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Road Safety During The Holidays

With many people hitting the roads to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday it’s important to be safe and pay close attention to the roads. Travel experts have predicted that this year about 53.4 million people will be traveling which is…

Christmas events get a virtual start in Biloxi

In Biloxi, the holiday season is usually marked with hundreds of children marching and gathering through downtown Biloxi in the annual Children's Christmas parade and Christmas on the Town Green. This year, to help make the season festive yet safe,…

Police offer holiday safety tips

The Christmas season officially kicked off in Biloxi this week and with more festivities planned, Biloxi Police are asking everyone to keep safety in mind while enjoying the season. "Crime tends to rise as the criminals take advantage of all…

Holiday Safety Tips

With Christmas quickly approaching, Biloxi police wants everyone to enjoy themselves while also keeping safety in mind. Crime tends to rise as criminals aim to take advantage of the hustle and bustle of this time of year. Remember to always…

Holiday car safety tips

As the holiday season ramps up, it’s a good time to make sure your vehicle is in prime condition. If you’re planning on making a road trip during the holidays, it’s recommended that you get a multi-point inspection done before…

Gulfport getting ready for ‘Harbor Lights’

It might not like seem like it, but the holiday season is almost here. The City of Gulfport is getting ready for their big event. If you drive past Jones Park, you’ll notice that crews are hard at work setting…

GULFPORT MAYOR'S YOUTH COUNCIL DELIVERS VALENTINE'S DAY CARDS

The Gulfport mayor's youth council spent time this week hand-making valentines for community members who might not get one otherwise. They knocked on their doors, with cards in hand. In hopes of showing these senior citizens they are remembered and…

Gulfport Christmas festivities

The City of Gulfport is ready to get into the Christmas spirit starting tomorrow. The Gulfport Christmas Parade will begin at 6 p.m. on Saturday. Before it begins the whole family can visit Sugarplum. Sugarplum will start at 3 p.m.…

Holiday traffic in Mississippi

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says it has all available troopers working during the Fourth of July. The two-day enforcement period is today and Wednesday. Patrol spokesman Chase Elkins says checkpoints are being set up to find drivers who are impaired…

Memorial Holiday Weekend traffic

Although potential severe weather is forecast for the weekend, there are many people traveling for the Memorial Day Weekend holiday. With an increase of cars hitting the roads, it’s important to keep safety in mind. News 25’s Veronica Bayona is…

People enjoy Labor Day holiday on the Gulf Coast

It’s been nice to finally see some sunshine and with the beautiful weather, dozens of locals and tourists took advantage of the sunshine for the Labor Day holiday. Families took their kids and loved ones to enjoy a nice day…

Enjoying the holiday

The rain held off long enough for friends and family to enjoy their day off outdoors. Living on the Gulf Coast, people have the chance to take full advantage of the beach. Whether it’s taking the boat out, swimming or…

Confederate Holiday

State Government Offices will be closed today here in Mississippi and in Alabama for Confederate Memorial Day. Georgia used to mark the holiday, but removed the Confederate reference in 2015. Now, the last Monday in April there is simply called…

Keeping Pets Safe During The Holidays

In addition to your kids, pets should be on your radar as well this holiday weekend. Pets can be just as curious as children and want to get a closer look at all the gift wrap and shiny decorations. Extension…

Holiday Closings

We want to remind you of closings that could affect you waste pro garbage pickup will run on their normal schedule. Government offices will be closed today and Monday across the coast. U.S. District Court will be closed Monday and…

Post Office Deadlines for Holiday Rush

Next week will be the busiest of the year at post offices and some of the heaviest days for mail delivery. This holiday season the post office expects to process and deliver nearly 16 billion cards, letters, and packages. Monday…

22nd Annual Holiday Tree Gala

During this holiday season you can take a walk through a winter wonderland while browsing for books in Bay St. Louis. The 2016 Holiday Tree Gala is underway and 56 uniquely designed trees are on display throughout the entire Bay…

Christmas On The Water

Following Christmas on the water boat parade. Hundreds of people looked on as the twinkling boats made their way from the Biloxi Pier Point to Cadet Pier and back again. The Boats decorated in Christmas lights paraded along Mississippi sound…

Downtown For The Holidays Pascagoula

Tonight you can get into the Christmas Spirit in Pascagoula for the annual downtown for the holidays. The festivities kick off at 5 with opening ceremonies on the steps of the Pascagoula Library. In addition to shops staying open later…

Ocean Springs Holiday Events

Ocean Springs is also getting into the Christmas spirit. There will be plenty of holiday events going on in the city. The annual tree lighting at Marshall Park is tonight at 6 p.m. On December 2nd and December 3rd there…

Giving Tuesday

Now that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are over, today is Giving Tuesday. After the long holiday weekend of shopping and deals, Giving Tuesday is a day Americans are urged to volunteer or make donations to local, national and international…