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Man shoots himself near Biloxi High School, prompts lockdown  Sun Herald

A man was injured by a self-inflicted gunshot wound at the AJ Holloway Sports Complex in Biloxi MS. Initial reports prompted a lockdown at Biloxi High School ...

One of the nation’s top young baseball stars landed in Biloxi and he is ‘off the charts’  Biloxi Sun Herald

Arizona State baseball commit Colt Keith has transferred to Biloxi High School in Mississippi. The infielder committed to the Sun Devils as a freshman and is an ...

Down 5 suspended players, Biloxi had to find a way vs. Gulfport. Here’s what happened.  Sun Herald

The Biloxi High School basketball team beat Gulfport MS behind Jariyon and JaRonn Wilkens. The Indians remain undefeated headed into Saturday's game vs.

Arizona State commit Colt Keith transfers to Biloxi MS  Biloxi Sun Herald

Arizona State baseball commit Colt Keith has transferred to Biloxi MS High School from Verrado in Buckeye, Arizona.

Coast basketball roundup: Biloxi turns it on in 2nd half to take down Gulfport  Biloxi Sun Herald

Biloxi topped Gulfport to win the Region 8-6A championship. Long Beach, Pascagoula and Bay High also claimed region tournament titles to advance in the ...

Biloxi High experiencing problems with air conditioning  WLOX

Parents are expressing concerns after learning Biloxi High School is having issues with their air conditioning unit, and students are having to learn in what one ...

Twins moved to Biloxi with a basketball title on their minds. Now they’re 4 wins away.  Biloxi Sun Herald

The Biloxi MS High School basketball team is four wins away from a title with twins Jariyon and JaRonn Wilkens making a difference. The Indians play the Petal ...

Biloxi High students deliver gifts just in time for Christmas  WLOX

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Some Biloxi High School students were busy Saturday morning with special deliveries. It's called Project Present, a special project of the ...

Biloxi’s talented twins deliver in classic battle with Gulfport  Sun Herald

The Biloxi High School baseball team battled Gulfport MS Friday night in a crucial Class 6A battle at Bert Jenkins Gymnasium. Jariyon Wilens and Jaronn ...

Biloxi man faces charges after causing school lockdowns  WLOX

Jauan Markel Williams, 20, faces misdemeanor charges after causing three Biloxi schools to be locked down Wednesday.

Here’s how No. 1 Biloxi fared against SEC-caliber talent in Saturday’s HoopsFest  Sun Herald

Biloxi High School played Florence MS in Hoopsfest Saturday at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum. Also playing were Stone High-Gulfport, St. Martin-Bay High, ...

A proud Coast high school basketball program is in search of a new coach  Biloxi Sun Herald

Pass Christian MS High School is in the market for a new boys basketball coach after Willie James stepped down from the post. The Pirates won a state ...

Who do you think was the Coast’s top boys athlete for the week of Jan. 14? Vote now.  Sun Herald

Fans have a chance to vote on the top high school boys athlete for the week of Jan. 14 in South MS. Candidates are from Biloxi, Gulfport, Poplarville, St. Patrick, ...

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 ...

Parents express concern following threat at Biloxi High School  WLOX

Parents are raising concerns over a threat made by a student at Biloxi High School.

Biloxi’s new football coach is ‘excited’ about his team. Here’s why.  Sun Herald

Friday night's jamboree contest gave Biloxi football fans a brief glimpse of what to expect in Katlan French's first season as the Indians' head coach, and it may ...

Scholar Athletes: Pegoda twins use sibling rivalry as motivation in the classroom and on the field  WLOX

Over the years, the Pegoda twins have been two of Biloxi High's best and brightest students on the pitch and in the classroom, and they credit each other for the ...

Biloxi’s baseball coach isn’t big on flying, but he was a ‘rock star’ with the Blue Angels  Sun Herald

Biloxi High School baseball coach Eddie Lofton admits that he doesn't care much for flying, but his experience Friday morning aboard an F/A-18 with a U.S. ...

