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OCEAN SPRINGS -- When she was just 4 years old, Stephanie Roberts found an abandoned Siamese cat outside of her home. The feline was malnourished, but Roberts nursed her back to health and kept her as a pet.
BAY ST. LOUIS -- Stop for a cocktail at Buoy's Bar or grab a burger and a beer at The Blind Tiger, and Wild Bill may be sitting at his favorite bar stool, conversing with friends or telling the bartender one of his famous stories.
GULFPORT -- When Lynda Favre was a child, she remembers almost missing Thanksgiving dinner because her father didn't have enough gas to drive both to her grandparents' home and to work the next day.