Month: January 2017

Mississippi Casinos Set Records, Help State Recover

Even after the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina less than three years ago, the Mississippi Gulf Coast finds its casino industry growing at a remarkable rate. Despite having properties utterly destroyed by the storm, casinos have rebuilt and reorganized to the point that 20007 is expected to have been a record year for revenue. The […]

Mississippi Casino Fights Port Plans

Casino expansion plans in Mississippi have hit a roadblock with local commissioners. Plans by Island View Casino to expand its casino and retain its luxurious view and setting on the water in Gulfport, Mississippi, have run afoul of plans to expand the city’s port in the same area, west of the existing port. At a […]