Camp Shelby

Gulfport native to take command at Camp Shelby on Saturday

Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center will host a change of command ceremony to welcome Gulfport native Col. Richard L. Weaver, the center's new commander, and also to celebrate the accomplishments of outgoing CO Col. Bobby M. Ginn. The ceremony…

Camp Shelby celebrates 100 years

For 100 years Camp Shelby has been training and preparing soldiers to serve and protect our nation. The camp, which lies in South Mississippi, plays a role in every one of our nation’s conflicts and to celebrate 100 years of…

Homeland Security Chooses Mississippi

The Department of Homeland Security selects Mississippi as a new base of operations for its drones. Much of the evaluation of how to best use the devices will be done right here in South Mississippi. Mississippi State University will lead…

Reopening of the Mississippi Armed Forces Museum

Governor Phil Bryant was in South Mississippi today. He delivered the keynote address for the reopening of the Mississippi Armed Forces Museum at Camp Shelby. The reopening ceremony took place at 10 a.m. on the museum grounds. The museum was…

Bomb Threats Investigated at Camp Shelby

Camp Shelby in Hattiesburg received two bomb threats today via phone call. The first call came at 8:30 a.m. and the second followed shortly after at 10 a.m. The soldiers who received the calls reported the incidents through their chain…

Live at Camp Shelby

Military and law enforcement in the Hattiesburg and Perry County areas are on high alert after a second shooting near the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center.

Shots Fired at Camp Shelby

Just before noon today, soldiers training at Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center reported hearing shots fired near the training post.