Semi-truck hauling flowers overturns on I-10 in Hancock County

A semi-truck that was hauling flowers overturned on I-10 in Hancock County causing traffic delays.

Biden hits schools goal even as many students learn remotely

Almost 4 in 10 students continued to take all their classes remotely, and another 2 in 10 were split between classroom and remote learning.
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  Amid drop in demand, Biden aims for 70% of US adults vaccinated by July 4

Biden’s goal equates to delivering at least the first shot to 181 million adults and fully vaccinating 160 million. It’s a tacit acknowledgment of the declining interest in shots.

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  Mental Health Association of South Mississippi hosts event at Scarlet Pearl

  Coroner: Infant killed by bullet, caught in crossfire between police and murder suspect

  218 COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths reported Wednesday in Mississippi

4 killed when plane crashed into Miss. home identified

  New ballot initiative could bring early voting to Mississippi

At the moment, Mississippi is one of six states that does not offer in-person early voting.
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19-year-old who aged out of system adopted by caseworker

As a teen, she spent years in state care and group homes, where she met her caseworker. Over five years, the two formed a special bond.

  Pascagoula acquiring land for drainage improvement project

Search suspended for Southern Miss student missing near Dauphin Island

  Gautier mayoral race heats up ahead of the general election

  Eyewitness reacts to Biloxi I-10 police chase and shooting

State Health Officer: We’re getting gradually closer to normalcy and a mask-free future

  ‘It’s just really sad:’ Calls for an end to gun violence after shooting at Biloxi apartment complex

Walmart and Sam’s Club are expanding access to COVID-19 vaccines nationwide

Sheriff: Inmate dies after fight at Jackson County jail

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Mom who gave birth on flight didn’t know she was pregnant

The baby boy, Raymond Mounga, arrived early at just 29 weeks while mom was traveling to Hawaii for vacation with her family.

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  Eight sign with four-year programs from Pearl River baseball

  Stone High School hosts signing day for two student-athletes

Stone High School hosted signing day on Monday, where senior Reina Hartfield signed to play basketball with Tougaloo College, and senior Cortez Dennis committed to play both baseball and basketball for Meridian.

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Man arrested after one person shot at Biloxi apartment complex

  Police: Infant caught in standoff with Louisiana murder suspect dies at Alabama hospital

  208 COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths reported Tuesday in Mississippi

  Rising lumber costs have domino effect on new homes being built

  ‘You are not alone,’ Peer Support Specialist uses her own struggle to help others

In an effort to promote mental health awareness during the coronavirus pandemic, the Mississippi Department of Mental Health launched a website called behindthemaskms.com.
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Facebook board upholds Trump ban, just not an indefinite one

Former President Donald Trump won’t return to Facebook — at least not yet.

  Fondren restaurant owners say protesters keep harassing their customers without fear of arrest

  Storms spawn twisters in Mississippi, kill 2 in Georgia

  Caught on Camera: Waveland drive-by shooting after drug deal gone wrong

Mississippi sheriff: Allow adult charges for animal cruelty by juveniles