Author: Hank Davis

Mayor Gilich Wants new Gate for Keesler

Biloxi Mayor Andrew “FoFo” Gilich will meet with the City Council tomorrow to discuss a major project for the City of Biloxi and Keesler Air Force Base. Mayor Gilich is aiming to move forward on a new gate for Keesler…

Black Lives Matter Meet up in Gulfport

The stage is set for a peaceful Black Lives Matter meet up in Gulfport tomorrow. News 25’s Hank Davis has the details. Tomorrow at 4 p.m., Jones Park will be the setting for a Black Lives Matter protest, part of…

Black Lives Matter Meet up Planned in Gulfport

In the aftermath of the recent shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, Black Lives Matter protests have gained strength across the country. Protests have taken place in Louisiana, Tennessee, New York and now right here on the Mississippi Gulf…

Men Threaten Business Man to Take Down Flag

The Hancock County Sheriff's Department is on the lookout for four black men in a silver or gray sedan with dark tint on the window after they allegedly threatened a roadside business owner to take down his American flag. Early…

Waveland Body Linked to Recent Homicide

Waveland police gave an update involving the body of Jeremy Fountain, found in a wooded area earlier this week. Investigators now believe Fountain’s death is linked to the recent homicide of Matthew Spooner. While Spooner was found dead in his…

Meeting to Discuss Flooding Issues in Gulfport

Another meeting regarding the issue of flooding in Gulfport took place this afternoon. Citizens and city leaders gathered at the Good Deeds Community Center in Gulfport to discuss recent flooding and possible engineering plans to minimize damage done in the…

“Pokémon Go” Craze Hits the Coast

It looks like Poké-mania has found its way to the Gulf Coast. Users of the new augmented reality app “Pokémon Go” surrounded the Biloxi Lighthouse this afternoon. The game uses GPS technology to spread collectable creatures called Pokémon across the…

Body Found in Woods in Waveland

This morning, Waveland police discovered a man’s partially decomposed body hidden in the woods. The body was found in the Shoreline Park community in a secluded wooded area near the corner of Coral Street and Chesapeake Street. Hancock County Coroner…

Ambulance Accident on Interstate 10 near Exit 31

Earlier this afternoon, drivers heading west on I-10 experienced a delay. According to Mississippi Highway Patrol, at 12:53 p.m. an ambulance with ASAP EMS services was traveling from Mobile, Alabama to Louisiana when it rolled over onto the shoulder just…

Saints tee off on the Coast

Today at Fallen Oak Golf Club in Saucier, a few well-known Saints traded their cleats in for clubs. News 25’s Hank Davis was there and gives us all the details. Today, members of the New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame…

How to Handle Traffic Stops

As cellphone video continues to emerge from two separate and fatal police-involved shootings, News 25’s Hank Davis spoke with local police officers about what it takes to keep a traffic stop from escalating into a tense situation. Two situations gone…

Mississippi Sports Great Visits MGM Park

At tonight’s game against the Jacksonville Suns, the Shuckers had a very special guest throw out the first pitch. Marcus Dupree, former Oklahoma Sooner and a running back in the United States Football League and the NFL was on the…

Vibrio Case Confirmed in Hancock County

The Mississippi Department of Health has confirmed a Hancock County resident has vibrio vulnificus. The person infected by the waterborne bacteria is a Hancock County man who has not yet been identified. This news comes to us almost a week…

Veterans Gather to Discuss Business

Today, a group of veterans got together to network and hone their business skills. The Innovation Center in Biloxi hosts a meeting every other month where small businesses run by veterans meet to focus on improving their business practices, expand…

Will the Blind Tiger Come to Biloxi?

On the Biloxi City Council agenda tonight, major hot topics throughout the city were discussed, including the Popp’s Ferry widening project. Also on the agenda was a preliminary reading of an ordinance to amend Harrah’s master plans to accommodate the…

Marcus Dupree Throwing out First Pitch at MGM Park

Tonight, the Biloxi Shuckers play host to the Jacksonville Suns. One of the best college football players of all time will throw out the first pitch. Mississippi native and former Oklahoma Sooner star Marcus Dupree has the honor. News 25’s…

Man Recovering from Vibrio

Dick Empson continues to battle a case of the flesh eating bacteria vibrio, which put him in critical condition on Wednesday. Empson lost his leg to the bacteria. As of yesterday, he has been removed from the ventilator. He became…

New Memorial Clinic Ribbon Cutting

Community leaders and Memorial Hospital System representatives gathered today to cut the ribbon on a brand new medical facility. The goal of the addition is to provide an extension of services that have not been available in the area before…

Walgreens Fights Muscular Dystrophy

Neighborhood Walgreens are teaming up to make a big splash against muscular dystrophy. Today at the East Pass Road location in Gulfport, customers could donate a dollar to the MDA. In return, they got a shot at dunking the store…

Youth Meet up for the Future

This year, Gulfport was selected to host the 85th MML Youth Track Conference. Over 100 kids from all across the state of Mississippi were selected to gather on the Coast tonight for fellowship, to socialize and make lifelong friends. The…

Scrapin' The Coast 2016

The Gulf Coast was packed with custom cars, unreal audio systems and good times this weekend. Hank Davis was there and shows us what Scrapin' The Coast 2016 was all about. They scrap, they roll, and they bounce. People from…

MLB Great Visits MGM Park

After addressing the crowd at the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum, Darryl Strawberry made his way to MGM Park. Strawberry took the mound to throw out the first pitch at tonight’s Shuckers game before stopping to sign autographs and meet fans. Behind the…

Pirate Day in the Bay

Pirates will be taking over in Bay St. Louis this weekend in accordance to local lore dating all the way back to the 1800s. Tonight and tomorrow, the downtown area and the Municipal Harbor will showcase the second annual Pirate…