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Real Men Wear Pink campaign

Since 1993, participants in the Making Strides against Breast Cancer program have helped raise more than $800 million to create a world free from breast cancer. Twenty-two men on the Gulf Coast are taking a stand in this year’s Real Men Wear Pink campaign. Each Real Men Wear Pink ambassador commits to raising at least […]
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Penny the horse returns home

A rare disease that survives in birds and mosquitoes has affected a rare horse in Ocean Springs. Penny the horse returned today after a nine day recovery at the George County Animal Hospital. The chocolate palomino was diagnosed with eastern equine encephalitis after her owner noticed major weight loss and fatigue in the horse. This […]
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Horse with rare deadly disease on the Coast

Eastern equine encephalitis, a rare disease caused by infected mosquitoes, has affected a horse in Ocean Springs near the high school. News 25’s Tanner Stewart takes to the Meadows Farm with the horse and his owner.
4 months ago
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Could heavy backpacks be causing back problems

Could the backpack your child takes to school cause long term back or spine problems? News 25’s Gina Tomlinson spoke with a local chiropractor who weighs in on the topic. Millions of students are walking the halls, some of them without knowing they could be carrying with them an increasing problem right on their shoulders. […]
4 months ago
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Attorneys for SRHS retirees petition Fifth Circuit

The attorney’s representing 240 retirees in the Singing River Hospital pension plan filed a petition for a rehearing with the Fifth Circuit Appeals to seek different rulings. The petition filed by Earl Denham and Harvey Barton requests an en banc hearing before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals which would require the case be heard […]
4 months ago
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Parker’s Purpose BBQ Benefit

A barbecue event was held Sunday for a special cause in Moss Point. Parker’s Purpose is a nonprofit organization based out of Moss Point. They donate care boxes to local hospitals and provide support for mothers with stillborn babies. Each dollar donated toward the organization goes toward a mother and her family. Stillborns and infants […]
4 months ago
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City of Gulfport Back to School Health and Wellness Fair canceled for tomorrow

Due to the inclement weather projected for tomorrow, the City of Gulfport has decided to cancel the Back to School Health and Wellness Fair tomorrow (Saturday, August 5th) at the Barksdale Pavilion in Jones Park. However, they will handout the drawstring backpacks and jump ropes and limited school supplies at the last movie night of […]
4 months ago
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Little girl with fatal disorder needs help

A three-year-old girl from Ocean Springs has been fighting a rare and potentially fatal genetic disorder and doctors say her body could shut down before her tenth birthday. Since her diagnosis, Willow’s family has been on a mission to save her life and now they’re rallying the community to help with the fight for her […]
4 months ago
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National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month which is an annual observance held to highlight the importance of vaccination for people of all ages. Vaccines have reduced and in some cases eliminated many diseases that once killed or harmed infants, children and adults. With the school year rapidly approaching and flu season around the corner, August […]
4 months ago
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Mosquito Control steps up in Harrison County

The first West Nile Virus death of the year in our state is now on record causing concern especially after mosquitoes in one area of Harrison County recently tested positive for the virus. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson shows us what local professionals are doing to decrease the dangers associated with mosquitoes here on the Coast. […]