Owners of FunTime USA, a popular amusement park before Hurricane Katrina, plan to rebuild on the beach in Gulfport at Cowan Road. The Gulfport City Council on Tuesday endorsed the Planning Commission’s decision to grant the amusement park a permit for the property over the objections of nearby residents of Georgia Place.
Fossil-rich cliffs in Canada from 500 million years ago, sea caves used by Neanderthals, 99 artificial islands in the remote Pacific Ocean and 17 structures designed by the French-Swiss architect Le Corbusier are among 21 new sites inscribed on the World Heritage List.
It doesn't matter what draws you to Stockton's sunny streets. Whether you're Delta bound, wine-country set, or simply headed downtown for a concert or game, you'll need nourishment. Stockton's dining scene has taken off in recent years.
The Saturn V rocket that was moved to Infinity Science Center is the first thing travelers on Interstate 10 will see when they enter Mississippi from the west. It is expected to be a big boost to visitor numbers to both the center and local tourism.
GULFPORT -- What if a tourist could take an interactive tour of South Mississippi and get a personal experience of some of Mother Nature's most beautiful Coast sights -- all without leaving the comfort of their couch? Well, they can, thanks to Google.
This is the summer of the road trip, with gasoline at the lowest summer price in years, yet those who live in South Mississippi will find new attractions, entertainment, shops and restaurants right at home.