As COVID-19 cases decline and vaccination rates increase, Seabees in Gulfport will now have more freedom as the Naval Construction Battalion Center in Gulfport eased COVID-19 restrictions on and off the base.
After the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System received 2,500 COVID-19 vaccines for the week, organizers and health care officials sprung into action to organize mass vaccination sites in Pensacola, FL and the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi.
The "My Life, My Story" project seeks to document the accomplishments of the veterans they serve. Wednesday, the VA program honored Lee Cody of Long Beach, who worked tirelessly to find justice for a woman he didn’t even know.
Amy Delcambre's husband, Air Force Reserve Tech Sgt. Sean Delcambre died in August 2019 from cancer, a cancer she believes was caused by exposure to hexavalent chromium during the time he worked at Keesler’s 403rd Maintenance Wing.
The 700-foot ship looms large on the horizon, and so does its mission to the Port of Gulfport - one of four Strategic Seaports under the command of the 842nd Transportation Battalion in Beaumont, Texas.