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A man went gambling with friends on Thanksgiving. He left a Biloxi casino $100,000 richer.
The third time was a big charm for Gregory (no last name provided), who took home a Thanksgiving jackpot from IP Casino Biloxi. Instead of sitting home carving the turkey, the Tennessee man decided Thanksgiving Day was a good time to make his third visit to IP Casino this year, along with his friends.
MS Coast kitchen fails restaurant inspection for third time, all for the same violation
A casino restaurant is one of three kitchens to fail health inspection for the first time.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in gulfport, MS
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near gulfport.
Emergency landing made by United Airlines flight at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
GULFPORT, Miss. (WLOX) - Friday, a flight was forced to make an emergency landing at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport for an emergency landing after smoke was reported onboard the plane. The plane, which officials say was a United Airlines flight traveling from Pensacola to Houston, was over the Gulf just west...
A Foodie's Guide: The 4 Unmissable Diners in Biloxi
In this article, we'll be exploring four delightful diners in Biloxi. Have you had the chance to visit any of these eateries yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below!
Gulfport woman named to Forbes ‘30 Under 30′ list
Www.youtube.com – WLOX News – 2023-12-04 15:01:05. SUMMARY: Jessica Shelley, a former teacher and mother of five, has achieved success as a CEO and is now recognized as one of Forbes's top 30 under 30. She attributes her success to her determination and the lack of support or preparation she had growing up. Despite these challenges, Shelley and her Gulf Coast community are proud of her accomplishments. She plans to continue expanding her work in the future, and her perseverance and dedication are inspiring others in her community.
Campground Baptist Church performs Christmas play ‘The Gift’
HARRISON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - There is no shortage of Christmas plays during the winter season. Campground Baptist Church has spent the last decade perfecting its play, which has evolved into a spectacle. The Gift is a performance of Jesus Christ’s birth, life and death. At the Baptist Church off...
Morgan Freeman surprises guests with appearance at Ground Zero Blues Club
BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) - Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman surprised guests Thursday night with an appearance at Ground Zero Blues Club in downtown Biloxi. Freeman spoke on stage, thanking the crowd for their support- and cracking a few jokes. “Those of us at Ground Zero are so happy to see you...
The Gulfport Harbor Lights Winter Festival 2023 Shines Bright
Ourmshome.com – John Dolan – 2023-12-03 17:02:11. SUMMARY: The Gulfport Harbor Lights Winter Festival, running from November 24 to December 31, 2023, transforms Jones Park into a holiday spectacle with over 1.5 million LED lights from 5:30pm to 10:30pm daily. Santa and his elves greet visitors in Santa's Village, while carnival rides and trolley or train rides offer views of the ever-changing light displays choreographed to music. Since its inception in 2015, the festival has grown, supported by significant sponsorships, including a $2.5 million initial commitment. Discounts are available for unlimited rides and select admissions, and the event was featured in the Lifetime TV movie “Christmas in Mississippi.”
Popular New Orleans food critic blown away by food at new MS Coast restaurant
Big Eatsy said the steak at this Ocean Springs eatery was one of the best he’s ever had.
17 local charities participate in IP Casino Resort Spa 2023 “Wreaths of Hope” Competition
BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) - The IP Casino Resort Spa is celebrating the holiday season with its annual “Wreath for Hope” Competition. This year, the casino resort is set to award up to $10,000 in prizes thanks to Boyd Gaming Properties. Those prizes will be distributed across seventeen local non-profit organizations that are participating.
A Sweet Trio: The Top 3 Donut Shops in Gulfport
In this article, we're exploring three delightful donut shops in Gulfport. Have you had the chance to visit any of these sweet spots yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments below!
Discover the Top 3 Chinese Restaurants in Biloxi: A Gastronomic Journey
In this article, we'll be exploring three exceptional Chinese restaurants in Biloxi. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
This Biloxi casino closed its buffet in COVID. Now the space will get a $1M transformation.
Golden Nugget Casino Biloxi was one of several Mississippi Coast casinos where the buffet didn’t return after the pandemic, and now that space is about to be repurposed. Golden Nugget and DraftKings Inc. announced Tuesday the addition of a high-tech retail sportsbook area that will open in January. “We...
Embark on a Fast Food Adventure: 5 Essential Stops in Gulfport
This article presents a selection of five fast food joints in Gulfport. Have you had the chance to taste any of their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear from you! Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
WLOX News Anchor Jennifer Lott welcomes beautiful baby boy into world
BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) - WLOX News Anchor Jennifer Lott is now a proud mother. She gave birth to a beautiful boy at 6:21 p.m. Wednesday, “just in time to catch the end of the 6 p.m. newscast,” Jennifer joked on Facebook. Baby River was born at 8 pounds...
MDWFP: Harrison County reports first-ever case of CWD in deer
The first-ever case of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Harrison County has been confirmed with a deer testing positive for the illness. Mississippi's Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks reports that it recently received CWD-positive test results for a hunter-harvested...
New Nature Trail and Boardwalk Opens in Ocean Springs: A Joint Effort for Community Recreation and Education
A new trail with a raised boardwalk has been opened in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. This project is a collaboration between Mississippi State’s Gulf Coast Community Design Studio (GCCDS) and the Land Trust for the Mississippi Coastal Plain. The trail, located on Land Trust property, goes through a forest and wetlands, providing educational opportunities and views of Old Fort Bayou.