destination-living_climateJackson County, Mississippi has a delightful mild climate year-round. Located on the Gulf of Mexico,
the region enjoys mild winters and nice, long spring and summer seasons. The area is conducive to many outdoor activities throughout the year. The weather
in Jackson County is moderate. Freezing temperatures are rare and snowfall is even rarer though it has occurred. The average temperature in January is 50 degrees, while summers reach into the 90’s.

Ingalls wins NSC contract

PASCAGOULA, Miss. -- Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $497 million fixed-price, incentive-fee contract from the U.S. Coast Guard to build

Navy orders more MQ-8Cs

Northrop Grumman is set to build 10 additional MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopters for the U. S. Navy, giving maritime commanders persistent, real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR). It brings to

Senators praise Northrop over contract

MOSS POINT, Miss. – Sens. Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker praised Northrop Grumman and the city for two separate contracts to build additional

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