Archive | January 23rd, 2014

Authorites offering reward for information in gun shop robberies

January 23, 2014

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Authorities are looking for leads in a series of gun  hop smash-and-dash robberies, and they are putting their money on it. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has offered a $5,000 reward to solve the break-ins at South Mississippi gun stores. Authorities say the gun thief went from Gautier to Ocean Springs before […]

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Coast Coliseum executive charged with helping himself to ATM cash

January 23, 2014

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JACKSON, Mississippi — As an assistant manager at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center Ticket Office, Brian Gregory’s job gave him all the tools he needed to loot ATMs at the center owned by the state. Authorities allege he employed those tools to the tune of nearly $32,000 – the sum Biloxi police estimate […]

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Owens passes IHL gavel to Patterson

January 23, 2014

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Former banker Aubrey Patterson is now the president of the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning. Bob Owens passed the gavel to Patterson at a recent board meeting held in Jackson. Patterson will officially take office on Feb. 1. “I look forward to continuing to work toward our goal of increasing educational […]

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