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Unbreakable Bond

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Breast Cancer Survivor and Doctor Have Emotional Reunion After going through a heart-wrenching experience, well-known freelance photographer and South Mississippi Living contributor Katherine Sowers…

Fortune 8

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Father Inspires All Eight Children to Pursue Doctorates When Anh H. Nguyen and his wife Anh T. Nguyen left Kien Giang, Vietnam 42 years…

Sharon Weeks

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Perfecting Her Personal Style Surely no one will argue that Sharon Weeks, owner of Grant’s for Her in Biloxi, is always dressed stylishly and…

Creating in Quiet Ways

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Seventy-Seven-Year-Old Cross Stitcher, Max Peck Seventy-seven-year-old Max Peck considers his cross stitching more technical than artistic but his wife and friends say his needlework…

Haunted History

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The Gulf Coast’s Spookiest Secrets and Darkest Lores From greedy pirates to a ridiculing granny, the Gulf Coast has a lagniappe of otherworldly entities…

King of Cool

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In Remembrance of Jimmy Buffett The unexpected death of iconic music ambassador Jimmy Buffett has taken an emotional toll on the people who adored…

Dinner Made Easy

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School is officially back in session. This signals the return of studying, homework and the mother-of-all commitments: extra-curricular activities. Dance. Baseball. Soccer. Piano. Underwater…

Economic Boom

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Dozens of Gulf Coast Projects Receive $51 Million in Restoration Funds, $14 Million from U.S. Treasury. There’s an economic boom on the Gulf Coast’s horizon…

Gumbo

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A Pot of Possibilities There aren’t too many dishes that are more captivating and polarizing than gumbo. It’s a dish with roots running deep…

Brick & Spoon

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More Than Just Brunch Brick & Spoon in Biloxi and Gulfport are two South Mississippi restaurants known for their sophisticated creole brunches as well…

Comedy & Chill

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Tig Notaro Brings Her ‘Hello Again’ Tour to Gulfport and Plans for a Little South Mississippi R&R If you’re strolling near Cat Island Coffeehouse…

The Faces of a Legacy

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Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Homes When you think of South Mississippi family legacies, the multigenerational O’Keefe family easily springs to mind. As leaders of the family-owned business,…