IBEW Local Union 1211

PO Box 541
Gulfport, MS 39502, USA

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Former coast teacher to be sentenced for molestation charges

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 03:57:19 -0800

A former South Mississippi teacher heads back to court Monday afternoon for his sentencing. William Richard Pryor pleaded guilty in December to two counts of transportation of a minor with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity. 

Gulfport Synagogue was full of celebration and food today

Sun, 01 Mar 2015 19:27:34 -0800

 The only Jewish Synagogue on the Mississippi Gulf Coast was full of celebration and food today.

Gulfport man charged with felony DUI causing death

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:57:28 -0800

A Gulfport man is accused of driving under the influence and hitting a pedestrian.

Tulane offers first money saving couponing workshop in Biloxi

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:42:24 -0800

In this tight economy, many of us could use some money saving tips. On Friday, Tulane University's Mississippi Coast Campus offered a course to teach people how to clip coupons and use them wisely.

Church prepares donations to bring to tornado victims

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:12:13 -0800

A Gulfport church will make a special delivery to tornado victims in Columbia, MS. On Saturday, several members of Forrest Heights Missionary Baptist Church will deliver donations to a distribution center in the tornado ravaged community. 

Naturalized American excited about his right to vote

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:58:00 -0800

He's an accomplished violinist who was born in the Soviet Union, grew up in Cuba and lived in Peru. Sasha Ferreira is now an American citizen. And one of his proudest moments came Friday morning, at the Harrison County circuit clerk's office.

Repairs to Gulfport piers will soon begin

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:58:12 -0800

Repairs will soon begin on piers in Gulfport that were destroyed by Hurricane Isaac nearly three years ago. Earlier this year, the city approved the lowest bid from J. E. Borries to make the repairs.

Paying tribute to a community theatre icon

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:42:38 -0800

Chuck White has spent a majority of his lifetime at Center Stage, and after 40 years at the helm he's still going strong.

Police: Gulfport officer shot victim after he reached for a gun

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:27:20 -0800

Gulfport Police confirm one of the department's officers shot and killed a Texas man late Thursday night after he reportedly reached for a gun. Rodney D. Biggs of Arlington, Texas died from a single gunshot wound.

Flags lowered today to remember William Martin

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:57:20 -0800

Flags outside the Harrison County Courthouse in Gulfport have been lowered to half staff. The county is paying tribute to William Martin, the supervisor who was found dead inside his Gulfport home Thursday, moments after being indicted by a federal grand jury on bribery and obstruction of justice charges. Those flags happen to be directly in front of a sign that saves a parking space for the ...

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