Appeals court keeps block on Mississippi 6-week abortion ban

A federal appeals court is keeping a block on a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions as early as six weeks - when many women may not even know they are pregnant.

‘I want to die, right now’: Mom posts aftermath of son’s bullying

The boy has a type of dwarfism called achondroplasia, a condition that creates shortened limbs.
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  Mother accused of sex trafficking 15-year-old daughter to wealthy yacht owner

The mother’s case is being turned over to federal authorities while she remains in jail, accused of prostituting her 15-year-old daughter.

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Woman fatally struck by NYX float identified

  Biloxi firefighters help rescue victims in Jackson area flooding

Bay St. Louis man pleads to child exploitation charge

  Gulf Coast YMCA wants to add Gulfport location using RESTORE Act funds

Chevron hands out $75,000 for STEM education

Sixteen schools in Jackson and George counties are getting some extra help to educate students in science, technology engineering and math.
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  Trump ally Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in prison

Roger Stone, a staunch ally of President Donald Trump, has been sentenced to 40 months in prison on his convictions for witness tampering and lying to Congress.

Police asking for help to find missing Gulfport man

  Biloxi Lions Club names Citizen of the Year

Suspect held on $200K bond in off-campus shooting deaths of 2 Alcorn State students

Several Mississippi airports awarded federal funding for safety, infrastructure improvements

  ‘This has got to stop’: Another vacant home in Bayside Park is scene of destruction

  Replica ships of Columbus’ Nina and Pinta now docked in Biloxi

Senate bill would allow optometrists to perform eye surgery, ophthalmologists warn of safety concerns

  EXCLUSIVE: Two DHS embezzlement case defendants appear in court

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  Bloomberg, Sanders attacked by rivals at Democrats’ Nevada debate

Sanders is the only Democratic candidate who thinks the candidate with the most delegates should win the party’s presidential nomination even if he or she doesn’t have a majority. It sets up a clash should the primary season end without a clear winner.

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Coach Harrison out as MGCCC men’s basketball coach

  D’iberville’s Justin Walley offered by Ole Miss

  Southern Miss remain undefeated at 4-0 on a Wild Night against UNO

  Bridgewater’s Unlikely Return with Brees Back

Saints backup quarterback will be highly-coveted once free agency begins on March 18th.

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  New school bus technology introduced to improve children’s safety

  Water bills in Gulfport still a major issue for city residents

  Blaine LaFontaine hits ground running as new PRC economic development director

  Mississippi governor announces impending closure of troubled Parchman unit as inmates are moved to another facility

Keesler Medical Center excluded from report of restructuring military medical facilities

A report released on Wednesday detailing plans to restructure military hospitals and clinics across the nation excluded Keesler Medical Center on the list.
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  2 firefighters killed after teens allegedly set fire to Calif. library

More than 50 city, county and state firefighters battled the blaze at the California public library for hours.

  Long Beach High teacher awarded Leo W. Seal grant for ‘Shark Tank’ project

  TRAFFIC ALERT: Neptune floats causing delays on eastbound I-10

State Board of Contractors offers tips to home owners affected by flooding to avoid scams

Gov. Reeves holds press conference concerning impact of Pearl River flooding, progress at MDOC