arbor day

USM Arbor Day tree giveaway

Today, in honor of Arbor Day, the University of Southern Mississippi hosted their inaugural sapling drive-thru giveaway. Saplings available were live oak, cherry bark oak, willow oak, and river birch. Guests were to drive up to Gulf…

Arbor Day Plant Giveaway

The Harrison County Soil and Water Conservation District hosted their annual Arbor Day Plant Giveaway this morning. The district gave away live oaks, camellias, magnolias, and blueberry bushes, all for free in the name of Arbor Day. The giveaway focused…

Arbor Day festivities

Tomorrow is Arbor Day. In Mississippi, the following week is ‘tree planting week’ designated by Governor Phil Bryant. In honor of Arbor Day, the Harrison County Soil and Water Conservation District will be hosting their annual tree sale. From 7:30…

Arbor Day tree giveaway

They’re planting seeds across South Mississippi as hundreds of Coast residents lend a hand in Mississippi’s Arbor Day Celebration, a day that always lands on the second Friday in February in our state. As the old saying goes, the early…

Communities Digging all over the Coast

It’s Arbor Day and new trees will be growing all over South Mississippi from Waveland to Pascagoula. Communities across the state were busy planting live oaks this morning. At East North Gulfport Park, Gulfport city officials teamed up with members…

Arbor Day Tree Giveaways Friday February 10

Harrison County isn't the only place in the Arbor Day spirit. Here's a look tree giveaways on the coast set for today. We just told you about being able to get trees at the Harrison County Soil and Water Conservation…

Arbor Day Tree Giveaways

This coming Friday is Arbor Day. Governor Phil Bryant has named February 10 to the 17 as Arbor Day tree planting week. Groups all cross the state are set to give away trees this Arbor Day for you to plant…

Arbor Day Tree Giveaway

Crowds gathered early this morning in Gulfport to pick up their free tree in honor of Arbor Day. Southern Magnolia, Live Oak, and more were all passed out thanks to the Harrison County Soil and Water Conservation District. Governor Phil…

Arbor Day in Moss Point

Arbor Day is tomorrow. The entire Gulf Coast will be joining in the festivities by planting trees and the City of Moss Point is no exception. Tomorrow, the Moss Point Parks and Recreation Department and students from the high school…

29th Arbor Day 5-k Run

News 25's Toni Miles interviews Janie O'keefe Disability Connection Executive Director about the 29th Arbor Day 5-k Run.

Arbor Day

Arbor Day is all about planting and caring for one of our most renewable resources on Earth, our trees. The Harrison County Soil and Water Conservation hosted an Arbor Day tree giveaway today. Trees and seedlings were given to residents at…

28th Arbor Day Run/Walk/Roll

Mississippi falls just short of being the unhealthiest state in the nation. We have the highest obesity rate and one of the highest rates of heart disease, smoking, inactivity, chronic illness, and diabetes. Join Disability Connection as we encourage our…

Drive to Revive Arbor Day

Arbor Day is celebrated on Friday, February 13th this year and more than 440 4th graders in Ocean Springs will roll up their sleeves and plant a tree.