Obama not coming to Mississippi for Katrina anniversary, but Bush is

President Barack Obama may not be visiting Mississippi to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, but his predecessor is.

Former President George W. Bush announced Thursday that he and former first lady Laura Bush will be in Gulfport on Friday, Aug. 28 to attend a Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) event honoring first responders at the Barksdale Pavilion in Jones Park at 11 a.m.