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World Series of Wheelchair Softball

Today some serious athletes rolled into Biloxi and no amount of rain could stop them from putting on a show. The World Series of Wheelchair Softball is taking place in Biloxi on the grounds of the Coast Coliseum and these…

D'Iberville Warriors

News 25's Bryan Kennedy interviews Eric Collins about the D'Iberville Warriors High School Football Team and their Schedule.

Sea Wolves Reunion Party

Hockey may not be officially back in South Mississippi, but the Coast’s favorite team will be in town on Friday. The Island View Casino Resort is hosting a Sea Wolves reunion on Friday at their Gulf Breeze Bar. A number…

Standout QB Preparing for Season

The Mississippi Gulf Coast is known for its football stars, but one Coast quarterback is blazing his own trail, on the verge of breaking numerous state passing records. News 25’s Bryan Kennedy headed out to Bay St. Louis recently and…

Wheelchair Softball World Series Returns

The Wheelchair Softball World Series returns to the Coast tomorrow and they’re coming back bigger than ever. USM’s Institute for Disability Studies has teamed up with Metro Area Community Empowerment to present this year’s 40th anniversary games. The series is…

USA Women’s Team Inspires Local Gymnasts

The 2016 Summer Olympics bring not only excitement, but inspiration to local gymnastic academies. News 25’s Kendra Turley caught up with gymnasts at Lanier’s School of Gymnastics in Gulfport where they are in the process of training potential Olympic gold…

Learning the Ropes to Rugby

Swimming, track and field, gymnastics: those are all sports we know are common with the Summer Olympics, but after decades away, Rugby has returned to the games. News 25’s Bryan Kennedy got suited and booted to hit the pitch with…

Local Gymnasts on Olympics Excitement

The Summer Olympic Games bring not only excitement, but inspiration to local gymnastic academies. News 25’s Kendra Turley joins us from Lanier’s School of Gymnastics in Gulfport where they are in the process of training future Olympic gold medalists.

“Our Love Affair with Baseball” Series

Baseball was back at the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum today as the “Our Love Affair with Baseball” all-star luncheon series continued. Today’s speaker was Steve Smith, the winningest coach in the history of athletics at Baylor University in Texas. Smith spent five…

Sports Betting in Mississippi

Sports betting could be the factor that pushes Mississippi over the top when it comes to casino revenue. This year, fantasy sports have brought sports betting to the forefront of the gambling conversation. The president of the American Gaming Association,…

Hometown NFL Legend Makes Hall of Fame

Former NFL Quarterback Brett Favre will make the official list of big names in football history on Saturday when he is inducted into the Hall of Fame. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson visited his hometown in the Kiln where he’s very…

Olympic Torch Arrives in Rio

It’s the final countdown to the start of this year’s Olympics. The iconic Olympic Torch arrived in Rio De Janeiro today. The flame traveled by boat and the torch arrived at the naval school this morning. It will pass through…

Arcia to the Big Leagues

Former Biloxi Shuckers and Milwaukee Brewer top prospect Orlando Arcia got the anticipated call up to the big leagues. Tonight, he made his debut. The shortstop was called from Triple A Colorado Springs last night and is starting at shortstop…

Saints Summer Camp in West Virginia

The New Orleans Saints were on the practice field in West Virginia as their training camp continues. The Saints first pre-season game is set for Thursday, August 11th against the New England Patriots. The first home game of the regular…

Saints Sign WR Nicks

The New Orleans Saints added former New York Giant wide out Hakeem Nicks to a one year deal. Nicks tweeted a photo of the Saints logo today, which his agent Peter Schaffer later confirmed meant his pairing with the Saints.…

Saints Help Flood Victims in West Virginia

The New Orleans Saints opened their 2016 training camp a little differently this year. Rather than the usual conditioning test, Head Coach Sean Payton had the team help clean and repair a park in West Virginia ravaged by flood waters.…

Former MLB Player Barry Lyons on Set

It’s that time again. Each Wednesday, we welcome former MLB catcher Barry Lyons to the set. He’s here to tell us about who will be speaking this coming Friday at the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum Exhibit “Our Love Affair with Baseball.” This…

Christmas in July at MGM Park Tomorrow

The jolly man in the red suit will be coming to the Coast a tad sooner than usual. Tomorrow, the Biloxi Shuckers are hosting Christmas in July at MGM Park. Santa Claus and his little helpers will be on hand…

Tori Bowie: Mississippian Olympian

Tori Bowie is from Sand Hill, Mississippi. All of our state will be rooting for her at the Olympics next month. Tori is one of the fastest sprinters in the United States, but it’s the slow pace of her hometown,…

18th Annual Gulf Coast Beach Bash

The St. Thomas Community Center in Long Beach was packed with black and gold tonight. Southern Miss Head Football Coach Jay Hopson, assistant coaches, football players and even Seymour the mascot and the Southern Miss cheerleaders joined alumni and fans…

Coach Farris Talks Baseball

Today’s guest speaker at the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum’s “Our Love Affair with Baseball” luncheon was Coach Cooper Farris. Farris is originally from Corinth, Mississippi but moved to the Coast when his father took a coaching job with MGCCC. Farris played baseball…

USM Beach Bash Tonight

College football season is a little over a month away, but tonight you can kick off the season a little early. Southern Miss is hoping to get fans into the football spirit with the annual beach bash on the Gulf…