News Search

Results:
Tag: Mississippi
Clear
  • Operation Hero educates children on deployment process

    Ruben Cerda, Jr., son of Ruben Cerda, 81st Force Support Squadron airman and family services flight chief, holds a dog tag during Operation Hero Oct. 15, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event was designed to help children better understand what their parents do when they deploy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue/Released)
  • 85th EIS promotes esprit de corps

    Tech. Sgt. Jamie Felkins and Staff Sgt. Tyler Crawford, 85th Engineering Installation Squadron cable and antenna maintainers, negotiate a tire obstacle course during the 85th EIS Combat Dining In at the 85th EIS compound Oct 7, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The combat dining-in is a military tradition which promotes good fellowship and
  • 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.
  • TIPP tips

    It’s that time of year – whether you’re going for a run, walking to your car or getting some fresh air during a break, it’s almost impossible to avoid the Gulf Coast’s summer heat and humidity. The 81st Aerospace Medicine Squadron’s Bioenvironmental Engineering Flight has created the Thermal Injury Prevention Program to help you beat the heat.
  • Retired CMSgt delivers leadership seminar

    Retired Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Brinkley speaks at a leadership and personal development seminar at the Welch Theater June 24, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. Brinkley, with more than 28 years of military experience, is delivering seminars highlighting leadership development, motivational speaking and team building to military members and
  • 81st Training Wing vice commander receives base immersion tour

    Col. C. Mike Smith, 81st Training Wing vice commander, walks to the air traffic control tower for a tour during an 81st Mission Support Group immersion tour June 24, 2016 on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The purpose of the tour was to become familiar with the group’s mission, operations and personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly
  • Keesler leadership attend Memorial Day Ceremony

    Airman 1st Class Brittany Harkins, Keesler Honor Guard member, plays taps during a Memorial Day Ceremony May 30, 2016, Biloxi, Miss. Local veterans, family members and Keesler Air Force Base personnel attended the event at the Biloxi National Cemetery to honor and remember the lives of fallen heroes of the U.S. military. (U.S. Air Force photo by
  • Keesler celebrates 30 years of Special Olympics Mississippi Summer Games

    Austin Seymour, Special Olympics athlete, is awarded the gold medal by Chief Master Sgt. Derek Fromenthal, 338th Training Squadron superintendent, for the 25 meter wheelchair race during the Special Olympics Mississippi Summer Games at the triangle track May 21, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. More than 700 athletes and 3,000 volunteers worked
  • Defenders honor National Police Week

    Elizabeth Doss, bagpipe player, plays taps during the 81st Security Forces Squadron Retreat Ceremony May 19, 2016, Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The ceremony was held during National Police Week, which recognizes the service of law enforcement men and women who put their lives at risk every day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
  • Keesler honors namesake with retreat ceremony

    Hundreds of Airmen assigned to Keesler Air Force Base lined Meadows Drive in formation as Keesler leadership, military retirees and local business and civic leaders gathered in front of the 81st Training Wing Headquarters Building during a 75th anniversary Lt. Keesler retreat ceremony May 13. The purpose of the ceremony was to honor the career and
RSS