COVID-19

Cinemas close nationwide, Disney postpones 'Black Widow'

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. movie theaters have closed nationwide due to the coronavirus pandemic. It's an unprecedented shutdown for nearly all of the country's 40,000-plus screens. The largest chains had tried to remain open even as Hollywood postponed its…

City of Moss Point declares State of Emergency

In the wake of the newly identified coronavirus, the City of Moss Point is taking precautionary measures to protect citizens, guests, and other stakeholders. Moss Point Mayor Mario King is encouraging everyone to use our online portal and telecommunication systems…

COVID-19 cases confirmed in the three coastal counties

The number of Coronavirus cases in Mississippi has climbed to 21 on Tuesday with cases reported in all three coastal counties, according to the State Department of Health. According to our media partner the Sun Herald, the numbers reported Tuesday…

Feeding kids during school closure

Many students in the Ocean Springs School District rely on their school lunches each day. With the recent school closures due to the Coronavirus, there are many families unsure of how they will feed their children lunch. This is why…

The Salvation Army Kroc Center closes due to coronavirus

The Salvation Army Kroc Center Mississippi Gulf Coast elected to close, as COVID-19 cases in South Mississippi increase. "In light of the national developments and rapidly changing conditions regarding the spread of COVID-19 (commonly referred to as coronavirus), the Kroc…

Coronavirus pandemic impacting local businesses: How you can help

Just in the last week, nationally we’ve seen cancellations of sporting events, concerts, and political rallies. Not to mention, the Federal Reserve announcing a zero percent interest rate this weekend. All of this is affecting our nation’s economy. News 25’s…

Mississippi Power temporarily suspending service disconnections

As the impact of COVID-19 continues to spread, Mississippi Power assures customers of its comprehensive plans and procedures in place to ensure the continuation of service. Mississippi Power temporarily suspended service disconnections for customers, meaning service will be maintained until…

All MHSAA competition and practice suspended through March 29

CLINTON — To protect the health and safety of our students and communities, the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) is suspending all sanctioned contests and activities due to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Mississippi. This policy was put in…