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Fixing up the Saenger Theatre in Biloxi

The Saenger Theatre in Biloxi is getting a facelift of sorts, fitting for any structure that’s 92-years-old. Today, crews moved seats from the theatre’s auditorium to make way for the next phase of renovations: new scaffolding. Signs of water…

Update on Saenger Theatre in Biloxi

Great news coming out of the City of Biloxi regarding the historic Saenger Theatre. The City of Biloxi is one step closer to restoring and renovating the theatre as construction continues with the fly tower, roof, and…

Saenger Theatre construction update

Construction progress is ramping up at one of Downtown Biloxi’s historic buildings and a major arts hub. If you pass by the Saenger Theatre now, you’ll notice tarps have been removed and you can see construction workers performing repairs on…

Multi-million dollar renovations coming to Navy Lodge

The Navy Lodge on the Seabee Base in Gulfport is getting a facelift. Thirty rooms at the Navy Lodge are undergoing $2 million worth of renovations. The rooms are getting a complete makeover with new floors, lighting, appliances, countertops, and…

Renovations begin on Saenger Theatre in Downtown Biloxi

Today is the day that city officials and those who value the historical significance of Downtown Biloxi have been waiting on: the first day of work on the renovations to the Saenger Theatre. This is only the beginning stage for…

Update on Saenger Theatre renovations

Good news for those looking forward to the renovated Saenger Theatre in Biloxi. A bid was awarded for work to start on the exterior renovations for the theatre including the roof, fly tower, and installing a new air conditioning unit.…

Greyhound Stadium renovations nearly complete

A renovation project for Ocean Springs High School’s Greyhound Stadium is almost complete. The nearly $4 million dollar project is wrapping up, just in time for the start of football season. Many consider it to be the best time of…

Saenger Theater in Biloxi remains untouched

Three Saenger Theaters within driving distance have been renovated, but the one in South Mississippi is dark with a leaky roof and safety hazards. Our media partner, the Sun Herald, reports that millions of dollars have been spent to renovate…

$16.8 M awarded to NCBC for renovations on dining facility

The Naval Construction Battalion Center’s enlisted dining facility has not seen any upgrades since 1974, but soon that will all change. $16.8 million was recently awarded to the base for a complete renovation. Currently their facility is undersized and is…

Saenger Theatre to undergo renovations

$1.5 Million of the City of Biloxi’s $14 million bond issue was approved to address renovations for the Saenger Theatre. These renovations will include a modification of the fly tower, roof replacement, replacing the H-VAC system, and sealing the building’s…

Chick-Fil-A in Gulfport closing for renovations

One of the Gulf Coast’s most popular fast food restaurants will be closing, but only for a little while. Chick-Fil-A is closing its Gulfport doors for a six week renovation beginning Friday. A larger kitchen will be installed as well…

COMMUNITY REACTS TO BILOXI PROJECTS

One of the long list of projects going on around Biloxi is the renovation of the Saegner theatre. Around 200 events are held in the theater every year which attracts around thirty thousand people. With events already scheduled this year,…

Saenger Theatre closing doors for renovations

Once called the most modern theatre in the South, the historic Saenger Theatre in downtown Biloxi, built in 1929, is temporarily closing its doors to start renovations. The project is estimated to cost between $800,000 to more than one million…

New Youth Court Renovations in Biloxi

Renovations to eventually move the Harrison County Youth Courts to Biloxi are well underway. The old health building in downtown Biloxi will soon be the location of those new youth courts. Work to make that building able to house the…

Wiggins' New Police Station

After nearly two years of operating out of a cramped temporary space, the Wiggins Police Department will soon move into a brand new building to help them fight crime.