seabee base

Less restrictions at the Seabee base to lead to economic boost

Military bases in South Mississippi have long been a mainstay and critical to our overall economy, especially during COVID shutdowns considering our local bases depend on the federal budget, which was already set, resulting in more stability for our…

St. Patrick’s Day on the Seabee Base

The Gulfport USO is in the St. Patrick’s Day spirit. On the Seabee Base in Gulfport, USO volunteers hosted a St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Celebration. Over 20 military families signed up for the drive-thru event, collecting free…

Change of Command Ceremony at Seabee Base

Today a Change of Command Ceremony was held at the Gulfport Seabee Base and this ceremony was unlike any other in the past due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Change of Command is a time-honored Seabee ceremony where leadership of…

Seabee employee dies from COVID-19 complications

The Naval Construction Battalion Center in Gulfport has released the identity of the employee that died due to COVID-19 complications. Mrs. Carol Jackson was a childcare worker at the Child Development Center at Stennis Space Center in Hancock County. Jackson…

NCBC Employee dies of COVID-19

NAVAL CONSTRUCTION BATTALION CENTER, Gulfport, MISS. – Mississippi Public Health Authorities have made the Naval Construction Battalion Center aware that one of our Navy civilian employee has passed away due to COVID-19 complications.   The employee self-identified as a high-risk…

New services for Gold Star Families

After making the ultimate sacrifice, the Gold Star Program is now looking to provide support for the families who made the ultimate sacrifice as well, after losing a loved one while on active duty. Here to tell us more is…

NCBC Renaissance Faire

Personnel stationed at the Seabee Base in Gulfport and their families took a trip back in time with a fun fair this weekend. Jousting, archery, and turkey legs were in high demand at the first-ever renaissance faire at the Naval…

Uber and Lyft now allowed on Seabee Base

Two of the most popular ride-sharing apps are now allowed on the Seabee Base. Uber and Lyft are now allowed on the Seabee Base for the first time starting today. Previously if someone living on base was to use a…

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…

Navy Lodge upgrades

The Navy Lodge in Gulfport is getting a face-lift. The lodge, located on the Seabee Base, will be undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation. News 25’s Kristen Anzuini has more.

‘Experience America Tour’ visits Seabee Base

For the past two days more than 35 foreign ambassadors have been on a tour of the Mississippi Gulf Coast as part of a program called ‘Experience America.’ This morning, the diplomats visited the Naval Construction Battalion Center in Gulfport.…

Fright Night at the Seabee Base

The Halloween festivities continue on the Gulf Coast. The Seabee Base in Gulfport has a night full of fright in store. News 25’s Jaylon Morris has more.

Ribbon Cutting for Naval Branch Health Clinic

A new 58,000 square foot Naval Branch Health Clinic opened their doors today in Gulfport. This new clinic will provide patient-centered health care for active duty service members, retirees, and their families. All care will be consolidated into one location…

Burpees for Breast Cancer Challenge

Fight the good fight, never give up: these two statements represent those in the battle against breast cancer. Participants at the Seabee Base in Gulfport tested their will power in the burpees for breast cancer awareness. For three years now,…