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  1. The lasting images: Hurricane Katrina hits the Gulf Coast, 2005Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Fountain Valley View

    ... residents remained. Rhonda Braden walks through the destruction in her childhood neighborhood, Aug. 31, 2005 in Long Beach, Miss. Braden was there checking on her father's house, which received major water damage from Hurricane Katrina. A tattered ...

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  2. employee reflects on Hurricane Katrina, 10 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NBC12

    However for Sharon Briggs, who is the payroll administrator for NBC12, all of her post-Hurricane Katrina pictures from her South Mississippi hometown can be summed up in 11: "It was the worst thing I've ever seen or lived through." She has dozens of snapshots of her beloved Long Beach, Mississippi, taken just hours after Hurricane Katrina made landfall on August 29, 2005.

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  3. On Mississippi's shore, what Katrina erased not yet replacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily-Jeff.com

    Between Mississippi's seashore and the railroad tracks a little ways inland, where Hurricane Katrina all but erased a neighborhood 10 years ago, Efrem Garza and a handful of other homeowners are still resettling a frontier. Once lined with houses and a small condominium complex, South Seashore Avenue in Long Beach was ravaged by wind and waves in 2005.

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  4. On Mississippi's Gulf Coast, what was lost and gained from Katrina's furyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ABOVE LEFT: A fireplace is seen on an empty lot in Long Beach, Miss. Ten years after Hurricane Katrina hit, communities along the Mississippi Gulf Coast are still rebuilding and healing.

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  5. AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Erie Times News

    ... over or crawling under the barbed wire to enter Hungary "' just as they had done at the Greek-Macedonia border. LONG BEACH, Miss. (AP) "' Between Mississippi's seashore and the railroad tracks a little ways inland, where Hurricane Katrina all but ...

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  6. A look at some Mississippi figures from Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SFGate

    In this July 24, 2015 photograph, an order to clean up the deserted lot is posted along South Seashore Avenue in Long Beach, Miss. The city has worked to keep lots from getting overgrown, cutting vegetation on some lots and then attaching it to an owner's tax bill.

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  7. From the archives: Area residents pitched in to help Hurricane Katrina victimsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Hometown Annapolis

    Residents wait to be evacuated from the flood waters in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005. This aerial view shows debris and rubble from Hurricane Katrina piled up around a house in Long Beach, Miss, Wednesday morning, Aug. 31, 2005.

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  8. Brown eager to make first start at linebacker for MSURead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... your size and speed up and little things you don't really think about coming out of high school." Before the Long Beach native arrived at MSU, he had his mind made up about redshirting. He also received advice from his cousin, Robert Ellis, who ...

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  9. Photos: Katrina hits homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | CNN

    Hurricane Katrina's storm surge -- up to 18-feet high -- destroyed homes in Long Beach, Mississippi. These photos are from the Destiny Oaks neighborhood, where I once lived.

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  10. USM prepares to mark 10th anniversary of KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... will officially mark its recovery from Hurricane Katrina next week, with events in Hattiesburg on Aug. 26 and Long Beach on Aug. 28. Former USM president Shelby Thames (right) speaks about his memories of Hurricane Katrina with David Tisdale, senior ...

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  11. Friday Night Football Showdown and Post Game Show kickoff tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... games kickoff the 2015 season at 7:00 p.m. with the exception of the Shrimp Bowl at Milner Stadium in Gulfport. Long Beach and Biloxi officially square-off at 5:30 p.m. in game one of the Shrimp Bowl, followed by St. Stanislaus and Gulfport at ...

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  12. LB residents on edge after 17 auto burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    One of South Mississippi's least crime ridden communities is hit by thieves. The hunt is on for the bandits or bandit who hit up 17 vehicles in a Long Beach neighborhood last night.

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  13. Children's Book Shows 'The Perfect Raisin & Pretzel Cousins Club'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | PRWeb

    ... She describes herself as an Air Force brat who has lived in 17 states and in Libya, North Africa. She calls Long Beach, Mississippi her hometown but splits her time between Boston, Massachusetts, Beaver Creek, Colorado, Brentwood, Tennessee and San ...

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  14. Career Services Offers Assistance to Help Students beyond GraduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... difference in the lives of the patients." Career Services is located in Hardy Hall 240 on the Gulf Park campus in Long Beach. For more information about Career Services, contact Jona Burton at 228.214.3330 [email protected]

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  15. Long Beach Elementary evacuated due to gas leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    On Wednesday, Long Beach officials confirmed that Harper McCaughan Elementary School was evacuated around 11:30 a.m. due to a gas leak. Around 800 students and faculty were safely evacuated, and transported to Long Beach High School.

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  16. Pass Christian has the players in place to become a playoff contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... over the No. 1 job. The Saraland High School, Alabama transfer played well in Friday/s 14-7 Jamboree victory over Long Beach. He and Jermaine Dedeaux, who led the state in yards per catch last season, hooked up on a 25-yard touchdown connection. The ...

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  17. Reflections on KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | CNN

    Hurricane Katrina's storm surge -- up to 18-feet high -- destroyed homes in Long Beach, Mississippi. These photos are from the Destiny Oaks neighborhood, where I once lived.

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  18. Long Beach Bearcats will open season with a freshman quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Forrest Williams feels a whole lot better about his 2015 Bearcats, while entering his second year as the Long Beach head coach. "We have great coaches here who can coach young men up, "said Williams.

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  19. Former Long Beach mayor Mitchell dies at 59Read the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Glenn W. Mitchell, who was one of Mississippi's youngest city leaders when he was elected mayor of Long Beach in 1980, has died at age 59. He was a 24-year-old Democrat when he won a special mayoral election using the slogan, "Old enough to know, young enough to grow." He later switched to the Republican Party.

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  20. WCU hosts 'White Coat Ceremony' for new med studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... presented by the Coast Young Professionals Institute. The workshop, held at the university's Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach, was presented by Dr. Jacob Breland, assistant professor in the College of Business at Southern Miss.Breland's presentation ...

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