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  1. Moss Point man sentenced to 18 years in prison for sexual battery of 14-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    Robert Dwight Williams Jr., 33, of Moss Point has been sentenced to 18 years in state prison for two counts of sexual battery against a girl who was 14-year-old at the time of the crimes. Williams entered a guilty to plea on Feb. 23. According to a release from the Jackson County District Attorney's Office, the victim was the daughter of a friend of Williams.

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  2. No. 1 Kentucky vs. No. 18 Arkansas basketball live stream, where to watch, listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Alabama Live

    ... second in the nation in defense, allowing just 52.7 points per game, and is led offensively by Aaron Harrison and Moss Point, Miss., native Devin Booker , who both are averaging just over 11 points a game. Arkansas (23-5, 12-3) is led by Bobby ...

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  3. Prep basketball: Moss Point's Tony Woody a rare and successful commodity on the hardwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Mississippi Press

    Woody, in his first year on Dantlzer Street, has not only led the MPHS boys to the second round of the Class 4A South State playoffs but has done the same with the Lady Tigers. Woody, you see, is the head coach of both varsity teams at Moss Point which is not a common situation on the larger school scale.

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  4. Port of Pascagoula touts railroad reroute project at annual event with legislators in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Mississippi Press

    ... the CSX Railroad from downtown Pascagoula to the east of Miss. 611. It will also close 16 rail crossings through Moss Point and Pascagoula. "Cooperating with our industry partners, MDA and the Board of Supervisors, we have administered in excess of ...

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  5. Prep baseball: Intriguing local match-ups on tap as season begins todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Mississippi Press

    That's exactly what many local prep baseball teams will be doing today, as opening day arrives across the state of Mississippi. Quite a few intriguing match-ups take place over the first weekend of play, as Moss Point and Vancleave host round robin affairs while other local teams face off in home and home series.

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  6. Gautier police reports for February 5-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Mississippi Press

    10, Taylor Manson, 19, 4500 Alemand St., Moss Point, was arrested on two outstanding warrants for no insurance and suspended driver's license. 3329 U.S. 90, Will Canard Grady, 30, 4114 Old Mobile Highway, Pascagoula, was arrested on an outstanding ...

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  7. Lesbian teen reacts to settlement in case against Moss Point School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | FOX Carolina

    ... for a year, she said the anti-gay slurs and insults like being called a "dyke," "it," or "freak," continued at Moss Point High School. "I feel like it was very uncalled for, and I shouldn't have had to went through that," said Destin. Attorneys for ...

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  8. College basketball: Moss Point's Devin Booker scores 14 in his return to MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Mississippi Press

    Booker was one of a trio of Kentucky players in double digits, as the top-ranked Wildcats remained unbeaten moving to 28-0 with a 74-56 win over homestanding Mississippi State. Kentucky had broken the best start of any Wildcat team ever last week at 26-0, as Booker scored a game high 18 points against Tennessee.

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  9. Moss Point School District settles bullying case filed by lesbian teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Mississippi Press

    Moss Point School District has settled a suit brought filed in 2013 by student Destin Holmes, who said she was subjected to pervasive anti-LGBT bullying and harassment by fellow students, faculty and administrators, the Southern Poverty Law Center announced. She said they threw things at her in class and bombarded her with anti-gay slurs and insults, calling her "dyke," "it" and sometimes "freak" or "he-she."

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  10. Gay student's harassment suit against Mississippi school district settled, GulfLive.com reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BayouBuzz.com

    The public school district in Moss Point, Miss., has settled a suit filed in 2013 by a student who said she was bullied and harassed by fellow students, faculty and administrators because she is gay, according to GulfLive.com. The financial terms of the settlement were not made public.

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  11. No. 1 Kentucky at Mississippi State basketball live stream, where to watch, listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Alabama Live

    Moss Point, Miss., native Devin Booker, who leads Kentucky as a freshman with 11 points per game, returns to Mississippi with the Wildcats tonight. The snow is falling across northern Mississippi, but Mississippi State is still scheduled to host No.

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  12. Moss Point School District settles lawsuit over anti-LGBT bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Moss Point School District is about to take a new, hard line against bullying and discrimination. It's part of a settlement reached between the district and the Southern Poverty Law Center, which sued on behalf of former student, Destin Holmes.

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  13. College basketball: Moss Point's Devin Booker returns to Mississippi Wednesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    A lot has changed for Moss Point's Devin Booker since the last time he played a game in the state of Mississippi. Booker, and top-ranked Kentucky, travel to Starkville Wednesday night to face homestanding Mississippi State in Southeastern Conference play.

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  14. See local musicians Derek Norsworthy, Robert Joseph, Double Dee perform live acoustic tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Mississippi Press

    Nosy neighbors, drunken shenanigans and the melodies of south Mississippi -- it was all up for discussion Thursday night at the Mississippi Songwriters Alliance's Songs and Stories series. The event, held monthly at the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts and Education, featured Escatawpa's Derek Norsworthy, Moss Point's Robert Joseph and Lucedale's Darwin and Dana Nelson, also known as Double Dee.

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  15. Prep football: 52nd annual Gulf Coast Coaching Clinic included many local coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Mississippi Press

    ... staff to get a whole lot of knowledge in a short amount of time in a very inexpensive form." Coaching staffs from Moss Point, St. Martin, Ocean Springs, East Central, Vancleave and Gautier were all in attendance over the three day span of the ...

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  16. Joe Rogers: Let's not talk about same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Mississippi Press

    ... be surprised not to see justice prevail in this instance, given how society is moving. Joe Rogers, a native of Moss Point, is a staff editor for The New York Times. He lives in New Hyde Park, N.Y., and can be reached at jrogink@gmail.com and on ...

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  17. Prep basketball: Both Moss Point teams advance to Region 8-4A tourney finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Mississippi Press

    Both Moss Point teams protected the home court and moved on to the Region 8-4A Tournament finals with a pair of two points wins in the semifinals Thursday night. Both MPHS teams will play in the finals at Arthur Haynes Gym Friday night, as the girls will face Bay High at 7 and the boys will take on Pass Christian at 8:30 p.m. The Lady Tigers trailed by eight at halftime, before rallying to win.

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  18. Mississippi lawmakers propose property-tax break for seniorsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... are renovated or expanded. Taxes could still rise if local governments raise tax rates. Rep. Manly Barton, R-Moss Point, said the bill is designed to give tax relief to residents of counties where increasing property values can cause people to owe ...

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  19. Manhunt over: Jackson Co. storage shed burglary suspect capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Deputies were able to recover a large number of items thanks to a tip about stolen property at an abandon home in Moss Point. When they searched the garage, several boxes of birthday cards, cow figurines, and other knickknacks were found. The items ...

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  20. The Division High School basketball playoffs are officially underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... game 4 p.m. Friday. The winner will remain in the hunt for the state playoffs, the loser will end its season. Moss Point High School is hosting the Division 8-4A Tournament. St. Stanislaus came out on fire against Vancleave and coasted under the win ...

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