Police officer who burned body of man shot by fellow officer post-Katrina has sentence reduced

February 5, 2016 in The Buzz

NEW ORLEANS — An ex-New Orleans police officer who burned the body of a man shot to death by a fellow officer in the chaos following Hurricane Katrina had his […]

Katrina’s wrath and rebuilding marked on 10th anniversary

August 31, 2015 in News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Mississippi and Louisiana marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina on Saturday by ringing church bells, laying wreaths and celebrating the resiliency of a region still […]

Powering Through: My Katrina Story By Haley Fisackerly, Entergy Mississippi president and CEO

August 28, 2015 in Business

(This article is one in a series that tells the stories of Entergy employees and their experiences during the Hurricane Katrina restoration.) Thinking back, I don’t think anybody could have […]

Powering Through: Entergy’s Katrina Stories: Chiquentia Jenkins, Customer Contact Representative, Lead

August 28, 2015 in Business

This article is one in a series that tells the stories of Entergy employees and their experiences during the Hurricane Katrina restoration. It’s been 10 years since Hurricane Katrina changed […]

Powering Through: Entergy’s Katrina Stories: Robbin Jeter, Vice President of Customer Service, Entergy Mississippi, Inc.

August 28, 2015 in Business

This article is one in a series that tells the stories of Entergy employees and their experiences during the Hurricane Katrina restoration. “You know how we always say that at […]

Where are they now? A look at some Mississippi figures from Hurricane Katrina

August 28, 2015 in News

(AP) With Friday marking the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s landfall, The Associated Press takes a look at some of the key Mississippi figures from the storm and its aftermath: […]

Remembering Katrina: “I didn’t plan to evacuate”

August 27, 2015 in Entertainment, Health, News, Opinion, Sports

By Angel Hampton  Special to The Mississippi Link I didn’t plan to evacuate. I had gotten used to hurricane threats being a way of life early on as a student […]

Analysis: Katrina insecurity over being forgotten returns in Mississippi

August 24, 2015 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — On Hurricane Katrina’s 10th anniversary, is it time to take off the chip? By now, everyone knows about Mississippi’s post-storm insecurity, its angst about being overshadowed […]