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Three former Coast high school football players involved in fatal car wreck  WLOX

GULFPORT, Miss. (WLOX) - The Gulfport and Harrison County communities are mourning a loss after three young men were involved in a car wreck in Meridian ...



Gulfport High School graduation  WXXV News 25

The Coast Coliseum in Biloxi was painted orange and blue tonight as the Gulfport High School Class of 2019 received their diplomas. Three hundred and ...



Wright, Mary Louise Murphy  Dothan Eagle

Mary Louise Murphy Wright "Lou" Wright passed away July 15, 2019 at her daughter's residence. She was born on Sept. 20, 1922, in Cincinnati, OH to Lela ...



EMCC football player killed, two injured in Clarke County wreck  Meridian Star

East Mississippi Community College is mourning the loss of a student athlete who was killed in a vehicle accident in Clarke County Wednesday evening.



Gulfport High brings mothers, sons together for valuable life lessons  WLOX

There's always learning happening at Gulfport High School, but Friday's lessons stand out as something very different.



Gulfport Sports Hall Class of 2019 loaded with talented athletes and legendary coaches  Biloxi Sun Herald

The Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2019 is set for induction in June. Gerald Austin and Tommy Armstrong are among the group of former athletes and ...



LIST: Summer feeding programs in South Mississippi  WLOX

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Several school districts and organizations along the Gulf Coast are making sure no child is left hungry this summer by offering ...



A Coast coach is stepping down after leading his program to back-to-back state titles  Biloxi Sun Herald

Gulfport High School boys soccer coach Henrik Madsen is resigning after leading the Admirals to back-to-back Class 6A state championships.



Gulfport High robotics team heading to worlds  WLOX

Gulfport High School's robotics team, Team Fusion 364, is headed to the world championship after winning big in Huntsville on Saturday.



Two in a row: Fabulous save sparks Gulfport on its way to another state title  Biloxi Sun Herald

Two goals three minutes apart and a big save enabled Gulfport to repeat as 6A boys soccer champion with a 2-1 victory over Northwest Rankin Saturday.



Gulfport robotics team creates custom woodwork for championship fundraiser  WLOX

The Gulfport High School FIRST Robotics team is gearing up for competition by bringing their computer-generated designs to life.



Gulfport High School reveals new campus  WLOX

Awe is a common reaction to the newly renovated Gulfport high school campus.



Gulfport High School students get college degree before diploma  WLOX

Gulfport High School graduation will be May 23, but 13 of those students waiting for their diploma already have a college degree.



Gulfport quarterback scores high on the field and on exams  WLOX

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport High School senior and football team quarterback TQ Newsome is practically unstoppable on the field. On any given Friday ...



Students, teachers delighted by new Gulfport High School  WLOX

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Some 1,700 public high school students in Gulfport now have a new place to call home. They moved into a new $40 million high ...



‘The church for the unchurched:’ Popular Hattiesburg service expanding to the Coast  Biloxi Sun Herald

Venture Church, popular in Hattiesburg MS, is opening a church April 21 in Gulfport High School's auditorium. It already expanded in 2017 when it built a new ...



Gulfport High students may not even recognize their campus Tuesday  The Sun Herald

Gulfport High School students will return to a new campus when school opens Tuesday, August 8, 2017. The renovation and construction was implemented with ...



Harrison school board could and should let Biloxi, Gulfport students attend city schools  Sun Herald

Let's be clear. The cities of Biloxi and Gulfport are not challenging the need for improvements to Harrison County School District facilities.



Here’s the ’19 schedule for Battle at the Beach tourney on the Mississippi Gulf Coast  Biloxi Sun Herald

Battle at the Beach high school baseball tournament will take place March 10-16 in Biloxi and across the MS Gulf Coast. Here's the full schedule for the event, ...



Meet the Sun Herald All-South Mississippi Team for the 2018-19 boys soccer season  Biloxi Sun Herald

The All-South Mississippi Team for the 2018-19 season features the best boys soccer players on the MS Gulf Coast. Members of the team are from Gulfport, ...



