The City of Diamondhead was all set for a special election on Tuesday where two candidates qualified to replace former Mayor Tommy Schafer who died in July. But, Hurricane Sally blew those plans away and the city had to postpone their special election
After Tropical Storm Cristobal covered their lawn with water last month, Eddie and Pamela Vidros knew it will be worse this time. Their neighborhood, Bells Ferry Landing just north of D’Iberville, is notorious for flooding.
Jackson County’s latest effort to control erosion has been installing a drainage system parallel to the beach. The first section went in last year, and supervisors are expected to put the next section up for bid on Tuesday.