Mississippi shipyard rebuilds area hit by Hurricane Katrina

April 12, 2018 in Business

PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) – A military shipyard that is one of Mississippi’s largest employers says it will rebuild part of its operation that was destroyed by 2005’s Hurricane Katrina. Virginia-based […]

Navy adds $57 million to pay for repair of damaged destroyer

April 4, 2018 in Business

PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) – The U.S. Navy is adding another $57 million to what it’s paying a Mississippi shipyard to repair a destroyer damaged in a June collision that killed […]

Decomposing body found in the woods during church gathering

March 21, 2017 in News

PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) – Investigators are trying to identify a decomposing body discovered during a church gathering in Jackson County. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell says that parishioners of Pine […]

A year after Jackson County plane crash, families still look for remains

November 1, 2016 in News

PASCAGOULA, Mississippi (AP) — A small plane crashed into the Mississippi Sound last October, killing three men aboard. A year later, the search continues for the remains of the victims. […]

Pascagoula’s Sarah Thomas felt pressure as 1st female NFL official — after the season

July 29, 2016 in Sports

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Sarah Thomas was never hit by the pressure of being the first woman to be a full-time NFL game official until after her first season on […]

Pascagoula natural gas plant still closed after June 27 fire

July 11, 2016 in Business

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A Mississippi natural gas processing plant rocked by explosions on June 27 remains offline. Rick Rainey, a spokesman for Houston-based Enterprise Products Partners LP said Thursday […]

New K9 officer ‘Tony’ joins Pascagoula Police Department

June 10, 2016 in News

PASCAGOULA, Mississippi (AP) — A new K9 officer has joined the Pascagoula Police Department. WLOX-TV reports the 2-year-old Dutch Shephard named Tony is now out patrolling the city with his partner, […]

Jackson County jail named for deputy killed in line of duty

October 20, 2015 in News

PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — Jackson County’s new Adult Detention Center has been named in honor of Deputy Bruce W. Evans, who was killed in the line of duty 15 years […]