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Two lottery jackpots have Coast residents heading to the borders

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People in South Mississippi are cranking up the car heater and heading for the border, dreaming on the ride to Louisiana of Florida what they'll do with the money if they win the $440 million Powerball jackpot or $343 million Mega Millions…

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Jan 2

Two lottery jackpots have Coast residents heading to the borders

Sun Herald

People in South Mississippi are cranking up the car heater and heading for the border, dreaming on the ride to Louisiana of Florida what they'll do with the money if they win the $440 million Powerball jackpot or $343 million Mega Millions…

Oct 6

Two jackpots hit in one weekend hit at Biloxi casinos

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BILOXI -- It's true that jackpots can hit twice in the same city in one weekend after a Florida woman won a $1.5 million jackpot at IP Casino Resort Saturday,

Oct 5

Florida man hits $500,000 jackpot on penny machine at Beau Rivage

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BILOXI -- Matthew Manger of Sarasota, Fla., stops every October at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino on his way to a trade show in Texas and this year it…

Oct 3

Jackpot? Powerball changes coming Sunday

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ALEXANDRIA, La. -- Beginning Sunday, the Powerball is implementing changes to make it easier to win some prizes but harder to win the jackpot.

Sep 29

Coast Cooking: Potatoes and peppers

Sun Herald / Living

Today we’re going to share an interesting combination of vegetables, potatoes and peppers, that can be served as an interesting side or as a hearty main course, just right for…

Sep 7

Celebrate the Coast's seafood, music

Sun Herald

Fall, hayrides and pumpkin spices are on the way, but before rushing into the next season, celebrate the Coast's summer seafood, music and games during the 34th annual Biloxi Seafood…

Aug 28

BLOG: Gauging the fall on Coast

The fall, in this case, is a reference to gas prices and not the upcoming season.

Aug 28

Coast Cooking: Try these meatballs

Sun Herald / Living

If you go into an authentic Italian restaurant, you will not find meatballs and pasta served together. If you see it on the menu, then the place you are in…

Aug 24

Coast Cooking: Antipasti, anyone?

Sun Herald / Living

It is always a good idea to have something waiting on the table when your family or friends arrive.

Aug 7

Coast Cooking: Asparagus salad

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Asparagus is a wonderful vegetable, but it is under-appreciated in this country.

Jul 26

Biloxi man hits the jackpot for $638K at Palace Casino

Sun Herald

BILOXI -- The Elton John's lyrics "Saturday Night's Alright," proved true for a Biloxi man who won $637,957.71 Saturday playing a penny Elton John progressive slot machine at Palace Casino…

Jul 17

Hitchhiking robot embarks on coast-to-coast tour across US

Sun Herald / Living

With its thumb raised skyward and a grin on its digital face, the robotic creation of two researchers in Canada embarked on a hitchhiking journey across the U.S. on Friday.

Jun 19

Scrapin the Coast returns

Thousands of low riders and hydraulically lifted rides are expected this weekend as Scrapin the Coast returns to the Mississippi Coast Coliseum, 2350 Beach Blvd., Biloxi.

May 20

Timberwolves win draft lottery, Lakers move to No. 2

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NEW YORK -- The Minnesota Timberwolves won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, the first time since 2004 the team with the worst record won the No. 1 pick.

May 10

Sea rise threatens Florida coast, but no statewide plan

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The effects of sea-level rise are a daily reality in much of Florida. Drinking water wells are fouled by seawater. Higher tides and storm surges make for more frequent road…

Feb 12

Puerto Rico, North Carolina, Texas tickets win Powerball

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Somebody who stopped by a Shell station in southern Puerto Rico was potentially $100 million richer on Thursday, winning a share of a $564.1 million Powerball jackpot — the first…

Feb 11

Strong sales raise Powerball jackpot to $500 million

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Officials say the Powerball jackpot has risen to an estimated $500 million, which would make it the fifth largest lottery prize in U.S. history.

Feb 11

$485 million Powerball jackpot is 5th largest in US history

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The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $485 million, making Wednesday night's drawing the fifth largest prize in U.S. history.

Feb 8

Bets hail no winner, but Powerball climbs to $450M

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There wasn't a winning ticket in the bunch for Saturday's Powerball jackpot, but the prize offer has increased by approximately $70 million for Wednesday's drawing.

Feb 5

Need $360 million? Try a Powerball ticket

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BATON ROUGE -- The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says nobody won the two major jackpots in the Louisiana Lotto and multistate Powerball drawings on Wednesday night.