Content Tagged 'gulfport'

Artist, Scott LoBaido, Coming to Gulfport as Part of his 50 State "Painting Flags Across America Tour"
Celebrated artist, Scott LoBaido, who calls the American flag "the greatest piece of artwork ever created," together with his aptly named vehicle, Betsy, fully loaded with LoBaido's painting supplies, are on a mission.
Harrison County Students Gear Up for Robotics Competition
Monday night, they unveiled their robot. Video Video
Update: Person in Custody After Bound Woman Discovered in Lowe's Parking Lot
Andrew Clinton Cruse Jr., 54, is now in custody following the discovery of a bound woman in a local Lowe's parking lot.
Hands on Mississippi Donates Food to Needy in the Community
Hands on Mississippi gave away 400 boxes of fresh food from 2 to 4 p.m. in Gulfport Wednesday afternoon. Video Video
Gulfport Seeks Help from State to Build Downtown Aquarium
This week, the House approved a $1 million fund to go toward building an aquarium in downtown Gulfport. Video Video
Kiwanis Club of Gulfport Raising Money to Fight Neonatal Tetanus
Neonatal Tetanus is a disease that can quickly turn the joy of childbirth into a tragedy, a disease affecting many third world countries. Video Video
Krewe of Gemini Rolls Through Downtown Gulfport
The Krewe of Gemini Mardi Gras parade is rolling through downtown Gulfport Tuesday evening. Video Video
Local Students Go Through Tornado Drills to be Prepared
It's Tornado Preparedness Week and local students are learning exactly what do in case one forms on the Coast. Video Video
Hope Academy Breaks Ground on New School Building
On Monday, 60 students from Hope Academy broke ground on a new land they'll love, a home of books and learning. Video Video
Orange Grove Students Learn About Electrical Safety
According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 70% of child related electrical accidents occur at home, even with an adult present. Video Video
Louisiana Woman Arrested for Stealing from Gulfport Church
A 44 year old Louisiana woman is in jail, accused of stealing from a Gulfport church. Video Video
Local Trainer Plans to Open Gym/Dance Studio in Gulfport
After the Gulfport P.A.L. center closed in Gaston Point, Rickey Toles knew he needed to give the community a safe space to exercise and learn. Video Video
The Final Paws: Part II
News 25 reached out to a local pet crematorium, A Pet's Memory, to learn more about the pet cremation industry and to understand why pet owners choose to cremate their pets. Video Video
Women of Wisdom Collecting Shoes to Donate to Haiti
One local group of women is giving back to the community by collecting shoes. Video Video
Neighbors Upset After Parents Found with Children in Dog Cages
Neighbors are still upset after the Gulfport Police Department arrested and charged three Gulfport residents for allegedly locking their children in dog kennels. Video Video
Gulfport to Repair Piers Damaged by Hurricane Isaac
After almost three years since Hurricane Isaac damaged the piers lining the Coast, the City of Gulfport is finally getting around to repairing them. Video Video
Vigil Held for Teen Killed in Gulfport Over Weekend
Tuesday night, the Gaston Point community held a vigil to remember the life of Raymond Howze III, often referred to as Ray Ray. Video Video
Salvation Army to Build Permanent Shelter for Homeless
The Gulf Coast Salvation Army is building a permanent shelter to serve homeless families and single men and women in Gulfport. Video Video
Gulfport Honors Allman Brothers Drummer, Jaimoe Johanson
Tuesday, Gulfport celebrates a native musician who has come back to remember Gulfport's blues and jazz history. Video Video
TNT Recovery Ranch Still Needs More Money for Dormitory
The TNT Recovery Ranch has hit the halfway mark in raising money to build a new community dormitory. Video Video
Gulfport Holds Parade to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Monday is a day of remembrance for the man who changed our society forever. Video Video
3 People Arrested for Locking Children in Dog Cages
Gulfport Police has arrested three residents on counts of felony child abuse after police found two children in dog kennels. Video Video
Suspects in Custody After Two Separate Shootings in Gulfport
Law enforcement apprehended both suspects from last weekend's shootings in Gulfport. Video Video
First Coast March of Babies Event to be Held April 25th
The Mississippi chapter of the March of Dimes is kicking off its first Gulf Coast United March of Babies event. Video Video
Gulfport Seabee Base Holds Annual Active Shooter Drill
The Gulfport Seabees held their annual active shooter drill to prepare for the potential scenario. Video Video
Home Schooled Students Visit WXXV Studio for Special Tour
Some home schooled students ventured out to the WXXV 25 studio Thursday for a hands-on tour. Video Video
Humane Society Receives Grant to Improve Love Train Program
Wednesday, the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) received a large check to improve one of its programs. Video Video
Shooting Victim Enters Dirt Cheap in Gulfport Injured
An injured shooting victim collapsed inside Dirt Cheap on Pass Road Thursday evening. Video Video
McDonald’s Shares Lovin’ with Biloxi/Gulfport Customers
Some lucky customers will be able to pay for their McDonald’s food or beverage with simple acts of Lovin’ as part of brand first effort.
