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 >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-21 23:16:48 GMT
MOORE, OK - The Oklahoma County Sheriff's office tweeted a photo of a frightened, muddy dog Monday after the deadly EF-5 tornado ripped through the town.The comment accompanying the photo said, "scared,More >>
A heartbreaking photo of a little dog guarding the body of his owner, who was killed in the Moore, OK, tornado, is going viral.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 6:18 PM EDT2013-05-21 22:18:58 GMT
A Pascagoula man is created with breaking the state record for Spotted Seatrout, according to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (DMR). DMR officials say David Floyd broke the state recordMore >>
A Pascagoula man is credited with breaking the state record for Spotted Seatrout, according to the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (DMR).More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 6:53 AM EDT2013-05-22 10:53:06 GMT
We've all heard the warning to call before you dig. But for a city that is working to replace storm damaged and aging water and sewer lines, there's no one to call to find out what's underground. More >>
We've all heard the warning to call before you dig. But for a city that is working to replace storm damaged and aging water and sewer lines, there's no one to call to find out what's underground.More >>
SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) -
No need to head out of town for the weekend. Here's a cool mash up of events.
Gulf Coast Garden and Patio Show
This is your opportunity to beautify your lawn or patio with all sorts of plants, yard art and gardening products. They'll be on display in the coliseum during the Gulf Coast Garden and Patio show. Find the perfect plant and learn better gardening methods with various educational gardening seminars. This event lasts all weekend.
MS Coast Coliseum, Biloxi
Trash or Treasure
The Pass Christian Historical Society is sponsoring a trash or treasure show on Saturday. Do you have a family heirloom or garage sale find you think may be worth something? You can bring up to three items and speak informally with an expert, who will give you a brief opinion of the possible value of your item. Keep in mind these are not official appraisals. They'll just give you a better understanding of your item. The cost for the first item is $10 and $5 for each additional item. For larger items, consider snapping a picture and bringing it in.
201 East Scenic Drive, Pass Christian
3rd Annual Trivia Night and wine tasting
Help children affected by autism and attend the 3rd Annual trivia night and wine tasting at the Gulf Hills Hotel in Ocean Springs. Test your knowledge with trivia games and enjoy winning awesome door prizes. There's also going to be food, music and a wine tasting. All proceeds benefit Kamp Kaleidoscope, which is a Summer camp for children and teens with an autism spectrum disorder.
Gulf Hills Hotel, Ocean Springs
228-447-3567 or 228-223-4755
Hattiesburg Arts and Music Benefit
Eastbank Pub in Pascagoula is holding a two day fundraiser benefiting USM's music and art departments, which were damaged by the tornado. This event includes live performances by Jacob Cauley, Shades of Green and other performers. Plus there's going to artwork and silent auctions. Organizers are taking monetary as well as art donations.
Eastbank Pub, Pascagoula
Battle on the Bayou
The 4th Annual Battle on the Bayou is both a race and an adventure. It runs roughly 9 .5 miles. And will start at the Gulf Hills Resort in grounds in Ocean Springs and end at The Shed and Camp Journey's End. All ages and all experience levels are welcome to join either competitively or just for fun. Battle on the Bayou doesn't offer rental boats. Here is a list of boat rental businesses:
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