Bobby Hall left Biloxi for ‘a real football town.’ It didn’t work out for him there.  Sun Herald

Bobby Hall left the Biloxi football program and questioned the quality of football on the Mississippi Coast. He took a job at Philadelphia High School, but that ...

Biloxi’s first new movie theater since Katrina will open soon — and more is on the way  Sun Herald

The new Premier movie theater at Edgewater Mall in Biloxi opens later this month and three new performing arts centers are on the way, bringing more family ...

A one-handed running back and a stingy D carried East Central football to victory  Sun Herald

The East Central High School football team traveled to Biloxi Friday night for the Hornets' season opener. Running back Dylan Grinsteinner and linebacker ...

The Katlan French era begins at Biloxi  WLOX

It's the dawn of a new day at Biloxi High School, as Katlan French begins his first fall practices as the Indians' head coach.

Here are the top businesses that opened on the Coast in 2018, plus what’s still to come  Sun Herald

Family-friendly attractions came flooding back to the MS Coast in 2018, and many new restaurants and other businesses opened. Closings include Tulane ...

Katlan French named new head football coach at Biloxi High  WLOX

Biloxi Public School Board officials voted Coach Katlan French to become the next Head Football Coach at Biloxi High School.

Biloxi High School holds memorial for Parkland shooting victims  WLOX

The impact of the Parkland school shooting a month ago was seen all across the country Wednesday. Biloxi High School observed a national movement calling ...

Biloxi’s new football coach is the son of a legend and he is ‘expecting big things’  The Sun Herald

Biloxi High School has hired the replacement for football coach Bobby Hall. Katlan French is the son of longtime high school coach Jack French.

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 ...

Volunteers pick up wreaths at Biloxi National Cemetery  WLOX

Volunteers all across the Coast are spending their Saturday morning performing a good deed at the Biloxi National Cemetery.

A Hall of Fame coach isn't holding back after resigning from Biloxi High  The Sun Herald

Biloxi football coach Bobby Hall is a legend in Mississippi with over 300 career wins and stops in Amory, Madison Central, Louisville, Raleigh and Wayne ...

South MS teachers receive nearly $12,000 in grants from Mississippi Power  WLOX

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Nineteen teachers from across South Mississippi are getting help with their lessons on environmental science thanks to Mississippi ...

Four young teens tried to rob a D'Iberville convenience store. One was shot, cops say.  Sun Herald

The four suspects in an attempted robbery at Popps-Lamey Convenience Store in D'Iberville MS are believed to be minors, police said. The store owner fired ...

Sprinkler system malfunction floods part of Biloxi High School  WLOX

The chance of a shower was at 100 percent inside Biloxi High School early Saturday morning when the school's sprinkler system went a little haywire.

Biloxi High School second in state in national poll  WLOX

A recent national poll on ranked Mississippi schools, and several Coast schools ended up with high marks.

Biloxi High band to march in America's oldest Thanksgiving Day parade  WLOX

This Thanksgiving, Biloxi High School's marching band members will be in Philadelphia performing at the oldest Thanksgiving Day parade in the country.

Bobby Hall called out prep football on the Coast. People had a lot to say about it.  The Sun Herald

Bobby Hall has never been short on opinions throughout his four decades of coaching football, so it should come as no surprise that he had some interesting ...

Juveniles taken into custody after store robbery, 1 hospitalized  WLOX

An early morning convenience store robbery in D'Iberville turned into a shooting, a police chase and a K9 search through the woods.

Remembering Darren Endris  WXXV News 25

The Biloxi Fire Department is mourning the loss of one of their own. Darren Endris passed away on Wednesday morning at the age of 52. The flags at Biloxi Fire ...

After questioning Coast football, former Biloxi coach lands in 'a real football town'  The Sun Herald

Former Biloxi High School football coach Bobby Hall left the Coast after a disagreement with school officials over salary. Now, he says, he's landed at ...

