Author: WXXV Staff

IP Casino donates to local charities

 IP Casino Resort Spa continues its long-standing record of charitable giving, donating a total of $839,000 to local charities and organizations to date in 2021. IP Casino Resort Spa and Boyd Gaming are dedicated to giving back to the communities we…

Hurricane Laura Relief Effort

Our viewers can help TODAY by donating to The Salvation Army Hurricane Laura Relief. Online at give.helpsalvationarmy.org "As Hurricane Laura menaces the U.S. Gulf Coast, Salvation Army disaster teams are mobilizing to provide food, drinks, emotional & spiritual care and…

Mississippi Workforce and Hiring Expo

Looking for a job or a new career? Join us for the Hiring Expo on August 12 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Biloxi Civic Center. There will be 100’s of jobs available coast wide with employers from…

Your Local Lens

Share with us your pictures of our beautiful Mississippi Gulf Coast and your shots could be featured in a "NEWS 25" Weather Authority segment! [ss-promo op_id="644380" op_guid="5a1d4737-423c-45fc-95b9-65e1e6b3ce58" routing="hash"]

25 Voices Choir Contest

Two local high school or middle school choirs will win a chance to sing live onstage with Foreigner this February 7 & 8th and receive $500 for their chorus program! Vote for your favorites daily, Jan 15 - 29th, and…

Re-scan Channels Info

In accordance with an FCC mandate, WXXV will change frequencies for all three of its stations at 11:59 pm on Sept 5th and be complete by 12:00 p.m. on Sept 6th. Antenna viewers will need to rescan their television channels…

WXXV REDUCED POWER NOTICE

WXXV will be broadcasting at reduced power temporarily due to a lightning strike last night.  Our engineers are working on the transmitter to restore our signal as quickly as they can.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

2019 Primary Mississippi Election Results

Here’s a list of winners based on unofficial results from Tuesday night’s primaries. Governor Republican: Runoff between Tate Reeves, Bill Waller Democrat: Jim Hood Lieutenant Governor Republican: Delbert Hosemann Democrat: Jay Hughes (unopposed) Secretary of State Republican: Michael Watson Democrat:…

School Closings

Severe weather heading into the area this afternoon. School districts have announced early releases. HARRISON COUNTY: Releasing an hour and 30 minutes early, including Gulfport & Biloxi Schools OCEAN SPRINGS: Releasing one hour early STONE COUNTY: Dismissing at 1pm GREEN…

Contests, Mobile Phone, and FAQ

Question: Why does the buttons for the contests not work? Answer: All Contests are designed to work on the Safari, Chrome, and Firefox web browsers if you are using another web browsers the buttons may not work as intended. Android…

UPDATE: Standoff on I-10 in Jackson County over

I-10 is now open after a standoff with an armed man shutdown the interstate Wednesday morning. Police have taken the suspect into custody. Law enforcement agencies were in a standoff on I-10 in Jackson County with an armed man with…

2019 Mardi Gras Parades Schedule & Routes

Here is a list of your 2019 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule for the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Saturday, February 9 Lucedale Carnival Association – Lucedale – 11 a.m. (map) Krewe of the Pearl – Picayune – 2 p.m. (map) Saturday, February…

Hurricane Florence Relief

Are you interested in helping victims of a Hurricane? Below is a list of local opportunities to help those in need. The Salvation Army link helpsalvationarmy.org or 1-800-SAL-ARMY Red Cross link redcross.org Bay Saint Louis Fire Department Where: Fire Station 1 (543…

Your Local Choice Awards 2018

[ss-promo op_id="500725" op_guid="b0577f45-051b-464a-bd8f-2c8b3f315624" routing="hash"] Nominate Your Favorite Local Businesses now through September 7th AND be sure to come back and vote once daily between Sept 17th & October 12th! The top overall vote-getting business will receive a $10,000 marketing schedule…

Early Morning Fire

One man is safe following an overnight fire in Saucier on Highway 67 near Gartman rd. According to officials, around 12:30 this morning a man woke up to fire and smoke inside his camper trailer and managed to escape through…