Hancock County Newswire (Page 7)

Hancock County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hancock County, MS. (Page 7)

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  1. Utility bill controversy in BayRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... our bills, you pay your bills, everyone needs to pay their bills." During public forum, Lana Noonan with the Hancock County Alliance for Good Government asked the council for the number of delinquent accounts. Seal said he hadn't received a report ...

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  2. MSU researchers study 'crazy ants'Read the original story

    May 12, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    ... experienced. That's the real problem with these things." The 'crazy ant' first appeared in Mississippi in Hancock County. It was first documented in 2009, with infestations reported in Jackson County in 2010 and Harrison County in 2012. The ants ...

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  3. Lawsuit alleging excessive force, conspiracy filed against Bay PD, officers, mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... crimes of public drunk and public profanity. The suit alleges the officers first took the men to the Hancock County Jail but were turned away because of their injuries. The Koenenns allege while taking them to Hancock Medical Center for treatment, ...

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  4. Compretta Insurance Agency Joins the Gulf Coast Women's Center in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | PRWeb

    The Compretta Insurance Agency, an insurance management and financial planning firm serving communities throughout southern Mississippi, is announcing the launch of a regional charity drive to raise support for the ongoing efforts of the Gulf Coast Women's Center More than 15,000 calls for help are received by the Gulf Coast Women's Center every year from local abuse survivors, and our goal is to help provide these victims with the support they need The Compretta Insurance Agency, a privately managed firm that offers insurance management assistance and financial consultations to residential and professional clients in and around Hancock County, is launching a charity drive to raise awareness and support for local nonprofit Gulf Coast Women's Center.

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  5. Solid waste board votes not to discipline Kidd over reportRead the original story

    May 9, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    A motion to temporarily suspend Hancock County Solid Waste Enforcement Officer Tommy Kidd on Monday failed by a 4-3 vote. Last week, Kidd and his recent mileage report were the subject of much speculation when it was discovered that he charged mileage to the Hancock County Solid Waste Authority for an apparent trip to Bay St. Louis City Hall, where he introduced a former city council candidate to the mayor in what all sides say was a "personal" trip.

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  6. Ruth's Roots: Youth drug court grand openingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County's Juvenile Drug Court will celebrate the grand opening of its garden program this Saturday on Court Street in downtown Bay St. Louis with a petting zoo and pony rides. On Saturday, the public is invited to celebrate the grand opening of the Hancock County Juvenile Drug Court Garden, Ruth's Roots.

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  7. South Mississippi felony arrest mugshots for Sunday, May 7Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... Office on two charges of possession of spice. Jaime Abel Reyes, 29, was arrested Sunday, May 7, 2017, by the Hancock County Sheriff's Office on a charge of possession of a stolen firearm. Lajerrick Jawan Crook, 24, was arrested Sunday, May 7, by the ...

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  8. Sound Off for May 8: Follow Hancock Countya s example in beach maintenanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    Hancock County seems to be wiser in its beach maintenance regarding blowing sand on the road. They have sand dunes with vegetation and fencing that seems to be a huge plus in keeping the sand on the beach.

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  9. Supervisors switch out two tourism commissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... approved for the commission, which was designed to promote tourism in the Coast counties. He was working in Hancock County at the time and said he felt it was important to accept the appointment to the new tourism board being established. Accountant ...

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  10. Questions raised over official's mileage reportRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    Documents included in the April 2017 minutes of the Hancock County Solid Waste Authority indicate that Enforcement Officer Tommy Kidd sought mileage reimbursement for taking former Bay St. Louis City Council candidate Hunter Adam to city hall on March 22 to speak with the mayor about a potential job after the election. The discovery of the documents has caused quite a stir on social media and news sites this week, leading some to accuse Kidd of attempting to cash in on an alleged politically-motivated attempt to influence this year's election.

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  11. Man Sues Mississippi Funeral Home For Allegedly Refusing To Cremate...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Perez Hilton

    ... When gay marriage was legalized in 2015, Zawadski and Huskey became the first gay couple to get hitched in Hancock County - but soon after, Huskey's health started to decline. After Huskey fell extremely ill before his death from congestive heart ...

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  12. People injured in pileup on I-10 in Hancock CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    An accident involving a number of vehicles in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 in Hancock County has traffic tied up. Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Chase Elkins said people have been injured in the accident at the 8-mile marker of I-10.

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  13. Crash shuts down I-10 eastbound in Hancock Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A crash involving multiple vehicles in Hancock County has shut down the eastbound lanes of I-10 near the eight mile marker. Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Chase Elkins said two vehicles rolled over in the crash, and one is blocking lanes on the interstate.

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  14. Full House Resorts Announces First Quarter Earnings Release DateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    ... gaming facilities throughout the country. The Company's properties include Silver Slipper Casino and Hotel in Hancock County, Mississippi; Bronco Billy's Casino and Hotel in Cripple Creek, Colorado; Rising Star Casino Resort in Rising Sun, Indiana; ...

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  15. She was in the bathroom and saw a a peep hole.a He was jailed the next day.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    Hancock County sheriff's deputies last week arrested a Kiln man who allegedly held a cell phone through a "peep hole" and recorded video of an underage girl. Jail records show James Clingan was arrested last week on a voyeurism charge.

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  16. Funeral Home Allegedly Refuses Gay ManBy Hayley JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    ... pass, but I didn't know he was going to be denied." On August 17, 2015, the couple was finally able to wed in Hancock County, Mississippi. Soon after, Huskey's health sadly deteriorated, and he was moved into a nursing home. When it was known Huskey ...

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  17. Mississippi Funeral Home Allegedly Refuses to Cremate Gay Man's Husband's BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... pass, but I didn't know he was going to be denied." On August 17, 2015, the couple was finally able to wed in Hancock County, Mississippi. Soon after, Huskey's health sadly deteriorated, and he was moved into a nursing home. When it was known Huskey ...

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  18. Deputies arrest alleged 'Peeping Tom' in the KilnRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    Hancock County Sheriff's Deputies last week arrested a Kiln man who allegedly held a cell phone through a "peep hole" and recorded video of an underage girl. Hancock County Jail records show that James Clingan of Kiln was arrested last week and charged with voyeurism .

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  19. Property owners, Audubon reach agreement on least tern nesting area in WavelandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Sea Coast Echo

    The Mississippi Audubon Bird Stewardship program and property owners this week reached an agreement on protecting a least tern nesting area on the beach in Waveland. There was a positive "tern" of events Monday at the Hancock County Board of Supervisors meeting when a Waveland home owner and officials from the Mississippi Audubon Bird Stewardship reached an agreement over on-going issues involving a Least Tern nest in Hancock County.

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  20. Compromise reached in Hancock Co. over nesting Least TernsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Hancock County Board of Supervisors voted on a proposal that was designed to make both property owners and birders happy. The beach in front of Henry Martinez's house was being eyed by the Audubon Mississippi Coastal Bird Stewardship Program as a Least Tern nesting area.

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