Fourth of July

Fourth of July at MGM Park

The Shuckers are celebrating the Fourth of July with a home game against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos and will soon be lighting up the night with fireworks. News 25’s Taylor Rubach joins us at the game.

Fourth of July celebrations

Fourth of July celebrations started early this morning for many people and will continue as the sun goes down and the fireworks light up the sky. The beach in Biloxi was already filled with people this afternoon escaping the heat…

Reflecting on the cost of freedom

Many people are off today, spending time with family, grilling out, hitting up the beach and baseball games, but today is also a day to reflect on what the Fourth of July really stands for. Not only is it a…

Fireworks safety on the Fourth of July

Fireworks may be a Fourth of July tradition, but they’re also extremely dangerous. Thousands of people, most often children and teens, are injured each year using fireworks. Bottle rockets and sparklers generally cause the most issues. Many people consider sparklers…

Red, White and Brew

On this Independence Day, several local breweries are rejoicing over the newfound freedom they received with the passage of House Bill 1322. Now that the beer makers can sell directly to the customers and with the Fourth of July ranking…

Ocean Springs Fireworks Celebration

Tonight, the City of Ocean Springs got a head start on Fourth of July celebrations. People of all ages covered front beach for the annual firework show. Some chose to watch the show from the shore while others were fortunate…

Ocean Springs fireworks

The fireworks show is wrapping up in Ocean Springs. News 25’s Kendra Turley is at the show on Front Beach with some of the people who enjoyed the show.

Fourth of July travel safety

This Fourth of July weekend went fairly smooth for Mississippi Highway Patrol officers. Highway Patrol Spokesman Chase Elkins says there were no fatalities statewide over the weekend and ten people were arrested on DUI violations. Traffic is still expected to…

Keep pets safe during July 4th

While people are enjoying their Fourth of July holiday with bright, loud fireworks your pets can become scared and run away, trying to find a safe haven. Pets go missing around the Fourth of July more than any other time…

Fireworks shows on the Coast

Saturday: • Back Bay Biloxi, viewed from IP Casino Resort and Scarlet Pearl Casino at 9 p.m. • Waveland, beachside at Coleman Avenue, at 9 p.m. Monday: • Ocean Springs at Fort Maurepas Park, Front Beach 8:45 p.m. Tuesday: •…

Fourth of July safety

With the Fourth of July holiday weekend approaching, now is the time to brush up on firework safety. Today, at the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s annual fireworks demonstration, experts will set off dramatic explosions in Washington, D.C., recreating demonstrations…

Firework Cleanup

Sand Beach Authority crews were hard at work in Harrison County this morning. They were picking up leftover trash from the Fourth of July weekend. News 25’s Laurene Callander reports on the cleanup. What lights the sky on the Fourth…

Stone County Three Percenters Bring BBQ to Vets

For some, the Fourth of July is all about taking the day off, spending time with family and eating some barbecue. For the Stone County Three Percenters, it was all about thanking our vets by serving them barbecue. The Stone…

Corvettes Cruise through the Air Force Retirement Home

What better way to celebrate our nation’s independence than with a parade of cars all made with American ingenuity. As News 25’s Kristen Durand reports, the Gulf Coast Corvette Club rolled out the red carpet for dozens of corvettes and…

Fourth of July Festivities

Monday, the Fourth of July, there will be plenty of free firework shows to catch around the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Fireworks will be shot from Deer Island at 9 p.m. on Monday. Best place to catch them will be near…

Saturday and Sunday Fourth of July Festivities

Waveland’s Fourth of July Fireworks Show is Saturday with music by Category Six. It begins at 6 and lasts until 9 and is free to the public. Biloxi’s Back Bay Fireworks takes place at 9 p.m. on Sunday, put on…

Friday Night Fourth of July Festivities

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend to celebrate the Fourth, there are plenty of options here on the Coast. Tonight, you can catch Toby Keith at the Harrah’s Great Lawn. The concert begins at 7 and tickets…