A reveler calls to the crowd during the Krewe of Diamonds Mardi Gras Parade in Bay St. Louis, Miss., on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Few people came out to watch the parade because of cold and rainy weather. Four parades rolled in South Mississippi on Fat Tuesday, the final day of the Carnival se…
Scott Snow, of Biloxi, Miss., uses warm water to clear ice from his windshield on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. (John Fitzhugh/Biloxi Sun Herald/MCT)
Rachel Wilkes, left, and Jason Harrison, both of Ocean Springs, Miss., leave Target in D'Iberville, Miss., after buying 50-inch televisions for $229 on Thursday Nov. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Sun Herald, John Fitzhugh)
Brandon Palady of Ocean Springs, Miss., and Arielle Barrientos of Biloxi, Miss., wait outside Best Buy in D'Iberville, Miss., on Thursday Nov. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Sun Herald, John Fitzhugh)
Nancy and Rachel Nelson of Moss Point leave Michaels in D'Iberville, Miss., after shopping there on Thursday Nov. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Sun Herald, John Fitzhugh)
Throws rain down on the reviewing stand during the Shenanigan's St. Patrick's Day Parade in Gulfport, Miss. on Sunday March 17, 2013. The parade was one of four in South Mississippi over the weekend. (AP Photo/Sun Herald, John Fitzhugh)
Jason Windham of Long Beach, Miss., and his daughter, Izzabella, 3, call for throws during the Shenanigan's St. Patrick's Day Parade in Gulfport, Miss. on Sunday, March 17, 2013. The parade was one of four in South Mississippi over the weekend. (AP Photo/Sun Herald, John Fitzhugh)
The USS Arlington (LPG24) leaves Huntington Ingalls in Pascagoula, Miss., on Friday March 8, 2013, on its way to Norfolk, Va., where it will be commissioned on April 6. At right is the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA6) still under construction. The Arlington is one of three ships na…
Gene and Kay Warner of Lakeland, Fla., and their dog, Buddy, ride around the VA Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System in Biloxi, Miss., in their 1965 Chevrolet Nova during the Cruisin' The Coast Cruise-In there on Tuesday Oct. 9, 2012. Cruisin' The Coast, an eight-day classic car celebratio…
Jenifer Harper of Houston, left, shows Thunder in the golden retriever class at the American Kennel Club Dog Show at the Mississippi Coast Convention Center in Biloxi, Miss., on Thursday May 31, 2012. The dog show continues through Sunday. (AP Photo/Sun Herald, John Fitzhugh) TV OUT; ONLINE …
Area boat operators in BP's Vessels of Opportunity program searched for oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill in Pass Christian, Miss., on Sunday.
Oil stains driftwood at the Gulf Islands National Seashore on West Ship Island in Mississippi. Tests are being done on a retrofitted oil tanker whose makers say can skim the oil from up to 21 million gallons of water a day.
Guy Melton of Irvington, Ala., unloads oysters at the Pass Christian Small Craft Harbor in Pass Christian, Miss. Oystermen and shrimpers are worried that the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico will ruin the seafood industry in Mississippi.
Oil skimmer and support boats sit at the Mississippi State Port in Gulfport, Miss. The equipment, from Naval Supervisor of Salvage, will be deployed along the west end of Ship Island.
Saints linebacker Scott Fujita, hitting Cards quarterback Kurt Warner, says defensive coordinator Gregg Williams has instilled "an attitude, a swagger" on defense.