Racism

Racist tweets from former Shuckers player resurface

Former Biloxi Shuckers pitcher and current Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader gave up a homerun in the All-Star game Tuesday, but that is now the least of his problems. A series of troubling tweets from Hader’s account dating back to…

White supremacist flyers passed around Ocean Springs

Several people have reported seeing or receiving white supremacist flyers in Ocean Springs. The flyer is addressed to all white people in Ocean Springs, Mississippi with a YouTube link that leads to a video named “Diversity is a weapon against…

Local churches addressing racism

With Mississippi gaining national attention over race issues, a local group known as Gulfport Ecumenical Fellowship hopes to address race issues on the Coast. October is Mississippi’s Racial Reconciliation Month and the local group wants to understand how they can…

Supreme Court Orders Case Re-Examination

The U.S. Supreme Court orders lower courts in Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana to re-examine three death penalty convictions for evidence of racial prejudice in jury selection. the decisions follow the high court's may decision to overturn the conviction and death…

Mississippi Burning Case Closed

Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announces an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 murders of three civil rights volunteers in Neshoba County. At a press conference this morning hood said investigators have concluded there are…