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Hancock County History and Pirates!!!

 

The Hancock County Historical Society in Bay St. Louis, founded in 1977,  is a very active organization, researching and preserving the long and storied history of Hancock County.  The Society has amassed thousands of documents and photographs to be gathered into a computerized database with wide availability.  These documents and photographs have been collected from churches, schools, magazines, newspapers,  local authors,  city archives, the county and many other sources.

To begin your foray into the fascinating and sometimes colorful history of Hancock County, please check out the Historical Society’s website, http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com/, visit their offices at 108 Cue Street, Bay St. Louis, or call 228.467.4090.

The following link to a brief outline of Hancock County’s history will certainly whet your appetite and motivate you to learn more about what has happened here, when it happened, and who was involved.  http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com/history/hancockcounty.htm

Add to this article the following articles about the famous “Pirate House” and Jean Lafitte and you will be hooked on this organization and the history of Hancock County!  The Pirate House was located at 649 North Beach Boulevard, Waveland MS.

 

The Pirate House and Jean Lafitte http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com/history/lafittepirate.htm

The Pirate House Revisited http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com/history/lafittepirate-part2.htm

Enjoy your Journey!!!

Goodbye Space Shuttle, Thanks for Flying By!

Space Shuttle Endeavour does low altitude flight over Stennis Space Center in Mississippi

Good Bye Space Shuttle, Thanks for stopping by!

The Space Shuttle passed over Stennis Space Center in Mississippi. This is a once in a lifetime experience as the Space Shuttle Endeavour goes off to become an exhibit in Los Angeles.

Space Shuttle Buzzes Out Of Mississippi on 747

 

Space Shuttle Flys Over Stennis Space Center in Mississippi.

Space Shuttle Flies By To Honor Mississippi's Part in the historic program.

 

NASA Stennis Space Center wathed the Shuttle pass onto into the history books this morning. This low altitude flight honored the legacy of the Space Shuttle Program and its Coastal roots in Mississippi and Louisiana. Stennis Space center was instrumental in testing all Space SHuttle Rocket Engines.

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Hurricane Isaac Roof Repair and Roof Replacement Estimates Mississippi


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Wow what a storm Hurricane Isaac was!

The coast was hammered for such a long period of time. We know there was a lot of roof damage that needs to be repaired. We have a local roofing partner that is ready to provide repair estimates for getting your roof back in order.

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Hurricane Issac Roof Repair Services


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Wow what a storm Hurricane Issac was!

The coast was hammered for such a long period of time. We know there was a lot of roof damage that needs to be repaired. We have a local roofing partner that is ready to provide repair estimates for getting your roof back in order.

Thornhill Construction can provide roof repair estimates and roof replacement estimates.

Roof Repair estimates can be provided in the following areas:

  • Waveland Roof Repairs
  • Bay St. Louis Roof Repair
  • Pass Christian Roof Repair
  • Long Beach Roof Repair
  • Gulfport Roof Repair
  • Biloxi Roof Repair
  • Diamondhead Roof Repair

 

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