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  • Columbus AFB to celebrate Air Force Birthday

    Columbus Air Force Base will celebrate the Air Force’s 70 years of excellence during this year’s Air Force Birthday Ball. This year’s ball will start at 6 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Trotter Convention Center in Columbus, Mississippi.
  • AF selects 14,181 for promotion to staff sergeant

    Air Force officials have selected 14,181 senior airmen for promotion to staff sergeant out of 32,006 eligible, a selection rate of 44.31 percent.The staff sergeant promotion list will be available on the Air Force Portal and myPers Aug. 24, at 8 a.m. CDT. Airmen will also be able to access their score notices on the virtual Military Personnel
  • Preventive Health Month: Add life to your years

    Do you want to add years to your life; or life to your years?
  • Tennessee Supreme Court justice shares father’s POW story, the importance of remembrance

    Children of three World War II prisoners of war gathered during a Base Community Council luncheon Aug. 11 at the Club on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi; and Justice Sharon Lee, from the Tennessee Supreme Court, shared her father’s story and how it intertwined with the other two POWs.
  • Viewing the solar eclipse: 5 things to know

    Fellow BLAZE Team members, on Aug. 21 a perfect lineup of the sun, moon and Earth will be visible across North America from coast to coast for the first time in 38 years. One of the grandest and most fleeting natural spectacles known to humanity, this total solar eclipse is predicted to be the most viewed ever. Here are five things for Airmen and families to know for a safe viewing experience:
  • Autocross comes to Columbus AFB

    Seventeen autocross drivers from the Columbus, Mississippi, surrounding communities and states competed in several categories for fastest times on the flightline at Columbus Air Force Base Aug. 12-13.
  • Gosney reveals Economic Impact Report at BCC luncheon

    Col. Douglas Gosney, 14th Flying Training Wing Commander, presented the fiscal year 2016 Economic Impact Report to the Base Community Council Aug. 11 during a luncheon at the Club on Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi.
  • Majkowski assumes command of 14th Medical Group

    Col. Douglas Gosney, 14th Flying Training Wing Commander, passes the 14th Medical Group guidon to Col. Guy Majkowski, the new 14th MDG Commander. Majkowski's was the Commander of the 48th Medical Operations Squadron at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, United Kingdom. (U.S. Air Force photo by Sharon Ybarra)
  • Dedicated financial counselor available to Airmen, families, units

    Airmen earn a paycheck about every two weeks for their military service, and just like anyone else, they can fall victim to bad budgeting and financial habits.
  • Team BLAZE says goodbye to summer at End of Summer Bash

    The Columbus Air Force Base community met at Freedom Park to celebrate the End of Summer Bash Aug. 4.