Harrison County, MS Government


Gulfport schools ‘strongly encourage’ masks in the classroom this year

GULFPORT, Miss. (WLOX) - Gulfport School District students are beginning classes this week amid rising COVID-19 cases and a low vaccination rate. Gov. Tate Reeves said he will not require masks at schools this year, meaning it’s up to each school district to decide how it will handle the fourth wave.
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A vexing issue: COVID-19 surging again

Daily coronavirus cases are on the rise, the highest in six months, in fact, while vaccination rates in Mississsippi remain the lowest in the nation. As a result, the Mississippi State Department of Health is issuing new advisories for those most susceptible: Get vaccinated or wear a mask. The increase...
Harrison County, MSwxxv25.com

MSDH reporting large spike in COVID-19 cases

The Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting a spike in reported COVID-19 cases today. The latest daily total released by the department says there are 641 new COVID-19 cases and five new deaths statewide compared to 219 cases and 10 deaths reported yesterday. Regarding the delta variant of the...
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Ingalls Shipbuilding hosted hiring events in Harrison County

The largest manufacturing employer in Mississippi, Ingalls Shipbuilding is offering employment opportunities for those looking for work. Ingalls Shipbuilding is looking to fill positions for shipfitters, first class electricians, pipefitters, pipe welders, and structural welders. Anyone with or without experience is welcome to come and apply. Today in six different...
Harrison County, MSWLOX

Ingalls to host hiring events across Harrison County

HARRISON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - Looking for a job? Ingalls Shipbuilding might be in your neighborhood tomorrow. Ingalls is hosting pop-up hiring events in six locations across Harrison County on Wednesday, July 14. The events will allow attendees to apply for open positions and speak with recruiters and shipbuilders in person. Pre-registration is not required.
Gulfport, MSWLOX

Moss Point broken water main

A sunny and dry morning for everyone! It may not stay that way all day though. Click and watch the forecast video for details. Music lovers excited about Morgan Freeman’s blues club set to open in Biloxi. Updated: 5 hours ago. |. Morgan Freeman's Ground Zero Blues Club is set...