Hancock County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Homeless man to stand trial for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    A Hancock County Grand Jury recently indicted a homeless man in the December 2013 murder of David Bourgeois. Hancock County Circuit Court last week made public an indictment against Edward Winnicki, 64, for murder.

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  2. Page 13: Old Bay St. Louis school house transformedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... fourth grade students until the early 1960s. (Photo source: WLOX) This is one of only two buildings in all of Hancock County individually listed on the National Register of Historic Places. (Photo source: WLOX) Built in 1913, the Webb School ...

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  3. Hancock County loses K-9, memorial planned for todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Review

    A memorial service is planned for this morning to remember Freddie, a German shepherd that served the Hancock County Sheriff's Department for eight years. Freddie, a K-9 assigned to sheriff's Deputy Pat Hoder since 2007, died on Wednesday of an inoperable tumor in his stomach.

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  4. Mississippi Marine Patrol cites driver for oyster violationRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Marine Patrol officers with the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources have cited an Ohio man for unlawful possession of unrefrigerated shellfish and careless driving. Authorities say 44-year-old Chea Vicheth, of Columbus, Ohio, was transporting oysters from Louisiana to Alabama when officers stopped him about 9:15 p.m. Wednesday on U.S. 90 in Hancock County for driving erratically. 17 comments

  5. Man cited for transporting warm oysters, live crabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    An Ohio man carrying a truckload of unrefrigerated oysters and live crabs was cited by Marine Patrol officers with the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources Wednesday night. Chea Vicheth, 44, of Columbus, Ohio, was driving erratically when he was stopped on Highway 90 in Hancock County.

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  6. Officials: Security upgrade overdueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    Tightening security at the Hancock County Courthouse is on the priority list for local officials who are calling for a metal detector, X-ray machine and limited door access to the building. Hancock County commissioners say they would like to see enhanced security measures implemented over the next year.

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  7. West Virginia puppy mill owner banned from owning dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    A West Virginia dog breeder pleaded guilty to five misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty on Wednesday in a Hancock County Circuit Court, reports bdtonline.com. In a plea agreement, Elizabeth Tustin can not be employed at any animal facility, and is barred from owning any pets except for the two cats she now has for the next five years.

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  8. Hancock County mourns loss of K-9 FreddieRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Town and Country Animal Clinic in Wheeling. A memorial service has been scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday at the Hancock County Courthouse. The service will be open to the public. K-9 DIES - Hancock County K-9 Freddie is pictured with his partner Deputy ...

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  9. Students do free work, gain professional skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    Judge Dan Marshall's courtroom in the Hancock County Courthouse is an ornate and quiet place, like a church or an old library. The courtroom is a place where lessons in right and wrong find their conclusion; a place of practice; a place of learning.

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  10. DH police commander dies of heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County Sheriff Ricky Adam and Chief Deputy Don Bass listen to a police radio Monday during the "final call" for Diamondhead Police Commander Al Hermann. The "final call" is an honor given to law enforcement officers who fall during the line of duty.

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  11. Two jailed for child molestationRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County Sheriff's investigators have arrested two suspected child molesters in recent weeks, both of whom have been charged with touching a child for lustful purposes. Hancock County Sheriff's Chief Investigator Glenn Grannan said Tuesday that investigators recently received a report involving Norman Plaisance, 67, of Kiln.

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  12. Pot Luck: Volunteers want to legalize marijuana in MSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    Marijuana on display at the Hancock County Sheriff's office. Officials said that marijuana arrests constitute about one third of narcotics arrests.

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  13. Hancock Co. supervisors frustrated over unfinished EOC buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Hancock County leaders say the doors of the county's new Emergency Operation Center should have been ready to open for the 2014 hurricane season, but the contractor doing the work has yet to finish the job. Construction on the building, located on Highway 603 in the Kiln, is practically finished.

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  14. Bay artist dies after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    A Bay St. Louis woman died Monday after a car accident on Highway 90. Hancock County Coroner Jim Faulk said Monday that Leila "Betty" Stechmann, 71, a beloved fixture of the Bay St. Louis arts scene, was pronounced dead Monday afternoon at Memorial Hospital in Gulfport. Bay St. Louis Police Lt.

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  15. Capt. Al HermannRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Members of the Hancock County Sheriff's Department and Diamondhead Police Department are grieving after losing one of their own Saturday morning. Hancock County Chief Deputy Don Bass confirms Capt.

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  16. Sheriff races in South MS take shape after qualifying deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... have qualified to run for sheriff positions in the general election. Greene County: Stanley McLeod (Inc.) (I) Hancock County: Ricky Adam (Inc.) (R) Harrison County: Melvin Brisolara (Inc.) (R) Troy Peterson (R) Todd Stewart (R) Jackson County: Mike ...

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  17. HCPHC wins economic development award for recruiting SpaceXRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    The Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission took home the top award for economic development at the Mississippi Economic Development Council's Community Economic Development Awards ceremony held Feb. 5 in Jackson. The award recognized the Port and Harbor Commission's recruitment of SpaceX to Hancock County.

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  18. Parade fight leads to arrestsRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    The Hancock County Sheriff's Office this week made several arrests in connection with a fight at the Nereids parade and authorities said Friday they are seeking information about several other individuals allegedly involved in the altercation. The fight took place on Highway 90 near Bay Tobacco on Sunday, Feb. 9. Sheriff Ricky Adam said Friday that his office is seeking information on the whereabouts of Robert Cassidy of VancleAve, Jason Hayden of Picayune, Thomas Manghelli of Poplarville, Matt Spooner of Kiln, and Cody Waterbury of Biloxi.

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  19. Boudin says he was just trying to protect wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    Bay St. Louis City Councilman Joey Boudin said this week that a simple desire to protect his wife led to the incident that prompted assault charges against him this week, but the man he allegedly assaulted says there's a lot more to the story. Boudin turned himself in at the Hancock County Jail on Monday after an incident the night before in which Steve Shiyou signed charges against him.

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  20. Man gets 10 years for armed robberyRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Morning Journal

    A Hancock County man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for robbing Phillies Quick Stop in Newell at gunpoint last year. Brent Burton, 36, formerly of Washington School Road, pleaded guilty this week to one count of first-degree robbery.

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