Photos of the Smokin' the Sound offshore powerboat race in the Mississippi Sound between Deer Island and the Beau Rivage and Hard Rock hotels. The annual race kicked off the 2013 Super Boat International (SBI) racing season. Powerboats, competing in six classes, reached speeds of 140 MPH over the seven mile circular course. Team STIHL won the 9th annual event in a 38-foot boat.
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Produced by Jim Albritton | A video tour of the Mississippi Gulf Coast, including cities, casinos, ports, bays and hotels all along the world's largest man-made beach. Plus a look at NASA's nearby Stennis Space Center.
Produced by Jim Albritton | The Mississippi National Guard responds to the BP oil spill, observing and tracking the oil as it reaches the Mississippi Sound and the state's beaches in Gulfport, Biloxi and all along the coast of the magnolia state. This video includes interviews with Guardsmen at work and tourists on the beach in Gulfport. A good overview of the response effort on the Mississippi coast.