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Ladner joins Natchez Democrat as reporter

NATCHEZ — Chase Ladner has joined The Natchez Democrat as a news reporter.

A native of Gulfport, Ladner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2014 with a degree in mass communication.

While at USM, Ladner wrote for the bi-weekly student newspaper, The Student Printz.

He also worked as a fund raiser for WUSM, the university’s radio station.