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Officials: Suspended Mississippi police chief shoots himself
A Mississippi police chief who had just been suspended shot and killed himself Thursday in the police department's parking lot, officials said, in what was described as "a bad day for law enforcement."
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Officials: Mississippi police chief shoots himself in chest
BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) — Authorities say a Mississippi police chief has died after shooting himself in the chest outside the police department.
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Gulfport man burned after sailboat touches electrical line
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - A 20-year-old Gulfport man is suffering from serious burns after being electrocuted Sunday evening when his sailboat's mast touched a power line. Assistant Fire Chief Kevin Lundy tells the Sun Herald (http://bit.ly/2dffzmw) that John Harrison Doucet has third- and fourth-degree burns over 75 percent of his ...
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Gulfport's Fishbone Alley to open Oct. 2
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - An alley once littered with trash bins will make its debut as a brick-paved and art-filled downtown walkway Oct. 2, the same day Gulfport hosts View the Cruise, part of the opening festivities for Cruisin' The Coast. Gulfport Economic Development Director David Parker, who had the ...
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Super high-speed internet coming to Miss. Gulf Coast
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Biloxi Mayor Andrew "FoFo" Gilich made ultra-fast internet one of his campaign pledges last year and the idea is starting to move from dream to reality. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2cxRsP9) Coast Electric is spending about $2 million to bury more than 100 miles of fiber ...
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Authorities: 2 inmates escape from Gulfport detention center
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi authorities say two inmates have escaped from a Gulfport detention facility. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2cmE0Kv ) that 21-year-old Zachary Savoie and 33-year-old Joshua Walton were reported missing early Sunday morning from the Harrison County Community Work Center. The state Department of Corrections says Savoie ...
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