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

  Waveland company making medical shields for health workers

  Pass Christian feeding program temporarily suspends service

  Tornado creates moments of terror, pride in community

  Kiln whiskey distiller kicks up hand sanitizer production

  100th birthday celebration goes on despite coronavirus restrictions

  Gulfport Behavioral Health System opens Stress and Anxiety Hotline during COVID-19 pandemic

  Coronavirus changes course of Saucier couple’s cross-country trip

  Gulfport youth comes to work to help his mom, family

Gulfport small businesses doing what they can to stay open

  Gulfport woman helps her senior community in time of need

Volunteer group focuses on feeding seniors during COVID-19 outbreak

  Area food pantries reap reward from closed casinos

  Restaurants try to adapt to changing environment

  Gulfport community groups providing meals for children during COVID-19 crisis

  Neighbor seeks compassionate solution to homeless camp

  Work underway at Fallen Oak preparing for Rapiscan Systems Classic

  MGCCC partnership with Halter Marine will create apprentice program

  Gulfport Fire Department helps rescue stranded baby owl

  Fisherman pulls couple from frigid waters below Biloxi-Ocean Springs bridge

  Notable factor in Biloxi murder was domestic violence, and it’s more common than you think

  Mother of teenagers concerned over recent deadly violence involving juveniles

  Alternative school students visit jail to get a dose of a possible reality

  New details released in shooting death, attempted robbery of Biloxi teen

  Murder of South Mississippi teen revealed by doorbell camera, says family

  Slain Biloxi teen was ‘a sweet girl who didn’t hurt anyone,’ says her family

  Biloxi residents concerned with speed, safety along curvy stretch of road

  Gulf Coast YMCA wants to add Gulfport location using RESTORE Act funds

  Dr. Steve Demetropoulos officially sworn in as Pascagoula’s new mayor

  RESTORE money for Pascagoula may not solve the problem

  Body of missing Florida woman found buried in backyard at Jackson County house