Judge dismisses Gulfport annex case

By The Associated Press

GULFPORT – A Harrison County judge has dismissed Gulfport’s lawsuit to annex 2.5 square miles of Harrison County.
The property Gulfport wanted to annex included more than one square mile owned by developer James Frisby. Frisby’s Pitcher Point Investments had struck an agreement with Gulfport to bring city services to his property.
A chancery judge said the city altered its plans for the delivery of municipal improvements.