Content Tagged 'military'

NCOA Hosts Career Expo for Military Members & Spouses
Thursday, the Noncommissioned Officers Association (N.C.O.A.) hosted a career expo for military veterans, transitioning military members, guard and reserve members, and military spouses. Video Video
Residents React to Bomb Scare in Gulfport
As a safety precaution, residents who live in the area of the explosive scare in Gulfport Wednesday afternoon were told to evacuate their homes immediately due to the threat of the potentially explosive device. Video Video
Military Explosive Found in Gulfport; Round Was Not Live
It was a quiet afternoon in one Gulfport neighborhood until a discovery during a traffic stop caused some panic. Video Video
Military Doctors Can Now Volunteer at Free Clinics in MS
The Bethel Free Health Clinic in Biloxi has been dealing with physician shortages for months now, and a state law has hindered doctors at military bases from volunteering their services since they are generally not licensed through the state. Video Video
Palazzo Says Country Needs to Do More Against ISIS
One of Mississippi's national political leaders, U.S. Congressman Steven Palazzo, says our country needs to do more in the wake of mounting threats by the ISIS terrorist group. Video Video
Everson Shares Ideas About What Will Affect Mississippians
News 25 sat down with Everson to talk about the issues affecting south Mississippians most: the military, education, and unemployment. Video Video
Qatar Representatives Tour Boys & Girls Club
Representatives of the Qatar military tour the Boys and Girls Club of Pass Christian.
Beau Rivage Salutes America's Heroes with Military Appreciation Matinee
Our nation’s military play a profound role on the American lifestyle and life on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Southern Strike 15 Continues on the Gulf Coast
The forces of Rebelania and the People’s Bayou Republic have been locked in a struggle for the neutral territory, Crimsonia. Video Video
Southern Strike 15 Military Exercise Held on Coast
For the next two weeks, the Mississippi Coast will be the site of several battles between opposing forces. Video Video
Coast Honors Veterans with Annual Salute to the Military
About 1,000 service men and women visited the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and were treated to dinner, a show, and a speech from one of the joint Chiefs of Staff. Video Video
Coast Holds 36th Annual Salute to the Military
The Gulf Coast pays tribute to the brave men and women who risk their lives to serve our country. Video Video
Dept. of Defense to Allow Illegal Immigrants to Join Military
This week, the Department of Defense announced they will expand one of their programs and allow a number of illegal immigrants to enlist in the Armed Forces. Video Video
WWII Veterans Weigh In on Current World Issues
World War II veterans, or as some may call them, "the greatest generation in American history," are slowly diminishing. Video Video
Keesler Prepares to Honor 9/11 Anniversary
At a program Wednesday morning, Brigadier General Patrick Higby, Commander of Keesler Air Force Base, discussed the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attack on the United States. Video Video
Keesler Prepares for Possibile Deployment to Middle East
Wednesday night, the nation prepares to hear from President Obama on his plan to handle ISIS. Video Video
Cochran Speaks on Changes in Coast's Military Reserve Units
The Senator spoke to News 25 about changes in the state’s military reserve units. Video Video
Palazzo Weighs In on Military Funding on the Coast
Over the past couple of months, our military has been aiding in humanitarian crises in foreign countries and even at home in Missouri. Video Video
Veterans Find Jobs at Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair
While at the Hiring Our Heroes job fair, News 25 spoke to veterans who are looking to transition to civilian life, as well as to the employers who are looking to hire them. Video Video
Hiring Our Heroes Job Fair Held in Biloxi
When military personnel return home, they often have trouble transitioning from military to civilian jobs, but Tuesday, a job fair at the Biloxi Civic Center looked to help with that process. Video Video
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 74 Decommissions
After nearly 50 years of active service, the fearless Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (N.M.C.B.) 74 decommissioned Friday. Video Video
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 74 Decommissions
As military cuts go into effect around the United States, the Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (N.M.C.B.) 74 at the Gulfport Seabee Base will be decommissioning. Video Video
High Five Tour 2014 Visits Gulfport on Mission to Thank Nation’s Military Families
The Wounded Warriors Family Support Mustang will stop in Gulfport as part of the High Five Tour 2014.
Roger Wicker Speaks Out at Military Affairs Breakfast
Senator Roger Wicker speaks about on how budget cuts to our military are a major concern at a military affairs breakfast. Video Video
Biloxi Officials Aren't Giving Up on C-130Js at Keesler
Biloxi officials say they aren't giving up Keesler’s C-130Js without a fight. Video Video
Ashley Takes Leave of Absence for Hurricane Hunter Training
During the next few weeks our very own Ashley Feaster will be taking a leave of absence.
Local Parents Had Scare During Fort Hood Shooting
A deadly attack on Fort Hood left some local parents fearing for the worst. Video Video
Wicker Supports ‘Hire More Heroes Act’
U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., has cosponsored the “Hire More Heroes Act,” a bill that would give businesses an added incentive to employ veterans or active military personnel who are covered under TRICARE or the VA because they would not have to count them toward Obamacare’s employer mandate.
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