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Default Air Force Logo BLAZE Team helps during Day to Care
Fourteen BLAZE Team members volunteered to assist the United Way in helping out the Columbus community during the Day to Care Thursday. This year's theme was "community matters." Day to Care engages people from the community into "hands-on" volunteer projects. The purpose of the event was to provide contributors the opportunity to get involved with
0 9/05
2007
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) Town hall meeting addresses hot issues
Over 100 BLAZE Team members came out to share their concerns and ask questions of the panel of wing leadership. Education and housing privatization were the main topics of discussion at the Town Hall meeting Aug. 23. The leadership panel members were Col. Dave Gerber, 14th Flying Training Wing commander; Col. Susan Hall, 14th Medical Group
0 8/29
2007
Default Air Force Logo Alternative views on ADHD
This article will present some alternative views of ADHD. As mentioned in the last article, these alternative views are intended to begin further discussion of behaviors that are frequently diagnosed as ADHD. It is my belief that looking at these children from a different angle may be necessary for those involved to better understand their
0 8/27
2007
The Blazing Balls of O'Leary trophy was up for grabs at the Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training 07-14 Assignment Night and Crud Tournament Friday. Members of the winning team include 2nd Lt. Murphey Morgan, 50th Flying Training Squadron, 1st Lt. Dustin Sanders, 14th Operations Support Squadron, Capt Eric Hutcheson, SUPT Class 08-09, and Capt. Matthew Edwards, 14th OSS. The winning team is seen here with Col. Dave Gerber, 14th Flying Training Wing commander. (U.S. Air Force Photo by 2nd Lt. Craig Rasley) Blazing Balls champs

0 8/27
2007
Default Air Force Logo Alabama aviators visit CAFB
Eleven Aliceville, Ala., representatives visited CAFB Friday to better familiarize themselves with the mission of the base. Two weeks ago a T-6 Texan II landed in Aliceville, Ala., to show local residents the newest Columbus AFB trainer. Nearly 250 people, which is about 10 percent of the population there, was in attendance to see the CAFB jet
0 8/22
2007
Major Gen. Mike Edwards, Adjutant General for Colorado National Guard, smiles with his son, 2nd Lt. James Edwards, after pinning his son's pilots wings on him at the graduation of Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training class 07-13 Aug. 17. General Edwards played a dual role in the graduation, he was the keynote speaker as well as the proud parent of one of the Air Force's newest pilots. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Danielle Powell) Father, son share passion for flying
One of the proudest days for a young Air Force officer is when they earn the aeronautical rating of pilot. That day was extra special for one Air Force officer Friday, as he received his wings from his father during the graduation ceremony for Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training class 07-13. Major Gen. Mike Edwards, Adjutant General for
0 8/22
2007
Default Air Force Logo BLAZE Race signups begin
There will be a BLAZE Race Sept. 21 starting at 7 a.m. at the Fitness Center to celebrate the 60/65 ceremony taking place at CAFB. During this race there will be a 5k, 10k and a 1.5 mile fun run. The first 60 participants to sign up and complete the 5k or 10k race will receive a free commemorative 60/65 t-shirt. Sign up sheets can be found at the
0 8/22
2007
Colonel Jeff Dunn, 14th Flying Training Wing vice commander, briefs the newest BLAZE Team members at the Newcomers Orientation Aug. 14 in Phillips Auditorium. This day-long orientation is for those new to Columbus AFB, in which they become better aquainted with the facilities and units on base. The next Newcomers Orientation will be Sept. 6 in Phillips Auditorium. For more information, call the Airman and Family Readiness Center at 434-2790. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kenn Brown) Welcome newest BLAZE Team members

0 8/20
2007
Default Air Force Logo CAFB to celebrate 60/65
By now, many of the BLAZE Team members may have heard talk about the 60/65 celebration but may not know exactly what that means. This year, the United States Air Force turns 60 years young. As we as a Service celebrate this birthday, locally at Columbus AFB also have another anniversary to celebrate. This is the 65th anniversary of Columbus AFB
0 8/15
2007
Default Air Force Logo Base residents provided with education options
This week, the city and county schools have agreed in spirit to allow base residents the choice to attend Columbus city schools or Caledonia schools. The timeline for implementation is the end of August. Lowndes County school district will be offering tours of Caledonia Elementary, Middle and High schools Monday. Lowndes County Schools will provide
0 8/15
2007
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