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

Hurricane Sally spoils vacation plans for some

  Group protests for removal of Confederate statue at Harrison County Courthouse

Pass Christian teachers given safety kits full of PPE, sanitizer, wipes, and more

Gulfport teen calls out her peers to do more to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Mississippi Veterans Affairs steps in after federal VA failed veteran

‘We look forward to our day in court’: Moss Point mayor, wife indicted on 14 counts of wire fraud

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

Protesters in Biloxi speak out against death of George Floyd

Committee looking at year-round schedule for Gulfport schools

Casino openings good news for other Coast businesses

  Miss Brenda shares smiles, prayers with McDonald’s customers in Ocean Springs

  100th birthday celebration goes on despite coronavirus restrictions

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

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

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

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

She’s not running for anything, but she has a sign

  Dangers in the Air - Part 1: Documents show Keesler workers were exposed to dangerous chemicals

Mississippi Aquarium in Gulfport showing great signs of progress

Pass Christian church makes land available for dog park

Moss Point man returns to appreciative home after competing on The Voice

Graduating senior from Long Beach identified as drowning victim