The “King” Rules Moss Point

The “King” Rules Moss Point

The “King” Rules Moss Point

Any perceptions of younger people not running for political offices has been decimated in the Gulf Coast’s political arena, especially in the city of Moss Point, inside Jackson County. Moss Point voters have recently given their hopes and dreams of building a vibrant and productiive city to Mario King, a...

Go High, Young Man!  Boys and Girls Club Names 2017 Youth of the Year

Go High, Young Man! Boys and Girls Club Names 2017 Youth of the Year

Go High, Young Man! Boys and Girls Club Names 2017 Youth of the Year

Khalil McGowan, 18, stood out as the “Best of the Best” and was named the 2017 Youth of the Year for the Gulf Coast Boys and Girls Club. The announcement was made at the annual Steak and Stake Dinner, held at the IP Casino and Resort Hotel in Biloxi. “It...

Mississippian takes NAACP into New Era  State President Derrick Johnson Named Interim President/CEO

Mississippian takes NAACP into New Era State President Derrick Johnson Named Interim President/CEO

Mississippian takes NAACP into New Era State President Derrick Johnson Named Interim President/CEO

The NAACP 108th national convention, held this summer in Baltimore, Maryland, took on more of a distinct Mississippian flavor, following new and unexpected developments in the organization’s leadership. Derrick Johnson, the NAACP Mississippi State Conference president, was formally introduced to the convention delegates as their new president and CEO, to...