Community

Grants Available for Storefronts in Jackson County

PASCAGOULA, MS—The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for the 2018 Façade Grant Program.  Façade Grants are due on April 6, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.  These are available for Chamber member businesses and organizations with under 50 employees. ...

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ROCK U 2 Dance/Theater Saturday Lab No. 1

Come and take some fun dance/movement-based classes on Saturday February 3 at Rock U 2 with Summer Baldwin and Michelle Bryant for our first monthly Saturday Lab!  These workshops are for kids to study new genres of dance other than their weekly classes; stress relief...

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JaxCoHome Proudly Introduces #JaxCoSnaps

Click the image above to view larger. Are you a photographer who enjoys capturing the scenic views of Jackson County? Or even someone who enjoys taking photos at local events? Well, JaxCoSnaps is your next favorite photo-sharing site!  What is JaxCoSnaps? JaxCoSnaps...

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What’s with the Baby in King Cakes?

Click the image above to view larger. King Cakes are a traditional dessert loved by all during the Mardi Gras season. They come in a variety of flavors from cheese cake to chocolate and is known for its sweet icing and colorful frosting. But what’s the deal with...

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January is National Blood Donor Month

Click the image above to view larger. Throughout January, the American Red Cross is celebrating National Blood Donor Month and recognizing the generous individuals who roll up a sleeve to help save lives. The winter months can be especially difficult to collect enough...

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Pascagoula High Blood Drive Set for Jan. 19, 2018

Pascagoula High School’s student council will host a Blood Drive from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, with check-in at the school’s library.   The blood drive is open to the public, and citizens who wish to donate will be moved to the head of the line. A...

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