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  1. 'I did not kill that man,' murder suspect in 39-year-old cold case shouts during trialRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MLive.com

    "I did not kill that man! George Alexander shouted during the second day of his murder trial in Jackson County Circuit Court.

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  2. Training the key to first responder successRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... own lives to save others. Monday's explosion at Omega Protein in Moss Point was one of those instances for Jackson County's emergency teams. Moss Point Fire Chief Tommy Posey knows the key to success in dangerous conditions. "At least three days a ...

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  3. Two teens arrested for stealing computers, candy and keyboards from St. Martin schoolRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    That's what 19-year-old Jevonte Courtize Jennings, along with a 16-year-old juvenile, are accused of stealing from a St. Martin school, according to the Jackson County Sheriff's Department.

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  4. VIDEO: 1 dead, 3 hurt in Moss Point fish plant explosionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... 9:30 a.m. while employees of a subcontractor were working on two storage tanks and one of the tanks blew up. Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus identified the dead worker as Jerry Lee Taylor II, 25, of Mobile, Alabama. Broadus said an autopsy will ...

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  5. Javonte Courtez Jennings, 19, was arrested July 28 on a burglary charge.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    Smarties, SweeTarts and graham crackers taken from St. Martin Elementary led to the arrests of two teenagers Monday, Jackson County Sheriff Charles Britt said.

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  6. Jackson County Chamber Spotlight: Rovira Team Realty offers lower...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    ... Team Realty donated. Rovira Team Realty is located at 4302 Chicot Street in Pascagoula. (Photo courtesy of Jackson County Chamber of Commerce) Rovira Team Realty allows me to be my own boss while helping people and being a part of my community. I ...

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  7. Omega Protein employee killed in explosion died from head injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    An East Jackson County man killed in an explosion Monday at Omega Protein died of a head injury, Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus said Tuesday.

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  8. Helena man killed in Omega Protein explosion; 3 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... morning after an explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point. Taylor lived in the Helena community of Jackson County. Three other men, all subcontractors for the company, were injured and taken to Singing River Hospital. They have been ...

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  9. 4 MGCCC board of trustee members receive honors for serviceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | The Mississippi Press

    ... in Biloxi July 11-13. Those recognized received plaques. Don Massengale and Harry Roberts, both representing Jackson County, were honored for 25 years of service. Mike Andrews, representing Harrison County, and Jay Fletcher, from Jackson County, ...

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  10. Fatal explosion at moss Point plantRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    We begin tonight with our continued coverage of the fatal explosion at Omega Protein plant in Moss Point. Trang Pham-Bui has been in Jackson County covering the developments.

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  11. 1 dead, 3 hurt in Moss Point fish plant explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... 9:30 a.m. while employees of a subcontractor were working on two storage tanks and one of the tanks blew up. Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus identified the dead worker as Jerry Lee Taylor II, 25, of Mobile, Alabama. Broadus said an autopsy will ... 1 comment

  12. 1 Dead, 3 Hurt In Fish Plant ExplosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Manufacturing.net

    ... 9:30 a.m. while employees of a subcontractor were working on two storage tanks and one of the tanks blew up. Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus identified the dead worker as Jerry Lee Taylor II, 25, of Mobile, Alabama. Broadus said an autopsy will ...

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  13. Jackson County Animal Shelter suggests Colt as new addition to familyRead the original story

    Monday | The Mississippi Press

    ... some bigger, some younger, some older, but all needing lifelong, loving homes. Colt is available at the Jackson County Animal Shelter is located at 4400 Audubon Lane Gautier. For more information call 228-497-6350. (Photo submitted by Jackson County ...

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  14. Mississippi fish oil plant explosion kills 1, injures 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Times Herald

    ... a fish oil storage tank when the top blew off. The employee killed in the explosion was identified by Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus as Jerry Lee Taylor II, 25, of Mobile, Alabama, according to the Biloxi Sun-Herald. Taylor was making repairs ...

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  15. Jackson County to dedicate Scott E. Pruitt Memorial Highway on Aug. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sunherald.com

    A dedication ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 5, designating a section of Highway 90 in Gautier as "Scott E. Pruitt Memorial Highway."

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  16. Jackson County EMA: 1 killed in apparent Omega Protein plant explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WALA

    The Jackson County Emergency Management Agency has confirmed one person is dead and three others are injured in an apparent explosion.

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  17. Ronnie Musgrove leading group recruiting school districts to join lawsuit against stateRead the original story

    Monday | The Mississippi Press

    ... $1.5 billion -- funds which would have provided another 5,423 classroom teachers statewide. Locally, the four Jackson County school districts have lost $259 million in that time -- money that would have provided another 95 teachers. Those supporting ...

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  18. Coroner identifies man killed in explosion at Moss Point's Omega Protein PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sunherald.com

    ... Posey said, on a metal storage tank on the ground. The employee killed in the explosion was identified by Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus as Jerry Lee Taylor II. 25, of Mobile. Taylor was making repairs on top of the tank when it exploded, ...

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  19. 1 dead, 3 injured after Omega Protein explosion in Moss PointRead the original story

    Monday | The Mississippi Press

    ... unit is at the hospital "trying to piece together what happened," he said, and the investigation is ongoing. Jackson County Emergency Services Director Earl Etheridge said the contractors were "working atop a big metal tank on the ground that was ... 1 comment

  20. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston campus students...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Sunherald.com

    ... Carrie Yonge of Lucedale, both first-place winners in Occupational Health and Safety Team, representing the Jackson County campus; Shelby Blackmon of Biloxi, third place in Preschool Teaching Assistant, representing the Jefferson Davis campus; and ...

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