Even though city officials said that they aren’t too sure of how many people are visiting the Gulf Coast this weekend after Black Beach Weekend announced events would be moved to August, they said that they are prepared for what’s to come.
Downtown Ocean Springs was supposed to be jammed with Carnival revelers Saturday afternoon. However, due to the pandemic, Ocean Springs Elks parade - along with all the others in South Mississippi was shut down.
With no Mardi Gras parades this Carnival season thanks to COVID-19, the Coastal Mississippi Mardi Gras Museum and the Gulf Coast Carnival Association have come up with a fun way to celebrate without catching beads.
The forfeit now gives Stone a 4-3 overall record, with a 3-1 record in Region 7-4A. The Tomcats will look to secure the second seed in the playoffs with a win over Forrest County AHS on the road next week.
Beginning Sunday, Saints season ticket holders will have access to 3,000 tickets for the Saints-Panthers contest. An increase in crowd size will only be possible if current trends in terms of COVID-19 numbers "remain stable".