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.
Are mammograms enough for all women?
Sun Herald reporter Jeff Clark explains 'Why I Walk'
Doctors, nurses needed to keep free clinic open
Hall of Fame quarterback had tear in brain
Biloxi clinic helps under-insured and uninsured
Coast man brings fitness to your front door
Robin Roberts speaks about her struggle with cancer
He survived cancer, now he’s giving back
Resident worries about downtown Ocean Springs feral cat colony
Chewbacca, Darth Vader get schooled by police on dangers of distracted driving
Watch some of Tony Brown’s amazing runs for East Central
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.
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.
President Donald Trump spoke Saturday at the opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum in the state's capital, Jackson, Miss. Some black leaders — including civil rights leader and Georgia congressman John Lewis — boycotted the event, saying Trump has sown racial division instead of racial harmony. Trump's statements steered clear of addressing the anger that his participation had sparked leading up to the dedication. Instead the president rarely diverted from his prepared words to honor the famous and the anonymous for their efforts on behalf of freedom for all.