Content Tagged 'gulf coast'

Gulfport-Biloxi Airport Partners with Seasonal Air Service
A new seasonal airline service from Minnesota could bring more visitors to the Gulf Coast. Video Video
IP Casino Donates Big Checks to Local Charities
They will be donating a total of $460,000 to 18 different charity organizations along the Coast. Video Video
Many Americans Don't Own Guns, But Not in Mississippi
South Mississippians might be shocked that the latest research on firearms shows gun ownership in America is down. Video Video
Gulf Coast CVB Aims to Expand Tourism on the Coast
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau (C.V.B.) is currently underfunded and trying to expand its efforts from primarily Harrison County to both Hancock and Jackson Counties. Video Video
St. Patrick's Day Celebrations on Coast Gear Up
With dry weather moving back in this weekend, St. Patrick's Day celebrations around the Coast are preparing for a big turnout. Video Video
Slippery Rock Students Head South for Spring Break
Most head to places like Panama City, but students from one Pennsylvania school headed to south Mississippi to help out. Video Video
Tulane's MS Coast Campus to Host Heart Walk on April 11th
Annual Heart Walk to benefit the American Heart Association.
Gun Ownership Declines in U.S., Not on Gulf Coast
A major U.S. trend survey finds that the number of Americans who live in a household with at least one gun is lower than it's ever been. Video Video
Wounded Veterans Cycle Along Coast for Ride to Recovery
Over 160 wounded veterans are cycling their way along the Gulf Coast. Video Video
Locally Filmed Movie, A Girl Like Grace, to be Released Soon
The film was shot all along the Coast with the main setting at Gulfport High School. Video Video
Mark W. Everson Announces for President of the United States
Former IRS Commissioner throws hat in the ring.
New Candidate Surfaces for Insurance Commissioner
The Insurance Commissioner plays a key role in regulating insurance, and sitting Commissioner, Mike Chaney, now has competition. Video Video
Black History Month: Summer Selby-Drew
In celebration of Black History Month, News 25 is interviewing African Americans who have had an impact on the Gulf Coast community. Video Video
Ohr to Launch Huge Katrina Exhibition in March
This time next month ?on March 20th, ?the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art will launch “Katrina +10,” a six month retrospective about Hurricane Katrina.
What Will be the Biggest Story of 2015 on the Coast?
When trying to predict the biggest stories to hit in 2015, News 25 recognizes that the biggest story on the agenda for the year is the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Video Video
Ocean Springs Looks to Build More Hotels
The City of Ocean Springs is home to only three major hotels, limiting visitors to places near downtown. Video Video
Screening for Locally Shot Movie Held in D'Iberville
After the state legislature passed tax incentives for the film industry, the movie business has started to boom on the Coast. Video Video
McDonald's Lovin' Campaign is Big Success Along Coast
Local McDonald's are giving back, and Coast residents are Lovin' It. Video Video
People Celebrate New Year's on the Coast in Style
2015 is upon us and lots of people across the Coast were celebrating Wednesday night. Video Video
Filmmakers Looking for Cast & Crew Positions on the Coast
Another feature film is about to get cranking in south Mississippi, and filmmakers are looking for a few good men and women to fill remaining cast and crew positions. Video Video
Fun Time U.S.A. Could be Coming Back to the Coast
With the Biloxi baseball stadium ahead of schedule, there's a real push to bring more family friendly entertainment to the Coast. Video Video
Local Movie, Happy Log, Completed; Screening in D'Iberville
The film Happy Log, shot mostly on the Gulf Coast, is finally complete. Video Video
Prescribed Burns Being Conducted in MS to Prevent Wildfires
Many of you may have noticed a lot of smoke coming from wooded areas as you're driving along the Coast. Those are not wildfires. Video Video
Krewe of Neptune Ready to Make a Night of It
The Krewe of Neptune, which over the years had been relegated to a handful of colorful floats tagged onto the end of the Gulf Coast Carnival parade on Mardi Gras Day, will be making history this year with its own nighttime parade.
