Author: Laurene Callander

Hang out with Habitat

You have an opportunity to repel from the IP Casino and help build a home all through Habitat for Humanity. Hang out with Habitat is a fundraiser which allows participants to raise a thousand dollars and in return repel from…

Breakfast with the Mayor in Biloxi

Mayor Andrew ‘FoFo’ Gilich spoke passionately about the science behind the sand solution on Highway 90 plus updated a crowd on the infrastructure project during Breakfast with the Mayor. Mayor Gilich demonstrated the project using small blocks of the seawall…

Shoplifting suspect dead in Biloxi

One man is dead after an officer involved shooting in Biloxi this morning. Officers responded to a shoplifting call at the Home Depot on Cedar Lake Road shortly before 8 a.m. After receiving a suspect and vehicle description, officers spotted…

One Coast Tags

News 25's Laurene Callander interviews Chris Vignes about applying for One Coast Tags to support local communities.

Nate damages Margaritaville

Hurricane Nate shut doors to Margaritaville while crews repair damages to the resort. The year old family hot spot closed Sunday after Nate caused problems to their elevators and escalators. The roof was also damaged from strong winds and rains,…

Man injured in Gulfport shooting

One man is in the hospital after being shot at an apartment complex in Gulfport. Police now have the suspect in custody. Around 11 a.m. police responded to a reported shooting at the William Bell Apartments on 65th Avenue. Officials…

Move Debris Curbside

Biloxi officials are reminding residents to kick debris to the curb to make waste pick up a smoother process. News 25's Laurene Callander joins us live in Biloxi with what you need to know.

Meet ‘Pluggie’ at the Gulfport Fire Department

Gulfport Fire Department introduces their new toy ‘Pluggie’ to a group of kids from Christian Collegiate Academy. ‘Pluggie’ is a life-size robotic fire hydrant which talks, moves, and most importantly teaches kids about fire safety. Students were in awe over…

Traffic for Gulfport Music Festival

With the two days of Gulfport Music Festival combined into tonight only, traffic may be a concern for concertgoers as well as Cruisers here on the Coast. Additional police officers will be staffed at the event which is expected to…

Country Cruisin’ Breakfast

The Long Beach Yacht Club made sure cruisers did not start their day on an empty stomach. The annual Country Cruisin’ Breakfast offered eggs, bacon, grits, and a beautiful view over the harbor. One cruiser drove his 1941 Ford Ambulance…

Country Cruisin' Breakfast

At Long Beach, you can have a plate full of scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy with a Chevy Chevelle on the side. Starting at 7 this morning, cruisers can head over to the long beach yacht club for their Country Cruisin' Breakfast.

Need For Donating Blood: Live Report

Hundreds of people lined up outside Las Vegas Blood Centers to roll up their sleeve and donate blood to the victims of Sunday night. News 25's Laurene Callander joins us live with more on the need for donating blood across…

Clean streets for Cruisers

Volunteers sweep the streets, making two Coast cities squeaky clean for the start of the 21st annual Cruisin’ the Coast. Members of every department in the City of D’Iberville pitched in to clean the streets this morning in preparation for…

Make-A-Wish raffle truck

You can be the owner of a 1936 Ford pickup and it may only cost you ten dollars. Every year, Cruisin’ the Coast raffles off an antique vehicle with all proceeds heading to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. This year’s vehicle is…

Papa John’s hurricane relief donation drive

Papa John’s in South Mississippi is teaming up with the Biloxi Police Department to bring much needed supplies to Beaumont, Texas. The town is still reeling from the destruction of Hurricane Harvey weeks after the natural disaster struck land. The…

Upgrades To Three Properties

Multiple properties are getting a make over in the city of Biloxi including one that was damaged by a fire over a year ago. News 25's Laurene Callander joins us live with more.