State of the City luncheon headed for sell out

Biloxi Bay Chamber of Commerce leaders report that only a couple hundred seats remain for Mayor A.J. Holloway’s Feb. 11 State of the City address.

The chamber-sponsored luncheon will be held at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino.

“We’re expecting it to be another sold-out audience,” Chamber Director Tina Ross-Seamans said, “so we encouraging anyone who has not yet called or e-mailed about tickets to do so now.”

Seats are $25 each for the luncheon, or a reserved table of 10 for $300.

Those interested should contact the chamber at (228) 435-6149 or e-mail contact information to

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