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Harrison County investigating suspicious mobile home fire

Harrison County Fire Rescue is investigating a mobile home fire that has been ruled suspicious. Firefighters were called to a fire at Landon Road and...

Local organizations team up to give turkeys to law enforcement and first responders

Today Lighthouse Assisted Living and Memory Care in Jackson County showed their appreciation to the Ocean Springs fire and police departments by gifting turkeys...

Harrison County firefighters, law enforcement officers assisting Louisiana first responders after Laura

Personnel from Harrison County Fire Rescue and various Harrison County law enforcement agencies and are in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana with the primary purpose of...

How Biloxi Fire Department is keeping you safe during COVID-19 pandemic

Everyday firefighters work to keep our community safe, but now they have another battle to fight: COVID-19. Emergencies do not stop because of a global...

Man escapes house fire in Long Beach; blaze damages home, shed and vehicle

LONG BEACH, Miss. (WXXV) — One man escaped a house fire Tuesday night in Long Beach. According to authorities, the fire broke out at a...

New push for Biloxi firefighters

Have you always wanted to fight fires and help out your community as a first responder? Well, you may be in luck because the...

Mississippi firefighters take action with Senate bill to protect first responders

According to the International Association of Firefighters, 76% of firefighter line-of-duty deaths in 2018 were caused by cancer. The increase in job related-illnesses has...

Firefighters remember fallen heroes

First responders put their lives on the line every day to protect our community. The Coast will always remember the two heroic firefighters who...

Meet “Pluggie”

Gulfport fire department introduced their new toy "Pluggie" to a group of kids from Christian Collegiate Academy. Pluggie is a life size robotic fire hydrant...

Trench rescue training in Gulfport

Firefighters in South Mississippi are brushing up on their trench rescue skills right here in Gulfport. Trench rescue involves sides caving in or a person...

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City of Moss calls special meeting following Mario King’s plea

With the removal of Mario King from office, the Moss Point Board of Alderman called for a special meeting this afternoon. On the agenda was...
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Local teachers react to COVID-19 vaccine eligibility

Who is next in line for the COVID-19 vaccine? Teachers and first responders step right up. Governor Tate Reeves announced the two groups are now...
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MSDH reports 669 new COVID-19 cases and 28 new deaths

The Mississippi State Department of Health has reported 669 new COVID-19 cases and 28 new deaths including two in Harrison County and one in...
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Gulf Coast Amtrak service on track to return in 2022

A company official says Amtrak passenger service along the Gulf Coast is on track to return in 2022 and could come in the early...