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  • Six 78th CPTS members win AFMC-level awards

    Six members of the 78th Comptroller Squadron took big honors in the fiscal 2006 AFMC Financial Management and Comptroller Annual Awards. "I am very proud of the great service that these folks as representatives of the squadron have accomplished," said Lt. Col. Kalwant Smagh, 78th CPTS commander.

  • 402nd MXW earns 2006 Maintenance Effectiveness Award

    The 402nd Maintenance Wing rounded out 2006 with yet another notch on the organization's award-winning record. The maintenance wing recently earned the 2006 Secretary of Defense Maintenance Effectiveness Award, by providing outstanding mission support to the warfighter with record production levels

  • Thinning out Robins pines brings brighter future to other resources

    Tree crews spent several days thinning out Robins pine stands, which will create revenue to help manage the remaining trees and protect less common resources on base such as the Longleaf Pine Reforestation Site. "It's partly about managing and monitoring the health of the forest here on base and

  • 3,000 employees to convert to NSPS

    After months of hearing about the National Security Personnel System, about 3,000 non-bargaining Robins employees will return to work Monday under the new system. The NSPS system, a new civilian employee compensation and management system, rewards workers based on their individual performance. The

  • Mission Possible: Software maintainers help warfighters achieve mission

    While the Joint STARS platform is celebrated for its ability to provide theater, ground and air commanders with real-time ground surveillance in support of attack operations the surveillance giant couldn't complete its mission without the support of the 116th Computer Systems Squadron. "The J-Stars

  • Reservist shares center stage with country music star

    Senior Master Sgt. Wendell Peacock is used to working behind the scenes. But his recent tour with the United Services Organization's Operation Season's Greetings landed him in the spotlight. Sergeant Peacock, chief of installation security in the Air Force Reserve Command's A7 Security Operations

  • 116th ACW receives Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

    The 116th Air Control Wing has been awarded the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award. The wing distinguished itself through exceptionally meritorious service from Aug. 31, 2004 to May 31, 2006. This is the thirteenth Outstanding Unit Award the 116th has won, the second since the wing became the first

  • Savannah River team arrives for VPP inspection, analysis

    A team of safety and health experts from the Savannah River nuclear power plant arrived Monday to begin a week of inspection and analysis here at Robins. The seven-member team, led by health and safety manager Philip Coretti, will tour facilities of the 402nd Maintenance Wing. The objective is to

  • Military working dogs train with local law enforcement

    For many who visited the Robins lemon lot Dec. 20, their curiosity was aroused as members of both the 78th Security Forces Squadron and the Warner Robins Police Department joined forces to test the noses of their K-9 officers. The training on the resale lot consisted of hiding different types of