Vigil

USM holds 24 hour veterans memorial vigil

Cadets from the University of Southern Mississippi are holding a 24 hour vigil at the Veterans Memorial Wall in Hattiesburg. This event is held each year, 24 hours before the city holds its annual Veterans Day Program.…

Vigil held for missing Pass Christian man Joey Moran

The daughter, father, and sister of Joey Moran held a vigil yesterday at Neco’s Marketplace in Pass Christian, almost a year after Moran went missing. On July 14th, 2019, the 47-year-old Pass Christian resident Moran went missing. He was reported…

Remembering Madison Harris

Tonight the community mourns the loss of Biloxi High School student Madison Harris who was shot and killed earlier this week. News 25’s Victoria Bailey has more.

Vigil in honor of Cruz Johnson

This afternoon, a community gathers to honor the life and memory of Cruz Johnson in a candle light vigil. Last night, we reported Johnson was shot and killed on 47th Avenue just after 9 a.m. News 25’s Victoria Bailey is…

Remembering Zae Crain

Tonight, family and friends have gathered to remember the life of Zae Crain, the former Gulfport High School football player. News 25’s Kristen Anzuini is at the candlelight vigil with more.

Vigil for Zae Crain set for tonight

Wednesday Gulfport High graduate Zae Crain died in a tragic car accident. Tonight, the community will come together to remember him. Crain, as well as former Admiral Jeremiah Braziel and Harrison Central alum Keon Moore, now teammates at East Mississippi…

Vigil held for 17-year-old drowning victim

Hundreds of people came together to remember Carson Hall. Family members, friends, and classmates gathered on the football field at Sacred Heart Catholic School Sunday. They released lanterns in honor of the 17-year-old, a recent graduate of the school.

Remembering Shawn Martin

Friends and family of Shawn Martin are in Pascagoula tonight remembering and honoring his life. The body found in Moss Point on April 13th was Shawn Martin, who had been missing since March 21st. News 25’s Gabby Easterwood is in…

Remembering Ke’myrah Jefferson

Tonight, community members, friends, and family came together to remember and celebrate Ke’myrah Jefferson at a vigil held at the same scene where she lost her life. Many came out to remember her, saying Ke’myrah really touched their lives. News…

Candle light vigil for Tree of Life victims

The South Mississippi community is mourning the loss of those who tragically lost their lives at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday. Tonight, they joined hand-in-hand with one another, paying their respects at a candle light vigil…

Vigil for Virginia

In Biloxi Sunday, dozens of people attended a vigil for the woman who was killed during the rally in Virginia at the Biloxi Visitors Center pavilion to show their solidarity to those in Virginia. Speakers also stepped up to talk…

Beach vigil for Gunner Batia

A beach vigil will be held tonight for 20-year-old Gunner Batia, the Vancleave man who was found dead on the beach in Biloxi Saturday morning. According to authorities, Gunner drowned while wade fishing. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson has more.

Fallen Officers Candlelight Vigil

Tonight, state leaders will honor the men and women who died in the line of duty while protecting our communities. As a part of national police week, attorney General Jim Hood along with police chiefs from across the state will…

State Flag Prayer Vigil: Live Report

News 25's Laurene Callander tells us about the Prayer vigil for the state flag scheduled for Noon at Biloxi City Hall, before tonight's council meeting.

Candlelight Vigil Sunday At Busch Park

In honor of the four victims who lost their lives in Tuesday’s tragic accident, an east Biloxi resident is organizing a candlelight vigil this weekend in memory of those involved in the incident. The vigil will take place at 6:30…

Vigil for Kimberly Watts

Today marks two years to the date that Kimberly Watts was murdered in her own Long Beach home. To this day, no one has been arrested for the crime. Watts was a nurse and a mother. She left behind a…

Prayer Vigil For Injured Sailor

Dozens plan to pray for John Harrison and show support for the family during a prayer vigil tonight. The vigil will be held at Jones Park from six to seven p.m. organizers will pass out pledge cards as a way…

Beach Vigil for Trevues Martin

Trevues Martin would have turned 21-years-old today. News 25’s Kendra Turley takes us to the shores of Gulfport where friends and family gathered to celebrate his life. A prayer to end violence throughout the City of Gulfport as the community…

Beach Vigil for Gulfport Shooting Victim

Trevues Martin would have turned 21-years-old today. News 25’s Kendra Turley joins us from Gulfport where family and friends of the victim are set to hold a memorial in his honor.

Gulf Coast Vigil for Dee Whigham

Although many people along the Coast did not know Dee Whigham personally, local organizations felt it was not only appropriate, but necessary to honor her. Organizers lit rainbow assorted candles to remind those of the LGBT community to continue shining…