Breaking News: Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba is dead

February 25, 2014 in News

By Lonnie Ross Online Editor Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba, 66, has died according to a WAPT report, confirmed by the Hinds County coroner. has confirmed Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba has died. […]

Tobacco whistleblower Merrell Williams dies of heart attack in Ocean Springs

November 26, 2013 in News, Obituaries

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) — Merrell Williams Jr., a one-time Kentucky paralegal who took on Big Tobacco as a whistleblower who leaked internal documents exposing health risks and the addictiveness of […]

Gulfport FB coach hospitalized after game

September 18, 2012 in Local Sports, News, Sports, Statewide News, Top Stories

The football coach at Gulfport High School was hospitalized after a heart attack that may have started during a game. Mike Justice remained hospitalized Sunday at Memorial Hospital in Gulfport.

Justice complained of chest pains at halftime Friday, when Gulfport led Oak Grove 14-13, and went to the emergency room early Saturday, assistant athletic director Donny Fuller told The Sun Herald.