Tag: U.S. Air Force
  • Airman counters life's jabs

    God. Family. Boxing. That’s all that matters. But, life’s unpredictable ups and downs often test people in ways that shake the foundations that give them peace.
  • Jumpmaster earns senior-rated star

    A member of the 820th Base Defense Group earned his senior-rated parachutist badge Oct. 3 at the Lee Fulp drop zone in Tifton, Georgia, joining the ranks of experienced jumpmasters within the Air Force.
  • Violence Prevention: Speak up, stand up

    The 23rd Wing hosted Moody’s first Violence Prevention Awareness Event Oct. 4, recognizing suicide prevention, drug abuse, stalking awareness, and domestic violence prevention.
  • ‘Riggers’ ensure Airmen's safety

    The 820th Combat Operations Squadron’s four-person shop of parachute riggers are responsible for ensuring every 820th Base Defense Group parachute is serviceable, while also ensuring ground safety at the drop zone.
  • Moody holds 'Alpha Warrior' prequalifiers

    Airmen began battling for the title of “Alpha Warrior” Sept. 27, continuing through Oct. 6
  • 911: 'When in doubt, ring it out'

    Three numbers: 911 -- that’s all one needs to remember.
  • 23rd Wing keeps 'Hawgs' clean, serviceable, ready for mission

    The 23rd Wing’s A-10C Thunderbolt IIs, also known as “Hawgs,” are subject to an assortment of scheduled maintenance appointments, to include washes, every 180 days or approximately 1,000 flying hours.
  • Commentary: Be memorable, inspire future generations

    Staff Sgts. Stan Mason, Charlie Jefferson, Doc Lawrence, and Master Sgt. Kenneth G. Webb: none of you know these individuals, but their legacy and efforts as supervisors are evident. These NCOs were my very first influences in the Air Force and the reason I am wearing these chevrons today.
  • Emergency exercise tests Moody’s capabilities

    The 23rd Wing Inspection Team held an emergency response exercise Aug. 22 to inspect the recovery phase of an active-shooter situation.
  • Emerge, Leadership Moody 2018 kicks off

    The 2018 Emerge Moody and Leadership Moody courses began Aug. 18 with an initial meeting and team building rope course at Valdosta State University, Georgia.