IBEW Local Union 1211

PO Box 541
Gulfport, MS 39502, USA

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Woman accused of depositing $16K worth of fake money orders

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:33:14 -0700

A Gulfport woman has been charged with uttering forgery after she allegedly deposited more than $16,000 worth of fraudulent money orders at Coastal Credit Union. Biloxi Police Department Investigator Steve Schlicht said Cynthia Ann Brosh, 57, turned herself in to authorities Wednesday afternoon.

Man in stolen truck commits suicide in restaurant parking lot after police chase

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:22:13 -0700

Baton Rouge Police say a man committed suicide Wednesday morning in the Taco Bell parking lot on Sherwood Forest.

Centennial Plaza developer hopes to announce anchor tenant soon

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:02:55 -0700

One of the many properties on the coast left damaged by Katrina has been sitting vacant since the hurricane. But, the historic Centennial plaza's vacancy could end soon.

Movie studio under construction in Waveland

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:18:05 -0700

The words "Lights, Cameras, Action" will soon be heard in the City of Waveland. A Hollywood film maker is in the process of opening a movie studio in the city. The hope is to lure Tinseltown to the Coast.

Delayed road repair frustrates Gulfport residents

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:17:57 -0700

John Clark Road is one of several in the City of Gulfport undergoing repairs, but the people living there are saying enough is enough. Dust and danger are what many there are claiming has become an everyday reality.

Police identify man who reportedly committed suicide Wednesday at Taco Bell parking lot in Baton Rouge

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:25:55 -0700

A Gulfport, MS man reportedly killed himself Wednesday in Baton Rouge.

Gulfport city leaders devising plan to fix Dolan Ave. crater

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:47:59 -0700

A spokesman from the City of Gulfport tells WLOX News an analysis of the ground below Dolan Avenue is complete, and engineers are designing a plan to repair any leaking pipes that might have caused the crater.

16-year-old Biloxi soccer player receives invite to National Training Center

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:13:37 -0700

A youth soccer camp is underway at the Gulfport Sportsplex, featuring a U.S. Soccer national staff coach. That coach, Juan Carlos Michia,  selected one of the soccer camp members to train at a national academy in Atlanta.

South MS military families shop for free school supplies

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:17:59 -0700

A Texas-based organization wants to ease one burden for military families as they prepare to send their children to school next week. On Tuesday, Operation Homefront treated hundreds of South Mississippi children to a free school supplies shopping spree.

Update: Highway 90 gridlock may last until 7:30

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:18:20 -0700

Gulfport police say an 18-wheeler driving on Highway 90 was trying to make a turn near Midway Avenue.  That truck got stuck.  And now traffic is backed up because of what police are calling an issue.

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