Former Biloxi Mayor AJ Holloway dead at 79  WLOX

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Former Biloxi Mayor A.J. Holloway has died. According to city spokesman Vincent Creel, Holloway passed away at his home around 1 a.m. ...

Biloxi High’s JROTC members are masters of drill skills  The Sun Herald

Biloxi High School's Air Force JROTC team were recently presented with a state championship trophy for their mastery of drill skills that combine hard work, ...

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: ...

School threat in New Mexico makes its way to Coast, adding to confusion and heightened tensions  The Sun Herald

Late Thursday night Biloxi police were made aware of a possible threat at the city's high school. The ensuing investigation connected the possible threat to one ...

36th annual Chefs of the Coast offers taste of coast cuisine  WLOX

There was just about any kind of food you can imagine at the 36th annual Chefs of the Coast showcase at the Coast Coliseum.

Coach, driver's ed teacher accused of refusing to take a DUI test  The Sun Herald

David Wayne King, 44, has been arrested on charges of DUI test refusal and careless driving in D'Iberville. He is assistant football coach at Biloxi High School.

Lead Caledonia head football coach candidate faces DUI charge on coast  The Commercial Dispatch

David King watches his team warm up at Hancock High during practice on Aug. 4, 2010. Photo by: Amanda McCoy, Sun Herald. David King Photo by: Amanda ...

Handcuffed man facing misdemeanors escaped, Hancock sheriff says. Now he faces felony charges.  Sun Herald

A handcuffed man wearing an orange jail jumpsuit faced only misdemeanor charges until he fled from police after a hearing in municipal court, officials said.

South Mississippi students accepted to military academies  WLOX

Several South Mississippi best and brightest students have earned a spot at some of our nation's top military academies.

State-of-the-art Biloxi junior high to open next fall  The Sun Herald

Officials say a new 195000-square-foot junior high campus will be ready for all seventh- and eighth-grade students in the Biloxi School District by next fall.

Scholarship created to honor D'Iberville teen who died in 2014  WLOX

The Hollie Gonsoulin Memorial Scholarship was formed by Mississippi Gulf Coast Community Foundation, along with Kelly and Ivan Spinner of Biloxi.

Students will enter brand new Biloxi Junior High this Friday  WLOX

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Teachers at Biloxi Junior High are excited about their new school. Students returning to class this Friday will walk into a brand new, $35 ...

St. Patrick School, Newton County Elementary teachers awarded Mississippi Power Environment Education grants  Meridian Star

Educators from St. Patrick School in Meridian and Newton County Elementary were among teachers from across South Mississippi presented Mississippi Power ...

Cruisin’ couldn’t rev up without volunteers  WLOX

The secret ingredient in Cruisin' the Coast's recipe for success is an army of volunteers that stand ready to make sure the wheels turn smoothly for the massive ...

Former Ole Miss track coach Brian O’Neal giving Biloxi a leg up  The Sun Herald

Former Ole Miss track and field coach Brian O'Neal is helping Biloxi to see big gains in his first year with the Indians. Here's how.

Harrison Central and Biloxi both think they can win Friday night. Only one can be No. 1.  The Sun Herald

The undefeated Biloxi Indians travel to Harrison Central for a crucial basketball game Friday night.

See 23 marching bands compete at Biloxi High stadium Saturday  The Sun Herald

On Saturday, the sixth annual Gulf Coast Invitational Marching Band Festival & Competition will showcase more than 2000 student performers from some of the ...

3 things to know about Pearl football  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Pearl football enters the season as defending state champions for the first time, but the Pirates stopped thinking about last season long ago.

Coast Connections: Doug Thompson  WLOX

From the Coast to the College World Series, the latest edition of our "Coast Connections" series focuses on Biloxi native and LSU baseball legend Doug ...

Biloxi takes 15-0 record into holiday break after convincing rivalry win  The Sun Herald

Biloxi hosted Gulfport in an important high school basketball matchup Friday.

