Dignitaries cut the ribbon around one of the many oak trees at the Twelve Oaks property on Old Fort Bayou in Ocean Springs to signify the adoption of the property into the Hancock Bank Perseverance Oaks program on Friday, October 21, 2016.
Dignitaries cut the ribbon around one of the many oak trees at the Twelve Oaks property on Old Fort Bayou in Ocean Springs to signify the adoption of the property into the Hancock Bank Perseverance Oaks program on Friday, October 21, 2016. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com
Dignitaries cut the ribbon around one of the many oak trees at the Twelve Oaks property on Old Fort Bayou in Ocean Springs to signify the adoption of the property into the Hancock Bank Perseverance Oaks program on Friday, October 21, 2016. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com

Preservation project takes in Twelve Oaks’ ancient trees

October 21, 2016 4:20 PM