Air Force leader headlines military salute

Air Force Secretary Michael Donley will be the featured speaker at the annual Salute to the Military on Oct. 23 at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center in Biloxi.

The annual event has been sponsored by the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce for 34 years. It honors local military personnel.

Donley is expected to be joined by U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker and U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo, both R-Miss., and commanders of coast military installations.