Farmers Market opens the new year

Fresh produce, plants, nuts, tamales & a truck load of turnips.

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Sunshine, derelict crab traps & cheap gas

Sunshine is back & so is cool/cold weather. The weekend is looking sunny, thankfully. Enjoy. Meantime, back to business. The Department of Marine Resources is telling crab fishermen, commercial and recreational,  they must remove their traps from state waters Feb. 7-13. On Feb. 14-16, all traps remaining in the water will be removed with help from…

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Building permit recap: The last of 2018

Yawn.

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Happy New Year!

There’s still some color to enjoy on this warm/foggy/rainy last day of the year. Wishing you the best in 2019.

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Building permits: houses & a sign

It’s the day after Christmas and building permits probably aren’t on your mind, but two reports arrived by email this morning so here you go. You’re welcome. The Hancock County Building Department issued three permits last week (Dec. 12-17) for a total value of $253,681 and fees of $1,347. All three were for residential projects:…

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Missed Second Saturday? Here it comes again.

As you probably know, December’s Second Saturday got rained out last weekend, but hold on to your holiday shopping plans. Second Saturday gets a welcome do-over this Saturday, Dec. 15, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Bring your Christmas shopping list, have lunch and/or dinner at one of our great restaurants and enjoy all the…

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It’s Monday. Here’s your building permit report.

The Hancock County Building Department issued five permits last week (Dec. 3-7) valued at $63,860 with fees of $463. The one commercial permit was for the installation of an 8-foot wooden privacy fence at the Hancock County Animal Shelter, 7175 Texas Flat Road. Value was $6,060 with fees not listed. The contractor is Can’t Be…

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Farmers Market now open

The Hancock County Farmers Market on Longfellow in Bay St. Louis is up and running on this rainy Saturday morning. Vendors are selling fresh greens and beautiful hand-made blankets, among other items. Open till noon or until vendors sell out.

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