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  1. Police used GPS to follow shooting suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NBC Action News

    ... with shooting at vehicles on Kansas City highways. According to the probable cause statement released by the Jackson County Prosecutor's office, on April 11th, Kansas City police obtained a GPS warrant from the Jackson County Circuit Court for ...

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  2. Miss. man pleads guilty in child exploitation caseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hattiesburg American

    ... ized "several downloads of child pornography as well as a large amount of computer hardware and software." A Jackson County grand jury indicted him on five child exploitation charges. In exchange for his plea, the state dropped one of the charges.

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  3. Ocean Springs man pleads guilty to child exploitation, other chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunherald.com

    ... eized "several downloads of child pornography as well as a large amount of computer hardware and software." A Jackson County grand jury indicted him on five child exploitation charges. In exchange for his plea, the state dropped one of the charges.

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  4. Jeff Barnes announces candidacy in Jackson County Sheriff's raceRead the original story

    Friday | The Mississippi Press

    ... trust in the Sheriff's Department. This is probably the most important Sheriff's election in the history of Jackson County, so please cast your vote wisely." Barnes' career in law enforcement spans 28 years. He began his law enforcement service in ...

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

    Thursday | 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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  6. Brian Sanderson and Denise Doyle: Officially, Republicans have not spokenRead the original story

    Thursday | Sunherald.com

    On April 16, a Letter to the Editor from Barry Roe said the "Jackson County Republican Party" supported particular candidates in the Republican primary to be held June 3. The Jackson County Republican Executive Committee is the official, legal "Republican Party" in this county and charged with administering the affairs of our party and speaking on ... (more)

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  7. Attorney, promoter mull breach of contract lawsuit over cancelled Lil Boosie concert in PascagoulaRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    The attorney for a promoter who wanted to bring a Lil Boosie concert to Pascagoula Friday night is considering a breach of contract lawsuit against Jackson County.

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  8. Former Ocean Springs nurse Alberto Gonzalez to serve 15 years in jail in child porn caseRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Mississippi Press

    Alberto Gonzalez a former nurse at Ocean Springs Hospital, was sentenced Thursday to serve 15 years day-for-day in prison in a child pornography case, according to the Jackson County District Attorney's office.

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  9. Moss Point Women's Club presents 2014 Community Spirit Award to Wayne LennepRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Mississippi Press

    ... 600 veterans were honored from 2010-2013. Among his other activities, Wayne is executive commissioner for the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, Ingalls Management Association, River City Cultural Foundation, MPAC (where he serves as president,) ...

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  10. Mississippi Gulf Coast Stamp Club to host stamp show April 26-27 in Jackson CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Mississippi Press

    ST. MARTIN, Mississippi -- The Mississippi Gulf Coast Stamp Club will host its annual stamp show, Gulfpex 2014, on April 26-27 at the St. Martin Community Center.

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  11. Man gets 20 years for robberies in Jackson Co.Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... 2011 armed robberies of two checking cashing businesses, one in Moss Point and the other in Pascagoula. Jackson County Assistant District Attorney Cherie Wade tells The Sun Herald ( http://bit.ly/1hOECsC ) 31-year-old Robert Lee Stone, of Mobile, ...

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  12. Former Marine found guilty of wife's murderRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Medford Mail Tribune

    Ex-Marine Bourne Paraday Huddleston was found guilty Wednesday of murdering his wife and on charges related to a contract-killing scheme he plotted against her and another man, a Jackson County Circuit Court jury decided.

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  13. Man gets 20 years for armed robberies in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sunherald.com

    A Mobile man will spend 20 years in prison for the December 2011 armed robberies of two checking cashing businesses, one in Moss Point and the other in Pascagoula, Jackson County Assistant District Attorney Cherie Wade said.

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  14. Sampling History: Genealogists documented burials in 250 Jackson County cemeteriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Mississippi Press

    ... records to find information on the lost and unmarked graves. (Correspondent Photo/Joanne Anderson) "The Jackson County Cemetery Book," published in 2008, lists thousands of names of those buried. They were compiled by early members of the Jackson ...

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  15. MGCCC students participate in bioquest at the Estuarine Education CenterRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Mississippi Press

    Emily Nguyen, an Honors Biology student at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College's Jackson County Campus, discusses her findings during the final day of a bioquest at the campus's Estuarine Education Center.

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  16. Lil Boosie will not perform this weekend in South MississippiRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sunherald.com

    ... to the Coast this weekend because of the "hostile environment" created around original plans for a concert in Jackson County. County officials cut off discussions with Brown in early April for a concert at the fairgrounds. Brown said other spring ...

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Mobile man who pleaded guilty to robbing two check cashing businesses in Jackson County has been sentenced to 20 years behind bars.

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  18. Gautier residents give mixed reviews about proposed smoking banRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... night. The debate kicked off with program director Kellie Lamb of the Mississippi Tobacco Free Collation of Jackson County telling the crowd how a smoke-free policy could help save lives. "Second hand smoke is classified as a human known carcinogen, ...

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  19. Upcoming Jackson County meetings setRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Mississippi Press

    The West Jackson County Utility District Board of Commissioners will hold a board meeting at 9 a.m. on Tuesday at the district office located at 7312 Rose Farm Road.

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  20. Missing Tennessee woman located in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sunherald.com

    Tammy Renee King, 50, was found walking on Mississippi 613 about a mile north of the Temple Baptist Church by a good samaritan, Britt said.

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