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  • Is it the flu or is it coronavirus?

    It is easy to feel vulnerable because of news about the coronavirus outbreak. The name of this disease is coronavirus disease 2019, abbreviated as COVID-19. The symptoms of influenza (flu) and coronavirus infection are similar, but these two illnesses are caused by different viruses. People with the flu may jump to the conclusion that they have been exposed to COVID-19. However, it is important to keep things in perspective and avoid needless worry.
  • Keesler revamps programs, processes to address housing concerns

    In an effort to improve management and oversight of Keesler Family Housing, leadership here outlined their plan to address resident’s concerns during two housing forums on March 18.These forums brought leadership from the base, resident advocate office, and Hunt together to outline the changes that will be made and to address questions or concerns
  • Arrive alive, don’t drink and drive

    Paul Ahlberg, 81st Medical Operations Squadron certified alcohol drug counselor, speaks to Airmen about alcohol awareness at the 81st Communications Squadron Dec. 19, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. December is impaired driving awareness month. More than 200 people were killed in the state of Mississippi last year in drunk driving
  • Halloween Safety Tips

    Halloween is right around the corner! Here are a few tips on how to stay safe while Trick or Treating.
  • AFSEC crash lab expands to include RPA

    The Air Force Safety Center added the remnants of an MQ-1 Predator remotely piloted aircraft to its crash lab training inventory here on Oct. 10.This addition expands the curriculum at AFSEC by providing students with a modernized hands-on lab for RPAs during the Aircraft Mishap Investigation Course."Future AMIC students will now not only learn
  • Stay safe during hurricane season

    In Mississippi, the official hurricane season is between June 1 and Nov. 30 each year, which makes it important to know what the different weather warnings mean and what precautions to take.As weather conditions change, the base will issue weather updates through the AtHoc notification system, ‘giant voice’, social media platforms and the base
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