Meet the Sun Herald All-South Mississippi Boys Basketball Team for the 2018-19 season  Biloxi Sun Herald

There was little doubt as to which boys basketball team was the best on the Coast this season and that's why Biloxi has swept this year's individual honors for the ...



Biloxi High School Graduation  WXXV News 25

As you know it's graduation season, and the area seniors are making their way across the stage. Tonight we celebrate Biloxi High School as they send more ...



Coast high schools among the best in Mississippi, report says. Three are in top 10.  Biloxi Sun Herald

List of the best high schools in Mississippi according to U.S. News and World Report. Pass Christian High School is ranked 3rd. Ocean Springs, Gulfport ...



US News World Report ranks high schools: How did schools in Mississippi do?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

US News & World Report ranks high schools nationwide. Here's a look at the top 10 in the state and the Jackson metro area.



“Christmas Eve at the Port” wins facility's Christmas card contest  WLOX

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -A little bit of Mississippi lagniappe is going all over the world thanks the artwork of a Gulfport High School junior. This year the Port of ...



Gulfport High School students embrace theme of non-violence  WLOX

Students at Gulfport High School are banding together this week for National Youth Violence Awareness week. A barbecue in the courtyard helped bring ...



Prep Roundup: Gulf Coast All-Star Soccer & Gulfport's District Matchup  WLOX

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - As an encore to soccer season coming to a close on the coast, the 2nd annual Gulf Coast All-Star Soccer game took place at Gautier High ...



Who was the Coast’s top boys athlete for the week of Feb. 18? Vote now.  Biloxi Sun Herald

Fans have a chance to vote on the top high school boys athlete on the Mississippi Gulf Coast for the Week of Feb. 18, 2019. Candidates are from Ocean Springs, ...



Meet the Gulf Coast Carnival Association’s 2019 Royal Court  Biloxi Sun Herald

The Gulf Coast Carnival Association announces its 2019 royal court, which includes the dukes, maids, pages, flag bearers and key girl. See the March 3 Sun ...



Gulfport High students hope simple skit can make schools safer  WLOX

We all have our boxes. "Those who are religious," yelled debate teacher Chelsea Lewis as she tried to separate the participants into categories. Gulfport High ...



Gulf Coast Marching Festival celebrates 50 years  WLOX

Gulf Coast Marching Band Festival celebrates 50 years Milner Stadium in Gulfport.



Well-known Gulfport resident George Thatcher dies  WLOX

Gulfport resident George Thatcher died at Memorial Hospital in Gulfport Friday.



Gulfport High orchestra prepares for trip of a lifetime to Peru  WLOX

The Gulfport High School chamber orchestra is getting ready to go international. In July, 12 members of the school's orchestra will go on a ten-day trip to Peru.



Hattiesburg church expands to be a 'church for the unchurched' on the Gulf Coast  WLOX

For Christians, Easter Sunday is a celebration of the resurrection of Jesus, a time of new beginnings. It was a day that Hattiesburg's Venture Church saw fit to ...



Who do you think was the Coast’s top boys athlete for the week of Jan. 7? Vote now.  Sun Herald

The high school basketball and soccer seasons are in full swing and there are several players who had standout performances a week ago. You can vote here ...



This Gulfport High senior on the autism spectrum is breaking school records  The Sun Herald

Zachary Davis, a senior at Gulfport High School, doesn't let the fact that he has Asperger's syndrome, a “higher functioning” form of autism, get in the way of his ...



Gulfport robotics team heading to world championship  WLOX

Next month, Gulfport High School's Team Fusion 364 is heading to the First Robotics Competition World Championship in Houston. Thirty-two team members ...



Group pushes bond issue for new Gulfport High School  WLOX

One group is stepping up its grassroots campaign to promote a $41 million bond issue in Gulfport. On Monday, the Committee for Excellence in Education ...



Architects unveil latest design for new Gulfport High School  WLOX

Construction on the new Gulfport High School could start early next year. This week, architects unveiled the latest design for the campus, and district leaders laid ...



Jaquan Foster of Gulfport High School will sign a powerlifting scholarship next week  WLOX

Jaquan Foster is on the verge of becoming the first Mississippi High School powerlifter to sign a college powerlifting scholarship. He'll sign on the dotted line on ...



