Not since former head coach Todd Monken led the Southern Miss football team through his first spring five years ago have there been more key positions up for grabs entering the spring game. Third-year head coach Jay Hopson and his staff hope to make progress in filling those crucial... Read More.
OCEAN SPRINGS Beach Boulevard drivers may have noticed a new, modern building going up near the Port of Gulfport, but it’s not related to the nearby casino construction. It’s just one of two multi-million dollar projects being completed by the University of Southern Mississippi. Two facilities and the reason... Read More.
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) – A new app set to launch by early May will allow Louisiana drivers to store a valid digital copy of their driver’s license on their smartphone, according to the Baton Rouge Business Report. La Wallet – or Louisiana digital driver’s license – will be available... Read More.
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) – City council members went into an executive session following Tuesday afternoon’s council meeting to meet with the city’s human resources department. City leaders said the department is interviewing several city employees and would release its findings sometime next week. This all comes after an incident at the fire department. Three sources... Read More.
HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) – Tuesday, Ernesto Martinez, 57, was sentenced to life plus 15 years behind bars for molesting two children. Martinez pled guilty to one count of Sexual Battery and one count of Touching of a Child for Lustful Purposes. Martinez was sentenced at the Harrison County Courthouse.... Read More.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Hyundai Power Transformers has announced a $33 million expansion of an Alabama facility with plans to hire more than 80 workers. News outlets reported Tuesday that Hyundai Power Transformers USA Inc. will begin the expansion of its Montgomery facility in July, which is expected to... Read More.
WIGGINS, MS (WLOX) – A military humvee went off the road and slammed into the woods along Highway 49 just south of Wiggins. The accident happened around 5 p.m. in the southbound lane of U.S. 49, just north of Red Creek Road. Chase Elkins with Mississippi Highway Patrol says... Read More.