William Faucett of Bay St. Louis and his daughter, Jade, 2, call for throws during the Krewe of Nereids Mardi Gras parade in Waveland on Sunday Jan. 31, 2016
William Faucett of Bay St. Louis and his daughter, Jade, 2, call for throws during the Krewe of Nereids Mardi Gras parade in Waveland on Sunday Jan. 31, 2016 John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com File
William Faucett of Bay St. Louis and his daughter, Jade, 2, call for throws during the Krewe of Nereids Mardi Gras parade in Waveland on Sunday Jan. 31, 2016 John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com File

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