For the past five years D'Iberville Police Department Major Walter Keck, dressed as Barney Fife, has patrolled Cruisin' The Coast in a 1951 Ford police car handing out "Cruisin' citations" to motorists for infractions such as having too much fun and driving a classic car. Chief Wayne Payne says its a form of community outreach and an extra way to have fun with guests to D'Iberville.
Renee Kahl of Lehigh Valley, Pa. talks about her 1971 Pro-Street Dodge Challenger during Cruisin' The Coast on Thursday, October 9, 2015, in Long Beach. Kahl's husband restored the car and she's been driving it since 2006.
Garry 'Elvis' Wesley has been attending Cruisin' The Coast since Day 1. He has become a one-man chamber of commerce for the event, inviting people down while at the Cruisin' stop in Pass Christian on Thursday during Cruisin' The Coast week.
Cristy Lee of "All Girl Garage" sends a shoutout to SunHerald readers while at Cruise Central on Monday in Gulfport. Lee will be making appearances all week at Cruisin' The Coast events.
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Curtie Marie Parker, 22 months, daughter of Justin Parker and Nina Waldrop, sports around in her convertible, remotely controlled by her dad, at the Cruise In at Hardy Court Shopping Center in Gulfport on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015 during Cruisin' The Coast.