Excel by 5 health fair is Saturday

The Ready Set Go Children’s Health Fair, a project of the Biloxi Excel by 5 Coalition, will be Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Michel School, 1424 Father Ryan Ave.

The health fair will provide children from infants to age 5 with free health screenings for blood pressure, dental, vision, scoliosis, hearing and speech and language development.

Information also will be available on tricycle safety, car seat checks, and fire and police safety.

The goal is to promote preventative health care, education and early intervention while providing a family outing. Snacks, games and entertainment will be available. Details: 436-1644

News and notes

Breakfast report: Mayor A.J. Holloway will update city progress and issues during the Biloxi Chamber of Commerce’s “Breakfast With the Mayor” Wednesday at 8 a.m. at the Innovation Center on Popp’s Ferry Road.

Traffic update: Get the latest on traffic work in and around the city by clicking here.

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