Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:34 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:34:41 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 were mixed with living animals in small, dark, filthy enclosures.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 >>
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 >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:36 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:36:49 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 >>
Dozens of people have died after a second day of tornadoes twisted through Oklahoma, this time taking aim at the town of Moore, south of Oklahoma City.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 6:41 PM EDT2013-05-20 22:41:59 GMT
Four suspects were jailed after Harrison County Sheriff Melvin Brisolara said a burglary took place at a home at the 15000 block of Sara Lane in Saucier on Sunday. Once deputies arrived to the home theyMore >>
Four suspects were jailed after Harrison County Sheriff Melvin Brisolara said a burglary took place at a home at the 15000 block of Sara Lane in Saucier on Sunday.More >>
The message and images that have been sent out across our country post Hurricane Isaac are that our beaches are littered with dead nutria and our beaches are closed.
We are happy to report that Hancock County officials have worked around the clock to remove tons of dead nutria from their beaches. Harrison County beach workers are in the middle of cleaning up the mess Hurricane Isaac left there. Our question is how can we speed up the process?
This is a beautiful time of year down here and our beaches are closed. Remember right after Hurricane Katrina, Mississippi Power Company President Anthony Topazi announced that he would have lights on in twelve days. The power company, with help from many other electric companies across the nation, met that goal.
We would like to see that type of intensity launched at getting the beaches cleaned in Harrison County. The sand beach department is doing a fine job. But, it needs more resources. How about the governor asking the national guard to assist in the beach cleanup? Maybe there are other beach communities with equipment that would be willing to lend a hand to our community?
Our fall tourism business is going to suffer unless we can get the word out across our region that the nutria are gone and our beaches are open and ready for visitors.
That's our opinion, we would like to hear yours. Email your thoughts to email@example.com, or post your comments below.
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