High School Basketball First Round District Tournament Games  WLOX

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - The quest to be the best in the high school basketball ranks jumped into a crucial stage, the District Tournament playoffs. Biloxi High ...

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 ...

Reaction mixed after teacher heard cursing at student  WLOX

A video of substitute teacher cursing and yelling at a student at Biloxi High School has created a social media storm with a lot of opinions.

Prep roundup: Soccer hat trick and basketball upset highlight Thursday night action  The Sun Herald

Here are highlights from Thursday night's high school soccer and basketball action across South Mississippi.

Region’s marching bands are hot — and so is the weather  The Sun Herald

On Saturday, the Biloxi High School Band hosted the Gulf Coast Invitational Marching Band Festival. Eighteen marching bands from across the Gulf Coast put up ...

Biloxi Indians band uniform sparks controversy  WLOX

A symbol of pride for the Biloxi High family has come under fire. A recent online article criticizes the Biloxi High marching band's uniform. The controversy was ...

Air Force JROTC cadets take oath at Biloxi High  WLOX

154 cadets officially became members of the cadet corps in a meaningful ceremony at Biloxi High School. The students took an oath of allegiance to the Junior ...

Biloxi High student killed in two-vehicle wreck Tuesday night identified  The Sun Herald

One person was killed during an accident Tuesday, Aug. 15 in Biloxi, Mississippi.

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 ...

Biloxi flexes its muscles against Pass Christian  The Sun Herald

Here's how Tuesday night's Biloxi-Pass Christian thriller ended up.

LCSD passes on coach with DUI charge  The Commercial Dispatch

Lowndes County School District Board of Trustees voted in a split decision Friday not to hire a man facing misdemeanor charges in D'Iberville as head football ...

Biloxi, Gulfport slug it out in regular season finale  The Sun Herald

Biloxi basketball hosted Gulfport on Friday looking to sweep the season series.

Former St. Martin star Donte Starks announces plans to return to the Coast  The Sun Herald

Donte Starks was a standout at St. Martin a year ago. After transferring to John Ehret in New Orleans during the spring, Starks tweeted on Wednesday he's ...

Here's the latest Sun Herald Top 10 basketball rankings  The Sun Herald

Pass Christian's girls basketball team dropped two of its first three games of the season. Now the Pirates have surged up the standings and sit at No. 3 in the ...

Coast softball All-Star Seniors game  WXXV News 25

High school softball was a force on the Gulf Coast in 2018 with three programs from the six Coastal counties advancing all the way to their respective title games.

Biloxi Jr. High responds to threat  WXXV News 25

A student from Biloxi Junior High was caught bringing an air soft gun to school today. The faculty and staff took immediate action after another student reported ...

South Mississippi felony arrest mugshots for Wednesday, July 11, 2018  Sun Herald

Here are the felony arrests that were made on Tuesday, July 11, 2018, by Coast law enforcement officials. The charges listed were those shown on the county ...

Biloxi HS soccer player earns overseas tryout  WLOX

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Biloxi High School senior soccer player Koray Easterling is no stranger to Europe, but he'll be there next week to try out for the Premier ...

Rosters set for South Mississippi All-Star Showcase  The Sun Herald

The South Mississippi All-Star Basketball Showcase is set for May 24 and 25 at Biloxi High School.

Help needed to ID people, places in 1950 Biloxi documentary  The Sun Herald

A documentary filmed in 1950 in Biloxi is getting another look, not for its title — “Social Change in a Democracy Versus Nazi Germany” — but for its scenery and ...

Biloxi loses jitterbugging, bingo-playing former councilman, justice  The Sun Herald

Roy Mattina Sr. has passed away at age 92. He was a businessman, and a former Biloxi councilman and Harrison County Justice of the Peace.

Statewide theatre conference Jan. 17-20 at MSU Riley Center  Meridian Star

More than 500 high school students and community theatre enthusiasts from across the state will travel to Meridian this week to participate in an annual ...

