Hurricane Harvey

Prayer service for Hurricane Harvey victims

The Gulfport Ecumenical Fellowship is putting together a prayer service for Hurricane Harvey victims. News 25’s Taylor Rubach is at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Gulfport and tells us more about the service.

Lowe’s employees go to Texas

On the 26th of August, Lowe’s Home Improvement store announced a $500,000 contribution to American Red Cross Disaster Relief to help provide food, emergency shelter, and relief supplies to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. However, the generous donation is not…

Locals rescue Hurricane Harvey victims

Some fellow Mississippians went the extra mile to help Texas and took a trip to the flooded areas and ended up rescuing more than 80 lives. News 25’s Taylor Rubach caught up with some members of the crew and has…

Large support from community at Harvey shrimp boil

All the proceeds from a shrimp boil in Gulfport are going straight to families devastated by Hurricane Harvey. There were long lines of support at St. Joseph Hospice this morning. The shrimp boil was a chance to stack up donations…

Locals rescue Harvey victims

Captain Ronnie Daniels just made it back from Texas this afternoon. He stayed behind and rescued people. News 25’s Taylor Rubach joins us in Pass Christian with Captain Daniels to tell us more on their rescue mission.

Benefit shrimp boil for Harvey victims

Donations for Hurricane Harvey victims keep pouring in from all over the Coast. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson joins us from Gulfport to show us where you can stack up support for Houston while piling up your plate.

Ocean Springs schools give back

As Southeast Texas continues to struggle following Harvey, one local school district is reaching out a helping hand. The Ocean Springs School District has adopted Kolter Elementary School in Houston to help bring the school back on its feet. The…

Pascagoula adopts Texas city in need

The City of Pascagoula is calling on the community to lend a hand to Hurricane Harvey victims after adopting a city in Texas in need of help. Donations are starting to pile up for League City, Texas where around 83,000…

Salvation Army deploys to Texas

Rescue efforts are still underway as the remnants of Hurricane Harvey continue to batter Houston and East Texas with torrential flooding. While the Lone Star State is still in rescue mode, relief efforts are also continuing to roll in. News…

Operation Relief for Texas

City leaders are not the only one’s getting involved with helping those in need in Texas. Operation Relief is a group of South Mississippi residents who collect supplies and monetary donations for disaster relief. The group traveled to Louisiana last…

Long Beach taking donations for Dickinson, Texas

The City of Long Beach adopts the City of Dickinson in an effort to spread some relief to the small town in Texas. The city is suffering from historic flooding from Hurricane Harvey. Residents can donate baby items, cleaning supplies,…

Gulfport donation drive nearing an end

Gulfport officials kicked off a supply drive earlier this week and Coast residents wasted no time donating toward our neighbors in need. Trucks full of supplies are showing up to various locations in Gulfport to help aid Hurricane Harvey victims.…

Salvation Army lends a hand

As flood waters continue to rise, it’s extremely dangerous and impossible in some parts to send relief into Louisiana and Texas. The Salvation Army in South Mississippi is doing what they can to help and Major Gary Sturdivant says money…

Ingalls donates to Harvey relief

Huntington Ingalls Industries is donating $50,000 to the American Red Cross to help assist with the recovery from Hurricane Harvey. In a statement President and CEO Mike Petters said, “We have 650 employees in Texas and we want to help…

Katrina anniversary and Harvey prayer memorial

It was an emotional remembrance of Hurricane Katrina plus a prayer of hope and faith for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. That was the mission of this morning’s gathering at the Ground Zero Hurricane Museum in Waveland. Hancock County first…

LIST: Local Hurricane Harvey Donation Locations

Are you interested in helping victims of Hurricane Harvey? Below is a list of local opportunities to help those in need. Bay Saint Louis Fire Department Where: Fire Station 1 (543 Main Street) or Fire Station 2 (9998 Hwy 603)…

Flights to Houston canceled at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

All flights to Houston, Texas are canceled out of Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Today, United Airlines canceled all three flights traveling to Houston from Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. Harvey is now a tropical storm bringing torrential…

Coast resident helping Houston

As rain continues to fall over southeastern Texas, many in South Mississippi know all too well what people in the Lone Star state are going through and have teamed up to help bring relief to the hurricane ravaged state. Rusty…

One Coast collection drive

South Mississippi residents are putting their helping hands together for the flood victims in Texas. Donations are being collected at the corner of Highway 90 and 30th Avenue in Gulfport. Accepted items include number ten size cans of corn, beans,…

Gas prices jump after Harvey

Get to the pumps while you can, gas prices are expected to rise thanks to Harvey. According to CNN, gasoline spiked seven percent Sunday night after the storm devastating the Gulf Coast forced the shutdown of at least ten refineries…