Biloxi Fire Department

ESCI conducts study for Biloxi

Looking for ways to improve is always important, especially when it comes to first responders and keeping residents on the Coast safe which is why the Biloxi Fire Department requested and received a federal grant to bring in the Emergency…

Biloxi firefighter receives huge award

Everyday firefighters put their life on the line for complete strangers. Recently, many Biloxi firefighters were honored for their heroism, including one who was awarded one of the department’s highest honors. Only three firefighters in the Biloxi Fire Department’s history…

Biloxi firefighters honored for heroism

Two Biloxi firefighters were honored for their heroism this weekend. Deputy Chief Andy Mason was awarded one of the department’s highest honors, the Phil McCabe Five Bugle Award. Mason’s award was announced during the fire department’s annual awards ceremony. Also…

Grand opening of new Biloxi Fire Station 10

The Woolmarket community is now a little bit safer with the addition of a new Biloxi Fire Department. Today was the grand opening of Biloxi Fire Station 10, the Rousseau Fire Station. This station was named after former Biloxi Firefighter…

Fire dog reporting for duty in Biloxi

The Biloxi Fire Department has added a new spotted member to its staff. Say hello to the newest addition to the Biloxi Fire Department, Jack. Jack is a one-year-old Dalmatian. He started at the fire station less than a week…

Biloxi Fire Department hosts fundraiser

Today some members of the community had a homemade meal with our local heroes. The Biloxi Fire Department hosted a ‘Firefighters Relief Fund Lunch and Raffle’ today.  The money raised from this event went to the Firefighters Relief Fund which…

Biloxi Fire hosting a plate lunch benefit

Everyday firefighters risk their lives to help our community. Now is your chance to give back to them. The Biloxi Fire Department will be hosting a plate lunch and raffle to benefit the Biloxi Firefighters Relief Fund. The fund is…

‘Fill the Boot’ donation drive rescheduled

The weather has caused the Biloxi firefighters to reschedule their mission to ‘Fill the Boot’ to continue next week. Biloxi firefighters were out in full force at three city intersections, including the one at Porter Avenue and Highway 90, to…

Biloxi Fire Department’s ‘Fill the Boot’ Drive

The Biloxi Fire Department is warming up for their annual ‘Fill the Boot’ Drive. Each year, firefighters ask people to help them ‘fill the boot’ to raise money to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Continuing a 65-year tradition, these Biloxi…

American Red Cross seeks volunteers

The American Red Cross needs your help! They are looking for volunteers to help canvas neighborhoods in Biloxi. This is all a part of the Red Cross’s new campaign called ‘Sound the Alarm.’ Volunteers are needed to help install fire…

Biloxi Fireman’s Day Parade this weekend

It’s a tradition that is nearly 120 years-old: the annual Biloxi Fireman’s Day Parade. It’s a way to honor and learn more about our local heroes. According to Chief Joe Boney, this historic parade has marched on every year since…

Fire Station 10 near completion

The new Fire Station 10 on Old Highway 67 in Biloxi is near completion. Biloxi Fire Chief Joe Boney gave us a tour of the new station. It’s equipped with a spacious kitchen, designated gym room, multiple bedrooms, and an…

Biloxi Fireman’s Day Parade

It’s been a local tradition since 1886: the annual Biloxi Fireman’s Day Parade. This tradition is making its way back to the Gulf Coast in just a few short weeks. This year, the parade’s lineup has been changed. It will…

New push for Biloxi firefighters

Have you always wanted to fight fires and help out your community as a first responder? Well, you may be in luck because the Biloxi Fire Department needs you to step up. They are currently accepting applications. To push for…

New technology for Biloxi Fire Department

The Biloxi Fire Department debuted new technology for their fire boat. The Flir System was recently installed for Biloxi’s newest boat the Serena G. The Flir is a state-of-the-art sonar system that can detect heat signatures. The system can read…

Kids Fire Academy begins in Biloxi

Little firefighters from across the Coast filled the Biloxi Fire Department today for the start of the Kids Fire Academy. While campers get to dress like firefighters they also learn the importance of fire safety and prevention. Do you have…