2017 Mississippi Bowl will host the NJCAA title game between East MS & Arizona Western  WLOX

A.L. May Memorial Stadium in Perkinston will host the 2017 National Junior College football game on December 3.

Shakeup for some South Mississippi schools in test rankings  The Sun Herald

Most South Mississippi schools earned grades above the state average in the annual accountability results released Thursday. But there were some surprises.

AJ Giardina's family excited about his retirement  WLOX

With AJ Giardina's retirement, WLOX's loss is a big win for his family.

Biloxi "Indians" mascot offensive? Some Native Americans shout 'Yes!'

The long arm of political correctness has caught up with the Biloxi High Indians.

Clare Sekul Hornsby was ‘an inspiration, a role model, a mentor’  The Sun Herald

Longtime Biloxi attorney Clare Sekul Hornsby has died at the age of 95.

Following in Daughter's Footsteps: 54-Year-Old Set to Earn Second Social Work Degree  Southern Miss Now

As a 54-year-old “nontraditional” student, Brian Henrie has become a father figure to the 14 students in his social work cohort at The University of Southern ...

Coast JROTC program named 2016 State Drill Champion  WLOX

Hundreds of high schoolers put their skills, discipline, and determination to the test at Keesler Air Force Base on Friday. It was the third annual State JROTC Drill ...

Bears come to grips with cruel end to breakthrough season  Sun Herald

The Chicago Bears were still trying to make sense of it all after a breakthrough season ended on a cruel note.

Sports moments frozen in time by Sun Herald photographers  The Sun Herald

Sun Herald photographers share their favorite sports photos of 2017.

These Coast students scored highest in the country on the PSAT  The Sun Herald

Nineteen students from high schools across the three Coast counties are in the running for $32 million in scholarships thanks to scoring the highest on the ...

Biloxi will help pay for crossover bridge from Beau Rivage to Shuckers' games at MGM Park  The Sun Herald

A pedestrian crosswalk over U.S. 90 to Biloxi Shuckers' games at MGM Park will move forward with a matching share from the city. The $400000 matching share ...

Award-winning Biloxi show choir visits set of 'Good Morning America'  WLOX

Some talented teenagers took advantage of a once in a lifetime opportunity. Members of the Biloxi High School Sound Surge show choir got to visit the set of ...

WHAT'S HAPPENING for May (Updated MAY 5)  The Sun Herald

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Kevin Burdine and his assistant coaches relieved of their coaching duties at Biloxi High  WLOX

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Kevin Burdine and his three assistant coaches were told that they would have to turn in their resignations. On Tuesday, they did just that.

Former Biloxi football standout indicted on kidnapping, robbery, embezzlement charges  WLOX

Devoriae Rayshun Martin, 21, was a star running back during his time at Biloxi High School. Now, he is behind bars in Harrison County after being indicted on ...

Retired football coach: ‘You look at this daylily, you’ll be hooked forever’  The Sun Herald

Retired football coach and flower enthusiast might seem like an unlikely combination. But Bob Goolsby's obsession with daylilies has been with him for many ...

LCSD board opts to delay Caledonia coach hire until after candidate's DUI court date  The Commercial Dispatch

Lowndes County School District's board members opted Friday to delay a decision on hiring a Caledonia High School head football coach until after the ...

East Central Community College Names Eric Neel as Next Softball Coach  WTOK

DECATUR, Miss. -- Eric Neel, who has coached high school girls' fast pitch softball teams to five state championships in Mississippi, has been selected as the ...

EDUCATION NOTEBOOK (March 28)  The Sun Herald

Moss Point High School named eight seniors to its 2016 Hall of Fame. Inductees: Tristan Bouler, the daughter of Kevin and Angela Bouler, is a member of the ...

Brewers draft Ocean Springs baseball star in ‘huge surprise’  The Sun Herald

Garrett Crochet has played at Biloxi's MGM Park as an Ocean Springs Greyhound. After being picked in the 34th round of the MLB Draft, the left-hander may ...

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