Beware of Accident Prone Locations Along the Coast
More than 5 million car accidents happen in the U.S. every year, but some wrecks happen in certain places more often than others. Video Video
'Shrimp Signs' Pop Up Around the Coast to Direct Visitors
Drivers on Highway 90 in Hancock County may have noticed round, numbered signs branded with shrimp at most intersections. Those signs are now popping up in Gulfport, pointing the way to Coast attractions. Video Video
Production Begins on Shark Lake on the Coast
Lights, camera, action: words we'll soon be hearing again on the Coast as production begins on yet another feature film in south Missisippi. Video Video
Coast Business Leaders Meet at Legislative Session
As the second day of the 2015 legislative session wraps up, Gulf Coast business leaders will meet face to face with local lawmakers to address what they would like to see done this legislative session. Video Video
Clarity Act Aims to Regulate Skyrocketing Insurance Rates
Many people believe the high rates of property insurance are stunting economic development along the Coast. Video Video
Sugar Bowl Brings Large Crowd of Tourists to the Coast
The Sugar Bowl kicks off at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, but in Mississippi, the tourism industry is already feeling the benefits of the game. Video Video
LA Governor, Bobby Jindal, Visits the Gulf Coast
Louisiana Governor, Bobby Jindal, was in Gulfport Thursday. Video Video
Home Grown Who Dats (Part 2)
In the second part of our series, Homegrown Who Dats, News 25 takes you off the field to learn a bit more about the Saintsations who are from the Coast. Video Video
Thousands Come to Town for Cruisin' the Coast
Thousands of classic car enthusiasts have come to south Mississippi for this year’s Cruisin’ the Coast. Video Video
Coastal Cities Prepare for Cruisin' Festivites
Coastal cities are running out of time to get their cities ready for Cruisin’ the Coast. Video Video
Casinos Stay Strong Despite Closing of Margaritaville
Casino development in south Missississpi is showing no signs of slowing down, even with the closing of Margaritaville in Biloxi. Video Video
Slavic Invitational Golf Tournament Tees Off
Coast golf courses are filled with golf enthusiasts and title hopefuls as day one of the three day Slavic Invitational Golf Tournament got underway Friday.
TV & Movie Filming Becoming More Prevalent on the Coast
The filming of movies and TV shows is something that is becoming a more common occurrence on the Coast. Video Video
Coast Homeowners Concerned About Insurance Rates
This week, a group of Coast homeowners made a trip to Jackson to meet one on one with the state's Insurance Commissioner. Video Video
Gov. Bryant Pushes for More Tourism Money in State Budget
Tourism is a large part of what drives the Gulf Coast's economy and is important to many local business owners. Video Video
Coast Homeowners Meet with State Insurance Commissioner
The homeowners are concerned about skyrocketing insurance rates after Hurricane Katrina and the effects on the local economy. Video Video
Cruisers Enjoy a Beautiful Friday Full of Events
Cruisin' the Coast continued Friday with events all across the Coast as cruisers tried to stamp-in at all event locations. Video Video
Sun & Sand and Fear Fete Film Festivals Get Going
Thursday night, the Nicholas Sparks film adaptation of Best of Me makes its worldwide debut in Gulfport at the Sun and Sand Film and Music Festival, but it isn't the only film festival on the Coast this weekend. Video Video
Oxford Economic Shows Impact of Gaming on MS Economy
The study explains that in Mississippi, gaming has contributed $4 billion to the economy and supports 37,000 direct and indirect jobs. Video Video
Official Tournament Date Announced For 2015 Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
Event returns for sixth year on Mississippi Gulf Coast; new spectator viewing areas on #17 and #18.
Home Grown Who Dats (Part 1)
The New Orleans Saints players may steal the spotlight on the field, but the ones who get the crowd pumped up are the Saintsations. Video Video
Cruisin' the Coast Preparations Begin at Centennial Plaza
It’s that time of year again: Cruisin’ the Coast! Video Video
Coast Plans 29th Annual M.L.K. Celebration
Dr. King's national holiday is coming up and so is the 29th annual M.L.K. Coast-wide celebration. Video Video
More and More Filmmakers Come to the Gulf Coast
Filmmakers are moving out of Hollywood, and many of them moving towards the Gulf Coast. Video Video
Fate of Biloxi Oak Trees Still Up in the Air
The majestic oak trees that line the Mississippi Gulf Coast have long been considered to be an icon and a source of our identity. Video Video
Slavic Invitational Golf Tournament Kicks Off Thursday
Thursday kicks off the 40th Annual Slavic Invitational Golf Tournament in south Mississippi. Video Video
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