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Overcoming Abusive Relationships

Overcoming Abusive Relationships

Christy Pickering mingles with a crowd in Lee Hall's Bettersworth Auditorium on Tuesday [March 1]. A certified public accountant from Biloxi and State Institutions of Higher Learning trustee, she spoke about overcoming abusive relationships. In her speech, "Girl, You Deserve Better," she shared personal experiences from being in an abusive relationship and how she ultimately found happiness.

Photo by: Leilani Salter

March 2, 2016