Gulfport salutatorian says education was his sane place after death of parents  The Sun Herald

Gulfport High School graduated 321 seniors on Tuesday night, including Salutatorian Daniel Garcia, who lost his parents just as he was entering high school.



From media legends to football stars, Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame announces Class of 2018  The Sun Herald

The Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame's Class of 2018 is stocked with some of the most prominent media names to ever grace the Coast and plenty of accomplished ...



2 Coast districts have a new way to battle Mississippi’s teacher shortage  Sun Herald

Mississippi is battling a teacher shortage, as fewer and fewer people apply for certification and school districts struggle to fill vacancies. But a new program aims ...



Colombian group tours South Mississippi forming new business partners  WLOX

GULFPORT, Miss. (WLOX) - A group of 16 local and civic leaders from Rio Negro, Colombia, are on the Coast as part of the joint trade agreement the city made ...



Second person infected with West Nile near Gulfport football stadium  Sun Herald

Dump standing water and use mosquito repellent, especially in the west Gulfport area, where officials say a second case of West Nile Virus has been confirmed ...



Locals plant sea oats for school, beach erosion defense  WLOX

The battle against beach erosion took another step forward Friday as an army of students and volunteers dug in and planted more than 3000 sea oats on the ...



Henrik Madsen named PRCC head girls soccer coach  WXXV News 25

Last week it might have come as a bit of a surprise when Henrik Madsen resigned from his post as head boys soccer coach at Gulfport High School, but now we ...



After 24 years of service, Gulfport PD Deputy Chief announces retirement  WLOX

Gulfport police gave a fond farewell to a veteran law enforcement officer Wednesday. After 24 years of serving the Gulfport community and the department, ...



National kart-racing event brings world-traveled racing family to Biloxi  Biloxi Sun Herald

The Johnsons have traveled all over the world when it comes to racing. Being on the Mississippi Coast is special for Obie Johnson, whose father graduated from ...



Former students fight to save old Gulfport high school from demolition  WLOX

Some residents in Gulfport are in an uproar over plans to tear down an old high school building. They met Monday night, hoping to get the city to step in and ...



Shooting tragedy response inspires classroom lesson at Gulfport High  WLOX

Gulfport High School students are learning about the law-making process by writing bills that would address gun laws.



Petal wins 4th straight, heads to playoffs on roll  WDAM

PETAL, MS (WDAM) - Less than a month ago, Petal High School had one football victory to its credit, having dropped six of its first seven games, including an ...



New program lets students attend high school, college at the same time  The Sun Herald

A pilot program that allows Gulfport High School students to attend college and earn an associate's degree could be a possibility for other schools in the near ...



Gulfport native saves pilot's life after military exercise in Hawaii goes awry  WLOX

Thousands of miles away, Gulfport native Mack Ladner made waves as he helped save Navy veterans Matthew Pothier's life after a plane crash in Hawaii.



John Harrison Doucet family settles lawsuit with Mississippi Power, Gulfport Yacht Club  Sun Herald

John Harrison Doucet, who lost three limbs after a Mississippi Power line shocked him outside the Gulfport Yacht Club, has settled a lawsuit with the company ...



A $20 million upgrade to Long Beach High would mean higher taxes. How will residents vote?  Sun Herald

Long Beach MS residents can vote on Thursday for a $20 million bond for Long Beach High School. The bond will raise taxes, which are some of the highest on ...



Longtime Gulfport coach has loved guiding ‘troublemakers’  The Sun Herald

There were two things Prince Jones said he would never do: coach sports and get married. But now, after nearly 40 years of coaching, 11 state championships, ...



John Archie returns to Gulfport as Admirals' newest head coach  WLOX

John Archie is returning to the Coast. After previously spending 2013-15 as Gulfport's defensive coordinator and assistant head coach, Archie has rejoined the ...



This Gulfport High graduate ‘saved the day’ during the Super Bowl. Dilly! Dilly!  The Sun Herald

Actor Johnny Sneed, who graduated from Gulfport High School in 1987, portrayed the “Bud Knight” in a popular Super Bowl commercial.



