Breast Cancer Awareness

Finding the beauty in battling breast cancer

The journey of battling breast cancer is one that’s considered difficult, challenging, and downright ugly. That’s why a few local businesses made it their mission to show one survivor just how beautiful she really is. Meet Jackie Johnson. “I started…

Pink Pearls to Save the Girls

‘Pink Pearls to Save the Girls’ Fashion Show is back for its fourth year at the Scarlet Pearl Casino. The Scarlet Pearl partnered with the Susan G. Komen Foundation to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer research. Sixteen models…

‘Making Strides against Breast Cancer’ walk

We’re all holding out, hoping the weather will be picture perfect for this weekend’s fundraising events in the fight against breast cancer. October is ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Month.’ South Mississippians have railed together, hosting awareness and fundraising events throughout the…

Upcoming Breast Cancer Awareness Events

Dr. John McKee, organizer of Thursday's "Party with a Purpose," and Courtney Anderson, with the America Cancer Society's "Strides Against Breast Cancer" Walk/Run on Saturday, joined us live in the News 25 studio today to discuss their upcoming events.

Gulfport PD raising awareness for breast cancer

The Gulfport Police Department is raising awareness for breast cancer in a unique way. Two police cruisers from the department have been retro-fitted with pink decals including a pink ribbon on the hood. The cruisers will be available for showcase…