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  1. Prep football: Weekend rewind; 5 things we noticed in week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    ... Resurrection, after a 55-0 win over Enterprise-Lincoln to open the season. The Eagles are just one of three Jackson County teams still unbeaten this early in the season. And then there were two: Ocean Springs is also unbeaten, after a thrilling ...

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  2. Fans' choice: Which Jackson County high school football player had the best Week 2 game?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    ... quarterback Wayne Overman. (File photos) St. Martin quarterback Wayne Overman was the Week 1 fans' choice for Jackson County's best high school football performance. He's also a candidate in Week 2, as are three other strong performances by players ...

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  3. Prep football: Andrew Warren's 42-yard TD lifts Ocean Springs over Pascagoula, 26-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Mississippi Press

    ... and outraced the Panther secondary for a 42-yard touchdown that lifted the 'Hounds to a 26-21 win over their Jackson County rivals. "I'm just so proud of our kids for staying focused," said Greyhound head coach Ryan Ross. "Andrew made a heck of a ...

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  4. Historic schooner Governor Stone arrives in Pascagoula, free tours set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Mississippi Press

    ... historic touring vessel. "The opportunity was too good to pass up," said George Sholl, president-elect of the Jackson County Historical and Genealogical Society. "The ship was coming right past where it had originally been built. The owners agreed ...

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  5. Jackson County Sheriff's Department releases crime report for Aug. 27 with mugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Mississippi Press

    6308 Luckey Lane, Ocean Springs, simple assault by threat reported. 6300 Washington Ave., Ocean Springs, petit larceny reported.

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  6. Slideshow: Hurricane Katrina aftermath in South MississippiRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Scared to death, a Jackson County woman says she was hiding from two men trying to break into her house and decided to snap some pictures of them.

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  7. Van heist in Biloxi kills pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... to drive away. Creel says that's when the suspect backed into a bench, killing someone. Scared to death, a Jackson County woman says she was hiding from two men trying to break into her house and decided to snap some pictures of them. Scared to ...

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  8. Centennial celebration held for WCU Tatum CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Jackson County woman helped police find two burglary suspects Wednesday, all because she was armed... with a cell phone.

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  9. Malaysia Airlines reports big losses, massive job cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Jackson County woman helped police find two burglary suspects Wednesday, all because she was armed... with a cell phone.

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  10. Christopher Adam Hudson of Moss Point sentenced to 5 years in prison for molesting stepchildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Mississippi Press

    ... and their mother showed amazing mercy in asking the court to not sentence the defendant to jail time," said Jackson County District Attorney Tony Lawrence. "But the State felt that five years, day for day, was necessary to punish this defendant for ...

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  11. Governor Scott Walker appoints Jackson County judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Today, Governor Scott Walker appointed Anna Becker to serve as judge of the Jackson County Circuit Court, replacing recently retired Judge Thomas Lister.

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  12. Hattiesburg native's Ebola Virus drug successful, speaks on future of the drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... is speaking out hoping her terrifying story will make others think twice before giving in to peer pressure. A Jackson County woman helped police find two burglary suspects Wednesday, all because she was armed... with a cell phone. A Jackson County ...

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  13. Two men caught breaking into Ocean Springs home after resident took photos with phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Mississippi Press

    ... home on Ocean Springs Road after another resident took photos of the two men and alerted police. According to Jackson County Sheriff Charles Britt, Johnathan Patrick Dallin, 34, of Pascagoula, and Johnny Casmier Wolfe Jr., 23, of Gulfport, were ...

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  14. Sheriff: Domestic incident led to Wade man's deathRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... ttp://bit.ly/VPlstr ) the case will be sent to the District Attorney's Office with plans to be presented to a Jackson County grand jury.

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  15. Cell phone pics lead deputies to burglary suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Jackson County woman helped police find two burglary suspects Wednesday, all because she was armed... with a cell phone.

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  16. Wade fatal shooting was drug-related domestic violence incident, case going to grand juryRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Mississippi Press

    ... ter the investigation is complete, the case will be sent to Lawrence's office with plans to be presented to a Jackson County grand jury.

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  17. 'It's a people connection thing' at inaugural Live2Live forum, business expo in PascagoulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Mississippi Press

    ... The event, organized and hosted by Pascagoula Main Street, Mississippi Power Co. and Community Bank at the Jackson County Civic Center, runs until 4 p.m. "In Pascagoula, we have over 1,000 small businesses," Mayor Jim Blevins said, the guest speaker ...

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  18. Historic schooner Governor Stone repaired, tours planned in Pascagoula, Orange BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Mississippi Press

    ... ports of call: Saturday: Docked at the Point in Pascagoula for a VIP reception at 9 a.m. hosted by the Jackson County Historical Society and public tours from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. The Governor Stone was built in Pascagoula 137 years ago. The public is ...

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  19. Columbia police officers resign amidst investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... reveled shocking, new details of the alleged sexual crimes. The son of the head of investigations for the Jackson County Sheriff's Department was arrested by Jackson County investigators Tuesday. According to a press release by the Jackson County ...

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  20. Jackson County Sheriff's Department releases crime report for Aug. 25-26 with mugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Mississippi Press

    Aug. 25 6509 Old Fort Bayou Road, Ocean Springs, Alley Saucier reported a vehicle burglary.

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