Tuesday, May 21 2013 2:01 AM EDT2013-05-21 06:01:07 GMT
(RNN) – A day after long track tornadoes devastated Shawnee and Edmond, OK, another round has begun near Oklahoma City.KOCO broadcast a slow rotating cloud that slowly extended down towards the groundMore >>
At least 51 have died in a storm the National Weather Service described as large and violent.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 7:22 PM EDT2013-05-20 23:22:22 GMT
NOTE: Photos and videos will be added to this story later in the evening. The Walthall County Sheriffs Department along with The Humane Society of the United States are in the process of raiding a puppyMore >>
Among the dogs, many are dead, and skeletal remains are mixed with living animals in small, dark, filthy enclosures.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 4:42 PM EDT2013-05-20 20:42:47 GMT
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (HSSM) is heading back to Gulfport with more than 100 small breed dogs rescued from an alleged puppy mill in Tylertown Monday. The HSSM assisted the Humane SocietyMore >>
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (HSSM) is heading back to Gulfport with more than 100 small breed dogs rescued from an alleged puppy mill in Tylertown Monday.More >>
Monday, May 13 2013 12:24 PM EDT2013-05-13 16:24:04 GMT
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come. According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, the drug raid is the result of severalMore >>
A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come.More >>
Sunday, May 19 2013 11:35 PM EDT2013-05-20 03:35:23 GMT
COLUMBUS, MS (AP) - Authorities have resumed the search for two young brothers who were passengers in an all-terrain vehicle that overturned in a Mississippi creek. Columbus Fire Chief Kenneth MooreMore >>
Authorities have recovered the body of a 6-year-old boy who apparently drowned after an all-terrain vehicle overturned in a Mississippi creek, while the search for his brother continued.
There is no direct route to the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and the adjoining beach front from I-10. That is why it is so important for the city of Biloxi to move ahead with plans to extend Popp's Ferry Road all the way to the beach.
Residents have a chance to learn more on June 19th as city leaders will meet with the public at the Donal Snyder Center on Pass Road to discuss two proposals for the extension. Currently the only two direct shots to Hwy 90 from I-10 in the area are I-110 and Cowan Road. While both of those are great routes, it leaves a wide area without any direct connections to the interstate.
Visitors to Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center do not have an easy way to get to Popp's Ferry. A new four lane road from the beach front would allow traffic going north to move more smoothly and help residents get to their homes quicker. Also the extension of Popp's Ferry would help in the event the beach front needs to be evacuated because of a hurricane or other emergency.
The extension of Popp's Ferry Road has been discussed for many years and so far lack of funds has prevented it from happening. With the coast tourism industry on the rebound now is the perfect time to get this project started.
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