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On the night of the international fair at the Genius Olympiad in Syracuse, N.Y., 16-year-old Adara Rutherford wore a Hancock High T-shirt, jean shorts, and wading boots to meet fellow competitors from around the world.
OCEAN SPRINGS -- "I'm busy, Rita," Stylemasters owner Dennis Frazier told his employee as she took a break from a haircut she was doing to answer the phone on Wednesday.
WAVELAND -- As the smell of blueberries and white wine filled the kitchen at the McCubbin home, the grill outside was smoking hot. Chad McCubbin was preparing fresh snapper -- he'd caught it himself -- to go on a cedar plank over the coals.
D'IBERVILLE -- The cage feels like home, and when she's inside it, she feels invincible. Before her fights, she doesn't listen to music or meditate to prepare. The sound of the crowd is enough to get her adrenaline pumping. Of the eight times Monica Medina has stepped into the cage to face a competitor...