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 2021-04-23 03:53 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

04/22 Ryan's "Clouds Increase" Thursday Night Forecast...

Today was the last of the week we'll see clear, blue skies, but our cloudy, stormy weather won't last too long into the weekend. The post 04/22 Ryan's "Clouds Increase" Thursday Night Forecast appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-23 03:10 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

PRCC Baseball/Biloxi High alum Nick Skaggs commits to South Alabama...

Today, Pearl River baseball standout Nick Skaggs gave his verbal pledge to South Alabama with just four regular season games left to go in his redshirt sophomore season. That makes the former Biloxi Indian the 13th Wildcat to sign with a four-year school,...

 2021-04-23 03:08 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Former PRCC All-American Isaih Moore transferring to Southern Miss...

A former Wildcat getting back to his old stomping grounds, Isaih Moore is transferring from St. John's to Southern Miss. That reunites Moore with his former PRCC teammate now Southern Miss Point Guard Tae Hardy, the first pair of Pearl River All-Ameri...

 2021-04-23 02:53 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 22nd, 2021...

The CASH 3 draw winning numbers for April 22nd are: 9-9-7. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. The post Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 22nd, 2021 appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-23 02:18 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Pascagoula River Audubon Center celebrates Native Plant Appreciation Week...

Earlier this evening, many gathered at the Pascagoula River Audubon Center to celebrate Earth Day and Native Plant Appreciation Week. The Earth Day after-hours event featured live music, arts and crafts, and a presentation of 'Native Plant Appreciatio...

 2021-04-23 02:03 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Eighth annual Light of Hope Ceremony...

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and Youth Advocates gathered in Diamondhead tonight as they continue their mission to combat abuse. CASA of Hancock County recognized individuals who go above and beyond to protect children in their communiti...

 2021-04-22 22:51 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Movers and Mom: Two Men and a Truck...

Mother's Day is quickly approaching and in honor of the holiday, Two Men and a Truck is once again collecting donations to help moms here on the Coast. As a part of the company's national campaign 'Movers and Moms,' Two Men and a Truck is ...

 2021-04-22 22:46 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

The Claiborne at Gulfport Highlands hosts Senior Job Fair...

The Claiborne at Gulfport Highlands will soon offer upscale community living for our seniors, but that hasn't stopped them from offering help and services to all of South Mississippi's seniors. Today, the facility held a senior job fair where seni...

 2021-04-22 22:41 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Crime Victims' Rights Week Candlelight Vigil...

It's National Crime Victims' Rights Week and today people from all walks of life, including survivors and law enforcement, gathered at First Baptist Church of Gulfport for a candlelight ceremony honoring crime victims and their loved ones. Vanessa...

 2021-04-22 22:38 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Importance of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day...

DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday and drop off sites will be available across the Coast. Singing River Hospital and Biloxi Police Department speak about the importance of the Prescription Drug Take Back Day. With opioid overdose dea...

 2021-04-22 22:36 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Junior Auxiliary of Hancock County hosting Spectrum Social for Autism Awareness Month...

The Junior Auxiliary of Hancock County will host their first ever Spectrum Social in honor of Autism Awareness Month this weekend at Fenton Community Center. The event is a way to bring those in the local community living with autism and their families to...

 2021-04-22 22:32 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Moss Point Mayoral Candidate Billy Knight discusses recent gun violence...

Mass shootings are at an all-time high around the country and right here on the Coast, city leaders have a plan to combat recent gun violence. Nearly 120,000 mass shootings have devastated the country in 2021 with more than 70 people killed in March alone...

 2021-04-22 20:55 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Work on Fort Bayou drawbridge moving forward in Jackson County...

HATTIESBURG, MISS. Work on the Fort Bayou drawbridge is moving forward as crews diligently work to repair and reopen the bridge. The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) closed the drawbridge on March 14 for a repair project and plan to reopen ...

 2021-04-22 20:16 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Singing River Health System honoring Earth Day with a team clean up event...

In honor of Earth Day, employees at Singing River locations across the Coast are taking a break outside to pick up trash they see along their facilities. On Thursday morning at the Ocean Springs Hospital, about 20 staff members enjoyed the crisp spring we...

 2021-04-22 20:04 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Next Day Nutrition hosts Earth Day Beach Yoga and Eats...

Some early birds decided to start their Thursday morning with some beach side yoga in honor of Earth Day. The sunrise yoga session was organized by Next Day Nutrition in Long Beach. They figured there's no better place to celebrate Earth Day than outd...

 2021-04-22 19:31 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Road closure at Harris Drive and Maurine Circle in Gulfport rescheduled...

A road closure at the intersection of Harris Drive and Maurine Circle in Gulfport has been rescheduled. The road closure has been rescheduled from April 26th until April 30th if the weather and the conditions allow it. The intersection will be closed to t...

 2021-04-22 19:26 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Mississippi gov to decide on expanding possibility of parole...

