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Grant Me Hope: 13-year-old Kaylee in Mississippi looking to be adopted

(WXXV) — 13-year-old Kaylee has been waiting over a year and a half for a permanent home. We spent some time with Kaylee at Jones...

Mississippi Workforce and Hiring Expo

Chief Workforce and Economic Development Officer Kimberly Hall joins us to discuss the Mississippi Workforce and Hiring Expo. There will be pnline pre-hiring expo sessions...

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...

Daniel Selover named Gautier’s Chief of Police

GAUTIER, Miss. (WXXV) — Daniel Selover has been named chief of police for the City of Gautier, City Manager Paula Yancey announced. “Danny has more...

Grant Me Hope: 13-year-old Lyric hoping to be adopted by family that will “accept her as their own”

Every Monday, WXXV features a child from Mississippi hoping to get adopted. 13-year-old Lyric has been in foster care for over two years. She would...

Distinguished Gentleman of Ocean Springs organize schools supplies giveaway over weekend

OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (WXXV) — With the pandemic affecting many families financially, paying for school supplies for the new school year may be a...

Volunteers distribute 550 bags and boxes of food to Gulfport community over the weekend

GULFPORT, Miss. (WXXV) — The Gulfport community banned together Saturday morning to bring food to hundreds of people in the midst of the coronavirus...

Longtime Gulfport resident celebrates 90th birthday with drive-by parade

GULFPORT, Miss. (WXXV) — Betty Price must have been doing something right over the year to have the turn out she did for her...

What’s on the menu at Magnolia House? Executive Chef Kelly English explains.

We're no doubt in the hot summer months, and while many of us are staying home in the midst of the pandemic, we're also...

Mississippi’s Sales Tax Holiday is Friday, July 31 to Saturday, Aug. 1. Here’s what’s eligible to be tax-free.

(WXXV) — Mississippi's sales-tax-free weekend will take place over a two-day period from Friday, July 31 to Saturday, August 1, 2020. According to the Mississippi...

Pearl River Community College announces plans for fall semester

POPLARVILLE, Miss. (WXXV) — Pearl River Community College has announced its plans to safely welcome back students to its Hattiesburg, Poplarville and Waveland locations...

Mom to Mom: Tooth Fairy Pillow

Today on Mom to Mom, we’re going to show you a fun project to get your little one excited about the tooth fairy.

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University of Southern Miss takes a bite out of Shark Week

Sunday kicked off the Discovery Channel’s notorious ‘Shark Week’ and the University of Southern Mississippi decided to swim into the frenzy by creating their...
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‘Transforming your Organization’s Culture’ seminar

This week is your final chance to participate in a free zoom webinar called "Transforming your Organization’s Culture: the Building Block of a Belonging...
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The Cool Kidz Club connecting and equipping local children

Equipping, empowering, and connecting our local children who will be tomorrow’s leaders, just a few of the reasons a South Mississippi woman has started...
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Mississippi Aquarium update amidst COVID-19

The Mississippi Aquarium in Gulfport delayed the original grand opening a few times. The aquarium is now set to open August 29th. The Mississippi Aquarium...