earth day

Celebrating 50 years of Earth Day!

Today marks 50 years of Earth Day and while we have been celebrating this day for a while, we have never had an Earth Day quite like this one. According to Earthday.org during the first Earth Day back in 1970,…

Scarlet Pearl is going green

In honor of Earth Day, Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort is launching a new environmentally friendly initiative that they hope will spark a change. The Scarlet Pearl is going green to help the environment. Hotel, Food, and Beverage Vice President Roy…

Earth Day 2019

Save the bees, plant some trees, clean the seas, love the Earth. It’s Earth Day. Two local environmentalists stopped by today to spread the word on preserving this great planet.

Earth Day celebration in Gautier

A variety of Earth Day events and celebrations took place over the weekend with Gautier kicking things off on Saturday. Jackson County Animal Shelter, as well as other vendors, celebrated Earth Day at George Martin City Park. There were numerous…

Pascagoula Run's Paddle Race

75 kayakers, canoeists, and paddle boarders dipped their paddles into the Pascagoula River Saturday morning and engaged in a friendly paddle race. The Pascagoula run brings together all river race enthusiasts for a 12 and half mile race beginning at…

What’s the oldest oak tree on the Coast?

In honor of Earth Day, here’s a little South Mississippi trivia: what’s the oldest oak tree on the Coast? The giant historic live oak at Mary Mahoney’s in Biloxi states the iconic tree is over 2,000 years old. Patriarch is…

Great American Cleanup

The city of Biloxi calls on the community to pitch in and volunteer to make the city a cleaner place. The annual Great American Cleanup in Biloxi kicked off Sunday and spreads to this Saturday. The week-long event encourages volunteers…

Great American Cleanup

News 25's Laurene Callander tells us about the Great American Clean up happening all this week and ending on Earth Day to help support a healthy environment.

Students Celebrate Earth Day

Local students used resources right here in south Mississippi to celebrate earth day a bit early. 8th graders at magnolia middle school spent the entire morning at several activity stations at the Pascagoula River Audubon Center. Volunteers with chevron talked…

Students Celebrate Earth Day

News 25's Laurene Callander tells us about students celebrate Earth Day learn about nature at the Pascagoula river Audubon Center.

Renew our Rivers Campaign

Today, Mississippi Power put the power of Earth Day in their hands for the seventh annual Deer Island Clean Up. News 25’s Laurene Callander has the details on the company’s Renew our Rivers Campaign. It is as simple as 1,…

Explore The World Around You

News 25's Bryan Kennedy interviews Anne Pitre about helping around the coast for Earth Day and Explore The World Around You event on April 23rd at the Scranton Nature Center at 11 am to 2 pm.       [mappress…