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Farm-to-Fork Benefit

In winter’s chill or summer heat, a farmer works so the world can eat. United Healthcare is relaying that message. The health care company is hosting their Farm-to-Fork Benefit at the Good Deeds Community Center in Gulfport. Customers of United Healthcare can go home with a bag of vegetables including peppers, sweet potatoes, and lettuce. […]
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Amusement park opens in Foley, Alabama

The new amusement park in Foley opened this morning at 10 a.m. OWA has 21 rides to offer and there is something for every member of the family to enjoy. You have thrill rides like the Rollin’ Thunder or the Alabama Whama all the way to your family friendly rides like carousel and tea time. […]
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New exhibit on historic beach wade-ins

Historians say the wade-ins that broke out right on the beaches of Biloxi started the Civil Rights movement for Mississippi. A brand new exhibit at the Biloxi Public Library goes in depth about the battles that led to the desegregation of the beaches. Today everyone has the right to enjoy the beautiful 26 miles of […]
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Fly fishing for vets

There’s a fly fishing program created specifically for an expanding number of disabled active military personnel. Project Healing Waters created the program in 2005 to those returning from combat in Iraq and Afghanistan and now has expanded nationwide. The nonprofit organization is recognized as a leader in the field of therapeutic outdoor recreation for the […]
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Don’t Worry, Be Happy

Because every little thing is gonna be all right. That is the motto at tonight’s ‘Don’t Worry, Be Happy’ event at the Biloxi Civic Center. Tonight marks the tenth anniversary of the event which benefits the Mental Health Association of South Mississippi. The night includes food, a raffle, as well as a live and silent […]
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Moon Tree Foundation kickoff party

One woman’s mission is to educate the public about our space program and the forest service. All of this is to honor her father, astronaut Roosa, who was aboard Apollo 14 in 1971. While on his mission, Roosa took various tree seeds that were germinated and then planted around the United States during the bicentennial […]
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St. Jude’s fundraiser Saturday at Southern Comfort Café and Barbecue

Saturday you can eat some good southern cooked food all while benefiting St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. The newly renovated barbecue join, Southern Comfort Café and Barbecue, located off Highway 53 is donating ten percent of their proceeds to St. Jude’s as part of their benefit show. They will have a live band and there will […]
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32nd annual Children’s Health Fair

Most schools will be back in session in just a few weeks. Before the first bell rings, students can take advantage of a free health care fair Saturday. Starting at 9 a.m. at Edgewater Mall, kids can get free health screenings, useful information, and other perks at the 32nd annual Children’s Health Fair. The Rotary […]
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Gulfport native becomes Ole Miss head coach

Matt Luke, newly announced interim head coach for the Ole Miss football team, is no stranger to what the Rebels do after his years spent as offensive coordinator. Luke got his start in football right here on the Gulf Coast. After five seasons in Oxford, Ole Miss Head Football Coach Hugh Freeze resigned due to […]
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LGBTQ activist disagrees with murder sentence for transgender woman’s murder

Activists from the Coast’s transgender community say the sentencing for the brutal murder of 25-year-old Dee Whigham is far from enough. Former Navy sailor Dwanya Hickerson was sentenced to 40 years for second degree murder and 15 years for robbery in Jackson County Court yesterday. Hickerson pled guilty to stabbing Whigham 190 times, the transgender […]