Biloxi http://wwno.org en Biloxi may ease horse ownership restrictions http://wwno.org/post/biloxi-may-ease-horse-ownership-restrictions <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Biloxi City Council is being asked to make a zoning change that could allow more horses in the city.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Community Development Director Jerry Creel says the city&#39;s current land development ordinance requires horse owners to have property zoned for agriculture. And it requires at least three acres for ownership of one horse.</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 16:40:22 +0000 The Associated Press 15849 at http://wwno.org Hurricane Conference Opens in Biloxi http://wwno.org/post/hurricane-conference-opens-biloxi <p>BILOXI, Miss. &mdash; The Gulf States Hurricane Conference is under way in Biloxi, Miss., with more than 300 emergency managers and first responders attending from Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and Texas. The location of the conference rotates among the states.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 14:40:29 +0000 The Associated Press 13090 at http://wwno.org Beach Bacteria Warnings Up From Last Year in Mississippi http://wwno.org/post/beach-bacteria-warnings-last-year-mississippi <p>BILOXI, Miss. &mdash; Mississippi&#39;s Department of Environmental Quality has posted more warnings of high bacteria levels along Mississippi beaches so far this year than in all of 2011. But the head of the Harrison County Sand Beach Authority says there have been fewer sewer-related problems in the past few years than there used to be.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 14:59:49 +0000 The Associated Press 12780 at http://wwno.org