Biloxi MS Mayor “FoFo” Gilich asked the Department of Defense to return the remains of First Lt. Robert Phillip Gaude Jr. if they are found among the 55 boxes North Korea returned to the U.S. from Korean War.
Rouses Markets has purchased the former Winn-Dixie store in Gulfport MS on Pass Road. Instead of remodeling the current location, the listing agent said the company will spend millions remodeling the new store.
“Lookin’ For Love,” from “Urban Cowboy,” was a pouplar country song in the 1980s. It was written by 2 teachers from the MS Coast, Wanda Mallette of Gulfport and Patti Ryan of Long Beach. Johnny Lee sings it.
Descendants of Confederate Lt. Col. William Henry Haywood Tison have donated his post Civil War 1874 Stieff Square Grand Piano to Beauvoir, Jefferson Davis Home and Presidential Library in Biloxi on the MS Gulf Coast.
Laurel native Lance Bass posted on Facebook asking people to donate to Willow Cannan of Ocean Springs MS to find a cure for Multiple Sulfatase Deficiency, a rare genetic disorder that has no known cure.
Matt Stebly, owner of Twisted Anchor Tattoo Gallery in Ocean Springs MS, will compete on the new season of competition reality show Ink Master. Stebly is a well known artist on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Pools are supposed to be places to relax, but they have served as flash points for racial conflict. One historic moment happened at Biloxi’s segregated beaches in the 1960s which prompted the wade-in protests.
St. Martin MS bus driver Antioinette Raymond was in court to be sentenced in Jackson County Circuit Court in the assault of a special education student on Gulf Coast. Judge Robert Krebs reset it for a later date at the defense attorneys’ request.
Todd Harrell, original member of 3 Doors Down, gets bond on a new drug charge in Jackson County Court on the MS Gulf Coast. Officials say drugs were found in screening of Harrell’s mail while he was in Jackson County jail.