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves is facing a deadline to act on a bill that could make more inmates eligible for the possibility of parole. The state has one of the highest incarceration rates in th...

 2021-04-22 19:20 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

DC statehood approved by House as Senate fight looms...

By ASHRAF KHALIL Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) A decades-long movement to reshape the American political map took has taken a further step. The House of Representatives on Thursday approved a bill to make the nation's capital the 51st state. That&#...

 2021-04-22 19:15 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

High court moves away from leniency for minors who murder...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court made it easier Thursday to sentence minors convicted of murder to life in prison without the possibility of parole. In a dissent, a liberal justice accused her colleagues of gutting earlier decisions that said lif...

 2021-04-22 19:05 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Fatal shooting in Vancleave...

A day long argument between two men led to a fatal shooting in Vancleave Wednesday. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell says 36-year-old Thomas Pearson is charged with murder. Pearson is accused of killing 33-year-old Jeffrey Summerlin of Vancleave. Deputie...

 2021-04-22 16:20 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

USM construction program receives $100,000 grant from state board...

The School of Construction and Design at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) has been awarded a $100,000 grant by the Mississippi State Board of Contractors (MSBOC) that will be used to promote and advance construction education in the state. Dr....

 2021-04-22 04:06 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

04/21 Ryan's "Chilly" Wednesday Night Forecast...

One of the coolest nights we've seen in a while is moving in later, but we'll begin warming from there until our next front moves in Saturday morning. The post 04/21 Ryan's "Chilly" Wednesday Night Forecast appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-22 02:59 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 21st, 2021...

The Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 21st are: 2-9-6. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. The post Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 21st, 2021 appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-22 02:54 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Student Athlete of the Week: Gautier High's Ladrika Jefferson...

The high school powerlifting season wrapped up this weekend, producing several state champions here on the Coast. However, possibly none quite as impressive or strong, pound for pound, as Gautier's 97-pound state champ Ladrika Jefferson, who happens t...

 2021-04-22 02:27 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Lt. Governor Delbert Hosemann begins listening tour...

Mississippi's number two politician is here on the Coast this week meeting with local leaders in the three coastal counties with a look ahead to next year's legislative session and what types of local projects might be on the horizon. Lt. Governor...

 2021-04-21 23:17 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Mississippi Gulf Coast YMCA Healthy Kids Day Preview...

It's almost time for Healthy Kids Day! It's a day full of free fun, a run, snacks, and activities. The Mississippi Gulf Coast YMCA along with Biloxi, Ocean Springs Junior Auxiliary, and Let's Go Gulf Coast is hosting Healthy Kids Day. This eve...

 2021-04-21 23:04 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

D'Iberville High powerlifting team raises the bar as state champs...

Uplifted with school spirit, the D'Iberville Boys and Girls Powerlifting teams made school history. Over the weekend in Jackson, Mississippi, D'Iberville High School competed in the state power lifting competition. For the first time ever, the Boy...

 2021-04-21 22:51 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Remembering the life of Larry Benefield...

Former Harrison County Supervisor Larry Benefield died yesterday after a battle with cancer. Harrison County School District's newly appointed Superintendent Mitchell King spoke about Benefield's life and legacy. "Mr. Benefield was liked by mo...

 2021-04-21 22:37 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Delisle Elementary principal named MDE Administrator of the Year Finalist...

The Mississippi Department of Education has named the finalist for Administrator of the year for 2021 in the state of Mississippi. Opinion writing, the lesson of the day in Ms. Smith's English, language and arts class at Delisle Elementary School. Thi...

 2021-04-21 22:35 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Pass Christian kindergartener's creative handiwork on display...

The creative handiwork of some students is on display at Pass Christian Elementary School. It is spring time, a perfect time of year to learn about animals and their habitats, and some students at PCES are doing just that through their animal habitat proj...

 2021-04-21 22:27 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Vehicle smashed into building on Community Road in Gulfport...

On Wednesday afternoon, a two-car accident on Community Road in Gulfport resulted in one smashing through a building. Five people were in the vehicle that crashed into the building and one was transported by AMR to the hospital with non-life-threatening i...

 2021-04-21 20:21 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

MGCCC cooking up the world's largest jambalaya...

Picture the largest pot of jambalaya you've ever seen and that won't even come close to what MGCCC is cooking up. MGCCC and the campus' seven food pantries are on a mission to set the record for the world's largest pot of jambalaya ever ma...

 2021-04-21 20:02 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

MGCCC students performing show 'Closure' as a fundraiser...

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College's Perkinston Campus is holding a fundraiser for its school of performing and visual arts entitled 'Closure.' On Thursday night MGCCC's Perkettes will be performing 'Closure,' a very emotiona...

 2021-04-21 19:28 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Road work to shut down East Railroad Road and McCaughan Avenue in Long Beach...

