Former Ocean Springs Hospital administrator Dwight Rimes wants women in Mississippi to be told by their doctors if they have dense breasts. His wife is now battling Stage IV breast cancer after getting annual screenings as required. She has dense breasts, which make detecting cancer via mammograms more difficult.
Better Free Health Clinic has been in operation since Hurricane Katrina. They have recently lost all their doctors and has temporarily suspended operations while they look for new volunteer help to serve those people in Biloxi who do not have insurance or access to health care.
Wandering Workout, owned and operated by Tyler Cambre of Diamondhead, brings a personal trainer and equipment to a client's front door. Cambre creates workouts based on client's needs and a physical assessment. The classes are 50 minutes, and scheduling is flexible. Video by Justin Mitchell/Sun Herald
ABC TV anchor Robin Roberts explains that something she learned from her mother encouraged her to share her struggle with cancer. She said her mother told her to be the voice for those who didn't have the same resources she did.
Howard Avenue, once a vibrant part of downtown Biloxi, has struggled to attract business and visitors over the decades. The city of Biloxi's goal is to revitalize the district, starting with the return of 2-way traffic for the first time since 1976 and the exterior restoration of Saenger Theater.
Ben Bennight of D’Iberville contacted the FBI about a comment on one of his YouTube videos in September. That comment was made by someone with the same name as the man accused in the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Florida. Bennight, a staunch supporter of the Second Amendment, said “evil people will do evil things,” and guns are not to blame.