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.
Waveland barber James Moran talks about Seven Day Savage, a hair pomade developed by his friend, Shane Pucheu of Diamondhead. Pucheu developed the product for a college class with safer ingredients than most pomades on the market.
George County High School baseball player Dylan Eubanks is a cancer survivor who received treatment at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. In October he had the idea to raise some money for the facility. He and his teammates have raised more than $6,000, and he and three others promised to shave their heads when they hit $5,000.
A short highlight clip showing just some of the runs that East Central running back Tony Brown made on his way to amassing 3,018 all-purpose yards this season. Brown has been named Region 8-4A Offensive MVP and Gatorade Player of the Year for Mississippi.