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Colonel Susan Hall, 14th Medical Group commander, unveils the sign reveiling the new name of the clinic Friday. The clinic was named after Major Thomas Kortiz, a former Air Force pilot-physician.  Major Koritz was a 1981 Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Distinguished Graduate. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Columbus AFB medical clinic renamed
Columbus AFB held a ceremony today renaming the base clinic in honor of Major Thomas Flagg Koritz, a former pilot-physician in the United States Air Force. Major Koritz was a medical doctor who joined the Air Force through Officer Training School, and graduated with Distinguished Graduate honors from pilot training at Columbus AFB in 1981. While in
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Default Air Force Logo Civil rights leader honored during luncheon
The BLAZE Team paid tribute to a great African-American leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Tuesday during a luncheon at the Columbus Club. As a key leader in the civil rights movement, Dr. King led 250,000 people in a peaceful march on Washington, D.C., and delivered his famous "I have a dream" speech to advocate equal treatment for people of all
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Colonel Dave Gerber, 14th Flying Training Wing commander, and Col. Jeff Dunn, 14th FTW vice commander, talk with John Correntti, CEO of SeverCorr, Thursday while touring the steel mill in Columbus, Miss. (U.S. Air Force photo by Bill Sherman) Taking a tour

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Default Air Force Logo CENTAF commander to visit CAFB
Lieutenant Gen. Gary North, U.S. Central Command Air Forces and 9th Air Force commander, will be the keynote speaker at the Base Community Council dinner hosted at the Columbus Club Thursday. General North is Commander, 9th Air Force and U.S. Central Command Air Forces, Shaw AFB, S.C. U.S. Central command comprises five wings in the eastern United
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Four members of the Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training Class 08-10 took home the Blazing Balls of O'Leary crud tournament trophy Friday night following the Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training class 08-04 assignment night. The members of the winning team are: 2nd Lt. Edward Leber, 2nd Lt. Mike Crew, 1st Lt. Erin Shay, 41st Flying Training Squadron, 2nd Lt. Mark Fattmann and 2nd Lt. Casey Fallon. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Craig Rasley)
We are the champions

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Colonel Dave Gerber, 14th Flying Training Wing commander, address the audience at the Town Hall Meeting Aug. 23 at the Columbus Club. Seen seated behind him are Gene Kinion, DynCorp division manager, Col. Susan Hall, 14th Medical Group commander, and Col. Mark Brown, 14th Mission Support Group commander. Issues such as school choice and housing privatization were discussed during the meeting. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Danielle Powell) A snapshot of 2007
Everyone has heard the old saying, "time flies when you are having fun." I'm not so sure it's because we are always having fun or because we are an extremely busy small base. Looking back over the past year, the 14th Flying Training Wing has definitely been busy, and it doesn't seem like another year has come and gone already. In January, the first
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2008
BLAZE Team members gathered Monday evening to sing Christmas carols at the tree lighting ceremony. Youth were then invited to visit with Santa Clause at the Chapel Annex. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Danielle Powell) Ceremony lights up holiday season
The lights are now gleaming on the large tree located outside of the 14th Flying Training Wing Headquarters building. Members of the BLAZE Team came together Monday night for the official tree lighting ceremony. Ryan McCalip, son of Maj. Randy McCalip, 14th Medical Operations Squadron, was the lucky youth to light the tree this year. The McCalip
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Senior Airman Hazel Butler, 14th Operations Support Squadron, serves a pie to Col. Jeff Dunn, 14th Flying Training Wing vice commander, Tuesday. Colonel Dunn was the lucky recipient of a pie due to the pie-in-the-face contest held by the Airman's Activity Council. Sonic Johnson, 14th FTW Public Affairs, and Diane Clardy, 14th FTW Protocol, also received pies Tuesday. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Danielle Powell) Serving up a pie

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Default Air Force Logo Testing under the Weighted Airman’s Promotion System program
Testing under the Weighted Airman's Promotion System can be stressful if Airmen do not take the time to prepare for the tests and plan for success. Although the unit training manager and the Military Personnel Flight are great resources to help understand the WAPS program, it is a personal responsibility to make sure Airmen know when they are
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The Columbus Club will be hosting a Membership Appreciation Night Thursday. Member Appreciation Night is set for 5 to 9 p.m. at the Columbus Club. The bull riding will be from 5 to 8 p.m., and a free western buffet will be served until 7 p.m. Drink specials and door prizes also will be offered. Adult club members and their spouses are welcome to
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