Members of the 5th Combat Communications Group from Robins Air Force Base are sending five semis, two passenger vans and a fuel truck of supplies and personnel to Tyndall Air Force Base to help recovery efforts from Hurricane Michael.
Col. Matthew Smith, commander of the Georgia Army National Guard’s 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team headquartered in Macon, Ga., says its still a dangerous environment for troops expected to deploy there.
Gold Star widow Sarah Schaaff received a new home in Barnesville, GA, from the Tunnels to Towers Foundation on Tuesday, Sept. 11 to support her family after her husband, Marine Cpl. Collin Schaaff, died in the line of duty.
Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Allen Bolyard, 42, of Thornton, West Va., died of small arms fire while supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel as a member of the 3rd Squadron, 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade
Crawford Hicks flew on a B-17 bomber in Atlanta, Ga., on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, 74 years after the B-17 he piloted in World War II went down over Germany. The Museum of Aviation paid for volunteers to fly.
U.S. Sen. David Perdue introduces retired Maj. Gen. Robert McMahon during his confirmation hearing Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in front of the Senate Armed Services Committee. McMahon is nominated to be assistant secretary of sustainment.
Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert McMahon, former commander of the Warner Robins Air Logistics Center at Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins, Ga., was nominated as assistant secretary of defense for sustaintment.
Representatives of OASIS, a government contracting program blamed for job losses in Warner Robins, Georgia, told defense industry representatives the program is a success and will expand opportunities for small businesses.
U.S. Sen. David Perdue, a Georgia Republican, said the compromise he supported that ended funding for new J-STARS planes is better for Robins Air Force Base as it protects the planes for a decade and establishes a new mission.
An agreement between the members of the U.S. House and Senate kills a plan to buy new planes for the J-STARS mission at Robins Air Force Base in Georgia, and U.S. Rep. Austin Scott faults U.S. Sen. David Perdue.
The federal government touts One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) as a way to streamline purchasing, but some think it has cost jobs in Warner Robins, Ga, by putting small businesses at a disadvantage.
The Georgia Veterans Education Career Transition Resource Center (VECTR) in Warner Robins provides services and programs for veterans, spouses and dependents. It helps veterans transition from active duty military.