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 >>
Ascension Parish Director of
Emergency Preparedness Richard Webre says a weather alert radio should be a
part of every home.
"You get a tone you know where to
go. It's all pre-planned. You don't have to think about it, move towards
location," said Webre.
Webre knows all about having a
plan. In early December, a tornado touched down in the Gonzales area. Two weeks
later on Christmas Day, Centreville, Mississippi was hit and then in January,
another touched down at a plant in Plaquemine. No major injuries were reported
but Webre says planning ahead is the key.
"Go to a center section of the
house. It could be a hallway without windows. Stay away from windows. One of
the bathrooms is fine. Get to the strongest part of the house and the lowest
level is the key thing to remember," said Webre.
Remaining in one place during
tornado warnings and watches is what Louisiana State Police recommend as well,
unless it's to get to a safer location.
"If it's a tornado watch or
warning, stay off the roads," said Trooper Jared Sandifer. "If you don't have
to be out, don't be out and definitely when you're driving put the cell phone
down. It's not worth it to take your eyes off the road to take a picture of a
"What you want to do is get away
from the debris," said Webre. "Flying debris is what injures people during a
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