Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum to showcase new exhibit - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum to showcase new exhibit

A new exhibition will be opening at the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum Thursday, May 10. (Photo source: MSIM) A new exhibition will be opening at the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum Thursday, May 10. (Photo source: MSIM)
The museum will be hosting an opening reception to showcase the Rod Hedgecock, Rustic Old to Rustic New exhibit. (Photo source: MSIM) The museum will be hosting an opening reception to showcase the Rod Hedgecock, Rustic Old to Rustic New exhibit. (Photo source: MSIM)
The exhibit will be located on the third floor of the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum from May 10th to August 5th. (Photo source: MSIM) The exhibit will be located on the third floor of the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum from May 10th to August 5th. (Photo source: MSIM)
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

A new exhibition will be opening at the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum Thursday, May 10. The museum will be hosting an opening reception to showcase the Rod Hedgecock, Rustic Old to Rustic New exhibit. Museum officials encourage residents and visitors to come out the event to meet the artist and enjoy refreshments and hors d’oeuvres. Admission is free.

 The exhibit will be located on the third floor of the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum from May 10th to August 5th. Regular visiting hours are 9:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Saturday and 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Sundays.

This unique twist on the standard canvas is Hedgecock’s way of supporting the environment while simultaneously proving that anything can be made beautiful again.

Copyright 2018 WLOX. All rights reserved.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • Ocean Springs man arrested for growing marijuana in home, officials say

    Ocean Springs man arrested for growing marijuana in home, officials say

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:22:22 GMT
    Joseph C. Hines was arrested after agents found thousands of dollars in marijuana in his home. (Photo Source: WLOX)Joseph C. Hines was arrested after agents found thousands of dollars in marijuana in his home. (Photo Source: WLOX)
    Joseph C. Hines was arrested after agents found thousands of dollars in marijuana in his home. (Photo Source: WLOX)Joseph C. Hines was arrested after agents found thousands of dollars in marijuana in his home. (Photo Source: WLOX)

    A man was charged with growing thousands of dollars worth of marijuana inside his Ocean Springs home, authorities say.

    More >>

    A man was charged with growing thousands of dollars worth of marijuana inside his Ocean Springs home, authorities say.

    More >>
  • Business leaders are betting on sports wagers

    Business leaders are betting on sports wagers

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:04:38 GMT
    The State Gaming Commission could vote to approve sports betting inside casinos at the next meeting on June 21st. (Photo source: WLOX)The State Gaming Commission could vote to approve sports betting inside casinos at the next meeting on June 21st. (Photo source: WLOX)
    The State Gaming Commission could vote to approve sports betting inside casinos at the next meeting on June 21st. (Photo source: WLOX)The State Gaming Commission could vote to approve sports betting inside casinos at the next meeting on June 21st. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Coast business leaders are keeping close tabs on the potential impacts of sports betting on the local economy. This was the topic of discussion at Tuesday’s Gulf Coast Business Council meeting. This comes just one week after the U.S. Supreme Court opened the doors for sports betting in Mississippi and other states.

    More >>

    Coast business leaders are keeping close tabs on the potential impacts of sports betting on the local economy. This was the topic of discussion at Tuesday’s Gulf Coast Business Council meeting. This comes just one week after the U.S. Supreme Court opened the doors for sports betting in Mississippi and other states.

    More >>
  • Vancleave celebrates state championship baseball team

    Vancleave celebrates state championship baseball team

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:15:30 GMT
    The Vancleave High School baseball team just won the first-ever state championship in school history, and the whole community is celebrating their accomplishment. (Photo source: WLOX)The Vancleave High School baseball team just won the first-ever state championship in school history, and the whole community is celebrating their accomplishment. (Photo source: WLOX)

    A big celebration took place Tuesday morning in Vancleave to honor a history-making athletic achievement. The high school baseball team just won the first-ever state championship in school history.

    More >>

    A big celebration took place Tuesday morning in Vancleave to honor a history-making athletic achievement. The high school baseball team just won the first-ever state championship in school history.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly