Content Tagged 'gulfport'

Chiquita Focused on Gulfport Location
Chiquita announced they will keep its banana ripening business in Gulfport. Video Video
Gulfport Resident Arrested for Aggravated Assault
Gulfport police arrested 22 year old Mary Clemons of Gulfport on two counts of aggravated assault on Sunday. Video Video
Body of Missing Teen Found
The body of 16-year-old Omar Gonzalez was found Wednesday morning by a charter boat captain.
Update on Missing Teen
The U.S. Coast Guard has told News 25 they will be suspending the search for 16 year old Omar Gonzalez. Video Video
Body of Missing Teen Found
Around 10 this morning, a charter boat captain found the body of 16 year old Omar Gonzalez. News 25’s Shelby Myers is live at Ship Island with more on this tragedy. Video Video
Gulfport Police Made 47 Arrests Last Week
In an effort to crack down on the local criminal subculture, Gulfport police made 47 arrests last week. Video Video
Soria City Community Action Group
The Soria City Community Action Group is looking to empower and energize the quiet community of Soria City, in Gulfport. Video Video
B.R.A.I.N Helmet Program Visits Lyman Elementary School
First graders at Lyman Elementary School had a break from class work today to learn the importance of helmet safety. Video Video
The Port of Gulfport Takes Steps to Go Greener
The Port of Gulfport and the Steps Coalition have had their differences in the past but are now coming together for a good cause. Video Video
City of Gulfport Honors Vietnam War Heroes
On a day meant to remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice, the city of Gulfport honored two men from the Vietnam War who risked their lives above and beyond the call of duty. Video Video
Art Installation in Downtown Gulfport
The Mississippi Sound Maritime Historical Foundation is installing seven sculptures throughout historic downtown Gulfport. Video Video
Gulfport City Council Talks Visitor’s Center
The city of Gulfport may soon have a visitor’s center of its own after the Gulfport City Council voted today to begin talks with the Gulf Coast CVB. Video Video
Search Continues for Missing Teen in the Gulf
A 17 year old boy was found last night in the Gulfport ship channel, but the search continues for 16 year old Omar Gonzalez, who also went missing last night. Video Video
Former Councilwoman Honored in Gulfport Today
A former councilwoman known for her fighting spirit was honored in Gulfport today. Video Video
New Details Emerge About Gulfport Kidnapping
New details have been released about Wednesday’s kidnapping in Gulfport and the police are asking for the public’s assistance. Video Video
Residents React to Bomb Scare in Gulfport
As a safety precaution, residents who live in the area of the explosive scare in Gulfport Wednesday afternoon were told to evacuate their homes immediately due to the threat of the potentially explosive device. Video Video
New Wheels for the Gulfport Fire Department
The Gulfport Fire Department has reason to celebrate today, five of them actually, after receiving their five brand new fire trucks. Video Video
Gulfport-Biloxi Named Top Retirement Area
The Gulfport-Biloxi area has been named a top retirement destination by “Where to Retire” magazine. Video Video
Half Shell Oyster House to expand
Half Shell Oyster House in Gulfport will be closing its doors Sunday, but just for a few days to complete a major renovation. Video Video
Gulfport Piers are under construction
Repairs on piers along the water in Gulfport are ahead of schedule. Video Video
No Sign of Foul Play in Death of Missing Woman
Police find no sign of trauma or foul play in the death of a missing Gulfport Woman whose body was found in Ocean Springs. Video Video
Criterium Racing is coming to the Gulf Coast
A criterium or crit race is a closed circuit race where riders complete multiple laps on city blocks. Video Video
Rotarians Back from the Land Down Under
Two young coast business leaders are back in South Mississippi after spending a month in the land down under. Video Video
Man Sets Fire To His Home
A Gulfport man has been arrested and charged with arson after authorities say he lit his house on fire while he was inside. Video Video
Centennial Plaza Project now on hold
After decades as a VA Hospital, The Centennial Plaza property has been returned to the city, who wants to develop it. Video Video
Gulfport High School to see Renovations
Tonight, the Gulfport community got a sneak peak of what to expect in the new Gulfport High School renovations. Video Video
Gulfport Aquarium
It’s been nearly 10 years since Marine Life was destroyed in Gulfport by Hurricane Katrina. Today, the city announced that Mississippi lawmakers voted to secure twenty four and a half million dollars for the city to realize its dream of a world class aquarium. Video Video
28th Street In Gulfport To Be Widened
Plans that began in 2002 are finally becoming a reality over a decade later Video Video
Bomb Threat at Courthouse was a False Alarm
Gulfport Police say a call of a possible bomb threat at the Harrison County Courthouse was a false alarm. Video Video
Gulfport's Fifth Homicide in 2015
Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania appeared visibly upset at today's press conference after the city's fifth homicide this year. 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.
Krewe of Gemini Rolls Through Downtown Gulfport
The Krewe of Gemini Mardi Gras parade is rolling through downtown Gulfport Tuesday evening. Video Video
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
Plans for Rotate Black Casino in Gulfport Still Alive
The Rotate Black Hemmingway Resort and Casino, which has been in the works for over five years and has been approved by the Gaming Commission, has failed to meet financial reporting deadlines. Video Video
Gulfport Alley to be Transformed Into Artsy Destination
Tuesday, the Gulfport City Council gave city developers the green light to move forward with a project they're tentatively calling Fishbone Alley. Video Video
Move to Learn Program Visits West Elementary School
Wednesday, students at West Elementary School got to meet a man who's become a celebrity in Mississippi classrooms. 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
Boys & Girls Club Students Attend Career Fair
Wednesday, Boys and Girls Club students learned about a variety of careers they may be interested in pursuing. 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
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
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
Military Explosive Found in Gulfport; Round Was Not Live
It was a quiet afternoon in one Gulfport neighborhood until a discovery during a traffic stop caused some panic. 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
NY Artist Visits Gulfport to Paint American Flag on VFW
A New York artist is leaving his mark across the states by painting American flags to honor veterans. Video Video
Four Women Arrested After Large Brawl in Gulfport
Four women have been arrested, including a mother and daughter, after a group brawl in Gulfport. Video Video
Gulfport to Host BBQ Under the Oaks at New Location
In a little over a week, Gulfport will host a major annual fundraiser: the 7th Annual BBQ Under the Oaks. Video Video
Ladies Guild Sets Up Beautiful Altar to Celebrate St. Joseph
In Gulfport, the Ladies’ Guild at St. Joseph Church has been putting together an altar for the past week and Thursday, it was put it on display. 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
Scott LoBaido Visits Coast to Paint American Flag on VFW
An artist leaving his mark across the states by painting American flags to honor veterans stopped in Gulfport Tuesday. Video Video
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