Latest The Sun Herald Stories

2007-01-11 09:00:25

By Kat Bergeron, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jan. 11--for arthritis What do gin-soaked raisins and copper have in common? Answer: Both are touted as natural or folk remedies for arthritis.

2006-12-06 18:04:39

By Margaret Baker, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Dec. 6--OCEAN SPRINGS -- One man was behind bars Wednesday and another hospitalized with stab wounds after an apparent argument over the volume of a television, said Ocean Springs Chief of Detectives Louis Miller.

2006-12-01 09:00:37

By Mike Keller, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Dec. 1--GULFPORT -- A North Carolina contractor and businessman is the first person to serve jail time for breaking Gulfport's tree-protection ordinance.

2005-08-30 00:13:45

By Matt Daily GULFPORT, Mississippi (Reuters) - Hurricane Katrina ripped into the U.S. Gulf Coast on Monday, pummeling the historic jazz city of New Orleans with 100 mph (160 kph) winds and swamping Mississippi resort towns and lowlands where local media reported around 40 dead.

2004-11-30 21:00:08

Dec. 1--STENNIS SPACE CENTER, Miss. -- When future astronauts try to decide where to place facilities and roads on distant planets, they may get help from a toolkit developed here.

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.