Road closures for Jackson County - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Road closures for Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

Released by Monica Cooper, Jackson County Public Information Office:

Avoid areas already flooded, especially if the water is flowing fast. Do not attempt to cross flowing streams.
Road beds may be washed out under flood waters. NEVER drive through flooded roadways.
 
The following streets in Jackson County are CLOSED:
 
City of Ocean Springs
Front Beach
East Beach
Holcomb
Halstead
 
Gulf Park Estates
Octavia Street up to 1409
Center Street/Webb Landing
The ramp at Fort Bayou
 
City of Pascagoula
Magnolia St./Dupont St.
Canty St./Dupont St.
South Pascagoula Street @ the Harbor
Cedar Street @ the bridge
Martin Street @ the Yacht Club
Pascagoula River Road/Margie Moore
Beach Blvd @ the Point (Boat Launch area)
Ford St./Little St.
Parsley St.
11th Street
 
City of Moss Point
Bayou Heron @ Forts Lake
 
All pre-storm updates will be posted on the County's website for verification. If residents have question about any of the above information they can contact the Emergency Management Office at 228-769-3111.
  • NEWSMore>>

  • One student in custody after post scares Stone County parents

    One student in custody after post scares Stone County parents

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:40 AM EST2018-02-22 14:40:41 GMT

    Stone County investigators say one student is in custody this morning, being questioned about a social media post that issued a scary threat. The words in that post were chilling. Someone posted "Killing ppl at stone middle school and high school" on Facebook early this morning. That post has Wiggins Police, the Stone County Sheriff's Department and the FBI all investigating this case.

    More >>

    Stone County investigators say one student is in custody this morning, being questioned about a social media post that issued a scary threat. The words in that post were chilling. Someone posted "Killing ppl at stone middle school and high school" on Facebook early this morning. That post has Wiggins Police, the Stone County Sheriff's Department and the FBI all investigating this case.

    More >>
  • WLOX Editorial: Swift action needed

    WLOX Editorial: Swift action needed

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:48 PM EST2018-02-21 21:48:13 GMT

    In the days since the shootings that killed 17 people in a Florida school, tensions have been high among students and parents across the nation. In our area, possible threats and rumors of threats yielded quick action to find and arrest those making these threats. That is how it should be.   

    More >>

    In the days since the shootings that killed 17 people in a Florida school, tensions have been high among students and parents across the nation. In our area, possible threats and rumors of threats yielded quick action to find and arrest those making these threats. That is how it should be.   

    More >>
  • Harrison County Court declares remains of condo project as “blighted”

    Harrison County Court declares remains of condo project as “blighted”

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:08 PM EST2018-02-22 00:08:16 GMT
    The property's owner has until the beginning of March to appeal the court's order. (Photo Source: WLOX)The property's owner has until the beginning of March to appeal the court's order. (Photo Source: WLOX)
    The property's owner has until the beginning of March to appeal the court's order. (Photo Source: WLOX)The property's owner has until the beginning of March to appeal the court's order. (Photo Source: WLOX)

    Henderson Point residents frustrated by the remains of a stalled condo project are excited by news that the property may finally come down.

    More >>

    Henderson Point residents frustrated by the remains of a stalled condo project are excited by news that the property may finally come down.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly