FOX 8: Memorials Wednesday On 13th Anniversary Of Katrina

(FOX 8) Wednesday marks 13 years since Hurricane Katrina devastated Southeast Louisiana and the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

There will be several events to commemorate the lives lost.

At 8:30 a.m., New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell held a wreath laying ceremony at the Hurricane Katrina Memorial.

In St. Bernard Parish President Guy McInnis and the parish council will hold a ceremony at the Katrina Monument in Shell Beach at 11:30 a.m.

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant will speak with emergency officials from Gulfport at 1:00 p.m. to discuss hurricane season preparations.

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