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Ochsner Medical Center – Hancock names new CEO

Ochsner Health has named Wilson Thomas as Chief Executive Officer for Ochsner Medical Center- Hancock and Hancock’s affiliated Health Centers on the Mississippi Gulf...

Amazon opens online pharmacy, shaking up another industry

JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Now at Amazon.com: insulin and inhalers. The online colossus opened an online pharmacy Tuesday that allows customers to...

State releases COVID-19 numbers, including 3 deaths in Harrison County

COVID-19 cases are down across the state, but in Harrison County, three deaths were reported. The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 751 new COVID-19...

William Carey medical school earns national No. 3 ranking

U.S. News & World Report this year ranked William Carey University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine No. 3 nationwide in producing the highest percentage of...

Researchers studying experimental coronavirus drug

Some promising news this morning about the experimental Coronavirus drug Remdesivir. The drug’s manufacture, Gilead Sciences, says the antiviral drug appears to improve symptoms of...

Local business benefiting from new Farm Bill

On Thursday, President Trump signed the $867 billion farm bill into law. Along with aiding farmers, this bill also legalizes hemp and CBD which...

Concern Rises over ADHD Bill

A bill filed in the Mississippi House has some school professionals concerned. House Bill 107 would require a health care provider to get a second...

21st Century Cures Act Approved

After many years of debate, federal lawmakers finally approved the 21st century cures act. The act will speed new medicines through the market and...

National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday

This weekend, dispose of your unused medications safely during Saturday’s Drug Take Back Day. The national event serves as a way to collect expired,...

Mother Wants to Educate on Diabetes

State Representative Jeff Guice came under scrutiny after an email he sent to a mother, asking help to obtain medication for her diabetic daughter,...

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St. Martin Softball: Celeste Study signs with East Mississippi CC

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