John Fitzhugh

John Fitzhugh


Biloxi, MS

John Fitzhugh has documented South Mississippi for over 31 years as a photojournalist at the Sun Herald newspaper. He is a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in journalism.

He is a native of Jackson, Mississippi. He is married with three daughters and two dogs. He is a big soccer fan and loves the Saints.

Recent Articles by John

  Biloxi Fire Department’s new station includes training facility

  Dedeaux Park in Gulfport sits closed amid uncertain future

  Former school bus driver found guilty of sexual battery, touching 8-year-old girl

Child victim testifies in school bus driver’s trial, jury taken on bus

Second trial for former Ocean Springs bus driver accused of touching child begins

  Salvation Army in need of bell ringers, food, and donations this holiday season

  Gulfport resident working to solve mystery behind high water bills

  Salvation Army relies on community help to man Pascagoula shelter

  Good Morning America shares story of Gulf Coast’s Willow Cannan and MSD

  Waveland Mayor Tommy Longo memorialized in hometown, Bay St. Louis

  More bones further complicate Biloxi’s infrastructure project

  South Mississippi Strong: Biloxi man refuses to let disabilities stop him, inspires many along the way

  North Gulfport groups gear up for wetlands appeal

  Bay-Waveland, Long Beach school districts recognized for success

  Harrison County prescribed burn helps keep habitat intact for endangered species

Crumbling historic tomb being restored in Biloxi

‘Mattress Mack’ bets another $1 million on Astros win

  MGCCC nursing program named one of best in the state

  Ocean Springs businesses make tough decisions following Bonnet Carre Spillway impact

Planning Commission compromise doesn’t satisfy everyone

  Porter Avenue residents against proposed apartment complex

  Be Local: Store partners with OSSD to become official shop for Greyhound gear

  Cemetery parking during Cruisin’ the Coast angers family members

  Dad coming home from deployment the best feeling for one Ocean Springs family

  Mr. Mack says goodbye to Pass Christian Walmart

Crews begin setup for Harbor Lights Festival

Commissioning ceremony for USS Cincinnati Saturday in Gulfport

  Did someone’s pet monkey get loose? Was it a squirrel? We may never know.

Vancleave teacher saves student from choking

Bayou View Elementary School makes Blue Ribbon for second time