Author: Hank Davis

National CPR Week

This week the American Heart Association is getting hands on with hands only CPR lessons for communities across the Coast. Ninety percent of people who suffer cardiac arrest outside of a hospital won’t survive. However, CPR, especially if performed immediately,…

Environmental Inequality Consortium

Today, an environmental health fair and luncheon took place, aimed at improving the lives of children and families in the community. Community-based organizations have teamed up with professors from historically black colleges to work on a five year project that…

The run to remember

This morning, the Biloxi Bay Bridge was covered in blue as community members got in a run in memory of the men and women who gave their lives for freedom. The ‘Wear Blue, Run to Remember’ is a support network…

Job Corps College and Career Fair in Gulfport

The Gulfport Job Corps hosted its annual college and career job fair. Local businesses, community partners, and military branches take part in the yearly event. The purpose of the job fair is to introduce the student body to members of…

Hands only CPR training in Gulfport

Being prepared for emergencies can be the difference between witnessing a tragedy or saving a life. Today, at the Harrison County Courthouse, AMR is helping Coast residents get ready for any situation with hands only CPR instructions on their state…

18 wheeler turns over, closes on ramp near Canal Road

This morning in Harrison County, an 18 wheeler flipped onto its side, shutting down the westbound on-ramp at Canal Road and I-10. The truck was Louisiana bound, carrying 42,000 pounds of sodium bromide, a chemical commonly used in swimming pools.…

C-USA Baseball Tournament returns to MGM Park

Post-season baseball returns to Biloxi with the 2018 Conference USA Tournament beginning Wednesday at MGM Park. The heavily favored Southern Miss Golden Eagles fell to Rice in the championship game last year. The Eagles just clenched the regular season conference…

Gulfport Rotary Walk 2018

Today the Gulfport Rotary Club held its annual 10K walk/run fundraiser. This year, two groups symbolically came together to support the police and firemen of Gulfport. The rotary walk had two starting points: one in Pass Christian and one in…

Mayor Quave on the State of D’Iberville

At this morning’s State of the City Address in D’Iberville, Mayor Rusty Quave touched on several projects that all point towards progress. Mayor Quave gave updates on several ongoing and upcoming infrastructure projects and highlighted the recent construction of a…

New student garden unveiled at North Bay Elementary

This morning in Biloxi, students from the gifted program at North Bay Elementary School held an opening ceremony for their brand new garden. Every class has a section in the garden and the students decide what type of produce they’d…

Moose Lodge crawfish cook off

Tomorrow you can celebrate Cinco de Mayo the Gulf Coast way with hot crawfish and live music at the D’Iberville Moose Lodge’s third annual crawfish cook off. If you haven’t gotten your fill during this year’s crawfish season, $20 will…

Chick-Fil-A gets kids ready for Mother’s Day

This morning, a group of children got together for their usual breakfast meet up at Chick-Fil-A, but today it was all about mom. The kids usually meet for story time on the first or second Wednesday of each month. With…

Salvation Army Annual Dinner

News 25's Hank Davis interviews Lt. Brian Hicks and Morgan Shiyou about Salvation Army Annual Dinner May 8th from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at the Hilton Garden Inn at Pascagoula for more information please call 228-762-7222.

Arts & Craft Festival

News 25's Hank Davis interview Kim Smith about the Arts & Craft Festival and a special Fundraiser. This event will be at the Harrison County Fairgrounds May 5th 10 am - 5 pm, admission will be $3 and 12 and…

Food & Wine Festival

News 25's Hank Davis interviews Cynthia Dobbs-Sutton about the Food & Wine Festival at L&N Depot Plaza Thursday May 10th 6 pm - 8:30 pm. Tickets are $50 and must be purchased before the event.

"R U Ready?" Hurricane Preparedness

News 25's Hank Davis interviews Michelle Crowley and Cecilia Dobbs- Walton about "R U Ready?" Hurricane Preparedness, 5/2/2018 at the Donal Snyder Center, on 2520 Pass Road. For more information please call 228-435-6200.

Staying one step ahead of scammers

Today in downtown Biloxi, seniors from across the Coast got a lesson in scam prevention. The Harrison County Sheriff’s Department covered everything from phone scams to credit card theft in an effort to keep residents ahead of the curb as…

Nelly to perform at MGM Park

If you’re looking for some fun this weekend, Overtime Sports will host hip-hop superstar Nelly tomorrow at MGM Park. The multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning performer will be joined by special guests Bone-Thugs-N-Harmony and Louisiana rapper Juvenile. Nelly has performed at similar…

Coffee with a Congressional Hopeful

Today, Coast residents got a good dose of politics and caffeine, joining U.S. Congressional candidate E. Brian Rose for coffee in Gulfport. The candidate welcomed the public out to share their thoughts on many of the hot button issues being…

1699 Weekend of Discovery In Ocean Springs

News 25's Kristen Durand interviews Elizabeth Feder-Hosey and Stopher Hauge about the 1699 Weekend of Discovery In Ocean Springs. On April 27th at Mary C O'Keefe kick off party from 6 pm to 10 pm. Also on April 28th at…

Pet Of The Week

News 25’s Hank Davis interviews Maridee Mallette about about the adoption, and foster care for pets. Make sure to come visit Jackson Animal Shelter at 4400 Audubon Ln, Gautier, MS 39553 Monday-Friday from 10 am to 4 pm and on…

Infrastructure stalled by historical find in Biloxi

Today, crews in Biloxi are working around the area near the Biloxi Lighthouse after the discovery of human bones brought a temporary halt to infrastructure work last Friday. The find was made during excavation required to install a 16 inch…