David Baria explains what you can do to keep BP money on the Coast
State Rep. David Baria, D-Bay St. Louis, talks about how the BP settlement money will be spent and who South Mississippi residents should contact in Jackson about the issue. Video by John Fitzhugh/Sun Herald
An explanation on how the grading system works for the 2018 Accountability scores released by the Mississippi Board of Education. Accountability grades are based on how well students perform and progress from year to year. The scores are unofficial.
A 37-year-old Baton Rouge, Louisiana man named Alton Sterling was shot and killed by police officers early Tuesday morning in an incident captured on video that has been widely circulated online. The graphic video, captured outside a convenience s
In February 2006, Jessie Lee Williams of Gulfport was arrested misdemeanor charges. When he was brought into the Harrison County Adult Detention center, he was brutally beaten by jailer Ryan Teal and others. Williams died two days later.
In 2014, Bay-Waveland middle school student Marion Pohl was already a cheerleader and kicker on the football team. When she was elected homecoming queen, it made for a very busy night for her. Pohl went on to kick two field goals.
Fire officials are investigating what started a destructive house fire on West Dubuisson Road in Harrison County, MS. The blaze started at about 10:30 p.m. on Sept. 2, 2018. Firefighters from Harrison County, Lizana and Pass Christian responded.
When Hurricane Katrina hit the Mississippi Coast it pushed a wall of water on short higher than any that had hit the United States before. The 28-foot storm surge exceeded the record set by Hurricane Camille, also on the Mississippi Coast.
Overdoses on synthetic cannabinoids, sometimes known as K2 or Spice, are the latest deadly epidemic in Florida Prisons. The Florida Department of Corrections suspects K2 is behind a dramatic uptick in prison deaths.
Surveillance video from an Aldi grocery store shows an elderly woman shopping while her purse sits just inches away from her in a shopping cart. The thief reaches into the victim’s purse, grabs the victim's wallet and flees the store.