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Beach Outfalls Challenge offers homegrown solutions for Hancock County

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill was a tragic accident with devastating effects to water quality along the Gulf Coast, but a potentially more pervasive problem comes from over 200 stormwater outfalls that release unfiltered runoff directly to the beach.  Human … Read more


Dan Ellis

New Old Spanish Trail Exhibit will be highlighted at Hancock County Bicentennial Tribute and National Convention

One of the features of the Bicentennial Tribute to Hancock County on Saturday, June 3 will be a new exhibit depicting the History of the Old Spanish Trail (OST) along the Mississippi Gulf Coast.  Visitors can view the exhibit at … Read more


Workforce Initiatives and Development Incentives Top the List of Community Priorities

150 business, industry and governmental leaders from Hancock County met on May 12th at Hollywood Casino for the unveiling of the results of the surveys of the 30 largest industrial companies and a cross section of 30 of the County’s … Read more


Business Retention & Expansion Program Launched

This Friday, May 12th at Hollywood Casino, a community luncheon will be held to present the results of the business retention and expansion surveys of prime and service industries in Hancock County.  Registration opens at 11:30am in the Ballroom and the … Read more


Hancock Chamber Calls for Nominations for Outstanding Citizens & Businesses

Do you know an outstanding citizen who is making a positive impact on improving quality of life in Hancock County? What businesses come to mind when you think of entrepreneurs, good citizenship and sound business leadership? Now through Friday, May 19th, the … Read more


Hancock Chamber Launches New Young Professionals Networking Group

The Hancock Chamber of Commerce is launching a new networking group for Young Professionals (HYP).  The kick off event is Thursday, April 6th from 5-7pm at Trapani’s Eatery on the Beach in Bay St. Louis.  Chaired by Mary Wilson Cowand … Read more


Sign up to Be Part of the Mississippi Bicentennial Celebration – South

George Schloegel Retired CEO, Hancock Bank Former Mayor, City of Gulfport Chairman, South Mississippi Bicentennial Committee On March 31st and April 1st South Mississippians will roll out the red carpet at Centennial Plaza in Gulfport for the State’s Bicentennial Celebration.  … Read more


Mississippi Bicentennial Celebration: The Party of the Century is Coming to South Mississippi

This year marks the 200th anniversary of statehood for the State of Mississippi, and South Mississippi is rolling out the red carpet for a weekend of “World’s Fair” style festivities to celebrate 200 years of progress.  Officials were on hand today … Read more


Angelyn Treutel Zeringue announced as the Jody Compretta Person of Passion

Hancock Chamber Also Announces 2017 Priorities. During the annual meeting of the Hancock Chamber of Commerce and Hancock Community Development Foundation today at Diamondhead Country Club, Angelyn Treutel Zeringue, President of SouthGroup Insurance – Gulf Coast was named as the … Read more


Hancock Chamber Announces 2017 Priorities for Economic and Organizational Development at Annual Meeting Friday

During the Annual Membership Meeting of the Hancock Chamber and Community Development Foundation, members of the boards of directors will announce 2017 priorities for economic and organizational development for the business community. “We surveyed our members and they told us … Read more

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