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Class Meeting

September 26, 2012 by Gail Gladney Smith (Register to contact)

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A special meeting will be held with the Moss Point High School Class of 1977 on Thursday, October 4, 6:00 PM in the Moss Point Riverfront Recreation Center. One of the evening highlights is a special guest presentation. All classmates, including former officers are encouraged to attend this meeting to hear the exciting plans that are being made for the class. Additional information can be obtained by contacting Gail Gladney Smith (228) 623-XXXX or email ***** or *****

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His illness came suddenly 'and it broke our hearts,' alderman says of Linwood Grierson

June 19, 2017 by The Sun Herald

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June 18, 2017 by WLOX

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Kemper County's Vance takes Moss Point job

June 14, 2017 by kempercountymessenge

After three successful seasons as Kemper County High School girls head basketball coach ,Jennie Vance is leaving to become the head coach at Moss Point High School. Vance, a 1992 graduate of Philadelphia High School, began her coaching stint at ...

Meet Moss Point boys new head basketball coach Rob Sikes

June 5, 2017 by WLOX

Coach Rob Sikes is ready for his next challenge. After serving as an assistant coach at St. Martin under Charlie Pavlus, Sikes is ready to rebuild the Moss Point Tigers high school basketball program. On Monday he was coaching his Tigers at the St ...

Moss Point hires two new basketball coaches

June 4, 2017 by The Sun Herald

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Moss Point seniors outdid themselves with drive for success

May 27, 2017 by The Sun Herald

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Ready for a new chapter: Moss Point graduates exceed expectations

May 26, 2017 by WLOX

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Longtime Coast high school football coach calls it quits

May 26, 2017 by The Sun Herald

The Sun HeraldLongtime Coast high school football coach calls it quits. By James Jones. ... Russell was head coach at three high schools: D'Iberville, Biloxi and West Harrison. Among his assistant jobs were Moss Point ... in 1982 as the school ...

Aerospace industry brings jobs to Jackson County

May 26, 2017 by WLOX

"By adding F-35 sub-assembly work at its Moss Point facility, Northrop Grumman endorses its commitment to Jackson County, the area's residents and the quality workforce found along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Additionally, it speaks volumes about our ...

Moss Point seniors receive $5.8 million in scholarships

May 25, 2017 by WLOX

The 2017 graduating class of Moss Point High School has received nearly $6 million in college scholarships; doubling the amount from the previous school year. “We are extremely proud of our students. This year we challenged our seniors to apply to ...

Moss Point school settles suit over 7th-grader's death

April 28, 2017 by Jackson Clarion Ledger

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April 28, 2017 by The Sun Herald

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Once a star athlete, he turned to dealing. Now he's going to prison.

April 25, 2017 by The Sun Herald

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His job was to protect students, but he sexually assaulted them instead

April 24, 2017 by The Sun Herald

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Moss Point voters will now elect their school board

April 20, 2017 by The Sun Herald

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