Graduation season has arrived on the Coast. Here's a list of dates and times for all of them.  The Sun Herald

Looking for info about a local graduation ceremonies? Find commencement dates and times for all high schools and local colleges on the Mississippi coast ...



Magnolia Bayou  Jackson Free Press

Gulfport, Miss., native Magnolia Bayou is one of several bands that is attracting notice from outside the state. The band is embarking on a national tour, which ...



Legendary Gulfport track coach gets monumental honor  WLOX

It was literally a monumental occasion Saturday morning at the Gulfport High School track. Former Gulfport High track coach Prince Jones was presented with ...



Plans for new high school presented to Long Beach residents  WLOX

Long Beach residents will go to the polls on August 2nd to decide if a new high school will be built in the town.



Class of 2018 High School Graduation Dates  WXXV News 25

Here are the dates and times for high school graduations across the Coast: May 21: St. Martin High School 6-9 p.m. Coast Coliseum. - Advertisement -. May 22: ...



Government shutdown forces 2019 FIRST Robotics Competition to begin in new location  WLOX

FIRST, or For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology, began its 2019 season of the FIRST Robotics Competition, even after changes due to the ...



Former Gulfport Admiral pitcher called up by New York Yankees  WLOX

Ruth. Gehrig. DiMaggio. Berra. Ford. Jeter. Holder. That's right. Holder. Gulfport, Mississippi's Jonathan Holder is a New York Yankee.



Demolition delayed on new Gulfport High School project  WLOX

The first building at Gulfport High was supposed to have come down by now, but the demolition to make way for a new high school has been postponed.



Keesler promotes cyber-security careers to high school students  WLOX

The 333rd Training Squadron at Keesler Air Force Base uses a duck as it's mascot.



HPSD announces new HHS principal, asst. superintendent  WDAM-TV

Hattiesburg Public Schools have announced two new additions to the district. Michael Battle has been chosen as the Assistant superintendent for HPSD.



‘This is his chance,’ mentor says of Matt Luke’s new job as Ole Miss head coach  The Sun Herald

Retired Gulfport High School coach Ronnie Cuevas and Biloxi coach Bobby Hall see Gulfport's Matt Luke as the right man at Ole Miss.



LIVE UPDATES: Commits, flips and more: What to expect on Early Signing Day in Mississippi  WLBT

With the day finally here, the dreams of playing college football are about to become a reality for many high school athletes.



Southern Entrepreneurship Program Crowns State Competition Winners  Southern Miss Now

The Southern Entrepreneurship Program at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) wrapped up another successful year with the 12th Annual SEP State ...



Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame welcomes new members  The Sun Herald

The Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame introduced its Class of 2017 Saturday at Lyman Community Center. John Adams, Beverly Coleman, Patrick Davis, Roman ...



Mississippi Sports Awards honors 36 athletes as Deshaun Watson encourages attendees  Jackson Clarion Ledger

More than 1000 were in attendance to celebrate athletes from across Mississippi.



Meagan Good, Raven Symone featured in movie being shot on the Coast  WLOX

There's a new movie being filmed right here in South Mississippi. And it features some big name celebrities. We stopped by the set of the movie "Loose" in ...



Make-A-Wish Send Off Party  WXXV News 25

The Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort and the Make-A-Wish Foundation made another dream come true, this time for a high school athlete. Sixteen-year-old ...



Southern Miss football adds 19 players Wednesday  WDAM

Southern Miss had signed 15 football players Wednesday morning, including six, junior college players.



Eddie Pierce is named Gulfport High School head football coach  WLOX

During the high school football season Eddie Pierce took over the Gulfport head coaching duties on an interim basis when Mike Justice was forced to take a ...



Former Gulfport coach Gerald Austin swaps whistle for microphone  The Sun Herald

Former Gulfport coach Gerald Austin has never really left the game of basketball. Now, he's getting back involved.



Meet the Sun Herald All-South Mississippi Girls Basketball Team for 2018  The Sun Herald

There's rarely a lack of talent in high school girls basketball on the Coast and this year was no different. St. Martin senior center Daphane White signed with ...



