A wreck between a tour bus and a Saturn at Teagarden and U.S. 90 in Gulfport on Tuesday closed the west bound lanes of 90 while Gulfport police investigated the scene. Gulfport fire department had to extricate the driver of the Saturn, who suffered minor injuries. There were no passengers on the bus.
Sun Herald journalists remember Ja’Naya Thompson one year after her killer was sentenced to death. Thompson went missing and was later found dead in July of 2014. Her killer, Alberto Julio Garcia, was sentenced to death.
Jaxson Shuts, a kindergartner at Lyman Elementary School, was selected by Kidds' Kids for an all-expense trip to Walt Disney World. He and his family will be leaving on November 6. The late nationally-syndicated radio host Kidd Kraddick's program provides chronically or terminally ill children and their families an opportunity to enjoy a week of fun at Disney World.
Kelvin Fairley and his wife, Natasha Krikorian, respond to police video released Wednesday evening by Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania of them being mistakenly pulled over and held at gunpoint last weekend.
Navy Veteran Rob Adams watched Tuesday as a crew from J.E. Borries Inc. of Pascagoula lifted his boat off the pier at the Pass Christian Harbor where it has been stranded for more than a week after the storm surge from Hurricane Nate left him stranded. Adams had taken a friend’s boat to safe harbor before the storm and wasn’t able to rescue his. The community has rallied around Adams to help him get his boat back and get an place to live on land.
Retired SeaBee Rob Adams and his dog, Sadie, lived in the Pass Christian Harbor on his 28-foot cabin cruiser until Saturday when the storm surge from Hurricane Nate left his boat sitting on one of the piers. Adams had spent Friday moving a friend’s boat to safe harbor, and when he was on the way to get his, the tow boat’’s engines died forcing him to swim to shore.
Kim Ross-Bush and Robin Krohn David of the Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum in Biloxi talk about how the immigrants that were the backbone of the Mississippi Coast seafood industry created a melting pot of hard workers. The museum now honors members of that industry with an annual Heritage Hall of Fame induction and a permanent exhibit telling their stories at the museum.
Jourdan Nicaud has always wanted to open a hotel — so he did, right across the street from his successful Bacchus On The Beach restaurant. Hotel Pass Christian is a boutique hotel with a spa that appeals to visitors who want to enjoy the Mississippi Coast without going to the casinos.
Harrison County Sheriff Troy Peterson and Warren Strain with the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation answer questions during a press conference concerning the three-week investigation into the shooting of an on-duty Harrison County deputy.