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  • IDS desktop icon puts help a click away

    Getting assistance from Robins' helping agencies will soon be as easy as clicking on a computer desktop icon. The "You Matter" icon is expected to appear on most base computer screens today. Computer users who don't receive the icon, or who want to view it from off base can still get access by

  • Making the mold: New machine to save time, money

    The 573rd Commodities Maintenance Squadron now possesses a brand new plastic thermo forming machine in Bldg. 670 that will enhance the composites shop's future capabilities. The $28,500 machine arrived at Robins several weeks ago. While the machine is still being prepared for use, F-15 glare shield

  • DLA services still taking it in, dishing it out after merger

    The Robins DLA Disposition / Distribution Services houses a little bit of everything - somewhat of a military "picker's" one-stop paradise. And now the Defense Logistics Agency looks for these organizations to become more efficient in its duties of getting rid of excess government property following

  • Program supports crucial services for base

    A contract was awarded May 22 to Good Vocations of Macon to cover the next five years of custodial service for a maximum value of $24.5 million. At Robins, custodial services are performed by individuals with disabilities who have trained for the job skills needed to successfully do their work

  • Robins pitmaster wins AF BBQ competition

    Few things bring folks together like barbeque, and few people can throw down on the pit like Tech. Sgt. Todd Houghton. Though many cooks claim to have mastered the honored craft, Houghton, a 116th aircraft structural mechanic, is not just blowing smoke, having recently been selected to compete at

  • Warmer weather brings some of Team Robins out of their shells

    As you're out and about on base, you may come across a few turtles on the road or on dry land. There are at least nine turtle species which dwell in lakes, ponds, streams and marsh habitats on base, according to Bob Sargent, Robins' natural resources manager and wildlife biologist. Sometimes you may

  • Give 'em a hand!

    A big round of applause is in order for Robins' newest master sergeants! They are:5th CCG Candace BensonCasey HyltonLynetta Jackson Mark Johnson Joseph Menendez Sami Naja Wayne SutherlandWRALC Julian Nettles AFLCMC Aaron Bickel Roger Englehart Michael Lott461st ACW Donna BickelJason Cannon Ellis

  • Need help? Start here

    As the song says, "Everybody hurts sometimes." But no matter the struggle, all of Team Robins need to be aware that they are far from alone, and that help is available here. Counseling and other solutions involving everything from suicide prevention to substance abuse are formulated by an Integrated

  • 101 Critical Days: Summer’s on the way; remember safety

    Summer is just about here. Soon it will be time to rev up the engines for long road trips on the motorcycle, summer travel with the family, and increased boating and recreational activities. With all of that increased activity comes the potential for additional hazards and risk to personal safety.