Pascagoula will vote on 2% restaurant tax to promote recreation

Pascagoula goes to the polls Tuesday about a 2 percent tax for restaurant, fast food and other prepared food bills. The money will go to city recreation improvements. The support is from a grassroots campaign fueled by people with children in recreational sports. A spokesman says it can be a hard sell to those who are against adding taxes to anything.

Here’s what could soon revive Harrison County Skate Park

Indoor soccer, an ice rink, film school and a roller rink are the proposals for the old Harrison County Skate Park. Harrison County supervisors and the Biloxi School Board will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Harrison County Courthouse in Biloxi to review the proposals.

We mourn Biloxi’s Jerry O’Keefe, admire his life

Jerry O’Keefe of Biloxi died Tuesday. While we mourn the World War II hero, former owner of Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Homes and civic leader, we also celebrate his life. From the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art to the Vieux Marche to his family, O’Keefe left quite a legacy.

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OLA, Hancock come together to support coach battling breast cancer

Our Lady Academy and Hancock High came together Wednesday night to support coach Breanna Halley, a 25-year-old, newlywed who is currently battling cancer.
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OLA, Hancock come together to support coach battling breast cancer

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Sun Herald provides live high school football coverage every Friday night

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Sports Guys: Week 2

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Gulfport investigates arson at home fire on Bridge Street