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  1. Gautier firefighter Jesse Jones dies suddenly at age 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Mississippi Press

    Gautier is mourning the loss of one of its first responders after the sudden and unexpected death of firefighter Jesse Jones. Jones, a native of Natchez, had traveled there to visit his mother when he was stricken by an undisclosed ailment and died Tuesday at the age of 28. He had been a Gautier firefighter for about two years, Gautier Mayor Gordon Gollott said.


  2. Mississippi Department of Archives & History brings Icons of Statehood exhibit to PascagoulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Mississippi Press

    The Mississippi Department of Archives and History is doing its part in making its citizens well-versed in state history by bringing the Icons of Statehood exhibit to Pascagoula. For two days, children, adults, and local schools have brought their students over to learn more about the state's history.


  3. Moss Point Mayor confirms $3.4 million deficit city faces, says city "will be ok"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    Moss Point Mayor Billy Broomfield said he's confident the multimillion-dollar fraud case at the Moss Point Utility Department won't cost the city because of their efforts to reclaim money from unpaid bills. According to Broomfield, the city has hired a collection agency to go after customers who owe the city money from delinquent utility bills.


  4. 'Boo's Boys' reflect on the legacy of legendary coach Dave 'Boo' FerrissRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    Dave "Boo" Ferriss was a former Major League All-Star and coached at Delta State University for 26 season, winning 639 games and taking his team to the Division II World Series three times. But when you talk to his former players, it's not the statistics or achievements they talk about when discussing their beloved coach, who died Thursday at the age of 94. "My mind hasn't been off of him since I heard he had passed," said Joe Hubal, who was a pitcher for Ferriss from 1971-75 before going on to a 20-year high school coaching career, including six at Vancleave High School.


  5. Gautier pays tribute to those who servedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Robert Hardy offered those words during the annual Laying of the Wreath Veterans Day ceremony at the Veterans Tribute Tower in Gautier Friday morning.


  6. Pittsburgh Steelers Senquez Golson leads Pascagoula High homecoming paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    Golson took the top honors when he was selected to serve as the grand marshal for Pascagoula High School's homecoming parade. For Golson, it was simply a good feeling briefly returning to the community that helped to mold him into the man he is today.


  7. Fraud under investigation in Moss Point PD and Utilities DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    Incidents of potential fraud and misappropriation of funds have been discovered in the Moss Point Utility Department and the Moss Point Police Department, according to a statement released Tuesday by Moss Point Mayor Billy Broomfield. According to Broomfield's statement, the city's finance director discovered some discrepancies in the accounting for the Utility Department.


  8. After 15 years, the last artifacts of 9/11 are put to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2011 file photo, Cookie Bell, wife of Mississippi State Fire Academy Executive Director Reggie Bell, looks as a display with a salvaged section of the World Trade Center after it's unveiling during a 9/11 memorial ceremony at the academy in Pearl, Miss.


  9. Ingalls Shipbuilding honored among state's healthiest workplacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    Ingalls Shipbuilding was recognized as the state's Healthiest Workplace among Mississippi's largest businesses during the Healthiest Workplace Awards presented Wednesday. Mississippi's Healthiest Workplace Awards program is a collaborative effort made by the Mississippi Business Group on Health, the Mississippi Business Journal , the Mississippi State Department of Health and the Mississippi Association of Self-Insurers.


  10. Large swarm of West Nile mosquitoes in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    The Mississippi State Department of Health has identified an unusually large swarm of mosquitoes carrying the West Nile Virus in Hinds County. Out of the 13 mosquito trappings conducted in Hinds County and in Jackson, 11 of those have been found to contain mosquitoes carrying the virus.


  11. Mississippi State's Bully mascot settles with ESPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports Michaela Mills was dressed as the MSU mascot Bully during the 2013 Egg Bowl when she was run over by a motorized television camera cart. The lawsuit alleged the collision caused a compound fracture to her lower left leg.


  12. Standoff in near Jackson ends with suspect deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    The standoff began about 6:30 a.m. Wednesday when a U.S. Marshals Task Force was serving a warrant at a home near Raymond.


  13. Mississippi Gulf Coast could cash in on trade with CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    As relations become more normalized between the United States and Cuba, an advocacy group is pressing business leaders and legislators to open the doors to Cuba even more, promising a surge in commerce on the Coast if the embargo is lifted. The Sun Herald reports the president of Engage Cuba James Williams says the Coast would benefit because of its proximity to the island nation 90 miles away.


  14. City of Biloxi along with Secretary of State unveils mapping of Deer ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, along with the Department of Marine Resources and Geosystems Research Institute at Mississippi State University previewed results gathered from drone footage showing the entire mapping of Deer Island. Hosemann began discussing the importance of taking advantage of the amenities Biloxi can offer to tourists and the importance in trying to keep tourists to stay a day longer than originally planned.


  15. Pascagoula native officially launches nonprofit D.R.E.A.M.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    L to R: Georgia Jones, LaSean Mims, and Shaudell Brooks pose for a photo Saturday evening at the Hilton Garden Inn in Pascagoula. Jones presented Brooks and her mother with a plaque on behalf of their church's Sunday School Department congratulating Brooks on starting her nonprofit organization, D.R.E.A.M.S. PASCAGOULA, Miss.- Over 100 people showed up Saturday night to bear witness to the culmination of hard work by Shaudell Brooks to officially launch her nonprofit organization, D.R.E.A.M.S at the Hilton Garden Inn in Pascagoula.


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