‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ Returns to Mississippi School’s Reading List After Outcry

Biloxi Public Schools said the book may be read with a parent’s permission. It had been cut from a curriculum over complaints about its racial slurs.

In a Season of Monsters, Gulf Coast Feels Lucky All It Got Was Nate

By JESS BIDGOOD October 8, 2017 BILOXI, Miss. — As Hurricane Nate cut a path through the central Gulf Coast overnight with roaring winds and a rush of storm-surge flooding, a limb snapped from a tree and landed on the windshield of Terry Gentry’s...