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Trent Lott: "… on days like today, I remember why I left"

“I miss it sometimes, but then on days like today, I remember why I left,” former Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott said Tuesday in Biloxi before his speech at the Southern States Energy Board. Lott took a few minutes before his speech to discuss the government shutdown and looming debt ceiling crisis. Lott, who served 35 years in Congress before ...

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Gov. Bryant says White House can't pay its bills as National Guard braces for 1,400 furloughs

Furlough notices are going out this week to more than 1,400 Mississippi National Guardsmen as well as hundreds of Navy, Air Force and civilian personnel at the Seabee base in Gulfport, Ingalls Shipyard, and Keesler Air Force Base. A Keesler spokesman told ABC affiliate WLOX that its furloughs begin July 8 and will end October 1. The National Guard furloughed ...

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Williams comes to Coast

Raycom Media has appointed Rick Williams as vice president and general manager of WLOX-TV in Biloxi. Williams has served as news director at WALB-TV in Albany, Ga., for more than two decades. He succeeds David Vincent, who will retire this month after 35 years with WLOX-TV. Williams is no stranger to the Gulf Coast. After Hurricane Katrina, he was one ...

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Biloxi's WLOX-TV inks affiliation deal with CBS

BILOXI — CBS and WLOX-TV in Biloxi, Miss., have signed an affiliation agreement. WLOX-CBS will be on a digital sub-channel of WLOX and will be viewed over the air, on cable and satellite, CBS said in a statement Wednesday. The affiliation is effective April 8. David Vincent, vice president and general manager of WLOX, says it will be a week ...

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