County to open four emergency shelters

Harrison County has announced that four emergency shelters would open Tuesday morning at 8 for those who want to evacuate flood-prone areas.

The shelters are at County Farm Road near the Fairgrounds, Lobouy Road near East Dubuisson, Saucier Lizana Road near Old Still Road, and Harrison Central High School, 15600 School Road.

The Harrison Central shelter will accommodate pets, but owners must bring food, medication and medical records, bedding, pet carrier and kennel, and leash and collar.

Coast Transit Authority will provide transportation to emergency shelters. To schedule transportation,
call (228) 896-8080.

News and notes No fly zone: Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport will suspend flights by noon Tuesday.