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  • CDC kids celebrate Charlie Brown classic

    Nicole Lewis, USO Programs Manager, reads “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” to children in the Child Development Center Oct 12, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The USO-led event was held to commemorate the book’s 50th anniversary. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew/Released)
  • Morning Call educates on base's mission

    James Hollingsworth, Keesler Federal Credit Union board of directors chairman, speaks to quarterly Biloxi Chamber of Commerce Morning Call attendees at the Bay Breeze Event Center Oct. 13, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Local business and community leaders attended the event to learn more about the Keesler mission and its Airmen. During the
  • Wing leaders kick off Fire Prevention Week

    A Keesler Fire Department glass sits on display at the 81st TRW headquarters building during the Fire Prevention Week kick off Oct. 11, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The weeklong event includes fire drills, literature hand-outs and stove fire demonstrations around the base and concludes with an open house at the fire department Oct. 15.
  • Celebrating 69 years: Keesler holds Air Force Ball

    Members of the Keesler Air Force Base Honor Guard perform a POW/MIA table ceremony during the Keesler Air Force Ball at the Imperial Palace Casino Sept. 24, 2016, Biloxi, Miss. The event was sponsored by the Air Force Association John C. Stennis Chapter #332 to celebrate the Air Force’s 69th birthday and the base’s 75th anniversary. (U.S. Air Force
  • Deepwater Horizon actors, director receive red carpet welcome

    Kurt Russell, Kate Hudson, Deepwater Horizon actors, and Peter Berg, Deepwater Horizon director, speak to movie-goers at the Welch Theater before the Deepwater Horizon movie screening Sept. 20, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Before the screening, Russell, Hudson and Berg took a short tour of the 81st Training Wing and 403rd Wing to meet
  • Academic ace

    U.S. Navy Seaman Stephen De Los Santos, Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit Keesler student, records wind measurements at the Weather Training Complex observatory Sept. 21, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. De Los Santos, from Houston, Texas, graduated with perfect scores in the weather training course. He heads to the 17th
  • Keesler Airmen recognize Air Force birthday

    Chief Master Sgt. Vegas Clark, 81st Training Wing command chief, speaks with 336th Training Squadron Airmen during Keesler’s Air Force birthday celebration in front of Vandenberg Hall Sept. 16, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event included a cake-cutting ceremony, music and food to celebrate the Air Force’s 69th birthday. (U.S. Air
  • Local high school Junior ROTC units participate in Diversity Outreach Day

    Cooper Simmons, St. Martin High School Junior ROTC student, wears a firefighter helmet during the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Diversity Outreach Day at the fuel cell hangar Sept. 16, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event consisted of nine Mississippi gulf coast high school Junior ROTC units and science students
  • Airmen run to remember

    Col. Michele Edmondson, 81st Training Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Vegas Clark, 81st TRW command chief, lead Keesler personnel in running the final lap during Keesler’s POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track Sept. 16, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. More than 400 Keesler personnel participated in the event, to
  • Keesler hosts Diversity Day

    An African figurine sits on display during Diversity Day at the Bay Breeze Event Center Sept. 13, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The cultural celebration included food sampling and information booths about countries around the world and other special emphasis groups. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)
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