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 VA uses robot cleaner to disinfect rooms

  In effort of prevention, Scarlet Pearl employees learn about domestic violence

  Diamondhead Fire Department gets new equipment thanks to Firehouse Subs

  Freezing weather slows food shipments to and from Coast

  Gulf Coast Winter Classics back again for 23rd year

  Bethel Free Clinic is there for patients with no insurance

  Gulfport firefighter receives minor burns after close call with flames

  Cold weather shelters open, but space limited to help the homeless

  MSDH looking for minority survey participation on why they distrust the COVID-19 vaccine

  Legal maneuvers keep Ocean Springs development on hold for years

  Hancock County Youth Court seen tremendous success last few years

  Patients sent to private vaccine sites have longer wait ahead

  Gulfport delays special tax proposal that would pay for improvements

  Ocean Springs senior living facility fighting COVID with shots and swords

  Shrimp boat stranded by Hurricane Zeta a headache for all

  CASA, Harrison County Youth Court resolve differences

  D’Iberville residents frustrated with persistent sewage problems

  Jackson County communities to renew efforts against violent crime

  UPDATE: Missing Gulfport woman located and safe

  George Regional Health System’s vaccine plan rolls efficiently on first day

  Homeless man died in the cold in Biloxi three days before getting an apartment

  Second vaccine appointments at state health departments a challenge

  ‘It doesn’t mean you get immunity instantly’: Medical experts explain science of COVID-19 vaccines

  Frustrations grow over COVID-19 vaccination appointments

  Patience and flexibility will be the key to getting a vaccine

  Fire does not deter motel owner trying to help the homeless

  Pfizer vaccine study participants who had placebo now get active vaccine

  Trump supporters speak their mind about the election, protests

  Coastal Family Health Center doctors want to assure public that COVID vaccine is safe

  Volunteers for new vaccine study sought in South Mississippi