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U.S. Navy celebrates its 245th birthday

Today marks the U.S. Navy’s 245th birthday and sailors are reflecting on what the big day means to them. The theme for this year’s birthday...

President Trump tweets he has instructed the U.S. Navy to “shoot down and destroy” Iranian boats

President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday morning that he has instructed the US Navy to "shoot down and destroy any and all Iranian gunboats" that harass...

‘Tripoli’ delivered to the U.S. Navy

The ‘Tripoli’ will be commissioned later this year before docking at its homeport in San Diego. This amphibious assault ship was delivered to the U.S....

U.S. Navy celebrating 244th birthday

October is a very busy month, especially for celebrations. This weekend could be the biggest. On October 13th, the Navy will celebrate its 244th birthday. Here...

Ingalls awarded $5.1 billion contract

Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula has been awarded a $5.1 billion contract for construction of six Arleigh Burke class flight III destroyers for the U.S...

Happy 242nd Birthday Navy

Today marks a special day for U.S. Navy sailors around the world including at the Seabee Base. The 242nd birthday of the U.S. Navy was...

Defense bill could bring work to Ingalls

U.S. Senator Thad Cochran says an agreement on a final defense appropriations bill would increase funding for new ships for the U.S. Navy that...

Ingalls Receives $618 Million Grant

Ingalls Shipbuilding Division has received a $618 million contract modification to fund construction of a guided missile destroyer for the U.S. Navy. The ship is...

Stennis Space Center Has Big Plans for the Future

State officials from Mississippi and Louisiana had breakfast at the Infinity Science Center Thursday morning to hear about the future of the space center and its local impact.

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Mississippi Power receives Emergency Recovery Award following response to historic hurricane season

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Mississippi Aquarium receives ConventionSouth’s “Top New or Renovated Meeting Site” Award

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Senate confirms Biden 1st Cabinet pick as Democrats control majority

The Senate is now split 50-50, with Vice President Kamala Harris as a potential tie-breaking vote.