Celebration of life to honor Johnny and Teresa Nelson

It was a packed house Saturday at Hickory Hills Country Club in Gautier to celebrate Johnny and Teresa Nelson. The couple died tragically in a trailer fire at their hunting camp in Greene County on Jan. 10.

Heather Nauert withdraws bid to be UN ambassador, State Department says

Heather Nauert, picked by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations but never officially nominated, has withdrawn from consideration, the State Department said.
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Drug company exec wore fentanyl spray costume in rap video to motivate opioid sales team

Former Insys Therapeutics Inc. executives are charged with scheming to pay doctors bribes and kickbacks in exchange for prescriptions of opioids.

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Officials give all clear at USM campus; escaped inmates still on the run

Ingalls executives volunteer with Habitat for Humanity

Police: Vancleave woman arrested after stealing from vehicle

Mardi Gras mayhem continues on the Coast

Officials investigating overnight Harrison Co. fire as possible arson

Shortly after 1 a.m., firefighters responded to a trailer on fire on Turan Road at McGuire Drive in Harrison County.
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  Police: Aurora attacker used gun he shouldn’t have owned

The man who opened fire and killed five co-workers including the plant manager, human resources manager and an intern working his first day at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse, took a gun he wasn't supposed to have to a job he was about to lose.

3 On Your Side Investigates: Top Jobs for 2019

Danny Glover upholds promise, visits Boys and Girls Club

Suspect in Gulfport bank robbery identified, police continue search

St. Jude Dream Home celebrates floor signing

  Capital murder convict back in court for an unusual reason

Page 13: A gift store in Ocean Springs is like a museum

Spending bill keeps government open and Pass restaurant happy

Rep. Steven Palazzo reacts to passage of funding bill

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Judge halts Air Force’s efforts to discharge airmen with HIV

Service members in the Air Force claim they're being discharged solely because of their HIV status and despite the recommendations of their doctors and commanding officers, who say they are fit to serve.

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  Prep Roundup: District Tournament Championships

  Scholar Athlete of the Week: Logan Tanner proves to be a leader on and off the field

Logan Tanner is a standout ballplayer. However, most people don’t know that his excellence on the field walks hand in hand with his great grades.

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  New fire station adds to new growth in Jackson County

Radioactive construction equipment stolen from MDOT site

Arrest reports claim LSU pledges were beaten, urinated on in hazing rituals

Topship’s 1,000 jobs won’t be coming to Gulfport

  Long Beach exploring harbor expansion

If Mayor George Bass has his way, the Long Beach Harbor will be getting bigger. The expansion proposal isn’t necessarily to add space for more boats but to protect the harbor.
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  Legal fights launched over Trump’s national emergency declaration

Several legal challenges to President Trump's declaration of a national emergency in order to direct funds toward the building of a border wall have began or been promised.

  Senate and House pass funding bill; Trump is prepared to sign, will also declare border emergency, McConnell says

Teacher pay raise bill sparking questions with educators

Bel Aire Elementary principal puckers up to kiss a pig

New flu drug Xofluza helping flu patients get better, faster