Navy Veteran Rob Adams watched Tuesday as a crew from J.E. Borries Inc. of Pascagoula lifted his boat off the pier at the Pass Christian Harbor where it has been stranded for more than a week after the storm surge from Hurricane Nate left him stranded. Adams had taken a friend’s boat to safe harbor before the storm and wasn’t able to rescue his. The community has rallied around Adams to help him get his boat back and get an place to live on land.
Retired SeaBee Rob Adams and his dog, Sadie, lived in the Pass Christian Harbor on his 28-foot cabin cruiser until Saturday when the storm surge from Hurricane Nate left his boat sitting on one of the piers. Adams had spent Friday moving a friend’s boat to safe harbor, and when he was on the way to get his, the tow boat’’s engines died forcing him to swim to shore.
Harrison County Sheriff Troy Peterson and Warren Strain with the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation answer questions during a press conference concerning the three-week investigation into the shooting of an on-duty Harrison County deputy.
Mississippi Department of Marine Resource's Melissa Scallan gives what details are known concerning a body found in the Mississippi Sound by a charter boat captain just south of the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art on Tuesday morning.
John Witt visits Lola for the first time at her new adopted home with Liz and Thanos Kosmopoulos in Biloxi on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Witt had to find a new home for Lola after moving into the Armed Forces Retirement Home, which does not allow pets.