The History of Shrimp and Grits: A Biloxi Favorite

The History of Shrimp and Grits: A Biloxi Favorite

There are some dishes that are just classic Southern staples. Gumbo, deviled eggs, turnip greens, and so many more come to mind. And the best thing about these dishes? They’re made even better with the delicious taste of Biloxi shrimp. Case in poi

Prominent Biloxi Artists Still Honored Today

Prominent Biloxi Artists Still Honored Today

Article originally written by Jane Shambra, a local Biloxi writer, for BNews Monthly, the monthly newsletter of the City of Biloxi. All images courtesy of the Local History and Genealogy Department / Biloxi Public Library / Harrison County Library Sy

Looking Up in Biloxi Through the Years

Looking Up in Biloxi Through the Years

Article originally written by Jane Shambra, a local Biloxi writer, for BNews Monthly, the monthly newsletter of the City of Biloxi. All images courtesy of the Local History and Genealogy Department / Biloxi Public Library / Harrison County

The History of the Biloxi Lugger

 The History of the Biloxi Lugger

Take a look at the logo for Biloxi Shrimp Co. A quick glance and you can tell that it’s a boat, but closer inspection will reveal that, more specifically, it’s what is known as a “Biloxi Lugger,” a type of boat with its own unique history tha