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 >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 10:31 PM EDT2013-05-19 02:31:16 GMT
Coastal residents added their voices to those calling for the end of energy policies that hurt the environment. The Hands Across the Sand demonstrations took place on beaches around the world on Saturday.More >>
Coastal residents added their voices to those calling for the end of energy policies that hurt the environment. The Hands Across the Sand demonstrations took place on beaches around the world on Saturday. In South Mississippi, the concern centered around the state government's plan to allow offshore drilling off coastal waters.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 10:08 PM EDT2013-05-19 02:08:12 GMT
Officials with the Jackson County Sheriff's department say the body of Timothy Gordon, Sr. was found just after 12 p.m. Saturday on the Escatawpa River. Friday evening around 5:30, Gordon and anotherMore >>
The search in Moss Point is over. The body of 55-year-old boater Timothy Gordon has been pulled from the Escatapwa River. Now investigators are saying marijuana may have been involved in the accident.
Saturday, May 18 2013 10:00 PM EDT2013-05-19 02:00:33 GMT
Life through the eyes of a child is often thought to be innocent and colorful. But, that life isn't the same experience for kids who are blind and visually impaired. That's why every year, MississippiMore >>
Every year, Mississippi Lions club puts on a Sea and Sun camp for kids ages 5 to 15 who are visually impaired, giving them the opportunity to experience the fun they often miss out on.More >>
The American Red Cross has helped thousands of South Mississippi residents in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac. The Red Cross has spent millions of dollars helping folks whose homes were flooded or damaged by wind.
In Mississippi the Red Cross opened 42 shelters as Hurricane Isaac approached. More than 5,000 individuals stayed in those shelters. In addition the Red Cross had 34 fixed or mobile feeding sites set up for those in the worst hit areas. Nearly 1,400 Red Cross Disaster workers have or still are providing help.
Now you have a chance to give to the Red Cross so the organization can continue its efforts to help Isaac's victims and also prepare for the next disaster that could strike. Monday WLOX in conjunction with the American Red Cross is holding a telethon on most of our newscasts.
Starting at 5:30 Monday morning and going through our 6:30 PM CBS news you will learn more about the Red Cross' relief efforts and how you can help in this time of need.
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