Hancock County Newswire (Page 3)

Hancock County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hancock County, MS. (Page 3)

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  1. Official: a Choppera bites a Hancock deputy, who a tasted goodaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Sunherald.com

    ... of paraphernalia, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and simple assault on a law enforcement officer. Hancock County Chief Deputy Don Bass said Burton was arrested during a traffic stop in Waveland shortly after 4 p.m. Sunday. Deputy Marcus ...

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  2. Hancock Chamber Launches New Young Professionals Networking GroupRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... is open to anyone 40 and under (or the young at heart). 'There are so many young professionals who live in Hancock County now, and they are looking for a way to connect,' said Mary Cowand. 'Through the HYP, we are going to give them this ...

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  3. Bay man sentenced to 4 years in prison for being a felon with a gunRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... since that time. Guirola ordered the federal sentence to run concurrently with a state sentence from Hancock County and recommended Johnson attend the Bureau of Prisons 500-hour drug treatment program while incarcerated. The Bureau of Alcohol ...

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  4. City Council argues, OKs plaza fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | TheCourier.com

    ... Plaza touched off a lengthy debate. Council members showed interest in the project, but were unhappy with the Hancock County commissioners' contribution. Council voted 8-2 to make the contribution, with Holly Frische, R-1, and Jeff Wobser, ...

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  5. Second Saturday in the BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... Artwalk, sponsored by the Old Town Merchants Assoc. In keeping with theat theme, Judge Elise Deano and the Hancock County Youth Drug Court will host a mini-festival at the 'Ruth's Roots' location on Court Street, with a petting zoo, bee hive ...

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  6. Hancock CASA to host 'Light of Hope' this ThursdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sea Coast Echo

    CASA will hold its 4th Annual Light of Hope Community Awareness event on Thursday, April 6 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on the grounds of City Hall in Diamondhead. This event is open to the public and provides CASA with an opportunity to educate and empower Hancock County residents.

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  7. Hancock senior volunteers honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County RSVP volunteers from left Jeanne Hawkins, Myra Sager, Sue Manlove and Pam Hines speak about their volunteers efforts during Tuesday's luncheon. The Hancock County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program on Tuesday participated in the fifth annual nationwide event, Mayor and County Recognition for National Service.

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  8. 'Chopper' arrested, Tased for allegedly biting copRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County Sheriff's Deputies on Sunday arrested a local man nicknamed "Chopper" who allegedly tried to "take a bite" out of a Hancock County Sheriff's Deputy. Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Don Bass said Monday that Adrian Burton, 51, a.k.a. "Chopper" was arrested Sunday and charged with resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, possession of drug paraphernalia, and assault on a police officer.

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  9. Police search for hours, but no evidence found after report a child was abductedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... arrived at the scene and immediately began an extensive search. One of the first officers on scene was a Hancock County sheriff's deputy who spotted a adult male near the wood line, Hancock County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Don Bass said. The deputy ...

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  10. All that was missing from reported child abduction was an actual childRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sunherald.com

    ... store. But the only thing missing in the alleged missing child case was a missing child. Deputies with the Hancock County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of an abducted child Monday night. A witness told authorities she saw a man take a girl ...

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  11. Open your heart to increased awareness of child abusePosted on Tue. Apr 4th, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | TheCourier.com

    ... to heroin use among expectant mothers. "We have seen an increase in cases due to the opiate/opioid problem in Hancock County," Karmen Lauth, a supervisor at Hancock County Job & Family Services, confirmed. She explained any newborn who tests ...

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  12. Girl allegedly abducted outside Waveland WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Sea Coast Echo

    Officers have set up a perimeter around the area while police, volunteers and canine units search the woods for the suspect and allegedly kidnapped girl. It's every parent's worst nightmare - at about 7:30 p.m. Monday, Waveland police received a report of a white male around the wood line to the west of Walmart who allegedly grabbed a young girl and took her off into the woods, Hancock County Sheriff's Chief Investigator Glen Grannan said.

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  13. Video: "Kids first" at local baseball complexes in Hancock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | ClipSyndicate

    Baseball fans are rejoicing as their favorite time of the year is upon us. Leaders in Hancock County have decided that this baseball season will be all about the kids.

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  14. Balloons will be displayed for child abuse preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | TheCourier.com

    Hancock County Job and Family Services will host its annual child abuse prevention breakfast ceremony at 8:15 a.m. Monday in the St. Andrew's United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 120 W. Sandusky St. The ceremony will feature a performance by the Chamberlin Hill sign language choir and presentations on the Family Dependency Treatment Court.

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  15. Severe thunderstorms moving across Mississippi CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Sunherald.com

    The National Weather Service in New Orleans issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Hancock County until 10:45 a.m. and Harrison County until 11:15, but the storms are moving east and more warnings are likely to be issued across the Coast. Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, the weather service warns.

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  16. Bay Rotary's Ripple in the Bay: One Great Meal for Three Great CausesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    Participants in the Hancock County Senior Citizens program showed up at the Bay St. Louis Community Hall to enjoy great meals and support the Ripple in the Bay. The Rotary Club of Bay St. Louis on Monday fed more than 900 people in the community in celebration of the Rotary Foundation's '100 Days of Service' campaign.

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  17. Second suspect arrested in abuse schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County sheriff's deputies on Sunday arrested a second person who has been allegedly scamming a vulnerable adult to obtain hundreds of dollars in cash. On Sunday, authorities arrested Valarie Warren, 34, and charged her with two counts of exploitation of a vulnerable adult.

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  18. Talking Trash: Hancock County eyeing possible medical waste, recycling facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County Solid Waste board representative Jeremy Burke on Tuesday deposited some trash into one of the county's recycling station. The solid waste board on Monday voted 6-2 to advertise for bids for curb-side recycling services.

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  19. Coroner, Bay P.D. probe possible acetaminophen overdose deathRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    Local authorities are investigating the death of a Bay St. Louis woman who apparently perished after taking 118 acetaminophen tablets. Hancock County Coroner Jim Faulk said Tuesday a death was reported at the Azalea Trailer Park on Highway 90 at about 1 p.m. Saturday.

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  20. Commissioners to let performing arts center use county lotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | TheCourier.com

    Hancock County's commissioners voted today to allow the overflow parking for the Marathon Center of the Performing Arts on two county-owned parking lots.

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