Gulf Restoration Network provides "low-cost" aerial photographs of Bayou Casotte in Pascagoula and the industries along it for a neighborhood who has been fishing industrial pollution coming into their neighborhood. Cherokee Concerned Citizens has filed a federal lawsuit against V.T. Halter Marine for violating the federal Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act. they hope these photos will help prove their case.
Sophia Myers came home on Monday, September 18, 2017, to a beautifully decorated room, deck and secret garden that was installed by friends, family and community members for her homecoming. Sophia was hospitalized three weeks ago in the pediatric intensive care unit at USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital in Mobile. She is suffering from a rare, terminal brain tumor called diffuse intrinsic potine glioma.
This is Diagnosis: Death, a seven-month Sun Herald investigation into DIPG, an inoperable brain tumor that has affected at least three children in Jackson County. The series publishes on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
Dr. Tyler Sexton, a staff pediatrician who overcame the odds and became a doctor with disabling cerebral palsy, is being featured on an upcoming ABC News “20/20” to promote their new television series, “The Good Doctor." The film crew was in Pascagoula on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, to film Dr. Sexton on the job.
In the wake of destruction from Hurricane Harvey, St. Martin High School has adopted Rockport-Fulton High School in Rockport, Texas. They are collecting school supplies, hygiene items and gift cards that they will deliver once roads are passable.
Steve Shepard of the Mississippi Sierra club has been watching an osprey family nesting for the last several years on his family’s land in Gautier. This year, the family’s nest was destroyed by a storm, killing two babies, but they have rebuilt and appear to be nesting again.
A crane takes its first-ever flight in the background as Angie Dedrickson, wildlife biologist with the Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, lets go of another crane after it's wing restraint has been taken off. Video is from 2013.