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

  Flint Creek Water Park a Fourth of July tradition in South Miss.

  Prison reform bill raises ire of Jackson County sheriff

  Businesses take different approach to mask requirements

  Coast has yet to see the worst of coronavirus, warns hospital officials

  Reaction to Miss. flag vote mixed, hopes for unity in new flag

  Jackson County unveils one-of-a-kind fitness facility

  Shuckers remain in limbo despite MLB season announcement

  Unlocking key to control of coronavirus through contact tracing

  ‘There is no going back': Biloxi wade-in participant encouraged by new wave of activism

  Biloxi leaders looking to increase their share of Tidelands funds

  DACA ruling brings joy but not security to Dreamers, says South Mississippi advocate

  Despite Governor’s plea, Mississippians still not wearing masks

  Gulfport citizens, leaders react to city’s vote to remove flag

  Harrison County COVID-19 spike causing concerns

  Biloxi vet tech nominated for national Hero Vet award

  Wedding industry virtually shut down by coronavirus

  Blighted properties are an endless problem for cities across the Coast

  Cristobal’s driftwood to become part of Mississippi Aquarium

  Seabees lend a helping hand at KAFB to assist airmen in basic training

  Cristobal latest hardship impacting least terns on Gulf Coast

  Marsh birds blown in by Cristobal, out of place on the beach

  Gulfport Unity event looks to bring church back to civil rights struggle

  Businesses post signs to inspire the community

  Civil Rights veteran joins the protest against George Floyd’s death

  Noise mitigation program brings quiet to homes near Gulfport airport

  Protesters in Biloxi speak out against death of George Floyd

  How will social distancing work at school?

  Committee looking at year-round schedule for Gulfport schools

  Family will carry on Captain Ben’s legacy after his death

  COVID-drained tax revenues could force cities to considers furloughs, layoffs