King Felix III arrives in downtown Mobile.

Mardi Gras eve kicks off under gray sky

It's the day before Mardi Gras on the Gulf Coast, and that means there's a lot of Mardi Gras fun to be had Monday, March 3. RELATED: More Ma…

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Joe Cain Day a historical success

A deep tradition surrounding Joe Cain Day is that of the "Merry Widows." Described as a mystic society of women who weep over their dead hus…

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Mardi Gras racks up ticket money

Mobile police are patrolling downtown Mobile, keeping the public safe and issuing tickets as needed. Related:More Mardi Gras HeadlinesRelate…

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Mystic Stripers to celebrate 75 years

The theme for this year’s parade is “Notre Debut”, meaning “Our Beginning” in French. Those with the organization tell us the floats in this…