To help raise funds in support of the Hancock County Historical Society, the organization has decided to try something new by hosting a cardboard boat race.
On Saturday, many will gather at Bay St. Louis Municipal Harbor beach front to celebrate the inaugural Cardboard Boat Race. Chris Roth, president of the Hancock County Historical Society, tells News 25 the cardboard boat race is a friendly competitive event to highlight Hancock County. “We think it’s going to be a fun event. It’s family oriented. We got kids from high school building boats, we got teachers building boats. We have individuals. So,