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  • Earth Day events expected to educate youth

    Columbus AFB will be hosting the sixth annual Earth Day Educational Fair/Arbor Day Ceremony April 15. This event will take place at Freedom Park from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. CAFB is expecting over 500 4th grade students from City of Columbus and Lowndes County Schools. All base home schooled children are also invited to attend. Students will rotate
  • From crop duster to crowd pleaser

    Mississippi native Capt. George Clifford returned to the Magnolia State March 28 to perform at the Wings over Meridian Air Show. "Its great being back in Mississippi and a great way to get the season started," Captain Clifford said "I had the opportunity to get some of my family out to see the show." Captain Clifford's aerial ambitions began at a
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  • OSI agent awarded medals

    An Air Force Office of Special Investigations special agent received three medals March 20 for his actions while deployed in support of the global war on terrorism. Special Agent Jac Christiansen was awarded a Bronze Star, a Purple Heart and the Combat Action Medal while assigned to an Air Force and Marine unit in the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing
  • Automated Housing Referral Network: AHRN.com

    Everybody knows it's difficult to find good housing from across the nation or sometimes from across town. It's an old story that has a new ending: The Columbus AFB Housing Welcome Center is implementing a new internet-based housing referral system to overcome that problem. It's www.ahrn.com. AHRN.com is a nationwide, joint service, DoD-sponsored
  • Green procurement hits Columbus

    Columbus AFB spent more than $2 million dollars for goods and services in Fiscal Year 2007. With all this purchasing power we have a tremendous opportunity to be good stewards of the environment by choosing "green products". When someone purchases JWOD/AbilityOne products, they are assured compliance with Executive Order 13423 "Strengthening
  • Women's vision portrayed through the arts

    The Women's History Month committee hosted a brunch focused on women's artistic ability and vision for more than 60 guests at the Columbus Club Saturday. The theme for this years Women History month is Women's Art, Women's Vision and this was showcased in several ways Saturday. The guest speaker for the event was Dr. Claudia A. Limbert, the