What's New in Jackson County
Ocean Springs Alderman-at-Large Bobby Cox will be the Parade Marshall for the “Harbor’s Christmas Boat Parade” on Saturday, December 14. The parade route will begin near the Ocean Springs Yacht Club at 6 p.m. and the run along Front Beach to the entrance of the Small Craft Harbor in Ocean Springs.
More than 50 people attended a ribbon cutting on Nov. 19 to mark the official opening of the new Highway Patrol/Driver’s License Office in Gautier on Highway 57. The $254,900 facility is 2,000 square feet with a waiting area that will accommodate 36 people. The building, which replaces the Pascagoula office, has actually been open for business to the public for driver’s license testing and issuance for the past couple weeks. The new phone number is 228-818-8340.
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