Local representatives visit the USS Roosevelt

Photo by Penny Randall
Aircrew prepare to launch a T-45C Goshawk off the deck of the USS Roosevelt Aug. 22. The group enjoyed watching as 11 student aviators from NAS Meridian completed their last step in qualifications to earn their "Wings of Gold." The aviators will be winged Sept. 19.

By Penny Randall
NAS Meridian Public Affairs Specialist

Unforgettable. Amazing. Overwhelming. Inspirational.

These are the one word sentiments of just a few of the distinguished visitors from Mississippi who recently spent 24 hours aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CNV 71) … Read more

Veterans Day and Harvest Fest planned by Chamber

From press reports

To warm up the waning days of fall and celebrate before winter, the Winston County Economic Development Partnership and Winston County Chamber will host its Inaugural Veterans Harvest Festival.

“We are extremely excited about the new festival … Read more

Gunn to visit for ideas tour

From press reports

For the third year in a row, Speaker of the House Philip Gunn will host a series of non-partisan town hall meetings around Mississippi for his MS Solutions—an Ideas Tour.

Speaker Gunn will make various stops around … Read more