7 days ago
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Two in custody after standoff in Harrison County

Two people are arrested after a standoff with Harrison County deputies shortly after noon today. Sheriff Troy Peterson says deputies were serving an ex parte order for a custody hearing to a home on Firetower Road when 32-year-old Terry Ladner put a gun to his head and told deputies they weren’t taking his kids. Two […]
1 week ago
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Self Serve Sand Bag Locations in Harrison County

These are Locations of Self Serve Sand Bag Locations throughout Harrison County: Harrison County Locations: Lorraine Road Work Center –Hwy 605, Gulfport Woolmarket Work Center-Hwy 67 Diberville Work Center-1st Ave/Rodriguez Street, Diberville North Gulfport Work Center-Gulfport Lyman Work Center-County Farm Road, Gulfport Long Beach Work Center-Seal Ave, Long Beach Long Beach Harbor Parking Lot-Long Beach […]
2 weeks ago
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Overnight apartment fire in Harrison County

An apartment duplex is left severely damaged after a stove top was left on and caused a massive blaze. Fire units with the Harrison County Fire Service, Lizana, and Gulfport Fire Department, as well as AMR responded to the scene. The home caught on fire around 10 last night along 29th Street off Canal Road. […]
2 weeks ago
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Car spins out on I-10 in Harrison County

Some back up on I-10 this morning after a car spins out on the interstate. The accident happened around 10:30 in the westbound lanes of the interstate near Canal Road. Minor injuries were reported. It was raining heavily at the time of the accident.
3 weeks ago
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Harrison County Road Improvements

Work is underway on a project aimed at making one troublesome intersection in Harrison County safer for drivers. MDOT crews are working to install a roundabout at the corner of Lamey Bridge Road and Highway 15. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson has more.
1 month ago
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Large fire in Harrison County destroys shop and vehicles

An early morning fire off Saucier-Lizana Road in Harrison County left a shop and nearly a dozen vehicles destroyed. The fire started around 12:30 a.m. It destroyed a large shop and garage, along with five cars, a number of three and four wheelers, a boat, tractor, and a camper. The owners of the building and […]
1 month ago
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More Students Pass Reading Gate Test

Results are in and more students passed the third grade reading gate test this year than last. The literacy based promotion act requires third graders to pass a reading assessment to advance to the fourth grade. The percentage of students with passing grades increased five points statewide from last year from 87 to 92 percent. […]
2 months ago
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High School Softball: Tupelo vs. Harrison County

Before today, the Harrison Central softball team hadn’t allowed more than seven runs in a game all season long. That changed in game one of the 6A championship series versus Tupelo. The Red Rebelettes are looking for their fourth consecutive state title, but the new kids on the block say not so fast. Harrison Central […]
2 months ago
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Woman airlifted from single vehicle wreck in Harrison County

A woman was airlifted with injuries from a single vehicle accident in Harrison County today. Harrison County Sheriff’s Department and AMR responded to the scene at Lizana School Road and Big Creek Road around 2:30. The woman hit a tree with her vehicle head on. She was extracted from her vehicle and airlifted to USA […]
2 months ago
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Harrison County residents fed up over illegal dumping

A pile of trash has turned into a huge eyesore for people who live and travel along Jim Lee Road in Harrison County. Beautification officials agree illegal dumping is a problem, one that trustee inmates once helped clean up. It’s a common site along railroad tracks, discarded food wrappers, bottles, even clothing, but junk is […]