News Search

News Comments Updated
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ... 448
Shawn Ahern, DNP Inc. electrician, bends a piece of conduit at the McBride Commons Jan. 6, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The McBride Commons renovation project will transition the former base library into a common area which will include a children’s library, computer stations, engraving, framing, marketing and print shops and a full kitchen. The nine-month project is expected to be complete by May 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue) McBride Commons renovations: progress continues
Shawn Ahern, DNP Inc. electrician, bends a piece of conduit at the McBride Commons Jan. 6, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The McBride Commons renovation project will transition the former base library into a common area which will include a children’s library, computer stations, engraving, framing, marketing and print shops and a full
0 1/11
2017
The holiday season has come and gone and while some people are reminded of the passing holidays with photos, new clothes in their closets and toys laying on the living room floor, others are reminded with their credit card statement. The Airman & Family Readiness Center and Military and Family Life Counseling program have personal financial counselors available to help Dragons establish a plan of action to reach their debt reduction and saving goals. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Tammie Moore) 
PFC offers free budgeting services
The holiday season has come and gone, and while some people are reminded of the passing holidays with photos, new clothes in their closets and toys laying on the living room floor, others are reminded with their credit card statement. “When January arrives and the bills start rolling in, panic typically tends to ensue,” said Rose Janosik, Keesler
0 1/09
2017
Colten Parkison, son of U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Parkison, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 11 builder, Gulfport, Miss., visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus during Keesler’s annual Christmas in the Park celebration at Marina Park Dec. 1, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event, hosted by Outdoor Recreation, included a tree lighting ceremony, tour train rides, and cookie and ornament decorating. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue) Team Keesler rounds out 2016
Keesler Airmen had an amazing and busy 2016. Check out some of our best photos from throughout the year!
0 1/04
2017
Barbara Walker, 335th Training Squadron training specialist, and Staff Sgt. Leanne Kirk, 81st Medical Group medical administrator, examine Christmas tree ornaments at the Armed Forces Retirement Home Dec. 29, 2016, Gulfport, Miss. Keesler Air Force Base personnel donated and delivered more than 66 gifts to residents at the home through the Adopt A Veteran program. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue) The gift of giving continues
Barbara Walker, 335th Training Squadron training specialist, and Staff Sgt. Leanne Kirk, 81st Medical Group medical administrator, examine Christmas tree ornaments at the Armed Forces Retirement Home Dec. 29, 2016, Gulfport, Miss. Keesler Air Force Base personnel donated and delivered more than 66 gifts to residents at the home through the Adopt A
0 12/29
2016
A promotion certificate for Senior Master Sgt. Larry Jackson, 81st Operations Support Flight superintendent, sits on display at the air traffic control tower Dec. 14, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Base leadership visited the work centers of three Keesler senior NCOs to recognize and congratulate them for their selection to join the top 1 percent of the Air Force’s enlisted force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue) Keesler congratulates Chief Master Sergeant selects
A promotion certificate for Senior Master Sgt. Larry Jackson, 81st Operations Support Flight superintendent, sits on display at the air traffic control tower Dec. 14, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Base leadership visited the work centers of three Keesler senior NCOs to recognize and congratulate them for their selection to join the top 1
0 12/29
2016
Staff Sgt. Anthony O’Conner-Geiling, 81st Training Wing honor guardsman, holds a folded U.S. flag Nov. 28, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. O’Conner-Geiling has spent five years on base honor guard units at Hill AFB, Utah, and Keesler, performing the duties of a ceremonial guardsman. He has participated in more than 280 details over a combined 213,000 square miles, covering two-thirds of Utah, southern Idaho, eastern Nevada, western Wyoming, southern Mississippi and southern Louisiana. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Holly Mansfield) Ceremonial guardsman honors families, flag
The U.S. flag is known to represent many different ideas and values like freedom, liberty and the American dream. However, when the flag is folded and handed to a loved one during a funeral, it can create entirely new feelings for both the receiver and giver.Staff Sgt. Anthony O’Conner-Geiling, Keesler Honor Guard charlie flight NCO in charge,
0 12/29
2016
Default Air Force Logo Planning a safe winter holiday season
Although Keesler Air Force Base generally isn’t impacted by winter weather, as many members of Team Keesler travel, celebrate and decorate during the holiday season, it’s important to be aware of the possible risks the holiday season may bring with it. The 81st Training Wing Safety Office has a few tips for travel, decorating and general holiday
0 12/23
2016
A new addition to the Bay Breeze Golf Course is helping make the game of golf more enjoyable and rewarding for novice and experienced players. Power Tees, an automated ball teeing system, aims to help regular golfers improve their game and swing and to attract young golfers to the course. (Photo courtesy of 81st Force Support Squadron) New golf course tees making driving range simple, fun
A new addition to the Bay Breeze Golf Course is helping make the game of golf more enjoyable and rewarding for novice and experienced players.  Power Tees, an automated ball teeing system, aims to help regular golfers improve their game, swing and to attract young golfers to the course.  Keesler is one of only two courses across the Air Force
0 12/21
2016
U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Melchizedek “Kato” Martinez (center) and two of his children, Kianni (left) and Kimo (right) pose for a photo after an extensive rehabilitation session at the Center for the Intrepid at Joint Base San Antonio- Fort Sam Houston, Texas, Dec. 7, 2016. During the Brussels Airport bombing March 22, 2016, that tragically killed his wife and injured him and his children, Kato and his children have faced a long road to recovery with determination and resiliency. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chip Pons) Life after loss: One Air Force family’s journey to recovery
Nine months ago, Air Force Lt. Col. Melchizedek “Kato” Martinez, a career tactical communications officer, was welcomed home from another combat deployment, a constant in the Martinez family. His wife, Gail, along with their four children, had planned a family retreat to their second home, the one place that, no matter what was going on within
0 12/15
2016
Family members and 81st Training Group leadership  pose for a photo with toy donations after a 5K “Toys for Tots” run, Dec. 11, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The 5K run supported the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program, which collects and distributes toys in the community.  (U.S. Air Force Photo by Andre’ Askew) 81st Training Group 5K “Toys for Tots” run
Family members and 81st Training Group leadership pose for a photo with toy donations after a 5K “Toys for Tots” run, Dec. 11, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The 5K run supported the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program, which collects and distributes toys in the community. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Andre’ Askew)
0 12/14
2016
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ... 448
RSS