Sophia Myers died Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, less than a month from her eighth birthday. She had been diagnosed in February with DIPG, a rare form of brain cancer. Sophia captured the hearts of people across South Mississippi and the country as she bravely fought against the fatal disease while her parents, Angel and Josh Myers, did all they could to make her final days happy and comfortable.
Sophia Myers was an angel among us
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The deadly Las Vegas shooting brought to light the use of a device called a "bump stock,” which allows a semi-automatic rifle to mimic a fully automatic ones. Critics say that the device disregards current federal restrictions on automatic guns, but a gun store owner in Texas disagrees.
A 19-year-old suspected of killing at least 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in a mass shooting on February 14 was arrested a short distance from the school on the same day. The suspect was named as Nikolas Cruz, and charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. This video was shot by Mike Quaranta who said he was driving his kids home from school when he saw an arrest taking place. The footage was shot near Pelican Pointe in Wyndham, a little over a mile away from the school. Cruz was reported to have been caught at this location/The video shows a man in a maroon shirt being arrested and tallies with other footage and photos of the arrest, which show Cruz in a shirt of the same color as seen here.
Moss Point Mayor Mario King called a press conference to address the increasing violent crimes in his city. Residents packed the building to support him, one resident said the “senseless violence” is out of hand.
Walker Robbins talks about his progress in the St. Louis Cardinals organization since he was drafted in 2016. He’s been moved from the pitching mound and first base to the outfield and he says he loves his new position.
It can mix 120 perfect cocktails in an hour, but will it listen to your problems? Robobar made its debut at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Biloxi, offering some techno entertainment to make the cocktail hour a little more modern.
The father of one of the sailors riding on the USS Fitzgerald talks about the day the ship collided with a container ship in June 2017 off the Coast of Japan, killing seven sailors, and the ship’s new captain thanks South Mississippi for supporting the ship.