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Storefront maker moves fabrication to Waveland

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By LISA MONTI Infinity-AP is moving its custom storefront fabrication operation from Chalmette, La., to the vacant 84 Lumber location off U.S. 90 in Waveland. Co-owner Rick Bradley said the goal is to open in early 2017 with up to 15 employees. The company designs, engineers and fabricates custom storefronts for international retailers. Bradley said their best known customers are Abercrombie ...

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Swanson, Ladner join Hancock County Port, Harbor Commission board

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The Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission has two new members now serving on its board. Bob Swanson was recently appointed by Waveland Mayor Mike Smith, and Christopher “Packer” Ladner was appointed by District One Supervisor David Yarborough. Swanson has ties to Hancock County dating back to his grandparents in the historic community of Logtown. He and his wife moved ...

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Independent Coast pharmacy expansion built on customer care and those little extras

Waveland Pharmacy includes some of those extras that customers like, such as a old-time soda fountain with hand-scooped ice cream.

By LISA MONTI Independent pharmacist Rudy Letellier seems to have found the right customer service formula to expand business: earn the customer’s trust, provide attentive service and offer facials, massages and ice cream. He’s gone from one busy pharmacy in Waveland to adding a second and third location in Hancock County just this year. After graduating from Ole Miss, Letellier worked ...

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New owners renovating Waveland cinema

John Watzke remembers standing in a long line back in the late 1970s to see the action comedy film Smokey and The Bandit at the movie theater in Waveland. He’s hoping the public response is as enthusiastic when he and his brother Charles reopen the cinema they bought last year and are working to restore from post-Katrina neglect and vandalism. ...

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Waveland seeks dismissal of lawsuit

WAVELAND — The city of Waveland has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that alleges police officers used a stun gun on a pregnant woman. Dawn Melissa Daigre sued Waveland for damages incurred during her February 2010 arrest. The city argues Daigre’s allegations are “uniformly meritless.” The city also contends that, since Daigre pleaded guilty to resisting arrest, ...

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