People stand in line during a job fair at the Mississippi Coast Convention Center in Biloxi in 2016. Unemployment in two of the three counties in South Mississippi is below the state average of 4.8 percent in November, which state officials says is the lowest ever recorded in the state.
People stand in line during a job fair at the Mississippi Coast Convention Center in Biloxi in 2016. Unemployment in two of the three counties in South Mississippi is below the state average of 4.8 percent in November, which state officials says is the lowest ever recorded in the state. John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com file
People stand in line during a job fair at the Mississippi Coast Convention Center in Biloxi in 2016. Unemployment in two of the three counties in South Mississippi is below the state average of 4.8 percent in November, which state officials says is the lowest ever recorded in the state. John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com file

State’s unemployment rate is lowest ever, and 2 Coast counties are even lower

December 28, 2017 04:44 PM