Breast Cancer Awareness

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…

Real Men Wear Pink

Most of us know someone who has been impacted by breast cancer. With October being ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Month,’ some men on the Coast are picking up their pink to help raise funds and awareness in the fight against breast…

Pink Pearls to Save the Girls raises $30,000

The Scarlet Pearl Casino has parlayed its annual ‘Pink Pearls to Save the Girls’ fundraiser into $30,000 to help in the fight against breast cancer. The D’Iberville casino once again set the stage this October for its 3rd annual fundraiser…

10th annual Think Pink Big Red Night

Harrison Central High School presents their 10th annual ‘Think Pink Big Red Night.’ The event takes place Thursday, October 25th. At 5:30 there will be a powderpuff game and admission will be $3. From 6 to 8, admission will be…

Mammothon event at Keesler Air Force Base

Keesler Air Force Base was covered in pink today for their eighth annual Mammothon. The cancer screening and preventative health fair holds walk-in screenings for multiple types of cancer and chronic diseases in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Those…

Burpees for Breast Cancer Challenge

Fight the good fight, never give up: these two statements represent those in the battle against breast cancer. Participants at the Seabee Base in Gulfport tested their will power in the burpees for breast cancer awareness. For three years now,…

Bras across the River fun run/walk

Something you don’t see every day when you drive past the Highway 613 Bridge in Moss Point are bras hanging along the side, except for Saturday that is. The 2018 Bras across the River fun run and walk was filled…

Law enforcement raise money for breast cancer awareness

Law enforcement from across the Coast came together to help raise money for the American Cancer Society and breast cancer awareness. The event was introduced by members of the Department of Marine Resources in conjunction with the organization Real Men…

Pink Pearls to Save the Girls

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Several people have been raising awareness and now the Scarlet Pearl joins as well. News 25's Bryan Kennedy interviews Christel Fritzsching and Vicki Haskins about the Pink Pearls to Save the Girls event at…

Pink Pearls to Save the Girls fundraiser

Tomorrow, the Scarlet Pearl will recognize those who have survived breast cancer, those still facing it, as well as those who have lost their lives to it. The casino is setting up for the second annual Pink Pearls to save…

Bench press for breast cancer awareness

One local business is preparing to pull their weight in an effort to take the load off of those affected by breast cancer. Southern Elite Fitness in D’Iberville is gearing up for the Penny by the Pound Breast Cancer lift-a-thon…

Pink Dress Run

In the midst of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, one special event took place in Gulfport this afternoon. The Pink Dress Run was held at Chandeleur Island Brewing Company to raise money and awareness for breast cancer. Dozens of community residents…

Think Pink Week at Harrison Central High School

It’s Big Red Night at Harrison Central High School. Food, games, and fun and it’s all for a good cause. News 25’s Taylor Rubach attended the event and has more on their Think Pink Week benefiting breast cancer awareness. Pink…

Pink trash cans along Highway 90

If you’ve been driving down Highway 90 in Harrison County you might have noticed a little more color along the beaches. That’s because Harrison County has painted the trash cans pink. The reason for this is because October is Breast…

Bel-Aire Elementary School Wins Breast Cancer Challenge

Bel-Aire Elementary School is making major strides in the fight against breast cancer. The Gulfport elementary school’s gym was filled with pink this afternoon as kids chanted, shook pink pom-poms and held up signs that read ‘let’s beat cancer.’ The…

Breast Cancer Survivor Honored in Biloxi

Breast cancer survivor and Biloxi native Paulette Leaphart was honored at the Biloxi City Council meeting today for making a more than 1,000 mile walk to Washington, D.C. topless. Leaphart was surrounded by friends and family as she received the…

Plant It Pink Ocean Springs

Today the Ocean Springs Garden Club planted pink flowers with an important message. The ladies of the club placed the pink snapdragons in the shape of a ribbon for breast cancer awareness.The flowers are outside of the Singing River Imaging…

Real Men Wear Pink

This is the first year for the "Real Men Wear Pink" campaign here on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The American Cancer Society has teamed up with 20 prominent local men to wear pink. This is an effort to increase awareness…

Jeepin' the Coast

Jeepin' the Coast Topless is an annual event to benefit breast cancer.

Interview with Liz Gaulke with the American Cancer Society

This is the first year for the “Real Men Wear Pink” campaign on the Gulf Coast. The American Cancer Society has teamed up with 20 prominent local men to wear their pink in an effort to increase awareness and raise…