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Bay Council update: What went wrong?

Apparently plenty. At last night’s recessed meeting of the Bay St. Louis City Council, Sam Atkinson, the state performance auditor, had loads to report after taking a thorough look inside the city’s operations per the council’s request. She said she’s seen a lot of improvement since January but pointed to a lack of procedures, internal controls,…

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Bay Council recessed meeting agenda: state auditor report, docket, vetoes & more

Let’s just say Tuesday’s meeting was long on agenda, short on action. The result: today’s recessed meeting. AGENDA BAY ST. LOUIS CITY COUNCIL RECESSED MEETING APRIL 21, 2016 5:30 P.M. Office of the State Auditor report Budget amendments Docket of Claims Docket of Claims #16-009 dated 04-19-16 (as originally presented) 001 General Fund $89,621.00 005…

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Bay Council agenda: insurance, HB 1523 & much more

AGENDA BAY ST. LOUIS CITY COUNCIL MEETING APRIL 19, 2016 5:30 P.M. Sealed Bid opening for Boys’ and Girls’ Club Air Condition repairs at 5:30 p.m. at the City Council Chambers at the Bay St. Louis Conference Center at 598 Main Street Guests John Rossetti / Gus McKay – Parking Garage insurance Nikki Moon –…

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Good cause. Good dog.

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Bay business: who’s where & when

New addresses, new hours, new menus. Lots of changes happening around here. Here’s a rundown on who’s where and when: Rickey Peters, late of Rickey’s Off The Tracks, is now in the kitchen at Buoy’s Bar, cooking lunch and early evening meals. The menu for the new Rickey’s Beach Grill is slowly evolving, but fans…

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MPB’s Mississippi Roads is in town!

Mississippi Public Broadcasting is in Bay St. Louis today (April 16) filming for their award-winning TV show Mississippi Roads. The show will feature Bay St. Louis engineer-turned-performance artist Steve Barney and his amazing Steampunk pottery contraption, ”Agile Argile”. The performance will take place at 7:30 p.m. at the Ugly Pirate on the corner of Second…

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Sold!

The “too late” signs are up at 920 South Beach Blvd. in the Bay. You may have seen the property featured on WDSU’s Mansion Monday segment in January, noting that the price tag had recently been reduced to $2.6 million. The station reported that the 1,000-square-foot home comes with two bedrooms and one full bathroom. Not to mention all…

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To my Facebook friends

I learned first thing this morning that my Facebook page has been hacked. Even before coffee. After I’d had a couple of cups, I followed Facebook’s instructions on securing my page, changed the password and replied to several messages and emails from friends about my shady online situation. I’ll take the hacking as a sign…

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Bay Council workshop agenda: vacation rentals, property clean-up, etc.

AGENDA BAY SAINT LOUIS CITY COUNCIL WORKSHOP April 11, 2016 5:30 P.M. Vacation Rentals Revision of Ordinance for property clean-up Sports Complex RFP’s for Insurance Grass Cutting Operations Parking Garage Privatization Review of Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance Television Operation Adjourn

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Update: 1 water contact advisory lifted

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality announced this morning the water contact advisory at Buccaneer State Park has been lifted. Four other stations are still under the advisories issued April 2. The advisory has been lifted for: ►Station 2 — Buccaneer State Park Beach — from 100 yards west of sign eastward to 100 yards east…

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