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Soul of the Coast: Biloxi Beach Wade-Ins

As Black History Month marches on we continue to honor the struggles, sacrifices, and achievements African-Americans nationwide made to ensure equal rights for all. Here...
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Concerns mount for inmate civil rights

The families of some of the inmates in Mississippi prisons continue to demand answers from the federal government about civil right violations and living...
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Biloxi Beach Wade-in Remembrance Tribute

Sixty years ago, the Biloxi Beach Wade-in was led by Dr. Gilbert R. Mason. It was an act of civil disobedience that marked the beginning...
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Biloxi Beach Wade-In Remembrance Program

Sixty years ago, a wade-in took place in Biloxi that played a huge role in the Civil Rights Movement. On Tuesday, May 14th, the...
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Remembering Bloody Sunday

The community is remembering the African-American protesters who took a stand against segregation 59 years ago. That protest turned violent and became forever known...
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Historic marker unveiled during Wade-In Ceremony

Today marks 58 years since the historic beach wade-in protest that led to integration on Mississippi’s public beaches. A memorial ceremony was held in...
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Mississippi remembers Martin Luther King Jr.

Today marks 50 years since Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was killed in Memphis, Tennessee.  News 25’s Jaylon Morris spoke with...
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Remembering the Biloxi Wade-Ins

The Biloxi Beach Wade-ins are described as one of South Mississippi’s most significant, historical Civil Rights events. News 25’s Kendra Turley takes us inside...
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Wade in remembrance ceremony

The City of Biloxi is remembering the men, women, and children who stood up for civil rights on Biloxi Beach. News 25’s Kendra Turley joins...
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Vernon Dahmer Memorial Exhibit

In 1966, the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan firebombed the Dahmer family’s home in the Kelly settlement a few miles north of...