Bicentennial

Bicentennial

Gulfport gets a jump on planning for state’s 200th birthday

The Gulfport Redevelopment Commission on Tuesday announced plans to host Mississippi’s bicentennial celebration at Centennial Plaza — the old Veterans Affairs hospital property on Beach Boulevard. The state’s celebration will kick off March 30 and feature numerous exhibits and events, though many of the details are still being ironed out.

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Get tickets for the Bicentennial and help others

Sun Herald and Wal-Mart are teaming up to help the homeless and offer you tickets to the Bicentennial Celebration on the Coast. Here's how:
John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com
Get tickets for the Bicentennial and help others 0:49

Get tickets for the Bicentennial and help others

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"This is a big fish"

West Wortham students visit HSSM to help the animals 1:15

West Wortham students visit HSSM to help the animals

East Central's Tony Brown makes impressive lift 0:27

East Central's Tony Brown makes impressive lift