Gulfport Man in Critical Condition After Trailer Park Fire
A Gulfport man is in critical condition after his trailer caught fire in the Bayou Oaks Trailer Park off Switzer Road Friday morning. Video Video
LA Governor, Bobby Jindal, Visits the Gulf Coast
Louisiana Governor, Bobby Jindal, was in Gulfport Thursday. Video Video
Gulfport Plans to Turn Alleys Into Community Spaces
Last week, the City of Gulfport took its first step toward turning alleyways into community venues, which could soon be up for vote. Video Video
Gulfport Plants 9/11 Survivor Tree Sapling
The City of Gulfport is one of a select few communities nationwide being presented with a tree sapling from the World Trade Center survivor tree in New York. Video Video
Harrison County Woman Arrested for Scamming Red Cross
A Harrison County woman has been arrested for allegedly defrauding the American Red Cross, announced Attorney General Jim Hood Wednesday.
Salvation Army Opens Cold Weather Shelters
Temperatures are going to dip down into the mid-30s Tuesday night, conditions that could be deadly for those who don't have adequate shelter. Video Video
T.N.T. Recovery Ranch Requests Donations for New Building
For the past 20 years, T.N.T. Recovery Ranch in Gulfport has been helping people around the country deal with addiction. Video Video
St. Peter's by the Sea Displays Quilt for World AIDS Day
This week, St. Peter's by the Sea Episcopal Church in Gulfport is displaying a panel of the quilt for direct services for people with A.I.D.S. Video Video
Supermarket Sweep Held to Raise Money for Salvation Army
Organizations throughout the community, including some of News 25's very own, participated in the Supermarket Sweep, benefiting the Salvation Army. Video Video
18-Wheeler Spills 100 Gallons of Diesel onto Hwy. 49
According to the Gulfport Fire Department, the fuel tank on an 18-wheeler ruptured and about 100 gallons of diesel fuel spilled out onto the road. Video Video
Gulfport Plans to Build Large Aquarium Downtown
Tuesday, the Gulfport City Council approved spending $14 million to purchase land for an aquarium in the downtown area. Video Video
Cold Weather Shelters Open Tues. & Wed. Nights
If you were outside at all Tuesday, you probably noticed it's gotten a lot colder. Video Video
People Flock to Shelters During Record Breaking Cold Temps
Nineteen degrees: a record low set in Gulfport, two degrees below the previous record set just last year in January, but this cold isn't just inconvenient, it can be downright deadly. Video Video
Two Gunmen on the Run After Shootings in Gulfport
One person is dead and another is in the hospital with serious injuries. Video Video
Pedestrian Killed on Hwy. 49 During Rush Hour Traffic
A pedestrian was attempting to cross the southbound lane of the highway when he was struck by a 2013 Kia Optima. Video Video
Salvation Army Thief is Still on the Loose
A thief is still on the run after stealing a Salvation Army red kettle in Gulfport earlier this week. Video Video
American Legion Post 119 Gets New Home This Weekend
The members of American Legion Post 119 haven't had a home of their own since Hurricane Katrina, but that all changes Saturday. Video Video
Armed Forces Retirement Home Remembers Pearl Harbor
In honor of the surviving WWII veterans who were at Pearl Harbor, the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Gulfport held a Remembrance Day ceremony. Video Video
H.S.S.M. Urges Choosing Adoption as Your First Option with “Fa-La-La Fee-Waived Wednesdays” Throughout December
Every Wednesday in December from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) will host “Fa-La-La Fee-Waived Wednesday,” during which adoption fees will be waived on adoptable pets in H.S.S.M.’s care.
Mayor Billy Hewes Addresses Business Community
Friday morning, Mayor Billy Hewes gave his annual address to Gulfport's business community. Video Video
Local Post Offices Brace for Busy Holiday Season
The Gulfport post office is the second largest facility in the state, meaning they have countless packages to deliver this holiday season. Video Video
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