Author: Kendra Turley

Second annual Big Band Gala for Babies

Big band for a big cause! Coast residents dressed up in their best 30s and 40s attire for the Gulfport Women’s Resource Center’s largest fundraiser of the year. Tonight marked the second annual Big Band Gala for Babies which features…

Tax-forfeited property sales

Tax-forfeited properties in Hancock County raised more than $192,000 over the past seven months. Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann says the money will be distributed in eight different ways. The Publics Land Division held an online property auction from April…

Big Band Gala for Babies

The Women’s Resource Center is warming up for its biggest fundraiser of the year: the second annual Big Band Gala for Babies. News 25’s Kendra Turley joins us from Biloxi with details on what to expect tonight.

Local Doctor Charged in Compounding Pharmacy Fraud Scheme

A Biloxi-based physician was charged today for his role in a multi-million dollar scheme to defraud TRICARE, the health care benefit program serving our nation’s military, veterans, and their respective family members. U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst, FBI Special Agent in…

Autumnfest

News 25's Kendra Turley interviews Jim Van Cleave and Cliff Burris about Autumnfest.

My School Color Run

News 25's Kendra Turley interviews Dr. Brian Barkley and Taja Cunningham about the My School Color Run at Magnolia Middle School in Moss Point. Registration ends by Oct. 12th the event is on Oct. 28th at 7:30 am.

Motion hearing Thursday morning for SRHS case

There are several ongoing motions regarding the Singing River Health System case, including one taking place tomorrow morning. A motion hearing in front of Judge Bell in Jackson County Court will focus on two major concerns involving the retirees. The…

Climb CDC Recruitment For 2017-2018

News 25's Hank Davis interviews Rachelle Ramsey about the Climb CDC Recruitment for 2017-2018 located in Gulfport at 1316 30th Avenue. Individuals ages 16-24 are eligible call 228-864-6677 or visit climbcdc.org for more information.

Youth Speed & Agility Clinic

News 25's Kendra Turley interviews Brittney Reese about the Youth Speed & Agility Clinic on Sept 23rd at Gulfport Highshool. Registration is at 10:30 am with a $40 registration fee for ages 8 and up. Clinic starts at 10:30 am…

Coastal Airwheel Tours

News 25's Kendra Turley about Linda Walker about Air-Wheel Tours in Ocean Springs. To book your tour you can visit their website at coastalairwheel.com or call 228-313-2612.

‘Rock n Roll Over’ tickets on sale

The Humane Society of South Mississippi hosts one large fundraiser each year and this year’s event takes on a 60’s theme. Each year, it takes the shelter over two million dollars to provide high quality services and compassion to over…

BREAKING: Bank Robbery in Biloxi

Biloxi Police are currently investigating a bank robbery at Bancorp South on Pass Road. The incident happened just before 11 a.m. Authorities describe the suspect as an older white male wearing a white polo, khaki pants and a white cap.…

Gulfport donation drive nearing an end

Gulfport officials kicked off a supply drive earlier this week and Coast residents wasted no time donating toward our neighbors in need. Trucks full of supplies are showing up to various locations in Gulfport to help aid Hurricane Harvey victims.…

LIST: Local Hurricane Harvey Donation Locations

Are you interested in helping victims of Hurricane Harvey? Below is a list of local opportunities to help those in need. Bay Saint Louis Fire Department Where: Fire Station 1 (543 Main Street) or Fire Station 2 (9998 Hwy 603)…

Free haircuts for the community

Many people say ‘if you look good, you feel even better.’ That’s why one local organization did its part to make sure Gulf Coast students returned to school confident about their appearance. The Mount Olive Lodge in Gulfport partnered with…

School Bus Safety

A school bus catches fire on a California freeway. Two Houston teenagers die after their school bus crashes in Texas and just hours away from the coast, two Mississippians killed on the scene after plowing their suv into a school bus in Collins, Mississippi. These are just some of the recent school bus incidents in the past couple of weeks.

Water barrier at Garden Park Medical Center

If you’ve passed by Garden Park Medical Center recently you may have noticed a little bit of construction. The facility is in the process of installing a water barrier around the perimeter of the building. Due to low elevation in…

National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month which is an annual observance held to highlight the importance of vaccination for people of all ages. Vaccines have reduced and in some cases eliminated many diseases that once killed or harmed infants, children…

National Night Out in Bay St. Louis

An initiative to increase awareness about police programs in communities took place nationwide tonight. News 25’s Kendra Turley takes us inside tonight’s National Night Out campaign in Bay St. Louis. Hancock County emergency personnel took the night off from the…

Teacher grants and appreciation dinner

Tonight, the Hancock Chamber of Education Committee will award close to $5,000 in classroom grants during the 11th annual Teacher Appreciation Dinner. The event recognizes over 200 educators with door prizes donated by area businesses. Organizers say the purpose is…