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Default Air Force Logo Total person concept: New EPR changes in effect
Airmen not pursuing higher education nor passing their physical fitness test should have cause for concern now that the enlisted performance report changes are taking effect. Senior leaders are now putting more emphasis on the total person concept, bringing volunteerism, education and fitness to the forefront. The most significant change is the
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2007
MANAS AIR BASE, Kyrgyzstan - Master Sgt. Mark Grim helps one of the boys up the slide during a visit to the Umut-Nadjeshda Children's Rehabilitation Center in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Aug. 22.  Sgt. Grim is a member of the 4th Services Squadron at Seymour Johnson AFB, N.C., is currently deployed to the 376th Expeditionary Services Squadron at Manas AB, Kyrgyzstan.  (Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Les Waters) Deployed Team Seymour Airmen make difference

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2007
Default Air Force Logo Humanitarian exercise provides real health care to Peru
The 4th Medical Group is deploying to Peru on a medical humanitarian mission Aug. 31 through Sept. 14. The mission is a Medical Readiness Training Exercise in which the group will provide real-world care to Peruvians. Not only will this mission provide a valuable readiness training opportunity and provide much needed healthcare to those in need,
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2007
Default Air Force Logo New utility uniform ready for wear
The Airmen Battle Uniform has been tested and is ready to be worn by Airmen at home and abroad. The ABU is a wash and wear item, ironing and starching are strictly prohibited. According to the Air Force Uniform Program Portal Page, starching the ABU makes it more brittle and reduces its life expectancy. Starching can also ruin the near-infrared
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Moto course keeps Seymour on two wheels
Air Combat Command and the 4th Fighter Wing have a long standing tradition of instilling motorcycle safety awareness. Members of Team Seymour who ride or are interested in riding a motorcycle are required to attend the motorcycle safety foundation course here. There are two separate courses available, the basic rider course and the experienced
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2007
SEYMOUR JOHNSON AIR FORCE BASE, N.C. - Jalesia Claxton, Daijha Spain, Monica Mack, and Tiaesha Morgan,(from left to right) participants in the summer long Environmental Summer Club held weekly at the Youth Center on August 15. 4 Civil Engineering Squadron Environmental Management Flight partnered with the Wayne County Recycling Coordinator and the 4 Services Squadron Youth Center to develop and lead a Summer Environmental Club for 9- to 12-year-old base youth.(US Air Force photo by Airman First Class Ciara Wymbs) Environmental Club turns youth into BEASTs
"Are you an environmental BEAST?" That was the question asked during this summer's Environmental Club held at the youth center on base. The BEAST acronym stands for: B - Buy and use recycled and bio-based items E - Encourage family and friends to "Think Green" A - Act to protect land, air, water and animals S - Sort recyclable materials as required
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Reserve changes rules to require technicians to wear uniforms fulltime
When people visit an Air Force Reserve Command unit during the week in the coming months, they are likely to see more people in military uniforms. The Air Force changed three of its instructions Aug. 7 to require all air reserve technicians to wear military uniforms rather than civilian clothes while working in civilian status. ARTs are full-time
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2007
Default Air Force Logo EMS Airmen revamp bomb dump
It may be called a dump, but the Airmen working in the munitions storage area have been pouring their energy into restoring an area of the base affectionately referred to as the bomb dump. The project was started in June 2006 after it was discovered that a leak in the roof of the conventional maintenance building was creating mold, which affected
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Fitness for Life Education Day kicks off with “Remote Control”
Fitness for Life Education Day kicks off with the interactive play "Remote Control" August 22 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the base theater. "'Remote Control' is a theatrical performance that will explore issues of sexual assault prevention and how Airmen can become good wingmen by intervening to prevent violence," said Nancy Pike, 4th Fighter Wing sexual
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2007
Default Air Force Logo Retirees uphold American tradition through volunteerism
Volunteering is an America tradition. Military retirees, spouses and active-duty Airmen's commitment to serving others through volunteerism unite them with families, neighbors, communities and their Nation. Retired Col. Ray Kleber and retired Senior Master Sgt. Louis Hiedelmeier are local volunteers for the retiree activities office and two of six
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2007
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