GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) – Wednesday, the dream finally became a reality. The 15-million-dollar Ocean Adventure attraction is now open at the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies IMMS in Gulfport. This new facility could become a game changer when it comes to luring visitor to the Coast. At Ocean Adventures,... Read More.
Ole Miss latched onto Matt Luke’s Mississippi ties when he was elevated to the top job in July 2017 following Hugh Freeze’s resignation, but there’s still work to be done for the Rebels on the recruiting trail. The school doubled down on that Magnolia State connection when the Gulfport... Read More.
The USS Ralph Johnson (DDG 114) set sail from Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula on Friday. The guided missile destroyer is headed to Charleston, South Carolina, where it will be the latest Arleigh Burke-class destroyer commissioned into the U.S. Navy on March 24. The ship is named after Medal of... Read More.
MOBILE , Ala. – The Reese’s Senior Bowl will welcome three new members into its Hall of Fame later this month with the addition of former Denver Broncos linebacker Al Wilson, former Raiders linebacker Phil Villapiano and former Dallas Cowboys tight end Jay Novacek. “It’s always such an honor... Read More.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Authorities have identified the man who fatally shot himself in front of the White House. Police say it was 26-year-old Cameron Ross Burgess, recently of Maylene, Alabama, who approached the fence along the north side of the White House and fired several rounds from a handgun... Read More.
HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) – The Gulf Coast Winter Classics is one of the biggest economic generators on the Coast, bringing in an estimated at $43 million a year. The numbers are impressive considering the event is free for attendees. While the horse competition makes money, it is also... Read More.
(RNN) – Will Punxsutawney Phil see his shadow and doom us to another Bomb Cyclone this winter season? North America’s most famous groundhog is expected to return from slumber on Feb. 2, to continue the tradition of Groundhog Day which dates back to our country’s earliest days. The lore was adapted from Candlemas Day, a Christian tradition where people received... Read More.
NEW YORK (AP) – NEW YORK (AP) — Chipper Jones, Jim Thome, Vladimir Guerrero and Trevor Hoffman were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame. Designated hitter Edgar Martinez came close after a grass-roots campaign to boost him. Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens, both tainted by the steroids scandal,... Read More.