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  1. Around South MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    ... 1912 Live Oak Ave. All are invited. Morris was one of the first black physicians to practice medicine in Jackson County, and was among the first black physicians to have admitting privileges at Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula. Born July 10, ...

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  2. Pet of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    ... pets are also available at the Hancock County Animal Shelter, 7175 Texas Flat Road, Kiln, 466-4516, or the Jackson County Animal Shelter, 4400 Audubon Drive, Gautier, 497-6350. Contact each shelter for adoption fees. The Sun Herald is pleased to ...

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  3. Gautier Police Department releases crime reports July 15-21, Jackson County mugs includedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Mississippi Press

    July 15 Jalissia Shonta Montgomery, 21, 2020 Ladnier Road #4C, was arrested on outstanding warrants for speeding and no tag.

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  4. Joe Ziegler plans to change not-guilty plea in DMR caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunherald.com

    ... Trust for the Mississippi Coastal Plain, which in 2011 bought the property in the Gulf Hills subdivision of Jackson County. Shumate is scheduled for trial Sept. 22 on the conspiracy charge and a fraud charge, also involving the land transaction. She ...

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  5. Around South MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunherald.com

    ... unloaded containers from the trailer. It was carrying 13 250-gallon containers, and one 55-gallon container, Jackson County Emergency Operations Coordinator Earl Etheridge said. The River City Cultural Foundation third Moss Point Summer Concert of ...

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  6. Ziegler plans to change not-guilty plea in DMR caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunherald.com

    ... Trust for the Mississippi Coastal Plain, which in 2011 bought the property in the Gulf Hills subdivision of Jackson County. Shumate is scheduled for trial Sept. 22 on the conspiracy charge and a fraud charge, also involving the land transaction. She ...

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  7. Scott Walker gets 18 months on fraud chargesRead the original story

    Yesterday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... that led to him getting $210,000 in federal money for property he owned in an unincorporated part of Jackson County near Ocean Springs. Marine Resources Executive Director William Walker, Scott Walker's father, and agency employee Tina Shumate were ...

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  8. Pascagoula to rename part of Live Oak Avenue and Victory Street for Dr. Reuben P. MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sunherald.com

    The City of Pascagoula will honor the legacy of Dr. Reuben Peter Morris at a street dedication ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Pascagoula Senior Center, 1912 Live Oak Ave. Morris was one of the first black physicians to practice medicine in Jackson County, and was among the first black physicians to be admitted to privileges at Singing River ... (more)

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  9. Public invited to Saturday ceremony honoring one of Jackson County's first black physiciansRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Mississippi Press

    Pascagoula city leaders are inviting the public to honor the legacy of Dr. Reuben Peter Morris, one of Jackson County's first black physicians, during a street dedication ceremony this Saturday.

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  10. Teen boy arrested for string of auto burglaries in St. Martin neighborhoodsRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Mississippi Press

    ST. MARTIN, Mississippi -- Jackson County Deputies arrested a 17-year-old male at 5 a.m. Wednesday in connection to a string of automobile burglaries in the Savannah Pines and Windsor Park areas of St. Martin, Sheriff Charles Britt said.

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  11. Jackson County sheriff seeks Hurley man on counterfeit check chargeRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Mississippi Press

    Jackson County investigators are searching for Reginald Scott Thomas in connection to counterfeit checks being passed to local businesses, Sheriff Charles Britt said today.

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  12. Jackson County authorities need help identifying St. Martin home invasion suspectRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Mississippi Press

    ST. MARTIN, Mississippi -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a man wanted in connection to a home invasion in St. Martin on Monday.

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  13. Sheriff Charles Britt: 2 men arrested in St. Martin home invasion caseRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Mississippi Press

    ... Matthews Jr., 35, of Jenkins Road in Carriere, were each charged on one count of burglary of a dwelling. Jackson County deputies responded to a call at about 4:15 p.m. to the 15000 block of Alan Street in St. Martin and interviewed witnesses. ...

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  14. Scott Walker facing sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sunherald.com

    ... he conspired to spend $210,000 in federal funds on his waterfront lot in the Gulf Hills subdivision of Jackson County. The federal funds were intended for other purposes. In a second case, Walker admitted receiving an unearned $180,000 "finder's ...

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  15. Two arrested for St. Martin burglary, TV theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Investigators in Jackson County say two men who broke into a St. Martin home and stole a large television were arrested after they sold the TV a short time later.

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  16. Sampling History: Jackson Countians rushed to the aid of victims of Great Flood of 1927Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Mississippi Press

    ... its entirety in "The Columns of Arthur V. Smith," printed in 1982. With permission of the Smith family, the Jackson County Historical and Genealogical is working on having the book reprinted later this year as it is now out-of-print. An expanded ...

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  17. Scott Walker to be sentenced this afternoon for conspiracy, fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sunherald.com

    ... to spend $210,000 in federal funds on Scott Walker's waterfront lot in the Gulf Hills subdivision of Jackson County. Evidence shows Bill Walker arranged for the DMR to give the Land Trust for the Mississippi Coastal Plain federal funds for the ...

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  18. Sun Herald | Editorial: Let's growRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunherald.com

    ... less eager to allow it to encroach on the peace and quiet of a neighborhood. The issue came up this week in Jackson County, where, thanks to Karen Nelson's reporting, we learned zoning laws have been ineffective at protecting the serenity of country ...

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  19. Jackson County Chamber Spotlight: Compton and Son Appliance sells, services major brand appliancesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Mississippi Press

    ... and Matt Compton of Compton and Son Appliance, LLC located at 1249 Pass Road in Gulfport. (Photo courtesy of Jackson County Chamber of Commerce) Why did you go into business? Compton and Son Appliance, LLC, understands that today it is all about the ...

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  20. Ocean Springs Museum of History asks for fundsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Jackson County supervisors have assured Betty Magee, director of the Ocean Springs Museum of History, they will consider funding the museum over the next five years.

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