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Gulfport man to serve 25 years for sexual battery of a child

A Gulfport man will serve 25 years day-for-day without possibility of early release or parole after he was convicted of sexual battery on a 5-year-old child. Circuit Judge Christopher Schmidt sentenced Clyde Fitzgerald Blocton, 35, on Friday. He was convicted…

Sharp Declines to Endorse Candidate

Former Circuit 2 Court Judge candidate and Gulfport City Councilman, Myles Sharp, has declined to endorse either of the two remaining candidates in the runoff.