A Kiln man is facing charges of homicide by vehicle, along with eluding law enforcement officers and tampering with physical evidence charges, after a fatal collision last month in Dedeaux.
Waveland Mayor Mike Smith, along with several other coast leaders, on Wednesday met with officials in Washington D.C. to discuss the effects of the Bonnet Carre Spillway on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a CSX train Thursday night in Bay St. Louis, in what appears to be an act of suicide, according to Hancock County Coroner Jim Faulk.
The Bay-Waveland School District Board of Trustees heard from a local family about the board's recent approval of an administrative retreat to Orange Beach.
Aerospace company Relativity is expanding its rocket component production and rocket engine testing operations at NASA's Stennis Space Center in Hancock County. The project is a $59-million corporate investment and will create 190 jobs, increasing employment at Relativity’s Stennis Space Cen…
The Waveland Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Tuesday discussed routine matters including the groundbreaking of the community center at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park on Herlihy Street, and the effects of the Bonnet Carre Spillway opening.
If you always wanted to be on television, your chance is coming up in Bay St. Louis next week -- for the fifth year in a row, New Orleans television station WGNO is scheduled to bring a full production team to the historic Bay St. Louis Depot grounds to broadcast its "News with a Twist" at 5…
This week, more than 200 teen volunteers from three parishes in Nashville, Tennessee participated in several community service projects throughout Waveland, Bay St. Louis, and Long Beach.
The Hancock County Board of Education on Monday heard a breakdown of the scores from the 2018-19 third-grade reading gate from Federal Program Director and ELA Coordinator Dr. Christine Moseley.
The Old Town Merchants Association (OTMA) and its members invite you to experience the Second Saturday Art Walk this Saturday, June 8. Also known as Second Saturday, the event has become a regional favorite and regularly draws visitors from New Orleans to Biloxi.
Hancock County District 5 Supervisor Darrin "Bo" Ladner was injured on Memorial Day while reportedly trying to stop a group of people from fighting.
The Sea Coast Echo's former publisher James R. "Randy" Ponder will be inducted into the Mississippi Press Association (MPA) Hall of Fame later this month.
The Hancock County Library System Board of Trustees on Wednesday announced the resignation of HCLS Executive Director Jennifer Baxter.
Mayors from all along the Mississippi Gulf Coast met in an emergency session in Biloxi on Tuesday to discuss the ongoing damage the Coast's sea life and economy are suffering from the Bonnet Carre Spillway opening.
The long Memorial Day weekend offered plenty of opportunities for celebration in Hancock County -- such as graduation ceremonies and the annual St. Clare Seafood Festival -- but it also afforded a chance to remember those in the armed services who gave their lives defending the nation.
The Waveland Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Wednesday discussed the possibility of investing with Trinity Capital Investors.
Memorial Day Weekend 2019 will be truly memorable for the Mississippi Gulf Coast with three different festivals for locals and visitors alike, featuring a wildly diverse mix of music, food, arts, fun and -- most importantly -- ample opportunities to honor the men and women in uniform who mad…
The buccaneers stormed ashore in droves at the Bay St. Louis Municipal Harbor on Friday, “taking over” the city’s Old Town district for the Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse's fifth annual Pirate Day in the Bay celebration.
The St. Clare Seafood Festival in Waveland will kick off Memorial Day Weekend on the Coast with a three-day celebration beginning Friday with a "Tribute to the Military."
Memorial Day Weekend observances begin with National Poppy Day®, Saturday, May 25th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in front of Walmart when members of American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) Unit 139 Miss Poppy, our twin Little Miss Poppies, and Junior members distribute bright red poppies in exchange…
The results are in and the city of Bay St. Louis is now officially ranked one of the "10 Best Small Coastal Towns in America." Actually, it's in the top five.
Hancock County emergency officials rescued a family of six and their dog early Sunday morning after severe weather caused rising flood waters to threaten a Kiln community.
A 51-year-old Hancock County man must serve 15 years in prison on charges of possession of child pornography and methamphetamine, officials said.
The Waveland Board of Mayor and Aldermen during a special meeting on Friday approved a grant agreement with MDA, which will allow for the construction of a new community center at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park on Herlihy Street to move forward.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers opened the Bonnet Carre Spillway on Friday, while the wildlife in the Mississippi Sound is still struggling to recover after the spillway's opening in February.
Next weekend, Old Town Bay St. Louis, MS will be teaming with rogue pirates and swashbucklers during the fifth annual Pirate Day in the Bay festival. The downtown event, organized by the non-profit Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse, will be centered around Pirate Central, located at South Beach B…
Several students from Bay-Waveland Middle School spoke to the Bay City Council last week about their efforts on Magnolia Bayou and the city's Martin Luther King Park.
The Hancock County Board of Supervisors on Monday heard from Constance Mims, owner of Unique Transitions Training Center, a barber college in Waveland.
The Old Town Merchants Association (OTMA) and its members invite you to experience the Second Saturday Art Walk this Saturday, May 11, as they celebrate Mother’s Day a little early. Also known as Second Saturday, the event has become a regional favorite and regularly draws visitors from New …
WIGGINS – An alert off-duty Biloxi police officer was responsible for taking the alleged shooter of another Biloxi police officer off the street Monday evening.
The city of Bay St. Louis and the Hancock County Board of Supervisors have partnered together to begin a $1.5 million "Pier 5" expansion project at the Bay Municipal Harbor.