LONG BEACH, MS (WLOX) - A Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper killed in the line of duty 50 years ago will be permanently remembered with a marker on Hwy. 90.
Wednesday morning, family members and fellow troopers honored Master Sgt. William Kenny as a crew from the Mississippi Department of Transportation installed a new sign bearing Kenny's name along the highway in Long Beach.
Kenny was killed in an automobile accident on Dec. 21, 1967.