ADA: Murder of 15-year-old wasn’t just brutal — it was an execution  The Sun Herald

A 20-year-old man who was 17 when he robbed and fatally shot a 15-year-old Gulfport High School student was sentenced Tuesday to life without parole for ...



Meet the Gulf Coast Carnival Association’s 2018 Royal Court  The Sun Herald

Today the Sun Herald introduces the Mississippi Gulf Coast Carnival Association royal court for 2018. Members of the Royal Court are usually the first clue each ...



First class to be inducted into Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame Saturday  WLOX

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Kent Jones and Steve Williams say they got the idea of a Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame 20 years ago. Finally, after a lot of discussion, ...



Full list of school closings for severe weather  The Sun Herald

Several area schools will be dismissing students early as severe weather is expected to move into the area by early afternoon. Here are some of the early ...



The city of Gulfport honors Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf  WLOX

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, who was known as Chris Jackson in the mid to late 1980's, left a lasting impression on anyone who watched ...



Gulfport homes flood; mayor declares state of emergency  Jackson Clarion Ledger

There was scant warning for a "tropical-style storm system" that spawned heavy rain and strong winds Thursday, resulting in flooded homes and waterways ...



Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival March 30 at Gulf Park Campus  Meridian Star

The smooth sounds of local jazz and blues musicians will soon fill the coastal air as The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) Gulf Park Campus hosts its ...



Lafayette, Oxford and Water Valley land players on all-star rosters  Oxford Eagle

The Mississippi Association of Coaches (MAC) and the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) announced in a joint press conference the ...



Hardy Court in Gulfport getting a facelift and new tenant  The Sun Herald

Rumors are spreading about the future of Hardy Court Shopping Center in Gulfport, and the owners say what's coming isn't an athletic field but more ...



High School Entrepreneurs Compete in State Event Hosted by USM  Southern Miss Now

Greenville High School student Alex Jackson took first place in the Startup Division of the SEP State Business Plan Competition. Jackson is wearing a sequined ...



2017 Gulfport Hall of Fame Member Patrick Davis Calls Coach Prince Jones The Best  WLOX

Prince Jones was a magical track and field head coach at Gulfport High School. On Saturday, another one of his former track stars was inducted into the Gulfport ...



Pearl River announces 2019 signing class  HubcitySPOKES.com

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River announced the addition of 34 new Wildcats on Wednesday as part of National Signing Day 2019. The large class checks a lot of ...



As Pelicans eye Gulfport, can the NBA D-League work on the Coast?  The Sun Herald

The New Orleans Pelicans have reached out to Gulfport as a potential destination for its new NBA D-League affiliate. That inquiry begs the question: Can minor ...



Oxford's O'Connor hailed as state's top soccer player  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Oxford High school standout Morgan O'Connor was named the Gatorade Mississippi Girls Soccer Player of the Year on Thursday.



Beesley and Braswell to wed Jan. 19 - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Mr. and Mrs. Valory Beesley of Port Gibson, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brianna Beesley, to Christian William Braswell, the son of Mr. and Mrs.



Former WC coach Fuller resigns at Gulfport - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

By Patrick Ochs The Biloxi Sun Herald. Gulfport High School's athletic department announced Wednesday that longtime girls basketball coach Donny Fuller has ...



Coast teachers awarded Leo Seal Innovative Teacher Grants  WLOX

Twelve South Mississippi educators were selected as winners of this year's Leo W. Seal Innovative Teacher Grant Friday.



Remembering Zae Crain  WXXV News 25

Tonight, family and friends have gathered to remember the life of Zae Crain, the former Gulfport High School football player. News 25's Kristen Anzuini is at the ...



Eleven MSU students join prestigious Presidential Scholars group  Mississippi State Newsroom

Eleven freshmen are beginning their academic careers at Mississippi State with the university's Presidential Scholar designation.



Gulf Coast Carnival Association 2017 dukes  The Sun Herald

Thomas H. Mueller of Biloxi is the husband of Randi Peresich Mueller. They are the parents of 10-year-old Henry Mueller, who attends North Bay Elementary ...



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