More Videos

Watch West Harrison prepare for 2017 season 0:55

Watch West Harrison prepare for 2017 season

Brett Rutledge takes home the prize 2:11

Brett Rutledge takes home the prize

SCE&G and VC Summer: By the numbers 1:28

SCE&G and VC Summer: By the numbers

Long Beach police looking for armed bank robbery suspects 1:19

Long Beach police looking for armed bank robbery suspects

Veterans seek answers to health care concerns 1:54

Veterans seek answers to health care concerns

Harrison County Sheriff says findings 'inconclusive' in deputy shooting 2:12

Harrison County Sheriff says findings 'inconclusive' in deputy shooting

SC State House crowds cheer solar eclipse 1:02

SC State House crowds cheer solar eclipse

ECLIPSE 2017: The view from SC State Museum in Columbia 1:58

ECLIPSE 2017: The view from SC State Museum in Columbia

Ocean Springs gets more than a passing grade 1:24

Ocean Springs gets more than a passing grade

Watching the eclipse in Charlotte 0:49

Watching the eclipse in Charlotte

  • Age and illness won't keep Maxine Nelson, 79, from the gym

    Nelson has been active her whole life and was an avid swimmer. Even though she has Parkinson's and CIDP, a rare disorder which causes sensory and reflex loss, she hasn't stopped going to the gym.

Nelson has been active her whole life and was an avid swimmer. Even though she has Parkinson's and CIDP, a rare disorder which causes sensory and reflex loss, she hasn't stopped going to the gym. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com
Nelson has been active her whole life and was an avid swimmer. Even though she has Parkinson's and CIDP, a rare disorder which causes sensory and reflex loss, she hasn't stopped going to the gym. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com

Biloxian Maxine Nelson works out at the gym to fight the effects of diseases

March 16, 2017 12:00 AM