Hancock County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Police i.d. suspect in BWMS bomb threatRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... said. "We hope that other students see how serious this is and do not do these sort of things in the future." Hancock County Sheriff's Office investigators on Thursday arrested a ninth-grade student in connection with the bomb threat at Hancock ...

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  2. Alleged child molester arrestedRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    A man wanted for child molestation charges in Hancock County took a bus from Georgia to Mississippi to turn himself in Monday, authorities said Tuesday. Hancock County Sheriff's Investigator Stephanie Stewart said Tuesday that Robert Trotter, 57, formerly of Kiln, was arrested Monday and charged with two counts of touching a child for lustful purposes and sexual battery.

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  3. County working to make sure areas are handicap accessibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    Hancock County will have about $37,000 budgeted for repairs to meet Americans with Disabilities Act requirements. The sidewalk in front of the courthouse is cracked, which can cause problems for people who use wheelchairs and walkers.

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  4. Suspect identified in Hwy 90 chase, manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... in Long Beach around 9am. That's when the driver jumped out of the moving vehicle and ran off into the woods. Hancock County's Chief Investigator Glenn Grannan actually had to crash his police SUV into the oncoming vehicle to prevent it from moving ...

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  5. 'Fire cult' members arrested in Hancock County, Miss., newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Hancock County, Miss. officials have arrested three people in connection with what an investigator described as "some sort of fire club or fire cult," the Sun The accused ringleader, Marie Gill, was a staff member of the Clermont Harbor Volunteer Fire Department, according to the report.

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  6. Accused serial arsonist faces more charges in Hancock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Nearly a dozen children who attended pool parties at a Mt. Juliet hotel now have welts and blisters all over their bodies.

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  7. Residents can look forward to more parking spaceRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Review

    With the opening of the new Hancock County Magistrate Court building on Friday, county residents can soon look forward to more room for parking at the top of Station Hill. Magistrate Court, formerly on Court Street, now is located in the old New Cumberland Dollar General building at 900 N. Chester Street.

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  8. Where Angels Play: 'Paying it forward' in honor of a Waveland family lost in Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    This is a story that had its origins in devastation and unimaginable tragedy, Blll Lavin said, but "we feel like it has come full circle now - this is where the hope and recovery started." And it started, he said, here in Hancock County.

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  9. 9th-grader busted for HHS bomb threatRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County sheriff's deputies on Thursday arrested a ninth-grade Hancock High School student who is believed to be responsible for Tuesday's bomb threat, which closed the school for more than two hours. Sheriff Ricky Adam said Friday that a male juvenile was arrested Thursday in connection with the bomb threat.

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  10. Al Jones Outdoors: Winter trout fishing remains hit or missRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    The lure slowly worked its way off the stern of the boat near a bank inside a small lake along the Jourdan River in Hancock County. The lure, a Mirrolure with a lip on the front, had reached a depth around 15-feet with the trolling motor guiding the skiff.

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  11. Commissioners plan celebration for Hancock Countya s namesakeRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | TheCourier.com

    ... of John Hancock, the county's namesake. Hancock was born on Jan. 23, 1737, making Friday his 278th birthday. Hancock County's logo was changed to "Hancock, the signature county of Ohio" just two years ago. Plans are underway to erect a huge sign on ...

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  12. Hancock/state election qualification updateRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    Former Hancock County businessman Tony Smith announced last week that he will be making a run at the state's public service commission. Smith, a Republican, owned and operated Layne's Chicken in Waveland for nearly a decade in the '90s.

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  13. MLK Day in the Bay honors local leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... in Hancock and Pearl River counties. Keynote speaker for Monday's event was Raymunda Barnes, president of the Hancock County branch of Pearl River Community College. Also speaking Monday was Bay Mayor Les Fillingame, who shared with the crowd a ...

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  14. Bomb scare at Hancock HighRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock High School was evacuated and closed for more than two hours on Tuesday after school officials discovered a bomb threat written on a bathroom wall, authorities said. Hancock County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Don Bass said Tuesday that the threat was reported about 11:45 a.m. "There was some type of bomb threat written on the boys' bathroom wall in the main building," Bass said.

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  15. 3 Hancock County firefighters charged with arsonRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Hancock County Sheriff's officials told WLOX TV on Friday that 27-year-old Marie Gill, of Gulfport, faces two counts of arson and one count each of conspiracy to commit arson and tampering with evidence. Twenty-nine-year-old Korri-Don Jones, of Pearlington, and 39-year-old Leslie Cheramie, of Bay St. Louis, face charges of conspiracy to commit arson and accessory after the fact.

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  16. 3 Hancock County firefighters charged with arson, including fire chief's sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Hancock County Sheriff's officials told WLOX TV on Friday that 27-year-old Marie Gill, of Gulfport, faces two counts of arson and one count each of conspiracy to commit arson and tampering with evidence. Twenty-nine-year-old Korri-Don Jones, of Pearlington, and 39-year-old Leslie Cheramie, of Bay St. Louis, face charges of conspiracy to commit arson and accessory after the fact.

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  17. Left to right: Leslie Cherami, Korri-Don Jones.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Three volunteer firefighters in Hancock County are charged with arson. Hancock County Sheriff's officials say 27-year-old Marie Gill, of Gulfport, is facing two counts of arson and one count each of conspiracy to commit arson and tampering with evidence.

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  18. Three Miss. Firefighters Accused in String of FiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    Jan. 16--HANCOCK COUNTY -- Deputies arrested three Hancock County volunteer firefighters Thursday in a string of arsons over the last several months. Sheriff's Investigator A.J. Gambino identified them as Marie Gill, 27, of Gulfport; Korri-Don Jones, 29, of Pearlington; and Leslie Cheramie, 39, of Bay St. Louis.

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  19. BWSD's insurance costs up by more than $50,000Read the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... about a controversy that arose last month when members of the Bay High Band conducted a food drive for the Hancock County Food Pantry. Apparently, there had been a bureaucratic snafu that many complained limited the amount of food collected. ...

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  20. End of an Era: St. Clare bids farewell to 'Father Cuddy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... time as he cherishes his entire stay at St. Clare. "I've enjoyed my years here," he said. "I'm no stranger to Hancock County as I've served Our Lady of the Gulf from 1989 to 1994. I've made many friends that I now consider family." He said his move ...

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