´╗┐Fire museum to host fish fry Friday

Sure, the Thunderbirds are in town this weekend, but there’s no better way to kick off the weekend with a fish fry at the Biloxi Fire Museum.

West End Hose Co. No. 3, as the museum is officially known, will host a fish fry Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. You can dine in or take out. To pre-order, call 228-435-6119 on Friday from 8 to 10 a.m.

For $8, diners will be served fish or shrimp plates, potato salad or fries, baked beans and bread.

Money raised will be used to support the fire museum, which is operated by volunteers. Details: 228-435-6200.
Gallery: Learn more about the fire museum

News and notes: Day of prayer, Hilton Garden Inn, B-Alert

National Day of Prayer: Biloxi marked National Day of Prayer with an hour-long, multi-denominational observance today at Biloxi City Hall. To see photos from the event, click here.

Hilton update: The Hilton Garden Inn’s new target date for opening is Thursday, May 9. To visit the website, click here.┬á

B-Alert: Get air show traffic advisories by texting BILOXI to 888777.