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Default Air Force Logo 14th Medical Group introduces new PHA process
The 14th Medical Group strives to keep their patients healthy by delivering the right care, the right way, at the right time. This also means avoiding unnecessary appointments that have little benefit to the patient. That's why the way Active Duty Preventive Health Assessments are conducted is being changed. In the past during a patient's birth
0 4/12
2007
Default Air Force Logo 14th Medical Group pulls out unexpected victory
The intramural basketball championship game went down to the wire. Similar to a great boxing match, these teams went back and forth taking their opponents best shot. It took overtime, but the 14th Medical Group intramural basketball team was victorious over the DynCorp team 64-62. Due to an earlier loss to 14th MDG in this double-elimination
0 4/04
2007
Default Air Force Logo A purple experience: A camp helping children cope with deployments of family members
Deployments have become an integral part of every Airman's career. There are more Airmen deploying today than five years ago. As Airmen are 'spun up' for their deployment, what is being done for their children? It can be difficult for children to cope with a deployment. Luckily, the National Military Family Association has created a program, called
0 4/04
2007
Default Air Force Logo Same program, new opportunites
The next Heart Link social will be the first test run to present this program to spouses of new BLAZE Team members. The program will still be free for enlisted and officer spouses new to Columbus AFB or who are experiencing Air Force life for the first time, but the program will be presented in a more interactive session. "Although we have gotten
0 4/04
2007
Default Air Force Logo Former Chief Justice speaks at women’s history luncheon
There was a Women's History Luncheon Thursday at the Columbus Club to celebrate March being Women's History Month. Former Chief Justice of the Mississippi Supreme Court, Honorable Lenore Prather was the keynote speaker at the event. With the theme of the luncheon being "Generations of women moving history forward" the Women's History Month
0 4/04
2007
Default Air Force Logo A close eye on wildlife at Columbus AFB
You may have seen the USDA-1 truck driving around the airfield, base, or local roads and wonder "who is that guy and what is he doing?" The answer usually would be observing wildlife, and at Columbus AFB the United States Department of Agriculture-Wildlife Services program has been conducting this type of work for almost 4 years in an effort to
0 3/30
2007
Default Air Force Logo Volunteer awarded for helping international student pilots
The United Way of Lowndes County recently selected Ms. Sharon Garriga as volunteer of the year. Among her other volunteering activities, Ms. Garriga has had a significant impact on international students at Columbus AFB. In the interview below, Ms. Garriga explains her actions with the international student program and the impact on CAFB and the
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2007
Default Air Force Logo 19th Air Force leaders visit CAFB
Tuesday afternoon, Major Gen. Irving Halter, commander of the 19th Air Force, arrived at CAFB. He traveled from 19th Air Force Headquarters, Randolph AFB Texas, General Halter was accompanied by his wife, Mrs. Judy Halter, the 19th Air Force Command Chief, Chief Master Sergeant Robert Tappana, and his aide, Major Timothy Reutiman. Upon their
0 3/30
2007
Colonel Dave Gerber, 14th Flying Training Wing commander, wishes Happy Irby a happy birthday in the Happy Lounge of the Columbus Club.  Columbus Air Force Base officials helped him celebrated his 92nd birthday March 27. Happy happy birthday

0 3/28
2007
Tech. Sgt. Kimona Woodard, 14th Medical Support Squadron, was surprised by Col. Mark Baker, 14th Flying Training Wing Vice Commander, with a Stripes to Exceptional Performers promotion Monday at the 14th Medical Group clinic. She was promoted in front of the entire 14th Medical Group during what she believed was a brief on an upcoming exercise. STEP it up

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2007
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