Judge: Mississippi Development Authority study on offshore drilling `severely lacking’

June 20, 2014 in Business

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) – A Hinds County judge says the state must write a better economic impact statement on proposed offshore natural gas and oil exploration in parts of the […]

Officials say body is that of missing kayaker

March 13, 2013 in Top Stories

The body found Friday in the Mississippi Sound is that of a kayaker who had been missing for 10 days.

Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove says an autopsy Saturday confirmed the body as that of 23-year-old Nick Rainer, who went missing Feb. 27 while kayaking with his father.

The state Marine Patrol found the body more than four miles south of Biloxi. The body had been spotted by a charter boat fisherman.

Biloxi man dies from boating accident

September 20, 2012 in News, Statewide News

Officials said a 54-year-old Biloxi man died from injuries suffered in a boating accident near Deer Island

Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus tells The Mississippi Press Mark Barhanovich was pronounced dead at 7:52 a.m. Sunday at Ocean Springs Hospital Emergency Room.