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MS House passes bill naming Pascagoula beach after Jimmy Buffett

By: Magnolia Tribune - March 1, 2016

House passes bill to name Pascagoula beach `Buffett Beach’

Mississippi legislators are working to name a Gulf Coast beach for the native son who wrote and sang “Margaritaville.”

Representatives voted 119-1 on Monday to pass House Bill 886, which would designate a sandy stretch in Pascagoula as Buffett Beach.

Gulflive
2/29/16

YP NOTE: The lone dissenting vote on the bill was from Desoto County legislator Dana Criswell, a former Jackson County coast resident.

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