BILOXI, Miss. (CNN/WGNO) - A weekend project restoring the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Katrina has turned into an artist's life work.
Sculptor Marlin Miller transforms dead trees along the Mississippi Gulf Coast into amazing works of art.
Miller says the devastation provided him with his canvas.
It started as a hobby – the carving of dead oak trees on the weekends.
The 52-year-old's goal was to make the Mississippi Coast look beautiful again.
His artwork has also been featured in about a dozen art galleries throughout the coast.
A Clark County man pled not guilty to a charges of child endangering, assault, and domestic violence Monday.
The Logan County band director convicted on sex charges involving students was sentenced Monday afternoon.
A tractor-trailer was involved in an accident on westbound Interstate 70 in Preble County.
State police say a truck driver from Ohio has been found dead in the sleeping compartment of his rig after pulling off the Pennsylvania Turnpike during bad weather.
Dayton police detectives are investigating a homicide Sunday night at the newly opened truck stop on Edwin C. Moses Blvd.