in a 31-3 rout of No. 17 Mississippi State
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For friends and family of Sophia Myers, the outpouring of support has been overwhelming. On Saturday, the Krewe of Bonnes Vivantes brought back its Glow Run from a four-year hiatus to help.
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Region play opened for most teams on Friday.  It's the time of the season to get serious if teams have aspirations and goals of winning a state championship.
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9/23/2017
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi -- After the success of last year's first-ever "Renaissance the Runway" fashion show, the Bacot-McCarty Foundation is hoping this year's second installment will be "off the charts." The event features clothing from boutiques and...
9/22/2017
US Army Sgt. Kalvin Jones hauls a massive trailer to schools across the country. The trailer is a tool that educates teens about the risks of drunk driving.
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9/22/2017
Beau Rivage Resort & Casino has a new president and chief operating officer. Bill Boasberg will begin overseeing daily operations at the Biloxi property later this year.
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9/22/2017
Because of their achievement and leadership, 40 young alumni from Tougaloo College have been chosen to receive the Class of 2017 Forty Under Forty Award.
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9/22/2017
Ocean Springs resident Gloria Perez awaits any word from her family in Arecibo, Puerto Rico. Perez, who came to South Mississippi 24 years ago, spent her day Wednesday watching the television, hoping for news following the landfall of Hurricane Maria....
9/20/2017
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi -- Ingalls Shipbuilding continues to construct warships at such a frenetic pace that no sooner did the shipyard christen one ship, it delivered another. Saturday, with an audience of nearly 2,000 in attendance, ship sponsor Lynne...
9/19/2017
More than 100,000,000 Americans are affected by the Equifax security breach. MPB's Ezra Wall reports, the state Attorney General wants to make sure Mississippians don't have to pay because of it.
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9/18/2017
A white Mississippi police officer is resigning after video from his body camera showed him berating a black motorist during a traffic stop and saying he could shoot into the car if the man failed to keep hands on the steering wheel
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9/15/2017
Community Health Centers across Mississippi waiting to see if they'll be funded for another year. As MPB's Ezra Wall reports, a major part of their funding is set to expire at the end of the month.
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9/15/2017
Dane MaxwellFile photo/Gulflive.com  PASCAGOULA, Mississippi -- The mayors of Jackson County's four municipalities, along with several other local officials, will travel to Washington, D.C., later this month for a series of meetings they hope will result...
9/14/2017
An annual report on national obesity trends says Mississippi remains near the bottom of the list. MPB's Ezra Wall reports as part of our series on the State of Obesity.
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9/14/2017
Eddie MillerSubmitted photo GAUTIER, Mississippi -- Gulfport songwriter Eddie Miller has won first place in Gautier's Mississippi Masterpieces Art and Songwriting contest with a pop tune titled "Mississippi."  Mississippi Masterpieces is an official...
9/13/2017
Dominique SpearsOSPD photo  OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- Apparently it's not difficult to get a taxi in Ocean Springs. A woman is in custody after she reportedly robbed the Wells Fargo bank on U.S. 90 west in Ocean Springs Tuesday morning,...
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9/12/2017
Young undocumented immigrants and their supporters are speaking out against President Donald Trump's decision to end DACA. They're calling on Congress to pass the Dream Act.
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9/11/2017