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Gulfport Seabee commander 'fairly confident' numbers will remain
Military cuts have hit the Naval Construction Battalion Center just like most other bases.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
403rd Wing Commander issues comment on Flying Jennies
Monday, Lauren Walck and Paul Hampton wrote of Keesler Air Force Base's 815th Tactical Airlift Squadron -- known as the "Flying Jennies" -- losing its hiring freeze .
Tue Jul 29, 2014
South MS military families shop for free school supplies
A Texas-based organization wants to ease one burden for military families as they prepare to send their children to school next week.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
"Flying Jennies" lose hiring freeze, remain in limbo
The U.S. Air Force has rescinded restrictions on the 815th Tactical Airlift Squadron, also known as the Flying Jennies, allowing it to replace personnel.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Around South Mississippi
Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast will dedicate the new home of Ednearl "Sally" Epps today from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at 4518 Tram Street, Moss Point.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Around South Mississippi
The White Avenue main gate onto Keesler Air Force Base, along with the visitor center, will be closed from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. today for railroad maintenance.
Railroad crossing closings continue through the weekend
Thursday, the crossing at Keesler Air Force Base's White Avenue Gate will close until around 6pm Saturday.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Air Force combining training for first time
The C-130J is around 100 feet long with a wingspan that covers almost half of a football field.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Joint training mission puts versatility of C-130J on display
Keesler Air Force Base's Hurricane Hunters didn't see it that way. Flying a joint medical training exercise called Operation Magnolia Medical Enroute Care, the Hunters simulated a much-larger storm crashing into the Coast, causing injured civilians in need of aeromedical evacuation.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Taps is a hit with Keesler's neighbors in Biloxi
When Keesler Air Force Base decided to play taps nightly across the whole base on its "big voice system," a news release was sent out that apologized for any inconveniences.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Picture-perfect Independence Day across South Mississippi
Make sure to save pictures from Friday's celebrations because there might not be another Independence Day with such perfect weather.
Stars and Stripes
Keesler welcomes new commander of 2nd Air Force
Brig. Gen. Mark Brown told himself he'd never use the term "dream job," but he just couldn't help himself Thursday morning.
Air & Space
Long before anyone dreamed up the Next-Generation Air Transportation System - using signals from satellites some 12,000 miles above Earth to keep airplanes from running into one another - the job of returning military aircraft from murky skies required pilots to do something they loathed: let other folks, like air traffic controllers, boss them ... (more)
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Riding for the military: Patriot Tour stops at Gulfport's Armed Forces Retirement Home
A day before Independence Day, about 80 Harley-Davidson motorcycle riders roared through the gate and down to the front of the Armed Forces Retirement Home to give a unique salute to the veterans.
Keesler welcomes new commander of Second Air Force
Keesler Air Force Base welcomed Brig. Gen. Mark Brown as the new commander of the Second Air Force during a ceremony in front of the Levitow Training Support Facility.