Lions Club seeks nominees for Biloxi’s Outstanding Citizen

The Biloxi Lions Club is now accepting nominations for Biloxi’s Outstanding Citizen of the Year, who will be recognized during a luncheon at the Biloxi Yacht Club on Wednesday, Feb. 17.

Nominations are due at Biloxi City Hall by 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3. Forms can be obtained at the Biloxi Visitors Center or online at Nominations should be emailed to, faxed to (228) 435-6129 or dropped off at the second floor of Biloxi City Hall, 140 Lameuse St.

“Each year, we recognize a Biloxian who has worked to make our community a better place to live, and someone who has worked tirelessly to improve the quality of life for all Biloxians,” said Biloxi Lions Club President Penny Edwards. “The important thing for people to do at this point is to nominate a deserving person.”

An anonymous committee of non-residents chooses an honoree each year, based on submitted nominations.
See a nomination form


News and notes

Traffic update: To see the latest on road and infrastructure work throughout the city, along with links to MDOT traffic cameras, click here.

DRC agenda: The Development Review Committee has one case on the agenda for its meeting Wednesday morning at the Community Development Department: Taco Sombero on Pass Road. To see the agenda, click here.