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Severe Weather Preparedness Week

Today kicks off the first day of Severe Weather Preparedness Week in Mississippi. A top priority for the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is building a new ‘culture of preparedness.’ This is to ensure that every Mississippian is ready for any…

End of Watch Ceremony

Forty-five years ago today, Harrison County Deputy Earl Wesley Phillips was shot and killed in the line of duty. Gone, but certainly not forgotten. News 25’s Toni Miles takes us to Floral Hills Cemetery in Gulfport where law enforcement, family,…

Counterfeit suspects

Biloxi police are asking for help identifying suspects who paid for food with counterfeit money. The suspects entered the Waffle House located at 111 Reynoir Street. The two ordered their food and paid the bill using a counterfeit $100 bill.…

Highway 90 pedestrian overpass construction

Motorists on Highway 90 will start to see the beginning of construction for a pedestrian overpass connecting MGM Park to the Beau Rivage. Site work began today on the overpass, just west of Caillavet Street. The first work in this…

Coast native David Ishee’s investiture ceremony

From city court to state justice, officials are celebrating Gulf Coast native David Ishee’s appointment into the Mississippi Supreme Court. A ceremony officially welcoming Justice Ishee into this new honorary position was held in Long Beach today. A proud room…

Railroad crossway safety concerns

Yesterday we brought you breaking news about a van that was struck by a Kansas City Southern Train on the railroad crossway on Beach Boulevard and 25th Street in Gulfport. Today, a local Long Beach man reached out to News…

Arrested for armed robbery

Four Alabama residents including a 15-year-old girl have been charged with armed robbery after reportedly holding up a man in a St. Martin hotel room where the victim thought he was meeting a woman with whom he’d met through social…

Pedestrian killed in Gulfport

A woman is dead after an early morning accident in the area of Highway 49 and Landon Road. Gulfport police responded to the single vehicle accident around 5 this morning. A Toyota pickup truck struck the 44-year-old woman. Gulfport police…

Black Male Found Hanging From Tree in Mississippi

On February 8, 2018 the Scott County Sheriff’s Department received a call about a deceased 21 year-old black male found hanging from a tree.  Scott County authorities contacted the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation to assist in this case on February…

Train and van accident in Gulfport

A mini-van collided with a train in downtown Gulfport this evening. It happened on Beach Boulevard by 25th Avenue. The driver of the mini-van said he saw the lights of the railroad crossing and heard the horn, but did not…

Vehicle burglaries in Biloxi

Biloxi police is asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects related to the burglary of multiple vehicles. The Biloxi Police Department received complaints of numerous vehicle burglaries in the 1800 block of Beach Boulevard during which time various items…

Valentine’s Night cruise aboard the Betsy Ann

Tonight, 150 passengers sailed off into the night from the most romantic city in America aboard the Betsy Ann Riverboat. The Betsy Ann is the one and only paddle wheel boat on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Tonight, Captain Michael White…

Biloxi named most romantic city in America

If you celebrated Valentine’s Day in Biloxi, you can now say you have celebrated your love in the most romantic city in America as of 2018. OpenTable, an online restaurant-reservation service company, named Biloxi number one in their ’25 Most…

Valentine’s Day Surprise

Bay Cove Assisted Living residents wanted to make sure no one went without a valentine including those at the Biloxi Police Department. Dozens of officers welcomed the seniors who were eager to hand out bags of treats to the local…

Valentine’s Day at Bay Cove Senior Center

Valentine’s Day is about expressing your love for the people you care about. New 25’s Jaylon Morris witnessed firsthand at the Bay Cove Senior Care Center in Biloxi how love stands the test of time. Love has no age limit…

Anniversary of Missing sailor in Jackson County

It was Valentine’s Day 1995 when a Navy sailor in Jackson County went missing. According to Pascagoula police, Ronald Duck Jr. was alive during the early morning hours on February 14th, 1995 when he was scheduled to board the U.S.S.…

Regions Bank robber arrested

On February 14, 2018 at approximately 11:30 am an off duty Gulfport Police Officer observed a male who matched the description of the Region’s Bank robbery suspect in the area Crossroads Shopping Center. The off duty officer approached a nearby…