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Deaf-Blindness Awareness Week

We all have important roles to play in building the Texas of tomorrow. Therefore, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby proclaim June 25-30, 2017, to be Helen Keller Deaf-Blindness Awareness Week in Texas, and urge the appropriate recognition whereof. 425 more words

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3 Reasons Why the Gulf Coast LGBT+ Pride Day Mattered More Than HB 1523

  1. Because LGBT people on the Gulf Coast responded to this hateful law by coming together.

LGBT people in Mississippi have a long history of surviving by remaining divided in small groups and living in the shadows.  524 more words

Mississippi

Our Time At Clearwater RV Park

Below is a guest post by John Rials, a Clearwater Snowbird.

Who would have thought that staying “in the woods” would present so many opportunities? Our time at Clearwater RV Park in Carriere, MS has been full of opportunities. 601 more words

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Beauvoir damaged in TS Cindy tornado

Beauvoir in Biloxi is reporting significant damage to the 52-acre grounds from a tornado spawned as Tropical Storm Cindy’s rain bands came ashore Wednesday morning, according to an article on… 117 more words

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Tropical Storm Cindy Comes Ashore In Southwest Louisiana

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana. 676 more words

News

Tropical Storm Cindy Strengthens In Gulf; Warning Area Grows

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Storm Cindy formed Tuesday in the Gulf of Mexico, hovering south of Louisiana as it churned tides and spun bands of heavy, potentially flooding rain onto the central and eastern Gulf Coast. 799 more words

Tropical Storm Cindy threatens 17 million along the Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Cindy is churning slowly toward the Gulf Coast Wednesday, where millions of residents are bracing for heavy rain and potential flash flooding.

At least 17 million people are under a tropical storm warning from San Luis Pass, Texas, to the Alabama-Florida border, said CNN meteorologist Michael Guy. 511 more words

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