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 >>
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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