There's A Lot More To This Mississippi Island Than Beautiful Beaches And Pristine Water
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published July 10, 2018
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for more than 30 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as the Mississippi-based Parents & Kids Magazine. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
Ship Island has got to be the most popular of Mississippi’s barrier islands. With white sandy beaches and pristine water, it’s a popular summertime spot for locals and tourists alike. And while the island’s tropical-esque attributes are amazing, they’re not all the island has to offer. In fact, it’s probably safe to say the barrier island is steeped in as much history as scenic beauty. Take a look: