Fire Department

Private plane makes emergency landing at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

45 views – Ashleigh Fortenberry – 2022-03-07 17:33:02

A scary moment at the - International Airport as a private plane made an emergency landing overnight.

Five individuals are unharmed after a small private plane had to make an emergency landing at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport Sunday night.

Deputy Fire Chief Kermit Watson and the Combat Readiness Training Center were on scene for the landing. “It came in on approach and…

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Harrison County Fire Department offering firework safety tips

237 views – Ashleigh Fortenberry – 2021-12-28 17:30:12

It’s almost time to celebrate the start of 2022, but before we light up the night sky, the is offering firework safety tips.

Fire Chief Pat Sullivan says you have to know the do’s and do nots of the fireworks you’re handling. If you’re unsure, he suggests asking the people selling the…

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Biloxi firefighters collecting toys for Kentucky children

245 views – – 2021-12-17 08:33:00

, Miss. (WLOX) – It’s going to be a difficult Christmas for some families in the mid-south following deadly tornadoes. But you have chance to brighten the sprits of children in the heartland.

The is collecting toys to deliver to kids in Kentucky for Christmas, and they need your help. You can drop off a new, unwrapped toy at any Biloxi fire station between now and…

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Biloxi Fire Department holds toy drive for Kentucky kids

156 views – WXXV Staff – 2021-12-16 17:51:36

Former Fire Chief Joe Boney teams up with the to ensure kids in Kentucky get Christmas after a devastating tornado robbed them of everything.

The tornado last Friday took everything from the town of Mayfield. Former Fire Chief Joe Boney feels that families in the tornado’s path are focused on…

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Biloxi Fire Department growing beards for cancer awareness

144 views – – 2021-12-13 21:48:38

Things are looking a little hairy at the in an effort to raise money for male cancer awareness and prevention.

Beginning in November, Biloxi firefighters were able to donate $20 to grow a beard, something the department doesn’t typically allow.

After paying the initial buy in, firefighters are allowed to keep their facial hair until someone donates…

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Multiple crews respond to large house fire in Pass Christian

300 views – Rick Gogreve – 2021-11-15 17:39:39

The received a call this morning about a large house fire on Terrace Drive.

The call came in at 8:20 this morning and units dispatched. A man and his dog were inside the house at the time of the fire, but were able to escape by jumping out a window.

When dispatch arrived on the scene, they…

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Pascagoula Fire Department helping their brothers in need

Biloxi - Local News Feed Images 012 – Sabria Reid

The has a booth inside the Fair Convention Center selling raffle tickets to raise money for brothers in need.

The five-dollar raffle tickets will be available for sale throughout the length of the fair from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. each night until October 27th.

Cash donations to help the…

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Gulfport Fire Department begins wrapping up Hurricane Ida recovery drive

154 views – Rick Gogreve

The is wrapping up its One Coast, One Recovery supply drive this week for southeastern Louisiana.

The supply drive began collecting items in September to help Hurricane Ida victims recover from the storm.

The department recently added school supplies to the supply list to give to kids in LaFourche…

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Pascagoula Fire Department hosting Ida supply drive

162 views – WXXV Staff

All kinds of organizations in South Mississippi are doing their part to help Hurricane Ida victims. One of those organizations is the .

They’re collecting cleaning items, personal items, and food items. They’re bringing the items to a distribution center in Houma, Louisiana on Friday.

Along with…

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The City of Gulfport ratifies the next fire chief

149 views – Sabria Reid

’s City Council has ratified the pick for the the next Chief, Billy Kelley.

Current Gulfport Fire Chief Mike Beyerstedt will serve his last day on October 1st and he then plans to serve as the general manager at Windance County Club in Gulfport.

Deputy Chief Kelley has served with the Gulfport Fire…

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