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Name released of man who died on the job at Chevron refinery
PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - The man killed while on the job at Pascagoula’s Chevron refinery has been identified.Chevron officials said Wednesday morning that Albert Lee Byrd II died after falling from an elevated structure Tuesday night around 7:30 p.m. Byrd was an employee with Performance Contractors
Contractor dies after fatal fall at Pascagoula Chevron Refinery
PASCAGOULA, Miss. -- A fatal incident occurred at the Chevron Refinery in Pascagoula on Tuesday evening claiming the life of a contractor, according to spokesman Alan Sudduth.According to Sudduth, a contractor suffered fatal injuries after falling at the refinery. It is unclear how the contractor fe
Pascagoula neighborhood under a boil water notice
Not all of Williams Street is affected, but any resident in the area with low pressure is advised to boil water, and those with no water are advised to boil their water once service returns.
ASAP paramedic arrested, accused of sexually assaulting patient during transport
JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Jackson County deputies arrested 54-year-old James Lavelle Walley on October 16 and charged him with Sexual Battery after a woman accused him of sexually assaulting her while being transported in an ambulance.The 38-year-old woman was being transported by ASAP Ambulance S
Man falls to death at Pascagoula refinery
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - A contractor working at an oil refinery in southern Mississippi has fallen to his death.News outlets report the man fell Tuesday night at the Chevron Pascagoula Refinery.Chevron said in a news release Wednesday morning that it will not release details about the death until t
Pascagoula police investigating accident that led to man dying
PASCAGOULA, Miss. -- Pascagoula Police are investigating an accident on Monday that left a male dead, according to Capt. Doug Adams.
Man struck and killed by vehicle in Pascagoula - WXXV 25
Pascagoula police are investigating an accident that happened late last night at the intersection of Highway 90 and Marie Street.A man was attempting to cross Highway 90 and was struck by a vehicle that was eastbound approaching Market Street. The victim was transported to Singing River Hospital by
Man shot near Biloxi High School, school put on lockdown - WXXV 25
Biloxi High Principal Marcus Boudreaux said, “Our nurses tended him until the paramedics arrived. I do have to commend all the first responders, both the fire department, as well as law enforcement, they were here immediately.”
Man dead after being hit by vehicle in Pascagoula
PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - A man is dead after being hit by a vehicle in Pascagoula late Monday night.It happened at 11:15 p.m. on Highway 90 near the intersection of Marie Street. That’s the road that runs next to the Waffle House near the Market Street intersection.Police tell us they believe it was
Ocean Springs attorney Earl Denham passes away - WXXV 25
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department has confirmed that Ocean Springs attorney Earl Denham died Tuesday afternoon.Denham was left in critical condition after an assault in Ocean Springs. He was on the patio at Bridgewater Apartments with his girlfriend when the girlfriend’s ex showed up angry at
Moss Point man gets 20 years in prison on drug, firearm charges
GULFPORT, Miss. -- A Moss Point man has been sentenced to 250 months in federal prison, plus five years of supervised release for possession with the intent to distribute meth and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
News 25 Student athletes of the week: St. Martin’s Mileon Graham and ‘Ham’ McGee - WXXV 25
In this corner of region 4 class 6A, St. Martin’s game plan for a pivotal road game at Biloxi was simple. “Coach told us we can’t lose no more games, so we went out there and had to get that W.”
Pedestrian dies after being hit at US 90 intersection in Pascagoula, police say
Acadian Ambulance took him to Singing River Hospital, where he died shortly after midnight, Adams said Tuesday.
Gulfport man convicted of killing one man, paralyzing another
HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A jury deliberated for two hours last week before finding a Gulfport man guilty ofshooting two men, killing one and leaving the other paralyzed from the waist down.
'The day I was born ... my mother placed me in a trash bag'
The story had churned inside Tori Welford since she learned the facts at age 17. She had even shared it once, in 2017, to a youth group at Ingalls Avenue Baptist Church in Pascagoula.
Prominent Ocean Springs lawyer is in critical condition after assault, sheriff says
At some point, the man allegedly leaned over a railing on the patio and struck Denham in the face, the report said.
Here’s how the deadly Super Bowl gang shooting happened in Moss Point
In a matter of seconds, an agent with the FBI Safe Streets Task Force said, the party-goers who were gathered around a table playing cards and watching the game were ordered to the floor.
Suspect wanted for vehicle burglary in Long Beach - WXXV 25
The Long Beach Police Department is asking for help in finding a suspect involved in a vehicle burglary.Police responded to a complaint of a vehicle that had been burglarized in the area of Pine Street.- Advertisement -The victim’s personal property was removed from the vehicle by the suspect.
Coast driver’s license offices closed on Wednesday - WXXV 25
That’s because 14 offices from Hattiesburg to right here on the Coast will be closed for employee training. This includes the office on Highway 49 in Gulfport, the Biloxi office on Highway 67, and the office in Jackson County on Highway 57. They will reopen Thursday at 8 a.m.
Parents living in Biloxi & Gulfport show support for Harrison County school bond
HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Tuesday, the Biloxi City Council will be asked to approve a resolution opposing the Harrison County school bond referendum. Gulfport could take up a similar measure requesting a delayed vote.