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Charged With Armed Robbery

Two people suspected in the armed robbery of a Waveland Taco Bell last Thursday have been arrested. Former taco bell employee, 43 year old Retonya Bogan, and her husband, 45 year old Eric Johnson were arrested during a search warrant…

Taco Bell Robbery Thursday Morning

Waveland police are investigating an early morning robbery at a Taco Bell. Assistant Chief Mike Prendergast tells News 25 a female Taco Bell worker was preparing to unlock and open the store around 6:30. A suspect then came up behind…

Missing 16-year-old in Waveland

The Waveland Police Department is searching for a missing female teen and requests your help. Raven Longo, 16, was last seen on December 19, 2016, in Waveland, wearing a white shirt and blue jeans. Raven is 5’ tall and weighs…

12 Days Of Giving To Blood

As blood donations tend to decrease during the holidays, the blood center is partnering with sixteen area businesses to increase donations. Through the 31st, if you donate blood at some local locations, you can enter to win a prize as…

Waveland Loosens Noise Ordinance

The City of Waveland is hoping a new loosened noise ordinance will help attract business development to the city’s downtown area. The new ordinance allows music 85 decibels or less to occur later on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights. Starting…

Fatal Motorcycle Crash

A fatal motorcycle accident in Waveland claimed the life of one Gulfport man this weekend. According to Waveland Police Chief David Allen, around 7 a.m. Saturday, 49-year-old Roy Mitchell was riding his motorcycle westbound on Highway 90 when a vehicle…

Can you Identify this man?

The Waveland Police Department needs help identifying the white male suspect in an active credit card fraud case. Waveland Police Chief David Allen tells News 25 the suspect has a cross tattoo on the inside of his left forearm and…

Monsters Anonymous Premiere

News 25's Bryan Kennedy interviews Jeremy London and Jason Edwards about Monsters Anonymous movie creation and premiere this Saturday, Sept 24th Beacon Theater.

New Waveland Police Station Officially Opens

The new Waveland Police Station is officially open. Officers say it’s been a long time coming after their previous station was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina. Waveland police officers remember that day very vividly. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson sat down with…

Waveland Gets New Police Building

One of those buildings destroyed during Hurricane Katrina was the Waveland Police Department's building, but today will show just how far they've some the Waveland Police Department cut the ribbon on their brand new police department building this morning. Their…

11th Anniversary Of Katrina

Today marks 11 years since Hurricane Katrina ripped through the Coast, devastating the lives of many Mississippians. The category five storm that clocked wind speeds over 120 miles per hour made landfall in Waveland. Hurricane Katrina took the lives of…

Hurricane Katrina Memorial Ceremony

It's been eleven years since Hurricane Katrina ripped through our coast, devastating the lives of many Mississippians. A ceremony dedicated to the anniversary of the storm was held at Waveland’s ground zero hurricane museum this afternoon. Names of the hundreds…

Body Found in Walmart Parking Lot in Waveland

A 73-year-old man was found dead inside of a truck in Waveland this evening. Police responded to a medical emergency in the parking lot of Walmart on Highway 90. When officers arrived on the scene, they found a white male…

The City of Bay St. Louis BOIL WATER ADVISORY

The City of Bay St. Louis has issued a BOIL WATER ADVISORY for parts of the City near the Waveland city limit lines along Old Spanish Trail. Due to a contractor hitting a fire hydrant, the water has had to…

Waveland Body Linked to Recent Homicide

Waveland police gave an update involving the body of Jeremy Fountain, found in a wooded area earlier this week. Investigators now believe Fountain’s death is linked to the recent homicide of Matthew Spooner. While Spooner was found dead in his…

Body Identified in Waveland

The remains found yesterday in the Shoreline Park area of Waveland have been positively identified as Jeremy Paul Fountain, 35 years of age. An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow. It is still early in the investigation of this case and…

Body Found in Woods in Waveland

This morning, Waveland police discovered a man’s partially decomposed body hidden in the woods. The body was found in the Shoreline Park community in a secluded wooded area near the corner of Coral Street and Chesapeake Street. Hancock County Coroner…

Body Found in Shoreland Park Area in Waveland

This afternoon Waveland police discovered a body in a wooded area. Waveland Police Chief David Allen says the body was discovered in the Shoreline Park area off Highway 603. Details are limited at this time, but Chief Allen tells News…

Body Found in Waveland

Waveland Police Chief David Allen confirms officers are on the scene at Shoreline Park where a body was found. Details are limited. News 25 will have more information as it becomes available.

Police Step Up Enforcement

Waveland police say after being notified about multiple threats against officers they're beefing up patrols today and Saturday. A Waveland Police Officer tells me the threats involved possible attacks and potential death to officers. Lieutenant Mac Cowand of the Waveland…

Krewe of Nereids Parade

It was a big party in Waveland as the 49th annual Nereids Parade rolled through the streets. The parade started at 1 o’clock and ended in front of the West End Restaurant. Parade goers caught beads, cheered and watched as…

Shooting at a Barber College in Waveland

Police have now identified the gunman in the Waveland shooting that took place earlier this afternoon at a barber college. News 25’s Kendra Turley brings us the latest from that investigation. What was supposed to be a typical day of…