Olympics

Olympics

The ins and outs of the Rio Summer Games

Thinking of traveling to Rio for the Olympics and need last-minute accommodations? Perhaps Olympic organizers will consider renting out rooms in the athletes' village, as there will be more cancellations and vacancies than usual.

Videos

Sprinter Tori Bowie dreams of Rio gold

A native of Jackson, Miss., and a Southern Mississippi track star, young sprinter Frentorish “Tori” Bowie has waited four years for this moment. She tries not to think too much about the coveted gold medal, as she trains relentlessly, in the hot, Florida sun for the Rio Olympics.
Ali Rezvi arezvi@mcclatchy.com
Sprinter Tori Bowie dreams of Rio gold 1:39

Sprinter Tori Bowie dreams of Rio gold

Jackson County rallies around Marjorie Williams 1:34

Jackson County rallies around Marjorie Williams

Southern Miss fans meet their Golden Eagle football team 2:48

Southern Miss fans meet their Golden Eagle football team

Ingalls hosts STEM workshop for Coast teachers to prepare for school year 1:02

Ingalls hosts STEM workshop for Coast teachers to prepare for school year