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Fire Department Training

Fire Fighters are working to develop a better and more effective response. News 25's Caroline Eaker joins us live with more about the special training.

Southern Strike 2018 is underway

Starting today, Gulf Coast residents will see increased air activity over waterways throughout the area as Southern Strike 2018 intensifies its maritime operations. Southern Strike 2018 is a large scale, joint multinational combat exercise that provides tactical level training for…

Search and rescue dog training

Dogs are not just man’s best friend, they actually play a key role in any search and rescue effort. News 25’s Caroline Eaker was on hand Sunday as some of the pups from the Gulf Coast Search and Rescue Team…

Red Cross training volunteers

South Mississippi residents are taking the extra step to help out the Lone Star state and are training to become Red Cross volunteers. The American Red Cross in Gulfport offered ‘just in time’ classes for those interested in becoming Red…

Bus driver training in Harrison County

Even though the heat still feels like summer, for many students and teachers it is time to step out of the pool and into the classroom. Harrison County School District bus drivers have started to gear up and buckle in…

CPR training for kids

In the event of an emergency would your child know what to do? We hope no child is ever in that situation, but if it were to happen officials want kids to be prepared. That’s why Harrison County Supervisor Kent…

Motor skills competition

Over 70 motor officers across Mississippi are putting their skills to the test during the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Association conference. Officers have been training all week in South Mississippi for this exhibition day. The skills are being tested in…

Emergency Action Plan at Coast Colleges

Any time a tragedy hits a college campus it shakes the students and staff of schools across the country. Today, News 25 caught up with MGCCC’s Perkinston campus to see how they are prepared in case similar situations were to…

Aeromedical Training

News 25's Laurene Callander tells us more about the Aeromedical Training on the Gulf Coast to help our military know what to do in case of an emergency.

Preparing for an Active Shooter Scenario

In D’Iberville, the police department is preparing citizens for one of the worst scenarios they could imagine being caught in: an active shooter situation. Forty-five people attended a presentation at City Hall as officers went over active shooter scenarios that…

Active Shooter Situation Training

Do you know what to do in an active shooter situation? If not the D’Iberville Police Department encourages you to attend a special training tomorrow evening at city hall. Tomorrow’s event aims to prepare residents if they are ever faced…

Eight New Police Officers Start Training

While prayers are going up for our law enforcement officers, eight people are being trained for and by the Biloxi Police Department. An elite group with diverse backgrounds, News 25’s Gina Tomlinson takes us to their first day of training…

State D.A.R.E. Association Conference

D.A.R.E is a program taught in public schools and private schools nationwide, focusing not only on drugs, but also on good decision making and positive lifestyles. All this week, certified D.A.R.E. instructors from across our state and even Alabama are…

NCBC and Gulfport Fire Rescue Training

A few Gulfport firefighters teamed up with some firemen from the Seabee Base for specialized fire rescue training. Together, they’re going through training on what to do in critical situations where they or a fellow firefighter is trapped or in…

Training for Trauma Emergencies

Bleeding out is one of the leading causes of preventable death according to AMR. Today, AMR was at the Long Beach Police Department showing them how to take immediate action in the event they are shot or stabbed on the…

Climb CDC Students Graduate

It may have been a long way to the top for this graduating class, but students say it was worth the climb. The class of 2016 students from Climb Community Development Corporation graduated tonight at the Workforce Institute in Gulfport.…

Emergency Training Exercise

News 25's Laurene Callander tells us about the emergency training exercise, taking place at Gulfport-Biloxi international airport this morning giving first response agencies a sense of dealing with a major aircraft incident.

Federally Employed Women Training in Gulfport

A group of women from across the South Eastern United States are gathering on the Coast to promote the welfare of women working in federal government. The southeastern region of the Federally Employed Women organization has kicked off their regional…

Marine Corps Training

This week, educators from across the south are stepping into the shoes of a United States Marine recruit during a four day mock boot camp. News 25’s Kendra Turley gives us an update on how they’re holding up on base…

Officer Involved Shooting Training

There’s been a recent rise in officer involved shootings, just yesterday in Jackson County a man found himself in the hospital after pointing a gun at officers.