Posts Tagged ‘John C. Stennis’

Son of John Stennis dies at 78 in Jackson

JACKSON — John Hampton Stennis, a lawyer and former state legislator who was the only son of the late U.S. Sen. John C. Stennis, died yesterday. He was 78. Kim Perrett, a spokeswoman for the Jones Walker law firm, confirmed Stennis died Thursday morning. Stennis was a partner in a law firm — Watkins Ludlam […] [...]

Federal prosecutor’s memoir highlights his law and order career

Retired federal prosecutor John Hailman’s book “From Midnight to Guntown” is a page-turning, tell-all of some of the U.S. Attorney Office’s best-known as well as obscure cases in North Mississippi from bank robbers to corrupt supervisors. With twisty plots and colorful characters reminiscent of a John Grisham thriller, Hailman offers a candid and captivating perspective […] [...]

Pleaders, plodders dominate leadership

by Bill Crawford Published: December 14,2012

Tags: John C. Stennis, Politics, Sonny Montgomery

In tough times we expect strong leadership from public officials. These days our officials come from one of three types: leaders, pleaders and plodders. Leaders are those who get things done. We still see them at the local and state levels, but they are becoming extinct at the national level. Pleaders are those able — […] [...]

Marty Wiseman, Part 2

JACKSON- John C. Stennis Institute of Government director Marty Wiseman on why he loves Mississippi politics. [...]

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