Long Beach Public Works crews will be doing repairs to a lift station at East Railroad Road and McCaughan Avenue starting tomorrow Thursday April 22nd at 8 AM. They will have the road shut down and detour signs out to detour traffic to Beach Park and Sout...

 2021-04-21 19:22 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Two teenagers killed in Gulfport shooting...

Two teenagers were shot and killed in Gulfport Tuesday evening. Harrison County Coroner Brian Switzer has identified them as 19-year-old Juan Reginald Harvey Jr. and 18-year-old Teraye Preston. According to our media partner the Sun Herald, Gulfport PD fo...

 2021-04-21 19:03 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Mississippi's recreational Red Snapper season will open Friday, May 28...

BILOXI, Miss. Mississippi's Red Snapper season will open for private recreational anglers and state for-hire vessels at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, May 28, 2021, with an anticipated mid-season closure date of July 5, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. As with previous yea...

 2021-04-21 19:01 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Start times for all Biloxi Shuckers home games announced...

BILOXI, MS The Biloxi Shuckers, Double-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers, officially announced their game times for the 2021 season. During the 2021 campaign, all Tuesday through Saturday games at MGM Park will start at 6:35 pm. For Sundays during the ...

 2021-04-21 17:47 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

04/21 Brantly's "Sunny, Dry, and Cooler" Wednesday Forecast...

Very quiet conditions continue over the next couple of days. High pressure continues slides east across the region, giving us clear skies and calm weather. A dry cold front will be dropping southeast across the region this morning will give us cooler air ...

 2021-04-21 13:38 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Former Harrison County supervisor Larry Benefield dead at 68...

Former Harrison County supervisor Larry Benefield died Tuesday after a battle with cancer. He was 68. Benefield, a 1970 graduate of Gulfport High, was an All-Big 8 selection in football and was part of the 1971 national championship team at Mississippi Gu...

 2021-04-21 03:29 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Mega Millions winning numbers for April 20th, 2021...

Here are the winning numbers for tonight's Mega Millions draw. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. The post Mega Millions winning numbers for April 20th, 2021 appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-21 03:12 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Nine-year-old Bentley Fontan throws out first pitch at D'Iberville high baseball game...

Prior to first pitch at the D'Iberville- St. Martin baseball game, the ceremonial first pitch was thrown out by nine-year-old Bentley Fontan, a third grader at Popp's Ferry Elementary in Biloxi. The D'Iberville baseball team recently raised al...

 2021-04-21 02:46 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 20th, 2021...

The Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 20th are: 4-1-8. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. The post Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 20th, 2021 appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-21 02:38 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

04/20 Ryan's "Sunny & Clear" Tuesday Forecast...

Skies have finally cleared for good and will remain that way for almost the entire week, but that's when rain begins to creep back in.... The post 04/20 Ryan's "Sunny & Clear" Tuesday Forecast appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-21 02:22 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

St. Patrick Senior accepted into two service academies...

Being accepted into one of the U.S. Military Service Academies is a competitive process that even requires congressional nomination. One local high school senior has achieved a rare milestone by receiving appointments from not one, but two of those academ...

 2021-04-21 02:11 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Harrison County Rental Assistance information session...

Through the Cares Act, Harrison County was granted $6 million to distribute to residents for rental assistance. Open Doors Homeless Coalition is heading up the program and is holding information sessions across the county to help renters with the applicat...

 2021-04-21 02:02 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Rollover accident sends one to the hospital in Biloxi...

The westbound lanes of Highway 90 in Biloxi were briefly shutdown this evening following a rollover accident. A little after 6 p.m., Biloxi police responded to a rollover accident on Highway 90 near Beauvoir. Police say the rollover resulted in two other ...

 2021-04-20 23:17 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Commission of Marine Resources returns to in-person meetings...

The Commission of Marine Resources returns to in-person meetings after 12 months of online zoom meetings. COVID-19 changed how state departments meet and interact with the public. As a COVID safety precaution, the Commission of Marine Resources stopped al...

 2021-04-20 23:01 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Inaugural Heroes at Fallen Oak Invitational Golf Tournament...

Today's weather provided an ideal day and way to show gratitude for South Mississippi's law enforcement officers. It was a whole new playing field at the inaugural Heroes at Fallen Oak Invitational Golf Tournament Tuesday morning. Just ask Jackson...

 2021-04-20 22:57 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Gulfport PD investigating shooting near Loposser Avenue and Layton Drive...

The Gulfport Police Department is currently investigating a shooting near Loposser Avenue and Layton Drive. More details forthcoming. — Gulfport Police Dept (@GulfportPolice) April 20, 2021 The Gulfport Police Department is currently investigating a...

 2021-04-20 22:50 

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[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Mission accomplished: New Life Disaster Relief volunteers help Louisiana residents...

It's been one week since a devastating tornado ripped through Louisiana, leaving dozens of homes and other structures in the area badly damaged. Residents in Palmetto, Louisiana got a helping hand thanks to some South Mississippi volunteers. As we fir...

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