Biloxi Fire Department

Biloxi Fire Department jumps into summer

The Biloxi Fire Department celebrated the Memorial Day Weekend family style at their annual Jump into Summer Festival. The festival featured hourly fire truck rides and interactive fire safety education activities, as well as several of MDOT’s interactive traffic safety…

Annual fish fry at Biloxi Fire Museum

The West End Hose Company’s annual fish fry was held in Biloxi today. The fire museum on Howard Avenue served up some fried fish with all the fixins’. Each plate lunch was $8 and all proceeds benefit the museum and…

Fire Academy registration is open

Little aspiring firefighters will soon have the opportunity to see what it takes to be a firefighter in Biloxi. The Biloxi Fire Department is now taking applications for its Fire Academy Kids Camp. The camp is a fun and educational…

Sprinkle system demonstration in Biloxi

Things got heated in Biloxi today to show the importance of installing a sprinkler system inside your home. Two model rooms were set on fire outside the Gruich Community Center, one with and one without a sprinkler system. The one…

Female Fire Official Makes History a Second Time

A first today for a female in the City of Biloxi. Battalion Chief Michelle Crowley started her first day in the new role. Michelle is now the highest ranking woman in department history. She’s been battling fires in Biloxi for…

Christmas Drive for Kids

The Biloxi Fire Department teams up with the Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services this holiday season. All nine fire stations are now drop-off locations for the DHS Christmas Gift Drive for Kids. DHS needs help in collecting gifts for…

Holiday Cooking Safety

Millions of families across America will have their kitchens working overtime over the next few days. Fire departments usually see an increase in calls this time of year. News 25’s Kristen Durand spoke with the Biloxi Fire Department and shares…

New Hardware for Biloxi Fire Department

The City of Biloxi’s fire fighters will be a little safer and have a little more style after getting their hands on some brand new hardware. Recently, the Biloxi Fire Department received a grant for $25,000 and after getting a…

Turn Your Attention to Fire Prevention

The Biloxi Fire Deparment and American Red Cross say “Turn Your Attention to Fire Prevention” in the month of October was a huge success. Throughout the month of October, Biloxi’s nine fire stations canvassed neighborhoods throughout the city to ensure…

Biloxi Firemen Install Smoke Detectors

The Biloxi Fire Department will soon hit the streets to make sure residents’ homes are protected. Starting this Saturday and the next two Saturdays, Biloxi firemen will roam different Biloxi neighborhoods, knock on doors and offer their assistance with providing…

Shuckers Helping Out

This could be your final week to catch the Shuckers at home as the 2016 season winds down. There’s another reason you should make it out to MGM Park this week. The Shuckers crew is teaming up with the Biloxi…

Biloxi Police and Fire Department Budgets

Both the Biloxi police and fire departments managed to decrease their proposed budgets with fire coming in around $13 million and police rounding out at $16 million for the 2016-2017 year. The main topic for the fire department is adding…

A Better Facility for Ward 6 Firemen in Biloxi

One councilman is taking to Facebook to stick up for the firefighters in Ward 6 who are currently operating out of a failing trailer. Kenny Glavan posted photos of the trailer on Popp’s Ferry Road that sits on cinder blocks…

Biloxi Fire Department Wins the Fill the Boot Challenge

It’s hard to imagine what it is like to walk a mile in a fireman’s shoes. Recently, fire departments along the Coast asked residents to fill their boots for a good cause. This was all part of the Red Kettle…

Fill the Boot Challenge

The Salvation Army is presenting the winning trophy to the Biloxi Fire Department for coming in First place for the Fill the Boot Challenge. News 25’s Laurene Callander joins live with Morgan Shiyou of the Salvation Army with more. [mappress…