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George Floyd, whose death energized a movement, to be buried Tuesday

By JUAN A. LOZANO and NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The black man whose death has inspired a worldwide reckoning over racial injustice will...

A look at Democrats’ sweeping proposals to overhaul policing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats in Congress are proposing an overhaul of police procedures and accountability after the mass protests over the deaths of black Americans at...

Two protests against racial injustice took place on Saturday in Gulfport

While nationwide protests continue, so do protests in our own community. Protesters and police marched together from Jones Park to the Gulfport Police Department Saturday...

Stone County citizens and leaders hold town hall meeting

Communities across the Coast are engaging in conversations regarding the death of George Floyd, and now Stone County is one of many areas joining...

New Orleans Police Department fires tear gas on protesters trying to cross Mississippi River bridge

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Police in New Orleans released tear gas on hundreds of demonstrators who pushed past a line of police to cross...

Peaceful protests continue in Biloxi

In Biloxi, protesters lined Highway 90 near the Biloxi Lighthouse once again in a peaceful demonstration on recent events. This evening, around 15 protesters gathered...

Protest against racial inequality in Gulfport

This morning, a group of protesters gathered in Gulfport to raise awareness about racial inequalities. Around 15 people gathered this morning holding signs with messages...

Report: Three more cops to be charged in George Floyd’s death

By AMY FORLITI and STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Prosecutors plan to charge a Minneapolis police officer accused of pressing his knee against George...

Governor Tate Reeves addresses recent protests

Today, all businesses in the state of Mississippi are allowed to reopen, but at today’s press briefing, Governor Tate Reeves discussed the ongoing protests...

Family autopsy: Floyd asphyxiated by sustained pressure

By AMY FORLITI and STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The family of George Floyd says an independent autopsy has found that he died of...

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High School Football: Brandon vs. Gulfport

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High School Football: West Harrison vs. Harrison Central

West Harrison hosting Harrison Central. Led by its 23-man senior class, the biggest on the entire Gulf Coast, the Red Rebels paid a visit to...
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High School Football: Picayune vs. East Central

The last time East Central and Picayune got together, there was a game within a game. East Central’s Seth Smith taking on father-in-law Dodd Lee,...
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09/25 Ryan’s “Clear Sky” Friday Night Forecast

Saw some blue sky today after a cloudy start, leading to a nice weekend ahead, but it won't be long before cool, crisp weather moves in.